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Blindflug Studios on their Apple Arcade experience

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Back in September, the great news broke that three Swiss games would be part of the Apple Arcade lineup, proving that the Helvetic game industry is soaring. Among them, Zurich-based Blindflug Studios’ «Stellar Commanders», a multi players real-time strategy set to be released in 2020.

But what is it really like to develop a game for the mammoth platform that has been launched on September 19? Blindflug’s co-founder Jeremy Spillman spills the beans (in German) while sitting on SRF’s «Geek-Sofa».

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