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Project 72: How long does it take to make an iPhone game?

Posted by: Jeremy at 1/7/2010 3:10 PM
How many licks does it take to get to the Tootsie-roll center of... wait a minute... wrong question. 

How many hours does it take to successfully develop an iPhone game, start to scratch?  The crew over at Dogtownstudios looks to possibly answer that question, or at least see if they can do it in 72 hours or less with Project 72.  This posting is a little late to the party as the project is about halfway through at this point, but there is still plenty of interesting progress to be seen.  The crew of four people are looking to build an original game, from scratch, for Apple's iPhone.  They started back on January 5, 2010 and have a website up that is following the entire project via blog postings and a live video feed, start to finish.  If you have ever wondered just what goes into the development of a game, even on a small scale, this project is worth checking out and following...