Snagging some new fans for Mushroom Men at We The People, a day-long music festival in Los Angeles.

Mushroom Men at We the People

I’m amazed at how quickly little kids pick up this game. People came into Gamecock’s tent and let their children play the game. It’s encouraging that the game is accessible enough for a 5-year-old to pick up while remaining engrossing enough for their parents to play through.

Mushroom Men at We The People

The big projector beside Les Claypool’s stage displayed our logo during his set.

A year and a half ago, I showed Frank Teran’s original concept art for Mushroom Men to Adam Sessler at the Game Developer’s Conference, and since then he’s been hooked. His enthusiasm for the style and concept of Mushroom Men was evident. Last night, he finally got to play the game, and he talked to Chad Barron about it on X-Play.

It’s just a list, but N-Europe highlights Mushroom Men as a game that interests them.

Breakin’ on the X-Play set

September 25, 2008

Producer Chad Barron and Gl33k’s main audio guy (pictured, doing a backspin) are at the G4 studios this week to record a segment for an upcoming episode of X-Play.

The mushrooms want to be free!

September 24, 2008

Mushroom Men is nearing the end of production. It look like our Mushroom Man Pax is done with all the trade shows and is ready to go into the players’ hands.

Red Fly Studio’s biggest fan

September 23, 2008

Red Fly’s biggest fan, originally uploaded by Red Fly Studio.

For the “Awwww!” factor, here’s little Hardison, CEO Dan Borth’s little guy, sporting his Mushroom Men t-shirt.

Tom East at the Official Nintendo Magazine enjoyed Mushroom Men. Read all about it!

Our friends at GoNintendo noticed, too.

The Indie Game Developer’s Podcast interviewed Ryan and Kain at AGDC last week.

Kain:

Ryan:

Destructoid is giving away this sweet Mushroom Men-themed bass guitar, signed by Les Claypool. All you have to do is create a Mushroom Men diorama. Arts and crafts time!

Newsarama posted an interview with Programmer/Designer James Clarendon last week at the Nintendo Power event. Today they report on their hands-on experience with Mushroom Men (and other titles).

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