The Indie Strikes Back: Five indie games coming out in 2014 that will blow your mind

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on April 21, 2014
The Indie Strikes Back: Five indie games coming out in 2014 that will blow your mind

“Indie gaming” (games that are produced independent of a major publisher) has become a part of our gaming vernacular since 2009. There are two big reasons:   1) The rise of crowd-sourced funding through sites like Kickstarter has liberated developers to find money directly through their audience instead of pitching to a few big publishing …Read more

Spring is Here! Every iPad, iPhone & iPod Game is On Sale!!

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 18, 2014
Spring is Here! Every iPad, iPhone & iPod Game is On Sale!!

Spring is finally here and Big Fish is in the mood to celebrate. And what’s the best way to celebrate the changing of the seasons? A seasonal sale of course! Starting today and ending April 21st, all of our iPad, iPhone & iPod touch games are up to 50% off!! After you stock up on …Read more

Google Wear’s Great Grandparents: A Brief History of Wearable Computers

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on April 15, 2014
Google Wear’s Great Grandparents: A Brief History of Wearable Computers

What felt like a utopian cyberpunk dream is now becoming reality: wearable computers is a topic on everyone’s lips. Last year we were introduced to Google Glass, the first commercially available optical head-mounted display–which, unfortunately, has since seen a decline in interest. Perhaps it was the wallet-busting price point at $1500, maybe it was the …Read more

Enter the Fairway Solitaire “Blast Off” Tournament at PAX

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 8, 2014
Enter the Fairway Solitaire “Blast Off” Tournament at PAX

What could be better than a tournament of Solitaire? A tournament at PAX! Starting today, fans of Big Fish that are going to PAX East can get the chance to win an Xbox One, $1000 in cash, or an iPad mini in celebration of the launch of our newest mobile game Fairway Solitaire Blast. You …Read more

Cooking Academy: Restaurant Royale is Now on PC!

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 5, 2014
Cooking Academy: Restaurant Royale is Now on PC!

You asked for it, so we prepared it your way. Cooking Academy: Restaurant Royale, is now available on PC!!         You’re the Cooking Academy valedictorian, on your way to culinary stardom in the latest game in the popular Cooking Academy series! Compete in a kitchen showdown, creating mouthwatering dishes and delights from …Read more

Fairway Solitaire Blast – It’s a lot of fun Blast!

Posted by Jessica Sachs on April 3, 2014
Fairway Solitaire Blast – It’s a <s>lot of fun</s> Blast!

Big Fish is proud to announce this week’s release of Fairway Solitaire Blast. Download for free and start playing! Fairway Solitaire Blast is the sister app to Fairway Solitaire, the top-grossing solitaire game available in the app stores. Now available on Google, Amazon and iOS for smartphones and tablets, Blast offers its own unique gameplay …Read more

Throne of Games: Game While You Go
With These Brilliant Bathroom Accouterments

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 1, 2014
Throne of Games: Game While You Go <br />With These Brilliant Bathroom Accouterments

Admit it: you play games on the toilet. There’s no need to be embarrassed. You most likely have talked to someone today who secretly plays games on the john – three out of four gamers play mobile games in the bathroom. (Even more than those of us that play mobile games in bed at 62%!) Welcome to the …Read more

One Avid Fan’s Amazing Midnight Castle Fan Fiction!

Posted by Conor Murphy on March 28, 2014
One Avid Fan’s Amazing Midnight Castle Fan Fiction!

Our forum moderators came across a remarkable & unique thread a few weeks ago. One avid player and fan of Midnight Castle wrote a background story to the game that really captured our imagination. We wanted a wider audience to be able to enjoy the story, so all Midnight Castle players could see the communities’ …Read more

Roundup: The Best Gaming Keyboards

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 26, 2014
Roundup: The Best Gaming Keyboards

It’s likely you’re not playing on your ideal gaming keyboard, and not just any old keyboard will do. In an earlier post we learned that little pieces of silicone can slow down your game progress, wireless keyboards aren’t all they’re cracked up to be, and what all those weird, extra keys on some keyboards are …Read more

Buying a Gaming Keyboard? Read This First.

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 24, 2014
Buying a Gaming Keyboard? Read This First.

Computer gaming is here to stay, and the technology you use to play those games can make or break your fun. Gaming keyboards are an essential part of the computer gaming experience. You don’t need to be a hardcore gamer to make the most of a good keyboard – and if you know what’s important …Read more

Midnight Castle for iPad is Finally Here!

Posted by Conor Murphy on March 20, 2014
Midnight Castle for iPad is Finally Here!

Have you been waiting for Midnight Castle to come to mobile? So have we! Big Fish is excited to announce that today is the day to dust off your iPad and fire up some instant Midnight Castle fun! Midnight Castle provides endless challenges & adventures that you can overcome with your friends by your side. …Read more

What is Gamification?

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on March 17, 2014
What is Gamification?

Gamers are known to be particularly motivated people who practice self-discipline, learn well on their own, and find endless reserves of motivation, even when it involves repetitive tasks.  It’s a natural extension to watch gamers and think, ‘How can we leverage what is great about games in order to encourage people to do necessary or …Read more