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#6 Raise capital on your terms with Rebekah Campbell

Both Stefan and I have come from the world of startups. We've worked at early/mid stage companies, seen how they've grown, been through the highs and lows and learnt a whole bunch in the process. From the very start of Armoured Beans we have both known that keeping in...

#5a The Story of Crypto Crisis

Finally out of early access! How does a cookie clicker clone that would take a 'couple of months' to build turn into a broad simulation with 3D environments and AI opponents? Armoured Beans started as most studios do, with grand plans of finally working on the...

#5 Play Fare Game Expo

You might not have heard of this expo before, I hadn't, as far as I know it didn't even have a name until a few days ago. Let me give you a quick pitch: Free entry! Live music! Board Games! Arcade game-inspired craft beer! All day free-to-play arcade games like Mortal...

#4 Crypto Crisis Education Edition

We did it! We managed to wrap up development of the Education Edition of Crypto Crisis just in time for the first day back at school. I had the pleasure of visiting the school, handing over the game and hanging out with the students and Kieran for a couple of hours....

#3 Crypto Crisis Trezor Competition

We've had to make a tough decision regarding the Crypto Crisis competition. There have been a few issues we've had to work through, let me explain. The first issue was mentioned in our first newsletter: Cheating. Crypto Crisis is a client-side only game which makes...

#2 Crypto Crisis Education Version

Without trying to bite off more than we can chew, we have been talking with a teacher over at Wooranna Park Primary School in Melbourne about creating an education version of Crypto Crisis. We are really excited to be involved and we love Wooranna Park's approach to...

#1 Crypto Crisis Development Update

It's been a pretty hectic past couple of months. In preparation for the Trezor competition we've been experimenting with the leaderboards. Cheating runs rampart, no surprise there. We've had to implement a couple of anti-cheat mechanisms to ensure that our winners are...

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