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Looking back at Arms2D

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Well, my 15 minutes of fame have come and gone. The reception I've received to my fangame "Arms2d" has been nothing short of amazing.

Now that things have settled back down, I think it's a great time to take a look back at the inspiring reception of "Arms2d".

If you haven't already, you can check out my Arms2d Motivation post.  In that post I detail the ideas and motivation behind the inception and creation of Arms2d. It will hopefully give you a good idea of the mindset I had when releasing the game.

So when I first released the game, what happened?
After the initial announcement blog post, I share the game on Reddit in two separate places, r/Arms and r/NintendoSwitch. (Basically the same way I shared Splatoon2d). After making the two posts I anxiously sat and waited for comments. It a while, but eventually the comments came in, and a lot of them were positive! So I spent the rest of the day replying to comments and trying to help out anyone with a pro…