Some news from the devs - What's happening with Frets

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Some news from the devs - What's happening with Frets

Postby nwru » Thu Oct 18, 2007 11:36 pm

I stumbled on a blog post of one of the devs (skyostil). Here's what he had to say:
What's happening with Frets On Fire?

As you might have noticed, it's been awhile since we've put out a new version of Frets On Fire and generally things have been a little dormant around the project. I hope to somewhat clarify the situation with this post.

Well, first off, rumors about the death of the project have been greatly exaggerated. We have a new version in the works and at this point it is nearly finished. This time around the focus has been on performance optimization and general bug fixes, so no major new features are being introduced. Hopefully we'll have the new packages up later this week.

That said, in the long run our intention is to gradually move Frets into a maintenance mode and concentrate more on our next game project. It's been a blast working on Frets On Fire, but at the same time all these other awesome game ideas have been fighting for attention in our respective heads. This does not mean that we are abandoning Frets completely; the only implication is that major new features will probably not be implemented by us in the near future.

I'll try to write something more about the new game as it materializes. In the mean time, you might want to check out this General Games Podcast, where I'm interviewed by Justin Amirkhani about all things Frets On Fire.

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Postby warhol » Fri Oct 19, 2007 8:55 am

Oh damn. No sixth fret
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Postby el nini » Fri Oct 19, 2007 8:59 am

I'm glad they're taking on performance improvement as a priority. Way to go, guys. :)
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Postby Cherokee » Fri Oct 19, 2007 10:29 am

6. fret. hmm... need new level system.
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Postby MichallusTG » Fri Oct 19, 2007 12:02 pm

We have RF4 and h3r1n6's mod, no need to put new versions for awhile.
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Postby crazy.neo » Fri Oct 19, 2007 1:07 pm

Kinda sad they will be stopping for other projects, this one is their main jewell...
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Postby herb » Fri Oct 19, 2007 8:35 pm

what other games have they made and/or are working on atm?
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Re: Some news from the devs - What's happening with Frets

Postby neostriker73 » Sun Oct 10, 2010 10:22 am

Wait is this FOF only? Or FoFiX too?

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Re: Some news from the devs - What's happening with Frets

Postby wolferacing » Sun Oct 10, 2010 12:15 pm

This topic was created before FoFiX was even around.

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