RPGWatch Feature - Aeon of Sands Indie Showcase Interview - RPGWatch Forums
|
Your donations keep RPGWatch running!
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » RPGWatch Feature - Aeon of Sands Indie Showcase Interview

Default RPGWatch Feature - Aeon of Sands Indie Showcase Interview

March 26th, 2019, 23:41
Forgottenlor chatted with the developers of Aeons of Sands: The Trail, for the Indie Showcase series of interviews.

RPGWatch: Tell us a little about your background and experience?

Florian is a Software Architect and Software Developer and responsible for technical direction, game-mechanics and programming.

I (Marco) am a draftsman and illustrator by trade and a social narrative artist; I'm responsible for game direction, story, visuals, testing and audio editing.

RPGWatch: How long did it take you to develop your game?

6.5 years, and we're still going, with post-release support.

Concept and engine prototyping from 2012 to 2014, plus six months for the first draft of the game's story (the bulk was more than 80,000 words, and it grew ever since).Then 3 years of production: all the graphics and mechanics, and a lot of testing and polishing.
More information.
--
In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move. Douglas Adams
There are no facts, only interpretations. Nietzsche
Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go. Oscar Wilde
Myrthos is offline

Myrthos

Myrthos's Avatar
Cave Canem
Administrator
RPGWatch Team

#1

Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Netherlands
Posts: 9,253
Mentioned: 82 Post(s)

Default 

March 27th, 2019, 00:15
Another game I have to play - thanks!
HiddenX is offline

HiddenX

HiddenX's Avatar
The Elder Spy
RPGWatch Team
RPGWatch Donor
Original Sin 1 & 2 Donor

#2

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: NRW/Germany
Posts: 11,768
Mentioned: 43 Post(s)

Default 

March 27th, 2019, 15:50
By the way thanks to Kordanor for writing the last of our interview questions. Corwin also contributed as many of the Indie forum interview questions as I did, so I wanted to officially thank him as well.
forgottenlor is offline

forgottenlor

forgottenlor's Avatar
Font of Useless Knowledge
RPGWatch Team
RPGWatch Donor

#3

Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Vienna, Austria
Posts: 2,159
Mentioned: 40 Post(s)
+1:

Default 

March 28th, 2019, 16:00
I like the look of this game. Kind of like a Dark Suns vibe.
--
"From knowledge springs Power, just as weakness stems from Ignorance."
Hastar is offline

Hastar

Hastar's Avatar
Unspeakable
RPGWatch Donor

#4

Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Wolf Light Woods
Posts: 1,836
Mentioned: 13 Post(s)

Default 

July 31st, 2019, 12:24
Aeon of Sands has been divisive: who hated it, who loved it.

Is this a RPG? An adventure? A pile of misshapen and stinky clothes from years ago? A simply odd and good game?

Who knows!? Who cares!?

The point is: any frustration you might feel while figuring out what the game is to you, it has now become exactly 37% more affordable and fun!

marcuz is offline

marcuz

marcuz's Avatar
Traveler

#5

Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » RPGWatch Feature - Aeon of Sands Indie Showcase Interview
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 08:14.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by DragonByte Security (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright by RPGWatch