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
Sneak Peek: Mystery Trackers – The Four Aces

Sneak Peek: Mystery Trackers – The Four Aces

Strange creatures, a secret association, and bizarre experiments disturb the peace in the small town of Brightfield. With its fourth installment, Mystery Trackers: The Four …

Posted by Margie B. on October 4, 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
Sneak Peek: Haunted Halls – Revenge of Dr. Blackmore

Sneak Peek: Haunted Halls – Revenge of Dr. Blackmore

Just when you thought you could relax, Dr. Blackmore kidnaps you, Tim, and several others. ERS’ Game studio’s popular Haunted Halls series is back with …

Posted by Margie B. on September 24, 2012
Series Spotlight: Dark Parables

Series Spotlight: Dark Parables

For this week’s Series Spotlight,  the owner of Blue Tea Games, Steven Zhao was kind enough to sit down  and talk about the development process behind …

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 21, 2012
Developer Focus: Boomzap Entertainment

Developer Focus: Boomzap Entertainment

In our first ever Developer Focus article on Boomzap Entertainment, I was able to catch up with co-founder Chris Natsuume, to talk about his game studio and philosophy on …

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 14, 2012
Series Spotlight: Margrave

Series Spotlight: Margrave

In this very special “Series Spotlight” we peer behind the development curtain of the beautiful Margrave game series. I recently caught up with the project’s …

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 12, 2012
5 Reasons to Become a Game Designer

5 Reasons to Become a Game Designer

Job hunting. No one likes the anxiety that comes with resumes and interviews. It's even tougher if you don't know what you want to do with your life. After all, how can you tell an employer that you're dedicated and passionate in what you do when you're not entirely sure what you want as a career?

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 9, 2012
Series Spotlight: Awakening

Series Spotlight: Awakening

In today’s “Series Spotlight,” we take a look at the 4th game in the Awakening series, Awakening: The Skyward Castle. I was able to speak …

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 21, 2012
Careers in Gaming: You’re All Invited

Careers in Gaming: You’re All Invited

Working in the gaming industry, I field questions daily from people interested in what we do and how they can get a foot in the …

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 20, 2012
Series Spotlight: Echoes of the Past

Series Spotlight: Echoes of the Past

In our second “Series Spotlight” we take a deeper look at the newest addition to the Echoes of the Past series, Echoes of the Past: …

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 15, 2012