Dan and James are joined by Thomas Bidaux of ICO Partners to discuss crowdfunding; not only how to get it right, but what to do when it goes wrong.
Following high-profile campaign failures such as Erebus' open-world Apocalypse Now title and John Romero's retro-style FPS Blackroom, we discuss how studios have handled crowdfunding failures, how other devs can learn from them and why remaining honest and transparent with your community is essential.
As always, you can find more news, insight and analysis at www.gamesindustry.biz.
This week, we present two recent interviews with not only a highly successful games developer but a musical legend.
First up, we speak to Playground Games' creative director Ralph Fulton about the success of Forza Horizon 3, the intricacies of the racing genre and the increased competition in that space in 2017.
Then we have Phil Campbell, guitarist of the world famous rock band Motörhead, and Haemimont Games' Achim Heidelauf to talk about Motörhead Through The Ages, the unlikely expansion to demon-hunting action-RPG Victor Vran.
As always, you can find the latest news, analysis and insight into the business of video games at www.gamesindustry.biz.