From Game Jam to Atari Published

The following is a re-post of an article written by Jacob Lear for for the full article, visit To someone outside of the video game industry, the prospect of finding success within this industry can seem daunting. Heck, even people within this industry will often find it difficult to succeed or continue [...]

By |2022-07-12T14:04:45+00:00July 12th, 2022|Game Development, Studio News|0 Comments

Graphite Lab to Launch Hive Jump on Nintendo Switch and Xbox One

St.Louis, Mo.-based indie developer to release video game on Jan. 11, 2019 (St.Louis, Mo., Dec. 18, 2018) Independent video game developer Graphite Lab announced plans to bring its indie co-op pixel art game Hive Jump to Nintendo Switch™ and Xbox One.  The sci-fi video game – to be released on Jan. 11, 2019 – will [...]

By |2018-12-28T16:25:50+00:00December 28th, 2018|Game Development, Hive Jump, Studio News|0 Comments

Starting and maintaining an Indie Business

SO YOU WANNA START A GAME STUDIO?! Studio Director Matt Raithel spoke at the June 5th game developers meet up in St. Louis. The topic was "Starting and Maintaining an Indie Business" and featured talks from Graphite Lab, Jundroo and Happy Badgers. Getting a new business started is one the hardest things you may ever [...]

Dev Log | Early Access July 20th, Wii U FAQ, Scorcher Boss, Aliens and Weapons!

Attention Jumpers! It’s been a busy few weeks since the last update, and we have more good news to share with you! Here’s what you have to look forward to in this HUGE update: Early Access Date Announced! Scorcher Boss Preview More Aliens Detected in the Hive! Weapons Upgrade! New Relics Located PAX EAST Photos! [...]

By |2017-04-07T20:58:18+00:00June 2nd, 2016|Game Development, Hive Jump, Studio News|0 Comments


ANNOUNCING THE HIGHLY COVETED SUMMER INTERNSHIPS AT GRAPHITE LAB! Graphite Lab is reviewing candidates for summer 2016 internships! The program runs from May 16 – August 12th. General hours on site are from 10AM – 4PM Monday through Friday, but will be negotiated around school or other work schedules for the right candidates. DEADLINE FOR [...]

By |2017-04-17T15:54:40+00:00April 25th, 2016|Jobs, Studio News|1 Comment

Dev Log | Crawling Walls, Mushroom Forests, and Community Alpha Launch!

Attention Jumpers! It’s time for another monthly update from JUMP Corps HQ! Here’s what we’ve got for you in this one: New AI: Swarming Drones New Environment: Mushroom Forest Concepts New Forums: Hive Jump Community It’s a shorter update this month because we’ve got a lot of irons in the fire as far as new [...]