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Jul
Using SCRUM in indie game development

Using SCRUM in indie game development

Introduction For Hover Cabs we choose to use the Scrum-ban methodology to manage the game development. This post is not to explain you how SCRUM actually works, since there are a lot of free sources on the Internet that will explain it better than us. This post is to share the way we implement it [...]

21

Jul
Porting Stress Taxi PC to Windows Phone

Porting Stress Taxi PC to Windows Phone

We’ve recently started to build up the port from Stress Taxi PC (still on development) to Windows Phone 8 thanks to our recent entrance and funding via App Campus (Nokia) this first quarter 2014. You can find extra details ) about our entrance in App Campus, the first milestones and how we’ve started to collaborate with [...]

11

Jul
Call to create 2 new games – The house of the devs

Call to create 2 new games – The house of the devs

From Thousand Gears and Codiwans, we have started a new initiative: THE HOUSE OF THE DEVS. We are looking for professionals and non-professionals (individuals and / or groups already formed) that are very interested in participating in the creation of two new video games. The goal we have set is to offer our experience in [...]

21

Apr
Codiwans (Thousand Gears) is funded by App Campus – Nokia / Microsoft

Codiwans (Thousand Gears) is funded by App Campus – Nokia / Microsoft

Thousand Gears (Codiwans) will be funded by App Campus program from Nokia and Microsoft for his next videogame Hover Cabs (Aka: Stress Taxi) Beside the expectations belong the last two years of work done by our team in this videogame, Microsoft / Nokia (Finland) was very strict with our admission process via, Skype, e-mails, materials [...]

15

Jul
Stress Taxi’s magnetic levitation core has a crazy author behind!

Stress Taxi’s magnetic levitation core has a crazy author behind!

Hi, everybody, My name is Jordi Ferrer, and I’m a developer in Thousand Gears. I’m currently working on physics in Stress Taxi, trying to give a realistic behavior to the game and, more important, an enjoyable behavior, because we are not trying to simulate the reality instead of trying to make you comfortable with your [...]

12

Apr
The Attack of the Animal Zombies – Released this August!

The Attack of the Animal Zombies – Released this August!

Google+ Kill the Animal Zombies in different ways, touching them with your fingers or sliding it with the rake of death! The game: Cherry recently had to bury Darwin, her favorite rabbit, and she is not willing to have to do the same with Mr. Cooper, her dog and best friend. Measure your skills and [...]

08

Apr
Stress Taxi for Steam

Stress Taxi for Steam

Tired of the typical flashing platforms full of coins? Anxious to test your skills as a JetPod Pilot? Explore futuristic and lost worlds filled with threats and challenges! Make the craziest maneuvers imaginable with your Jetpod and discover all the power of your vehicle powered by a Tilirium reactor. Stress Taxi is the only game [...]

08

Apr
Evil’s Pet

Evil’s Pet

Want to feel like a true evil? Do you feel you need something to dominate the world and do not know what? Are you missing a pet that responds to your most malignant feelings? Lucky you! In Evil’s Pet you can feel yourself like a real movie villain. Caress your cat’s fur while you’re planning [...]

17

Feb
Hello world, we’re Thousand Gears!

Hello world, we’re Thousand Gears!

Welcome to all video game addicts, my name is Roger, I’m Thousand Gears LTD owner, producer, project manager, accountant and even community manager… yes entrepreneur’s life it’s so sweet like you could expect. After lots of obstacles, adventures and surprises finally I’m glad to announce the arrival of our official blog to talk to our [...]