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Hugh Hancock
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Hey everyone! Yep, I'm getting on the patch train in time for the Steam VR sale (which [Left-Hand...
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"This is like Dreadhalls times a hundred. "

- comment from Reddit on Left-Hand Path.

http://store.steampowered.com/app/488760
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New long-ish game for the Vive!

Left Hand Path is a Dark Souls-inspired RPG for roomscale! Cast spells by drawing arcane glyphs with your hands, explore a magical landscape, gain in power, learn spectacular rituals, and (ahem) prepare to die...

You can buy it now at:

http://store.steampowered.com/app/488760
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Cast magic with your hands, fight lethal enemies, and cough prepare to die...

Left-Hand Path, my first game for the HTC Vive, is now up as "Coming Soon" on Steam. It's a Dark Souls-inspired RPG where you investigate a weird land, learn to cast spells with arcane gestures, and quite possibly die a lot...

http://store.steampowered.com/app/488760

Please share with folks you think would like it!

(Sorry, repost as it broke the first time)
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Just released a new experimental Vive mini-game!

Go rafting in your Vive!

Let me know what you think, and if you think it has enough legs to be developed as a full-fledged game.

http://www.strangecompany.org/raft-game-new-roomscale-vr-experiment/
It’s time for another VR experiment! RaftGame is a rafting sim – as simple as that. Paddle frantically around a course, try and get the best possible time, and don’t capsize (it is possible, trust me). This is a very minimal VR experiment – to a full-fledged indie game as Valve’s “Lab” experiments are to... Continue reading →
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New Vive experiment done - Raft Race. Releasing tomorrow some time!

#vive #vr #indiedev #gamedev
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When developing a VR app, you may decide "screw it, I'll just stick my head through this wall to get across the level faster. Don't do that. It will end in quease.

This information brought to you by Hugh's need to go for a lie down now. 
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In mage we call that a Paradox Backlash :-p
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Left-Hand Path Patch 0.3.2 is out! Better zombies, better combat feedback, better layout of Sathariel, and more...

http://steamcommunity.com/games/488760/announcements/detail/591477630166355856
Left-Hand Path - Cast spells, perform rituals, learn terrible truths and try not to die in this Dark Souls-inspired roomscale RPG. You awaken in a darkened castle – or is it something else? – full of dangerous creatures, a history of tragedy, and arcane powers that you can wield. From there, you’ll delve into the weird landscape of the Well Of All Rewards...While playing Left-Hand Path, You Will Learn arcane gestures to cast powerful spells: flin...
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Left-Hand Path, my Dark Souls-inspired RPG for Virtual Reality on the Vive, is now available!

Learn spectacular rituals, cast spells by drawing arcane glyphs in the air, gain in power, explore magical landscapes, and prepare to die at the hands of lethal foes...

Buy it now! And please do share with anyone who might find it interesting.

http://store.steampowered.com/app/488760
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Bloody hell, fighting the final boss in Left-Hand Path is a fair old workout for the glutes. Squat, dodge, squat...
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Absolutely. It's a sport. We should qualify for government grants or something.
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So, a product announcement of sorts. About a month ago, the HTC Vive VR headset arrived on my doorstep. I was very busy at the time finishing off a film and developing a 2D RPG, but I thought I’d play with it for an evening anyway. Approximately 2 hours later, I emerged, and said “holy... Continue reading →
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Ooh let me know if I can come back and play ;)
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New Release: Go Rafting In Your Vive!

Experimental - if you try it, let me know what you think!

http://www.strangecompany.org/raft-game-new-roomscale-vr-experiment/
It’s time for another VR experiment! RaftGame is a rafting sim – as simple as that. Paddle frantically around a course, try and get the best possible time, and don’t capsize (it is possible, trust me). This is a very minimal VR experiment – to a full-fledged indie game as Valve’s “Lab” experiments are to... Continue reading →
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I'm the moderately well-known-ish Hugh responsible for BloodSpell, Machinima.com, Machinima for Dummies, Kamikaze Cookery, Death Knight Love Story, and other similar stuff. 
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