Bringing ‘Simple Come Simple Golf’ to Change, a Potential Steam Launch, Probabilities of a Bodily Model, and Extra – TouchArcade

It has been almost two years since Simple Come Simple Golf (beforehand Clap Hanz Golf) launched on Apple Arcade. I spoke to the workforce at Clap Hanz then in regards to the sport, working with Apple, the developer’s first launch outdoors PlayStation, and extra. Since then, rather a lot has modified together with the sport identify, in-game mechanics, and we even had Simple Come Simple Golf hit Change. I had an opportunity to speak to the workforce at Clap Hanz about em>Simple Come Simple Golf, new mechanics, a possible Steam model, and extra.

TouchArcade: Since we final spoke, you’ve got launched Simple Come Simple Golf on Change and renamed the sport on Apple Arcade. How has the expertise been working with Change {hardware}?

Clap Hanz: It has been a really thrilling expertise since it’s our first-time self-publishing a sport for console.

TA: What led to the identify change on Apple Arcade?

CH: The identify change was on account of a change in mindset with regards to selling a sport.
The earlier identify was chosen to showcase our power as a sport developer with intensive expertise in creating golf video games. Nevertheless, with the discharge of the Change model, we wished to shift the main target to selling the idea of the sport itself, therefore the identify change.

TA: How has the response been to the Change model thus far?

CH: Many gamers have uploaded movies of themselves performing superior photographs and we’re thrilled to see that. We hope that gamers will proceed to publish movies of their superb photographs.

TA: How has it been updating the sport on Change and Apple Arcade collectively?

CH: The sport is being developed with Unity, so there aren’t many difficulties and we stay equally grateful for gamers that play the sport on each platforms.

TA: Can we count on a bodily launch sooner or later?

CH: We’re at present observing the responses for the digital model, so we might want to put some ideas into the opportunity of a bodily launch.

TA: Once I interviewed you earlier than, you spoke in regards to the new shot system in comparison with the previous three faucet system. Now the sport has each. How has the response been to that?

CH: We truly performed a survey concerning the popular shot system on twitter and near 80% of the respondents truly most well-liked the “Triple Faucet (aka 3-click swing)”! Previous to the survey, we had been truly anticipating the outcomes to be extra balanced nonetheless plainly many gamers want utilizing “Triple Faucet” so we’re glad that we had been capable of implement it into the sport this time.

TA: Will the Change model be up to date to supply the next body charge mode sooner or later?

CH: We at present don’t have any plans to assist the next body charge mode.

TA: Are there plans to deliver Simple Come Simple Golf to Steam or different consoles sooner or later?

CH: We had been capable of launch on the Nintendo Change so there’s positively risk for releases on different platforms. We might want to give it some thought.

TA: Are there any plans for paid DLC?

CH: It could be nice if we are able to do this! Nevertheless, the sport is at present being provided as each a subscription service in addition to a console digital model. We are going to want to consider how we are able to steadiness it for each platforms earlier than implementing any type of paid DLC.

TA: What led to the choice to deliver Simple Come Simple Golf to Change reasonably than PlayStation the place you’ve got launched video games for a really very long time?

CH: We all know first-hand that the PlayStation is a good platform. Then again, it’s also true that there are additionally many gamers who get pleasure from enjoying video games on different platforms.

As a sport developer, we imagine it’s pure that we wish extra gamers to benefit from the video games that we create. This was one of many explanation why we determined to develop the sport for different platforms.

One more reason is the truth that the Change is a transportable gaming gadget that might permit an analogous gaming expertise in comparison with Apple Units.

We’d wish to thank the workforce at Clap Hanz for his or her time right here and to Matthew Finneman for facilitating this interview.