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Sep 30 2012

Day 628 to Day 634: Site Update, UI, Alpha Testers & Country Flags

This week was a big week, as I was trying to get the website ready for a digital competition called It’s A Start put on by Digifest Toronto. I had to submit a description of the project as well as the site. So, we have made a few changes to better explain what WorldAlpha is, and to feature some of the graphics that have been created.
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Sep 23 2012

Day 621 to Day 627 - More Artistry, Beta Testers & Contest Winners

It has been a very productive week. The military module is nearing completion, and should be done by the end of the month. Then October will be completing the Political module, and everything should be ready for a November Closed Beta.
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Sep 16 2012

Day 614 to Day 620 - WorldAlpha Finally Taking Shape

Well after more than a year of working with programmer art for a majority of what makes up WorldAlpha, it is nice to finally see some final artwork to be used in the game. Serge was busy all week creating icons for the different products in the game.
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Sep 9 2012

Day 608 to Day 613 - Surprising Results, Lead Artist, and more Economy.

We have grown our newsletter to over 6,800, and have only used it once before to announce beta testing for WorldAlpha Sniper. Our last email provided fantastic results with over 1,000 beta testers in 24 hours. This time we used it to promote WorldAlpha Sniper being released, and it unfortunately had very little impact to downloads and purchases on the AppStore.
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Sep 4 2012

Day 601 to Day 609 - WorldAlpha Sniper Update, Graphic Artist Flood & Beta Testing Help.

Well after taking into consideration a lot of the comments from the first version of WorldAlpha Sniper, we have released a new update that now allows for use on iPad 1, iPods 4+, and iPhone 3GS.
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Aug 26 2012

Day 568 to Day 600 - Minigame Feedback, Economy Almost Done, Artist Wanted and more

It has been a very busy month. With the launch of the first minigame, we have had a huge increase in the interest for WorldAlpha. Traffic to our site has more than doubled.
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Jul 23 2012

Day 540 to Day 567 - WorldAlpha Sniper Finally Launched for iOS

Well, after many months of working with several graphic artists and programmers, WorldAlpha Sniper is finally launched and live in the App Store! It was definitely a steep learning curve, but I’m happy with the final product. To get your copy and support the ongoing work of WorldAlpha...
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Jun 24 2012

Day 533 to Day 539 - Getting 1,000 Beta Testers in less than 24 Hours

Well, the closed beta launch of WorldAlpha Sniper has gone very well. It was launched a couple of Thursdays ago, and I was able to get over 1,000 beta in less than 24 hours this past Tuesday. Let me explain how.
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Jun 17 2012

Day 519 to Day 532 - WorldAlpha Sniper Closed Beta Launched & Contest

Well, the time has finally come. This past Thursday, we launched WorldAlpha Sniper minigame closed beta. It was about 6 months in the making and I am pleased with the look and feel as well as the gameplay. It has 3 minute rounds, to work within the MMO, when the time comes.
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Jun 3 2012

Day 450 to Day 518 - Minigame Beta Launch & Progress on All Fronts

I apologize for my lack of DevBlogs over the last couple of months. Life has been busy both personally and with WorldAlpha. Progress is being made. I'd like to dispel a rumor on reddit by saying "I'm very much alive." It is neat to see the community anxious for updates, and really wanting to play the game.
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Apr 17 2012

Community Input Wanted: Gun Names & Order

1.) I need to come up with five "cool" gun names.

2.) I need to order the guns from "best" to "worst" in terms of capibility. Which gun looks most advanced compared to the others.

Here are the guns, let me know the names you would suggest and the order you would put them in.

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Mar 25 2012

Day 429 to Day 449 - Politics, Finalizing Minigame graphics, and More Winners

Well, one of designers has completed the male versions of our military commander, politician and businessmen. The politics module is taking shape this month. To give you an idea, you will be selecting from over 10 types of governments.
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