Development on Terraria has Ceased

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Development on Terraria has Ceased

Unread postby News Portal » 25 Feb 12, 11:20 am

Andrew 'Redigit' Spinks has announced that effective immediately, all development on [app=8259]Terraria[/app] has ceased. There are one or two more bug fixes still in the works for the Minecraft-esque hit indie game, but no more bosses or biomes are in the pipeline, as Redigit is taking an extended sabbatical.

In related news, a line of Terraria T-shirts is now available...

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Re: Development on Terraria has Ceased

Unread postby imcloughy11 » 25 Feb 12, 1:06 pm

Eh i'm happy he supported the game for this long with FREE updates. Can't really complain.

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Re: Development on Terraria has Ceased

Unread postby Syncourt » 26 Feb 12, 1:54 pm

I'm a little bit disappointed that we wont be seeing the alternate dimensions/alien planets they were talking about a while back. But at the same time not really worried because their new game will take that idea to a whole new level.

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Re: Development on Terraria has Ceased

Unread postby Zethnar » 26 Feb 12, 3:23 pm

There's probably only so much that can be tacked on to Terraria before it all gets too much for the game. Frankly I'm amazed it was supported with free content as long as it was (not because it was bad or anything, I've put a shameful number of hours into that game). They could easily have packed all those content updates into an expansion and sold it for another $5 or so.

I do have to say that I'm definitely looking forward to seeing what Starbound is all about.

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Re: Development on Terraria has Ceased

Unread postby Marius » 26 Feb 12, 4:29 pm

I'm still trying to figure out wtf I'm meant to do in this game.

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Re: Development on Terraria has Ceased

Unread postby Slazza » 26 Feb 12, 7:18 pm

Dig, find items, summon bosses then kill bosses.

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