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Jake Kazdal knows games. Starting in the industry when he was a teenager, Kazdal helped develop games as varied as Rez and Blacklight: Tango Down. Last year, his studio 17-Bit released a critically-acclaimed strategy game called Skulls of the Shogun; you can read our glowing review here. To celebrate the release of the updated version of the game on Steam, we sat down with Kazdal to talk about the four-year development of Skulls of the Shogun and what it's like to found your own independent studio.
Watch the video feature below to learn how Kazdal's time at Nintendo and work on Spielberg's canceled "LMNO" project eventually led to the founding of 17-Bit and creation of Skulls of the Shogun.
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This game has a fantastic sense of humor. I actually laughed out loud a few times while playing it. I can't wait to see what else these guys come up with.
One of my favourite games on windows phone. Great storyline, dialogues, music and humour. Multiplayer is good too
Ben "Haven't seen MacGruber" Hanson.
Wow, this was a fantastic feature.
lol "Not actual studio footage." Yeah, your acting says it all. Seems like a nice company, though.
Will indeed support his company,skulls of the showgun looks really good.Interesting guy I have to say...pretty great history in the industry.
Big Poop Hanson
Great game with some actually funny humor. Not a lot of games can make me laugh, even if they try. Looking at you Saints Row, and your not safe either Deadpool.