It has recently come to our attention that a fake version of The Very Organized Thief is being sold on the Apple App Store. Please view the full article for all the details.
For the past month, I’ve been working on improving The Very Organized Thief’s throwing mechanics, as part of our next update. The goal has been to allow players to knockout the Owner!
After many attempts at creating an acceptable Web Player replacement, we’re happy to finally announce that The Very Organized Thief has been updated and released on Kongregate.
Welcome to the announcement of the first web release and official change list of The Very Organized Thief (Web), where we will highlight what’s new, what’s required and where you can play it.
The upcoming web release of The Very Organized Thief remake is a significant milestone for us. And it comes with a great deal of weight on our shoulders.
These last few weeks I’ve been working on a new font for The Very Organized Thief as part of localization to support different languages in the future. Our new font is called Pen Thief and is the font we’ll be using for the checklist, some of the game menus and a few other things.
With most of the visual parts for The Very Organized Thief rebuild almost finished with just a few more adjustments to be made, my attention has been mostly on sound design this past month.
These past few weeks I’ve been working on throwing objects. It’s an idea we’ve been messing around with for a while, to see how far we could push the mechanic.
I’ve been slowly making progress with The Very Organized Thief rebuild. And recently I’ve updated the Owner, tweaking the model and animations, and giving him a new brain while still keeping the same behavior. Our existing AI system is a little overkill, so I did some digging in the original AI code and reviewed it to see what solution I could come up with.
After all the experiments, failures, trials, and errors we went through. We have finally filled in the last few remaining gaps that The Very Organized Thief had with its design. And now, we’re rebuilding the original The Very Organized Thief from the ground up as our major starting point for everything we’re doing next.