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Bennett Foddy's Speed Chess is QWOP designer's take on classic game

By Andrew Yoon, May 09, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Bennett Foddy, the creator of games like QWOP and GIRP, debuted a new take on chess at New York University's No Quarter exhibition.


Pain For Fun: Using games to explore the thrill of suffering

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 25, 2013 3:00pm PST

“I'm going to try and convince you to put more suffering in your games," Bennett Foddy told an audience of independent developers at this year's IndieCade festival.


"Normal tracks I would agree with you but the gigatracks definitely not. The Gigatracks are just ..."

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CLOP is QWOP with a unicorn

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 03, 2012 9:00am PDT

Bennett Foddy has delighted, confounded and infuriated with QWOP and GIRP, and now he's returning with CLOP. The "direct sequel to QWOP" gives you four limbs to control rather than two, as you're now a unicorn trotting over a hill to reach a virtuous maiden. And that's all. ...


"wow so much easier than QWOP. I got about halfway just pounding the keys in order (HJKL)"

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IGF 2012 Main Competition finalists announced

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 10, 2012 11:30am PST

The finalists for the 14th annual Independent Games Festival's Main Competition have been announced, highlighting some of the greatest indie games of 2012.


"kind of weird that most of the games under "Technical Excellence" are retro lo-fi games"

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