Infinite Indie: Alec Holowka’s rise to glory

As part of their series on New Media entrepreneurs in Winnipeg, Manitoba, BlinkWorks shot this video featuring Alec Holowca of independent games developer Infinite Ammo, creators of award-winning titles Aquaria and Paper Moon. Holowca explains how growing up in Winnipeg influenced the aesthetic choices in his games, and how his father’s obsession with D.I.Y. tabletop board games drove him headlong into the world of independent game development.

Keep an eye out for Infinite Ammo’s upcoming titles, Marian (Xbox 360), Heroes & Villains and Das Cube (iPhone). The video’s music is from Paper Moon, a gorgeous black & white storybook platform game that you can play for free on