Andreas Zecher

Founder of Pixelate and Community Manager at Spaces Of Play. Works and lives in Stockholm, Sweden.
Posts by Andreas Zecher:

Depict1 [Games, Flash]

The team behind the IGF nominated game Snapshot Retro Affect just released a Flash version of their platform puzzler Depict1. It was originally created with Game Maker for the Global Game Jam 2010 and perfectly captured the game jam’s theme “deception”. A voice is guiding you through the game world, but constantly giving false advise […]

08/08/2010 in Flash&Games
Kung Fu Romance

No More Sweden 2010 [Games, Events]

This years No More Sweden game jam took place in Skövde last weekend and encouraged people to both make a game in two days, but also to demo the games they are currently working on. I really liked the new format – it was great to see what everyone is working on. We gave two […]

14/07/2010 in Events&Games

The Culture of Game Jams [Games]

Game jams here in Europe are this weird thing. You meet up with people to develop a game in a really short time, usually something between 24 and 72 hours. Most jams have a theme that the games should be about. It’s either something very open or something very silly. I attended three game jams […]

19/06/2010 in Games

Flixel 2 Tutorial [Flash, Tutorials, Games]

In this tutorial, I’ll explain how to develop a very simple Defender-style game using the open-source Flixel 2 game library for Flash. Flixel was written by Adam Saltsman and extracted from a couple of his own Flash games, including Gravity Hook, Fathom and Canabalt. There is also an iPhone version lurking around the corner, which […]

05/04/2010 in Featured&Flash&Games&Tutorials