Friday Update

It’s that time again at the end of the week where we bid you fairwell and hope you enjoyed what we had to offer! Next week we will hopefully have some sort of new video for you that should excite you all!

We are also going to put our heads together and try to break our cycle of showing so many preview and fan posts and introduce something new along with them :)

Have a great weekend!

by Mat

Test Subject Green

Hi Nitromians!

Those of you that got to the end of Test Subject Blue will have seen... ...look away now if you don’t want a spoiler!!...

...no really, last warning!!...

...that the end of the game said 'to be continued' and there was a big hint as to what the second one will be about. I’m happy to confirm that we have been underway with the sequel ever since finishing the original game! It is as you would expect, if you finished the first game, going to be called Test Subject Green but hopefully will not be quite as predictable as you might expect. More soon!!

One final note should be that this sequel is totally unrelated to the high profile sequel mentioned a couple of days back in the blog. Test Subject Blue went down great but is not our biggest game without a sequel so keep guessing there! Also it’s interesting to see that nobody has came close to guessing the game so far on Facebook or Twitter.

by Mat

Great New Fan Art!

Hey Nitromians!

We are getting some fantastic fan artwork sent to our fan email address, keep sending it in! We have got two pieces of art for you this week, and they are very different from each other!

The piece below was sent in from a minecraft player Adam, and from the scale of the huge enemy585, we think you'll agree, that it must have taken ages! We are very impressed!

Minecraft Enemy585

The next piece is really cool too. It's an anamorphic image. This means that shows the Nitrome logo - but only from the right angle!
Thanks for this Clayblob it's awesome :)

Correct Viewing Angle
Incorrect Viewing Angle

If you have any fan art you have made about Nitrome please do send it in! We love everything we get sent especially if it is our work applied to something we have never seen before. We will feature the best, most striking and most unusual pieces in our blog so stay tuned for another in about a weeks time :)

by Tom

Cryptic Upcoming Sequel

Hi Nitromians!

We have something brewing at Nitrome that we think you will all be very excited to play on release! We’re not ready to reveal it just yet though it is well underway, but we will tell you that it is a sequel to one of our most popular games ever and probably the most popular game that has yet to have a sequel!

Ok enough clues... guess away and more will be revealed soon :)

by Mat

Knight Trap Released!

Hi Nitromians!

It's the start of another week and to kick it off we'd just like to tell you that our latest game Knight Trap has been released! :D

Use your own subtle mix of agility, timing and patience to guide the knights safely through the traps and make it to the princess!

Click To Play

Have fun and remember to share it with your friends! :)

by Mat

And Your Name is...

Hi Nitromians!

We asked a while back what you thought we should call you all and we had some really fun suggestions with some favourites being ‘nits’ (hilarious but possibly some of you would be offended) , coopers (cool but not really Nitrome), Nitrominions (possibly just pipped to the post), pixel people (cool but maybe too long). Nitromians seemed to go down the best so I think we are going to stick with that for a while and see how it sits with everyone. We’re still open to change it though so keep your suggestions coming in.

You can, as always, feedback on FacebookTwitter, or good old Email.

by Mat

Friday Already?

We are at the end of another exciting week! Next week we will have much more for you including, as promised, something new to read in the blog each day and on one of those days we will have a brand spanking new game for you all to enjoy!

See you all next week and have a great weekend!

by Mat

Social Update!

It’s a month from our Twitter page launch and the redesign of our Facebook page and we seem to be gaining some real traction in the take up of both. Our twitter page now has over 600 followers which I think you will agree is pretty impressive for month one ...roll on 1000!

Facebook has exploded recently though and now has over 6000 likes! Wow that’s a lot of support so thanks for that! We have been doing our best to check in from time to time and respond to some of the questions and comments you make so please do sign up and check them out if you want to be a little more social with us :)

Facebook: Click Here
Twitter: Click Here

by Mat

It has now been over a month since we launched the blog and committed to a post every day for that month so what now? …We literally had far too much news it turned out to share with you in a single month so… drum roll… We are happy to announce that we are going to extend that pledge to produce a new post every day for at least another month!

Our aim with the blog is to make it a definitive destination on Nitrome. It should be the most updated part of the site and one that we hope people will grow to want to check out every time that they visit! We have seen the number of people that come to the blog grow substantially over the last month and we hope this will continue :)

What do you think of how we have been updating? ... Please do provide us
feedback on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter
or good old reliable email :)

by Mat

Hearting System

The more observant amongst you may have noticed a heart symbol in one of our designs for the new site and today we want to let you know a little more about what the intent is with this element. It is in essence a ‘like’ button so if you click it in the new system it means you like it or as we will probably be calling it ‘heart’ it or possibly ‘love’ it…..but that might be a bit too girly for the boys

What is probably more interesting is how we are going to use that information. For starters you will be able to see the games you have hearted in a section within ‘games’ so there will be a quick easy way to find your favorites. You will also be able to see with a quick rollover on the front page which games are hearted there and w…

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Lego Test Subject Blue!

Following on from last week’s fan mail we got sent this very impressive Lego version of our test Subject Blue Character. There are more images from different angles if you click through the link. Thanks to Alex Mac for making this wonderful piece and also a thank you to Jess who pointed this out to us :)

Click Here

If you have any fan art you have made about Nitrome please do send it in! We love everything we get sent especially if it is our work applied to something we have never seen before. We will feature the best, most striking and most unusual pieces in our blog so stay tuned for another in about a weeks time :)

by Mat

Next Retro N.E.S. Game!

Who's ready for another retro N.E.S. game? If your answer was YES then check out the provided shot of our up and coming old-school action game featuring, as you would expect... a stretchy dog! of course!

If your answer was no... well you cant have everything - and there will be another game preview soon enough! :)

 

Full Image: Click Here

by Mat

Plasticine Art!

Hi Fans!

Thanks for sending in so many cool fanart pieces recently! The next pieces are from a fan called Ruskin. He has used plasticine as his choice of medium and has created some of our Nitrome characters!

Orange Twin
Enemy 585
Zombie Warthog
Zapo
Snail Gun Monster

All Models

He has also made the nitrome logo!
Nitrome Logo

Thanks Ruskin!

If you have any fan art you have made about Nitrome please do send it in! We love everything we get sent especially if it is our work applied to something we have never seen before. We will feature the best, most striking and most unusual pieces in our blog so stay tuned for another in about a weeks time :)

by Mat

Friday Update

Well, thats it from us after another week of blogging fun!

We hope you enjoyed this months posts as much as we've enjoyed making them! Yes, It has been a full month since we promised we would post everyday of the month and we've made it without missing a single day! :D

Come back next week as we are bound to bring you more posts filled with pixel goodness!

Have a great weekend!

by Tom

3D Game: Tech Demo!

Hey Fans!

You might be used to the preview videos we've been putting out lately but this time we have something slightly different. For the first time we are trying to give you a much earlier peek at something we currently have in development. We have some commentary over the top, so make sure that your speakers are on for this one.

We thought we would also stress that this game is not Twin Shot 3D or the next Twin Shot game! When testing games we often place in some artwork from other games to get a feel for mechanics and to test for bugs.

Tech Demo: Click Here

by Mat

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