Series Spotlight: Mystery of the Ancients

Series Spotlight: Mystery of the Ancients

In today’s Series Spotlight, we let you in on our chat with Alexander Alekhin, Lead Game Designer of Mariaglorum Studio. We wanted to discuss the …

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 31, 2012
This Week’s Starbucks Pick is Hidden Expedition: Amazon!

This Week’s Starbucks Pick is Hidden Expedition: Amazon!

This week Starbucks has selected Hidden Expedition: Amazon as their free Pick of the Week! This promotion is for the iPhone and iPad versions of …

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 30, 2012
The Economics of Making Video Games

The Economics of Making Video Games

Have you ever wondered where the best video game design schools, studios & salaries are located? Games sometimes get a bad rap because spending time …

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 30, 2012
Fairway Solitaire Worldwide Search Announced!

Fairway Solitaire Worldwide Search Announced!

Want to go down in Big Fish history? We are launching a worldwide search to find the person who most resembles McDivot (the gopher character …

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 26, 2012
Developer Focus: Artogon Games

Developer Focus: Artogon Games

In this week's Developer Focus, we go behind the scenes with Executive Producer Tim Sadovsky to talk about the Artogon development team & ask him some questions about the future of gaming. Enjoy the interview and make sure to check out all of Artogon's amazing adventures here!!

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 25, 2012
Game Spotlight – The Great Unknown: Houdini’s Castle

Game Spotlight – The Great Unknown: Houdini’s Castle

Last week, I caught up with Sergio Manucharian, co-founder of JoyBits Ltd., and co-producer Eva Frolkina to talk about the inspiration behind The Great Unknown: Houdini's Castle. Keep an eye out for The Great Unknown: Houdini's Castle, when it comes out later this month!

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 19, 2012
Mystery Case Files: Shadow Lake Announced!

Mystery Case Files: Shadow Lake Announced!

There’s going to be one big reason for gamers to be thankful this Thanksgiving. Big Fish is proud to announce the ninth game in the Mystery …

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 15, 2012
CoderDojo Fun with Big Fish

CoderDojo Fun with Big Fish

Arriving at the Big Fish Games Offices in Cork, Ireland on a Tuesday evening you might mistakenly think that the average age of an employee …

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 15, 2012
HvZ: A Real-Life Zombie Game!

HvZ: A Real-Life Zombie Game!

Video games have inspired a number of new forms of entertainment, some of which are things very few people ever imagined - like building video game collections that sell for thousands of dollars.

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 12, 2012
Series Spotlight: Mystery Trackers

Series Spotlight: Mystery Trackers

In this week’s “Series Spotlight,” we take a look at the newest game in the Mystery Trackers series, Mystery Trackers: Four Aces. I was able to talk …

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 9, 2012
Middle and High School Students Design Video Games

Middle and High School Students Design Video Games

Some people are just born to be gamers, and others are born to be game developers. One intrepid student from Mount Vernon, Illinois recently showed that, with enough determination, dreams of programming great video games can come true.

Posted by Conor Murphy on October 1, 2012
Series Spotlight: Haunted Halls

Series Spotlight: Haunted Halls

In this week’s Series Spotlight,  I was able to catch up with ERS Game Design Director Alexander Motylev, to talk about the genesis of the Haunted Halls …

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 27, 2012