- Sony Community Manager Poppy Byron
announced today that Surgeon Simulator is out now on PlayStation 4 and includes co-op play!
To quote: January 28, 2013. That was the day we put the first build of a silly little game jam project onto the Internet for anyone to play.
It was a run of the mill game jam project for me, and my fellow teammates, James Broadley, Jack Good and Luke Williams. But the aftermath saw our little medical-themed toy turn into a real grown-up full game.
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has been like a constant game jam. We would implement our ideas without a second thought to the game's overall design.
Leaving little details like balancing damage levels and timings until later, just concentrating on what we thought would be cool or fun for the majority of time. For example, once the game was in full production, one of the features I remember implementing first was the notepad in the reception that you can draw on, not exactly essential for the game but fun to make.
This kind of unplanned structureless attitude has continued throughout the entire project. It's an extremely fun way of developing. It has its caveats and wouldn't...