A year of Total Rendition Early Access on Steam

  • Total Rendition “retired” from Steam

    Per our request, Total Rendition has been retired from Steam. We fought hard to avoid this outcome as we only sought to end Early Access, not “retire” from Steam wholesale. However, Valve has indicated that they afforded us no choice other than retiring wholesale or keeping Early Access on. Based on our experiences, the latter…

  • Early Access doesn’t work

    After more than a year of Total Rendition Early Access, I for one, made a crucial realisation: Early Access doesn’t work. At least not for us. We were put on a fools’ errand by venture capitalists eager to “socialize the risks and privatize the profits” and as a result, player have been pissed off (though…

  • Lessons from Rendition: Guantanamo

    Half my family lives in Israel. They may be in the thick of it. I ask you to spare a thought for them and hope for their safety. However, while I may live in the UK, and have family in Israel, when people ask “where you from”, I say the Netherlands.  There will be elections…