Archive for 2012

Staff Interview: Brandon

Staff Interview: Brandon

Well we are stoked to announce Brandon on our team at Serellan working as Sr Engineer on TAKEDOWN. Here’s a bit of insight! 1. What’s your professional background? How long have you been in the game industry? I have been in the game industry professionally since 2007. I have been fortunate enough to work on a wide variety of games…read more →

TAKEDOWN Q/A #6

TAKEDOWN Q/A #6

With the holidays here we thought it’d be appropriate to release a Q/A on TAKEDOWN with questions taken from the community. In the new year we plan to do another live Q/A. How detailed will body armor be? Will we get preset options of “no armor”, “light armor”, “medium armor” and “heavy armor”, or will be be able to select…read more →

Dev Diary: December 17th

Dev Diary: December 17th

Community Gaming Night Our last gaming night involved some tense action on ARMA II PC Mod, DayZ. We are looking at hosting our next gaming night but looking for suggestions of what to play. Head on over to this thread to post your suggestion! In the Office We’ve been very fortunate to be slightly ahead of the curve during our development process…read more →

Dev Diary: November 14th

Dev Diary: November 14th

In this week’s Dev Diary we focus on Multiplayer Development with a sneak peek of another level in the works. Also we received news of a package on it’s way to Serellan, showing how awesome the community is! Sweet, sweet, fan-made sign Pest_AWC, one of our Platinum Kickstarters, is in the process of shipping us a 4′ X 2′ lit…read more →

Dev Diary: November 2nd

Dev Diary: November 2nd

Last night we had a awesome community event starting with a live Q/A on TAKEDOWN with plenty of questions being answered. For those of you who were unable to make it, we have a recording of the Q/A. Afterwards a few of us jumped in DayZ on Terrarisk’s Fortbandit server and had a considerable amount of fun. I personally spent…read more →

IndiegameHQ Interview

IndiegameHQ Interview

Christian sat down with IndiegameHQ for an interview on Serellan and TAKEDOWN. It gives some great insight to the progress we are making. Indie Game HQ: Can you tell us a little bit about Serellan? Christian: Serellan LLC was a company I founded after leaving Warner Bros. Games late last year. Originally, the company was formed for the consulting work I do with…read more →

Community Event: DayZ + Live Q/A

Community Event: DayZ + Live Q/A

The event will kick off with a Live Q/A on TAKEDOWN with Christian on our Vokle Stream channel. This will be a great opportunity to get your questions answered. For those unable to make it please leave questions in the comments and we will be posting a recording afterwards. Starts at 6:00PM EST (GMT-5) / 3:00PM PST (GMT-8) View the Stream After the…read more →

Game Theory Podcast

Game Theory Podcast

Christian sat down with Game Theory for another podcast episode to talk about the development of TAKEDOWN and our latest prototype briefing video. It’s worth a listen as it offers some great insight into what’s going on so far! You can listen to it here Thanks to Game Theory for putting it together!

Dev Diary: October 12th

Dev Diary: October 12th

This week we are pleased to show a Pre-Alpha Prototype Video with a quick flythrough of “Biolab” which you saw in our previous screenshot release. Pre-Alpha Prototype Briefing As we mentioned last update, James and Mark have been hard at work to put together a quick placeholder mission briefing for the prototype level, so that playtesters have an idea of…read more →

Dev Diary: October 5th

Dev Diary: October 5th

This week we’ve got another screenshot, this time showing the Red Sabre PMC’s clearing the lobby. Here is the next in the Dev Diary series as we continue to make progress at Serellan HQ. New Screenshot We present to you the first screenshot of our prototype level that includes the first pass take on Red Sabre player characters. Enjoy! View…read more →