Posts Tagged ‘desktopdungeons’


Opinion: Why roguelikes have become so popular, despite their barrier to entry

Opinion: Why roguelikes have become so popular, despite their barrier to entry
Feature / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 6, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

Why have roguelikes become so popular recently?


The South African game development industry is bigger than you think – amazing stats for 2013 revealed

The South African game development industry is bigger than you think – amazing stats for 2013 revealed
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 16, 2014 / 0 comment(s)

As evidenced by the talent on display at rAge 2013 with no less than fourteen South African game development outfits…


The Best of 2013: Oliver’s Top 10 PC games of the year

The Best of 2013: Oliver’s Top 10 PC games of the year
Feature / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 29, 2013 / 4 comment(s)

Join members of El33tonline as we release our lists of the very Best Games of 2013, including our own personal…


El33t’s P33k at the Games of November 2013: The PS4 and Xbox One are out this month!

El33t’s P33k at the Games of November 2013: The PS4 and Xbox One are out this month!
Feature / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 4, 2013 / 5 comment(s)

Whoa, everybody.


Desktop Dungeons dated for November Steam release with teaser trailer in tow

Desktop Dungeons dated for November Steam release with teaser trailer in tow
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Oct 29, 2013 / 4 comment(s)

Those of you who have been following (and playing) the South African produced Desktop Dungeons will be thrilled to know…


QCF Design wins ‘Excellence in Design’ at the IGF Awards

QCF Design wins ‘Excellence in Design’ at the IGF Awards
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 7, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

At the Independent Games Festival Awards ceremony in San Francisco last week, seven different independently created games received awards for…


Reminder: Hold Thumbs for QCF Design today!

Reminder: Hold Thumbs for QCF Design today!
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Mar 2, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Are you holding thumbs for QCF Design? Just a little later today (or very early tomorrow morning in South Africa),…


‘Hold Thumbs for QCF Design’ this Wednesday!

‘Hold Thumbs for QCF Design’ this Wednesday!
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 28, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

QCF Design, an independent game developer based in Cape Town, South Africa, was recently nominated for awards in two categories…


IGF Awards finalists announced, South Africa’s QCF Design gets two nods

IGF Awards finalists announced, South Africa’s QCF Design gets two nods
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 11, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Every year, for the past twelve years, the annual Independent Games Festival Awards have taken place in concert with the…


The Lost South African Game Developer Interviews Part 3: Danny Day

The Lost South African Game Developer Interviews Part 3: Danny Day
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 26, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

A little over a year ago I conducted a series of interviews with a diverse, influential and talented group of…