November 18, 2017
Archives  News  Spiderweb's Vogel Interviewed  


Thursday, August 24, 2006
 
Spiderweb's Vogel Interviewed
9:48 AM | Cord Kruse | Comment on this story

Spiderweb Software's Jeff Vogel, the man behind games such as the Avernum saga and Geneforge series, was recently interviewd by F13.net. The interview covers a variety of topics including marketing shareware games, dealing with piracy, and making the decision to go cross platform.

F13: Spiderweb has been a dual-platform developer from the beginning; what has that experience taught you?

JV: Support multiple platforms if you can. It's free money.

F13: Do you feel that targeting alternative platforms in your release strategy has made significant contributions to your success in the epic RPG niche?

JV: Supporting both Windows and Mac made me a lot more money, enabling my business to exist.

F13: Finally, what sort of lessons have you learned over the years as a veteran shareware developer, with respect to product distribution and marketing?

JV: Do as much marketing as you can stand.
The rest of Vogel's comments are available at the link below.

F13.net: Jeff Vogel Interviewed
Spiderweb Software


Other Mac Games News for Thursday, August 24, 2006

IMG Posts SixtyForce Emulation Feature1:34 PM
In The Groove Dance Simulation Game Ships1:07 PM
A Contest of Technical Difficulties By iGame Radio12:59 PM
Dominions III Goes Gold12:58 PM
Apple Opens Business with Sims 2 Expansion9:48 AM
RuneSoft at German Games Con9:48 AM
• Spiderweb's Vogel Interviewed9:48 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Thursday, August 24, 2006 on one page

Mac Games News for Wednesday, August 23, 2006

Macgamestore: The Time Portal3:56 PM
IMG Reviews Civilization IV11:33 AM
Burning Crusade Q&A10:12 AM
Nearly Ten Years Later Fallout Still Entertains10:12 AM
Prairie Games Gets A New Partner10:12 AM
SketchFighter 4000 Alpha Status10:12 AM
Valor: Myth II Team Tournament10:12 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Wednesday, August 23, 2006 on one page


Recent Mac Games News

Tuesday, August 22, 2006
Monday, August 21, 2006
Friday, August 18, 2006
Thursday, August 17, 2006
Wednesday, August 16, 2006


Search for other Mac games news stories or browse our Mac Games News Archive.



Archives  News  Spiderweb's Vogel Interviewed