A Brief History of Match 3

Posted by Krista Lofgren on March 31, 2015
A Brief History of Match 3

Just the place for a Snark! I have said it twice: That alone should encourage the crew. Just the place for a Snark! I have said it thrice: What I tell you three times is true. ~ Lewis Carroll, The Hunting of the Snark Omne Trium Perfectum (everything that comes in threes is perfect) If …Read more

3 Tools to Make You A Happier and Healthier Gamer

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 27, 2015
3 Tools to Make You A Happier and Healthier Gamer

Here on the BFG Blog we’ve been talking about how games themselves can be healthy for the mind and body. For example, a game that treats lazy eye in both kids and adults is being developed by a major video game publisher – giving games for health more credibility and creating a lot of buzz …Read more

Get a Great Big Fish Game Free on iPhone and iPad!

Posted by Krista Lofgren on March 27, 2015
Get a Great Big Fish Game Free on iPhone and iPad!

Need a great game to play over the weekend? We have good news for you! For one week only you can get one of our favorite games completely free for your iPhone or iPad. Mystery of the Ancients: Curse of the Black Water Collector’s Edition is free on your iOS device March 26 – April …Read more

The Best PC Puzzle Games of All Time

Posted by Dillon Wallace on March 26, 2015
The Best PC Puzzle Games of All Time

Remember when playing a puzzle game wasn’t all that cool? Well, a lot has changed in the gaming industry, and with the emergence of comic book movie adaptations and the nerd mania movement, people are realizing that it’s actually fun to learn and challenge yourself. So step aside gamer fogies, because these aren’t your parents’ …Read more

Gummy Drop! Boost Giveaway Winners

Posted by Jessica Sachs on March 20, 2015
Gummy Drop! Boost Giveaway Winners

Gummy Drop! Boost Giveaway Winners Congratulations to the winners of our Boost Giveaway on the Gummy Drop! Facebook page! To see if you’ve won the prize of 17 Lightning Strike Boosts, look for your name below! If you’re a winner, please send us a Private Message on the Gummy Drop! Facebook: http://bigfi.sh/1wbQsPr with the name …Read more

6 Top Android Match Games

Posted by John Coyle on March 20, 2015
6 Top Android Match Games

The casual gaming community is growing exponentially as more and more people are gaining access to smart mobile devices. Android has perfected the casual gaming marketplace and users can find thousands of games ready to download and play. Match game puzzles are a really popular genre of casual gaming due to their simplicity and accessibility. …Read more

10 International Video Game Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

Posted by Krista Lofgren on March 16, 2015
10 International Video Game Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

Penny Arcade Expo AUS (PAX) Location: Melbourne, AUS Dates: October 30 – November 1, 2015 Penny Arcade Expo, arguably the most important video game convention in the world, expanded from North America to Australia in 2013. Thousands of attendees flock to the convention for tournaments, game-play, concerts, exhibits by top gaming companies, and cosplay. PAX …Read more

The Best iOS Puzzle Games for Your Commute

Posted by Krista Lofgren on March 12, 2015
The Best iOS Puzzle Games for Your Commute

When you’re actually looking forward to waking up at 6:15, jumping in the shower, grabbing a coffee and getting on the subway, you know there might be a problem. What would cause such irrational behavior? Is there something people are actually looking forward to about a commute? You may simply be too in love with …Read more

Learn Better, Faster, and Stronger By Playing Video Games

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 9, 2015
Learn Better, Faster, and Stronger By Playing Video Games

The amount of time we spend playing video games every day is on the rise: between 2008 and 2013, our daily game consumption increased 28% and is expected to increase by another 23% by 2018. As electronic gaming has grown in popularity over the last three decades we’ve heard all the ways it might harm …Read more

Gummy Drop! Boost Giveaway Winners

Posted by Jessica Sachs on March 6, 2015
Gummy Drop! Boost Giveaway Winners

Gummy Drop! Boost Giveaway Winners Congratulations to the winners of our Boost Giveaway on the Gummy Drop! Facebook page! To see if you’ve won the prize of 15 Lightning Strikes, 15 Shovels, and 15 Combos, look for your name below! If you’re a winner, please send us a Private Message on the Gummy Drop! Facebook: …Read more

2015 Video Game Statistics & Trends
Who’s Playing What & Why?

Posted by Krista Lofgren on March 3, 2015
2015 Video Game Statistics & Trends <br /> Who’s Playing What & Why?

Last year Lisa Galarneau wrote a fantastic article on 2014 Global Gaming Stats. 2015 has crept up on us and it’s time to see some updated trends, statistics and information. 2014 was a turning point in many areas of the video games industry. To help celebrate the release of our brand new Big Fish Video …Read more

3 Amazing Slots Games to Play in 2015

Posted by Taylor Stein on March 3, 2015
3 Amazing Slots Games to Play in 2015

As we wind down from the holiday frenzy and begin our year anew, the hopeful and determined folks often make resolutions to help guide them through the next 365 days. Whether your goal errs on the side of personal growth or small-time improvement, completing your special New Year’s promise is a huge undertaking and an …Read more