Lucas Pope News


Papers, Please immigrates to iPad on Dec. 12

By Daniel Perez, Dec 11, 2014 9:00am PST

Glory to Arstrotzka!


"Just in time for SHACKMAS"

- the man with the briefcase see all 2 comments

Gone Home and Papers, Please honored at Games for Change Awards

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2014 10:30am PDT

The Games for Change Awards ceremony took place last night, and the two big winners were Gone Home and Papers, Please.


"wasn't that just kids having fun trying to talk to the dead?"

- crummynz see all 8 comments

Papers, Please creator wants to make (or outsource) a Vita version

By Steve Watts, Feb 24, 2014 4:15pm PST

Papers, Please creator Lucas Pope says he's interested in putting the game on Vita, but hasn't decided if he wants to tackle the design challenges himself or outsource it to someone more familiar with the device.


"I'm really excited that Vita is mentioned in more and more conversations about Indie games. Its ..."

- ChowYunMatt see all 8 comments

How minimal game design helps tell stories in Papers, Please

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 05, 2013 1:45pm PDT

While the premise of Papers, Please might sound a bit heavy, its minimalist approach to game design helps reduce its heavy subject matter, while also helping tell better player stories.


"This is an excellent game. I play it all the time and believe it or not its very challenging. ..."

- rtricoche see all 2 comments

Papers, Please approved to launch next week

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 01, 2013 5:15pm PDT

If office workers unwind after a day of pushing papers by playing farming or trucking simulators, what can farmers and truckers play? Border control sim Papers, Please is coming to their rescue, leaving beta and properly launching for PC and Mac on August 8. It'll cost a rea...


"This looks like it would be a fantastic iOS game, and I don't say that often. "

- PenicillinX57 see all 5 comments