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Moonshell Island Devlog

Moonshell Island March 2020 Devlog

Hey friends!  We hope you are all doing well and staying safe in these times of uncertainty. The COVID-19 situation seems to be effecting the lives of all people right now, and it is especially nice to have a great online community like you guys to keep us company when everyone is isolating themselves around the world. Take care out there! As you may know, we have been working extra hard to prepare our demos for an upcoming convention where…

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Moonshell Island Receives Massive Sacks of Cash grant from Massive Corporation Game Studios!

Massive News!

Hello friends! I hope the new decade is off to a good start for you all! It certainly has had its ups and downs for many so far – Schotti and myself included. But this first month was quite eventful and not without its share of incredibly cool surprises! In case you didn’t know, I am based in the Canadian city of Regina, Saskatchewan. Being the hermit that I am, it took me until the beginning of this year to…

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Crabby’s Souvenir Shop

Happy New Years, friends! You may have noticed that progress has been slow in the last while. As I mentioned at the end of the 2019 Moonshell Island Retrospect, I have been taking time for some much-needed self-care, and working on a secret project related to that. It is finally time to announce that project, and just in time to help us achieve our New Years Resolutions! Introducing: The Daily Achievement Log! I have had a hard time breaking the…

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Moonshell Island Retrospect 2019

Hello friends, and welcome to the first annual retrospective summary of progress for Moonshell Island! 2019 was an eventful year, so let’s see how we did, shall we? The Mockup It all started with a mock-up I created in mid 2018 for Squared Up! A Pixel Art Zine, and having worked together on Santria in this time, Schotti and I decided to team up to make this game a reality. He would recycle what programming he could from either project…

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Moonshell Island Devlog

Moonshell Island Devlog 1

Inspiration and Title Art Speedpixel Hi friends, Sam here! The complete Moonshell Island title screen speedpixel video is finally done, and to make it more interesting, I turned it into a little devlog discussing the inspiration behind the game and how the first year of development has gone.  To say thanks, I’ve included all patrons as of today in the Special Thanks section at the end! <3 More speedpixels videos like this are coming soon! Let me know in the…

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Cheekynaut Travels

Cheekynaut Travels

Sometimes there isn’t much progress to report, but we still want to share our journey with you, so I hope you’ll enjoy my summary of the two-week adventure we just had together in Europe. Welcome aboard the acornship, destined for one action-packed European experience. Please mind the gap.

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