Behind the Curtain: Making Games at MumboJumbo

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 9, 2013
Behind the Curtain: Making Games at MumboJumbo

In this week’s developer interview, we go behind the scenes with MumboJumbo’s Digital Partnership Manager, Ryan Hilz, to talk about the MumboJumbo’s development team & ask him some questions about the future of gaming. Enjoy the interview and make sure to check out all of MumboJumbo’s titles here! Can you tell us a bit about …Read more

Behind the Curtain: Strange Cases Interview & Concept Art

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 7, 2013
Behind the Curtain: Strange Cases Interview & Concept Art

Want to learn about the Strange Cases game series and the steps that go into making a Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure? Check out our interview with Sulus Games below, and continue the latest adventure in Strange Cases: The Faces of Vengeance! How did you come up with the Strange Cases  game series? Strange Cases: The Tarot Card …Read more

Sneak Peek – Redemption Cemetery: Salvation of the Lost Collector’s Edition

Posted by Margie B. on April 6, 2013
Sneak Peek – Redemption Cemetery: Salvation of the Lost Collector’s Edition

Out for a leisurely afternoon walk with your dog, his ball goes into the cemetery. The cemetery’s guardian, a specter named Hina, enlists you to help to save some tormented souls. Now, this is the point in the movie when you turn to look at me and all you see is the dust my running …Read more

Series Spotlight: The Secret Order

Posted by Conor Murphy on March 20, 2013
Series Spotlight: The Secret Order

This week's Series Spotlight takes a look at the exhilarating Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure game series: The Secret Order. I caught up with Steve Ratatics, producer & game designer at Sunward Games to talk about the development of the series' newest addition: The Secret Order: Masked Intent!Read more

Sneak Peek – Azada: Elementa Collector’s Edition

Posted by Margie B. on March 2, 2013
Sneak Peek – Azada: Elementa Collector’s Edition

Titus is back and better than ever in Azada: Elementa Collector’s Edition! Titus appears to you in a dream and in this dream Titus believes that you are the chosen one. By the time you awaken, you receive a package from a mysterious man. What is in this package and why do you get the …Read more

Series Spotlight: The Keepers

Posted by Conor Murphy on February 25, 2013
Series Spotlight: The Keepers

In this week’s Series Spotlight, I was able to chat with Andrew Tsyganov, (the CEO of Blam! Games Studio) about his Keepers series of games. After you take a look at the amazing game art below, make sure to try out the newest addition to the series; The Keepers – The Orders Last Secret ! Please …Read more

Hidden Object Games FTW!

Posted by Lisa Brunette on February 18, 2013
Hidden Object Games FTW!

We know you increasingly turn to Big Fish looking for story, adventure, and exploration, but the root of the HOPA (Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure) genre is the hidden-object scene (HOS). Spotting games like these hold huge appeal for Big Fish customers and have a rich tradition in U.S. culture, from the “slug bug” you played in …Read more

Video Game Obsessed? 3 Ways to Turn Your Obsession into a Career

Posted by Kendall Bird on February 8, 2013
Video Game Obsessed?  3 Ways to Turn Your Obsession into a Career

There are many media outlets and sources these days claiming that video games are negative and that video gaming is bad for kids. But how can gaming be a bad thing when there are plenty of positive video game stories  out there? The dictionary definition of “obsession” is something for which someone over-compensates.  It is …Read more

Series Spotlight: Grave Mania

Posted by Conor Murphy on January 31, 2013
Series Spotlight: Grave Mania

In this week’s Series Spotlight, we take a look at the Grave Mania game series from Anino Games. I was able to sit down with Team Loca, the group responsible for Grave Mania’s development. The second game in the series, Grave Mania: Pandemic Pandemonium,  was just released earlier this week so remember to check it out here …Read more

Sneak Peek – Nightmare Adventures: The Turning Thorn

Posted by Margie B. on January 25, 2013
Sneak Peek – Nightmare Adventures: The Turning Thorn

Oh boy! I feel like Steve Martin in The Jerk announcing the arrival of the new phone books. “The new Nightmare Adventures game is here, the new Nightmare Adventures game is here!” The team at Ghost Ship Studios has answered our begging… er, numerous requests and brought us Nightmare Adventures: The Turning Thorn, the sequel …Read more

Sneak Peek – Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life Collector’s Edition

Posted by Margie B. on January 24, 2013
Sneak Peek – Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life Collector’s Edition

Eipix Entertainment’s tag line of “Creating Worlds” is certainly fitting. They have created a visually stunning game with both an intriguing storyline and exciting gameplay. Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life delivers what you expect from an exceptional game and then some. Although the Tree of Life is said to be a myth, your research …Read more

Series Spotlight: Grim Tales

Posted by Conor Murphy on January 5, 2013
Series Spotlight: Grim Tales

In today’s Series Spotlight, we let you in on our chat with Elephant Studios, the team that brought you the Surface & Grim Tales game series. We wanted to discuss the roots of the Grim Tales series and hear more about their newest game Grim Tales: The Stone Queen. Have some fun this weekend and …Read more