Game Dev Tycoon is a game by Green Heart Gaming for Windows, Mac and Linux in which you found a games development studio in the 1980s and rise to fame through the successful creation of video games.

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How can I fix bugs that become apparent post release?

I released a game called RAGE - even though the game was released with 0 bugs and broke technology and design records, post release there were a lot of bugs which made the game unplayable. I see the ...
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How long does my game stay on sale?

All of my games seem to stay on sale for the same amount of time before they're taken off the market. A game seems to stay on sale long enough to develop another game and have a single sales period of ...
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How do I complete contracts more quickly?

I've now failed two contracts because I was only half way through the "technology" stage whenever the deadline hit. What can I do to complete contracts more quickly?
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What can I do about piracy?

Help! My games are being pirated! People are choosing to get copies of my material illegally rather than giving me large sums of money instead! I seem to be given the option to "Warn Them" or "Sue ...
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Where has my 'Research' option gone?

I have just moved to my new office and hired my first employee, and now I want to do some research before I develop my next game engine but the option to research appears to have disappeared? How ...
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What are great combinations for games?

In Game Dev Tycoon, you get an experience multiplier and bonus to your review scores by creating games utilising a 'Good' or 'Great' Combination of genre and game type, along with aiming the game at ...
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How can I improve my ratings?

So I made my first game - it was a Space Adventure game and I called it EVE. When I released it I waited until all of my bugs had been fixed and then released it immediately. However, when the ratings ...