Originally Posted by Tsak
@Akira: +1000, though sometimes going public is an absolute necessity, especially whem hunting for new members or need the extra help.
Yeah, I don't mean it's best to be in complete secrecy, but to leak as little as possible details about your work in progress, works best.
Think back of the times when the Amiga was in its heyday and magazines showed WIPs of games in progress that never happened, or that changed a lot. Response was always negative.