Series Spotlight: The Secret Order

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!

Posted by Conor Murphy on March 20, 2013
Sneak Peek – Azada: Elementa Collector’s Edition

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 …

Posted by Margie B. on March 2, 2013
Series Spotlight: The Keepers

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. …

Posted by Conor Murphy on February 25, 2013
Hidden Object Games FTW!

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 …

Posted by Lisa Brunette on February 18, 2013
Video Game Obsessed?  3 Ways to Turn Your Obsession into a Career

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 …

Posted by Kendall Bird on February 8, 2013
Series Spotlight: Grave Mania

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 …

Posted by Conor Murphy on January 31, 2013
Sneak Peek – Nightmare Adventures: The Turning Thorn

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, …

Posted by Margie B. on January 25, 2013
Sneak Peek – Amaranthine Voyage: The Tree of Life Collector’s Edition

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. …

Posted by Margie B. on January 24, 2013
Series Spotlight: Grim Tales

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 …

Posted by Conor Murphy on January 5, 2013
Series Spotlight: Nightmare Realm

Series Spotlight: Nightmare Realm

To commemorate the release of Nightmare Realm: In the End, I spoke with lead designer Vladimir Fokin about how the Nightmare Realm series got it’s start. After reading the interview below, treat yourself and celebrate the new year a day early by checking out Nightmare Realm: In the End!

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 31, 2012
Mystery Case Files: Return to Ravenhearst Early Concept Art

Mystery Case Files: Return to Ravenhearst Early Concept Art

The process of creating a new Mystery Case Files game requires a great deal of work by many talented people within Big Fish Games. Some of those individuals are the Big Fish Studios' artists. These artists spend a great deal of time drawing, painting, and rendering the graphics you see in select Big Fish Games releases. Before developers began creating Return to Ravenhearst, concept sketches and paintings were created to help the development team better visualize game play locations. These works also help everyone involved better understand the style, tone, and overall feeling of the game.

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 29, 2012
Series Spotlight: Phantasmat

Series Spotlight: Phantasmat

To celebrate the release of Phantasmat: Crucible Peak, I sat down with lead designer Vladimir Kozik about how the series got it's start! We all have a lot of chores to get done this holiday season, but don't forget to set aside some "me time" so you can try Phantasmat: Crucible Peak!

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 6, 2012