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Going Indie in the Midst of a Pandemic

It has been almost a year since we decided to quit our jobs and go full-time indie. I am writing this blog post to talk about our experience working on Republic of Jungle in the past year. We started our company, Gerdoo Games, in May 2020 at the height of the pandemic, and this past year has been a roller coaster ride. Our social deduction party game, Republic of Jungle, is set for release later…

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Republic of Jungle Steam Demo is live!

After months of hard work, we're thrilled to release our PC Demo on Steam. Today, our demo goes live as part of Steam Game Festival. It's a good showcase of what we envision for Republic of Jungle, and what we have done so far. A lot of you have been waiting for this, so if you wanna jump right in, here you go: Some of the new things we're excited to show you: Single-player tutorial to teach…

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Update #3: What Happened at PAX and SIX and What's Next for Republic of Jungle

We're done with all the virtual expos for now. Therefore, I wanted to give you a brief update on what happened at the expos and the development progress of Republic of Jungle. First off, let's talk about the expos. We had a great time at PAX. We played RoJ with our good friends at CliquePlayMark every single day during PAX (which was great, and you can still watch the VODs on their Twitch channel…

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Our Steam Page, our virtual booth at PAX Online, and lots of live streaming!

Ok... I finally get a break from what we've been doing to actually talk about what we've been doing! First off, we have a Steam page now! Please add Republic of Jungle to your Steam wishlist. It's a huge help and energy boost for us and it makes us more discoverable on Steam. If you do one thing to support us, let it be wishlisting us on Steam and asking your friends to do it too. Just in case I…

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Update #2: Seattle Indies Expo, 5 Player Support, and more artwork

We are excited to share with you that our game was accepted to Seattle Indies Expo, where it will be featured next to some of the great upcoming indie games from of the Pacific Northwest. It's a free online event, so be sure to check it out if you're interested. We received a lot of positive and encouraging feedback from the jurors at SIX. Here is some of the highlights: "This is a clever take on…

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Update #1: A summary of our work so far + our new homepage

First, let me give you the last update. We have a new homepage for Republic of Jungle at republicofjungle.com. The homepage will be the center of all information and updates about the game, as well as the entry point to run the alpha version of the game. We will continue working on it, especially to make the on-boarding process as easy as possible for newcomers. Hopefully, the nicer-looking page…

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