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MODSonair Interview

MODSonair Interview

Christian sat down with MODSonair Podcast to discuss Serellan LLC and the progress of TAKEDOWN. You can see the interview here Also we’d like to give a huge thanks to The ModsOnline / MODSonair for naming us Indie Dev of the Month! Woot!

Dev Diary: February 8th

Dev Diary: February 8th

We’ve moved through another two weeks in full production and the team continues to maintain its stride. Last update we noted the significance of our “under the hood” work and it is beginning to pay off as Nathan and Christian begin to leverage the new systems (damage, game modes, and context sensitive action) that have come online. This has resulted…read more →

Community Highlights: February 4th

Community Highlights: February 4th

As we continue to move along with development of TAKEDOWN here at Serellan, our community continues to grow with it. We are so pleased with the awesome group of supporters who contribute towards the TAKEDOWN community. Out of this we are launching a way to highlight the community’s activity. Every few weeks we’ll be posting this, showcasing your contributions. Fan…read more →

Dev Diary: January 25th

Dev Diary: January 25th

Over the past two weeks we’ve had two new members join the team.  We are very excited welcome: Designer Nathan Vetterlein and UI Designer Christopher Zalek. Nathan joins us from WB Games, having most recently worked on Lord of the Rings: War in the North and Guardians of Middle Earth as a designer, and is probably best known for his…read more →

Dev Diary: January 13th

Dev Diary: January 13th

Even though last week was a constrained work week, the team made use of the time.  In short order we jumped into planning and started working on new or additional elements of the game straight (animation and UI) away. We also had a new hire team member jump aboard to help build out more amazing environments: Deane McGahan, Senior Environment Artist.  You…read more →

Staff Interview: Deane

Staff Interview: Deane

Well to kick in the new year here at Serellan we are pleased to welcome Deane McGahan to our team as Senior Environment Artist working on TAKEDOWN. We sat down and conducted this Q/A 1. What’s your professional background? How long have you been in the game industry? I’ve been working as a professional game artist for 16 years. I…read more →

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 →