LATAM Indie Games Awarded in GDC week at San Francisco

By Juan Carlos Mariño (redactor at Latam VGF) Last week, the city of San Francisco was filled with veteran and newcomer developer talents from all around the world participating in talks, workshops and meetings at the Game Developers Conference , Game Connection America and The Big Indie Pitch from Pocket Gamer events. These venues offer a… Continue reading LATAM Indie Games Awarded in GDC week at San Francisco

Peru based LEAP Game Studios’ most recent project was successfully funded on Kickstarter

By Juan Carlos Mariño Peru based LEAP Game Studios’ most recent project was successfully funded on Kickstarter, gathering 55.395 USD, 58% more money above the initial funding objective of 35.000 USD. “Amazon folklore speaks of a deadly creature that wanders the rainforest. A being of no discernible shape that confronts people with their inner selves,… Continue reading Peru based LEAP Game Studios’ most recent project was successfully funded on Kickstarter

The representation of the Latam industry on the Game Awards

By Juan Carlos Mariño -Latam Video Games Federation- Last December’s edition of The Video Game Awards was an excellent showcasing for talent and hard work poured into 2018’s best videogames. Among the nominated and the awarded, stood Celeste, a pixel art platform game from developer Matt Makes Games which counted with the participation of MiniBoss,… Continue reading The representation of the Latam industry on the Game Awards

EL SALVADOR LEAVES ITS MARK ON PLAYSTATION 4 AND XBOX ONE

In 2017 Ludus Games, a video game firm that helps 'indie dev partners do business'*(1), made a Salvadorean title available to Playstation 4 and Xbox One users. For 2019, they are planning to introduce the first Central American game ever seen on a Nintendo platform. 'Stereo Aereo' is an action game that draws its inspiration… Continue reading EL SALVADOR LEAVES ITS MARK ON PLAYSTATION 4 AND XBOX ONE

From Uruguay: ‘Kingdom Rush Vengeance’ From Ironhide Game Studio Is Up for Pre-order on iOS and Android and the Release Date Has Been Confirmed

Via Touch Arcade: Kingdom Rush Vengeance () from Ironhide Game Studio is the fourth Kingdom Rushgame. If you’ve never played the franchise before or heard of it, check out Kingdom Rush (Free), Kingdom Rush Frontiers ($1.99), and Kingdom Rush Origins ($2.99). Vez’nan is back with Kingdom Rush Vengeance. Watch the new trailer for the fourth Kingdom Rush game here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hTdWNCxofTc The new trailer above and the screenshots on… Continue reading From Uruguay: ‘Kingdom Rush Vengeance’ From Ironhide Game Studio Is Up for Pre-order on iOS and Android and the Release Date Has Been Confirmed

NGD Studios applies 16 years of indie success to publishing with Hellbound

Via VentureBeat by @JASON_WILSON NGD Studios has been making games in Argentina for 16 years. Now it wants to help a fellow Argentinian gamemaker bring their debut effort to the market. Today, NGD announced it’s publishing Saibot Studios’ Hellbound, a 1990s-style first-person shooter that’s a bit of an homage to Doom and Quake. It’s about dealing death to demons. NGD… Continue reading NGD Studios applies 16 years of indie success to publishing with Hellbound