Yearly Archives: 2014

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You can appear in Periorbis

One of the pledge levels that we'll be offering on Kickstarter is the chance to have your likeness incorporated into the game. To give you an idea of how the cards will look, here's another couple of examples. Click on images for a higher resolution version (4mb each). Engineer Captain  

By |2017-01-22T19:03:14+00:0018 October 2014|Categories: Kickstarter, Perihelion News, Periorbis|Comments Off on You can appear in Periorbis

New art – sneak preview

As promised, here's a sneak preview of a couple of the new employee cards for Periorbis. It's really exciting to see these coming together and we hope you like them. Click on images for a higher resolution version (4mb each). Agent Scientist We'll be giving our Kickstarter backers the option to have their likeness incorporated into the final version of [...]

By |2017-01-22T19:03:15+00:008 October 2014|Categories: Perihelion News|2 Comments

Periorbis – Same game, new name, coming soon to a galaxy near you!

After a period of much needed down time, we're and back in action and looking forward to the relaunch of our Kickstarter campaign under the new title of Periorbis. We're reinvigorated and more determined that ever to make our vision a reality. The game is the same, but we've also taken the opportunity to refresh some of the art work based on [...]

By |2017-01-22T19:03:15+00:001 October 2014|Categories: Perihelion News|Comments Off on Periorbis – Same game, new name, coming soon to a galaxy near you!

Periorbis Preview – Board to Death [formerly designed as ‘Asteroid Miner’]

Good news! After having the game for only a few days, Board to Death TV have competed their preview of Periorbis [formerly designed as 'Asteroid Miner']  and given it an 8 out of 10. They obviously couldn't resist giving it a try. Check out the video here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQBmWhpDATc More reviews to follow in the coming weeks.

By |2017-01-22T19:03:15+00:0016 May 2014|Categories: Game Reports, Periorbis, Video|Tags: , |Comments Off on Periorbis Preview – Board to Death [formerly designed as ‘Asteroid Miner’]

Developer tip #7 – Naming your game

Picking a name for your game demands some clear thinking and outside opinion! Remember, we are all told never to judge a book by its cover, but often we all make snap initial decisions.  Getting the name right can help get you the snap decision you want. Here are some of our thoughts on the matter. 1 – Try and stay on [...]

By |2015-03-13T23:14:49+00:0012 May 2014|Categories: Developer tip, Game Design|Comments Off on Developer tip #7 – Naming your game

Developer tip #6 – Shipping and posting

The last thing that is on your mind when carefully designing and creating your game is shipping and posting.  This cannot be overlooked.  At some point, once your game has been made (probably in a low cost territory – such as China), it has to be shipped to a distribution centre for onward fulfilment into the hands of your customers.  What does [...]

By |2017-01-22T19:03:15+00:008 May 2014|Categories: Developer tip, Game Design|Comments Off on Developer tip #6 – Shipping and posting

First shipment arrives

With the arrival of the first complete sample sets of Periorbis, we’re a huge step closer to making it a reality. We obviously knew what it would look like, but there’s something pretty special about seeing the real thing and holding it in your hands for the first time. Here’s a few pictures to whet your appetite…. Isn't she beautiful. Now to [...]

By |2017-01-22T19:03:15+00:0028 April 2014|Categories: Game Reports, Perihelion News, Periorbis|Comments Off on First shipment arrives