PixelHub Ep 33: Indie game designer Mark Parrish
Game designer Mark Parrish is co-designer on an entertaining, and utterly addictive, new indie title called Arena Gods. Parrish and partner, Rodrigo Costa, are currently working on getting the game ready for an eventual launch on Steam Early Access. Arena God’s is two to four-player, top-down gladiator combat game that features screen wrapping action. Throwing a weapon at an opponent can literally come back to bite you. Currently, the game is being built for Windows, Mac, XONE, and PS4 platforms. Parrish and Costa and uses the Unity game engine. We recently talked with Parrish about the game’s genesis, building its mechanics and what’s involved in building an indie title.