Idea-clone = A project similar to your own – which you thought was based on an unique idea.
No doubt you and every other designer has experienced the depressing feeling when you stumble upon a game which is exactly the same as an idea or game you have been working on. Some will think their idea was stolen, but many know that it is simply a dark, unlucky coincidence.
There’s a reason behind all of these so-called “coincidences”. This article will discuss how you should react to the new facts and what you can do.
Don’t be thrown by the exaggerating examples in this article.