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Welcome to the Portland Indie Game Squad! We are a game development and enthusiast community located in Portland, OR, dedicated to providing the area with game related events, networking opportunities, resources, and fun!

Introduce yourself on the forum, follow us on Twitter, and join up on our Facebook page to get connected to our great game developer group, and feel free to direct any questions to pigsquad at gmail dot com!

We now also have a funding project on Patreon, helping us reach community goals and thanking patrons with cool rewards!


Introduce Yourself Thread!

Started by Jackson Lango in General. Last reply by Taylor Burke on Sunday. 140 Replies

Hiya folks!Since we're all such wonderful people, I'd love to get to know you all better through an introduction thread! This would be a good place to post all the specific stuff your good at/like to do so that we can find out more about each other…Continue

On the hunt for some artists!

Started by Devan Oatney in Art. Last reply by Devan Oatney Jul 21. 5 Replies

My team is on the prowl for some artistry, our current game is a 2d side-scrolling beat'em up (An example would be Castle Crashers, Streets of Rage, etc)Also looking for a Lead Artist to coral and manage the other artists to make sure we're on goal…Continue

Java game

Started by Forrest Blackman in Code. Last reply by Sean Michael Brown Jun 21. 2 Replies

Does anyone have much experience creating java games from scratch   And if so would you use threads or a timer for your game loop?Continue

Need some simple 3D objects made for iOS game project

Started by Jordan Saia in General Jun 15. 0 Replies

Hello!Im currently working on an iOS project and we have switched many of the assets from 2D to 3D for the new beta. We started in Gamemaker but now want to finish up the project in Unity. we have some obj files made, all very simple geometric…Continue

What tools do you use?

Started by Chris Hackett in Art. Last reply by Corwyn Prichard May 20. 11 Replies

One thing I'd like to get into is Pixel art, specifically the retro 8-bit look like Earthbound or the more recent Scott Pilgrim vs The World.What type of tools do you pixel artists use to create your animated sprites?  So far I've found a few on…Continue

Tags: retro, question, earthbound, tools, 8bit

Android dev for experimental title

Started by Marcus in General Apr 28. 0 Replies

Hey! Do you make games? Or ever wanted to? If you have Android development experience we have a full-time position opening up to assist with an experimental game concept being developed for Intel.Chroma is based in Portland but we’re willing to work…Continue

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