The indie world

Here is a selection of studios and websites we like related to the independent video game universe. This list is, of course, not exhaustive and will grow through time.

Swing swing Submarine

A french indie studio composed of two talented guys. They gave birth to Blocks That Matter a clever and original game mixing platform and puzzle game mechanics.
www.swingswingsubmarine.com

Team Meat

The emblematic indie studio that created Super Meat Boy.
www.supermeatboy.com

Indie Games

A web blog where a lot of articles and interviews are posted related to the indie game scene.
www.indiegames.com

2D Boy

They gave birth to World of Goo, they are probably one of the most forward looking indie studio.
www.2dboy.com

Vincent Pavone

He is a talented french composer, he is skillful in a lot of music genres and yet he has his unique style. He composed several music for Hexodius, and you will certainly hear his work in other games.
www.vincentpavone.com

Tools

Here is a quick look at the freeware we use to build our games or this website.

Blender

Blender is an open source 3D software, we use it to create all our 3D assets. This software has improved a lot through the years and offers now tons of possibilities.
www.blender.org

Flat Red Ball

Flat red Ball is a freeware game engine based on XNA Framework, it also includes editing tools. This engine is dedicated to 2.5D games, we use it on our first project.
www.flatredball.com

WordPress

WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and content management system (CMS) powered by PHP and MySQL. It has been used to create this website, and we use it daily to easily manage our blog. WordPress is currently the most popular CMS used on the Internet.
wordpress.org