Posted: October 31, 2011 Filed under: Alumni | Tags: Mike Bithell, Newport Alumni, newport computer games design, Newport Graduate, Thomas Was Alone, Unity
After a successfully showing off Thomas Was Alone at GameCity, Mike Bithell has announced that his debut solo title will be released in April 2012. The full announcement can be found on the Official Thomas Was Alone Website.
If you want to play the prototype (built in 24 hours using flash) you can find it on Kongregate.
Mike is also starting to cause quite a stir amongst the games press, with articles in… Final Boss Fight, IndieGames.com, Topless Robot & Destructoid to name a few.
Posted: September 28, 2011 Filed under: Alumni, Press | Tags: Guardian Games Blog, Keith Stuart, Mike Bithell, Newport Alumni, newport computer games design, Newport Graduate, The Indie Dozen, Thomas Was Alone, Unity
Mike is included in the Guradian’s Indie Dozen list, which features 12 upcoming indie developers.
Keith Stuart has interviewed Mike for the Guardian Games Blog. In the interview Mike talks about the development of Thomas Was Alone.
Posted: September 27, 2011 Filed under: Alumni | Tags: 24 hour game, Bossa, Bossa Studio, Kongregat, Mike Bithell, Monstermind, Newport Alumni, newport computer games design, Newport Graduate, Thomas Was Alone, Unity
Part of the team at Bossa Studios, Mike Bithell has been involved in development of recent release Monstermind a social Facebook game. Monstermind has been getting some great press from Jostiq, All Facebook, AOL Games, and GameZebo, to name a few.
Mike has also been continuing development (mostly on a Sunday) of his own game Thomas Was Alone. We are all looking forward to seeing the finished game. You can play an early version of Thomas Was Alone on Kongergate (this version was made in 24 hours, probably on a Sunday).
Posted: January 12, 2011 Filed under: Alumni | Tags: Mike Bithell, Newport Alumni, newport computer games design, Newport Graduate, Thomas Was Alone
Mike Bithell a Newport Alumni (from a few years ago) decided to flex his game’s design muscles and produce a game in 24 hours. He created Thomas Was Alone and published it on Kongregate where is has been played over 115,000 times.
Play Thomas Was Alone on Kongregate
Mike has also been making into the press lately, begin featured in the Guardian’s The Indie Dozen and Develop Online’s 30 under 30 list.
Thomas Was Alone in the Press