Your Deepest Emotions Can Be Expressed Through Games

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 23, 2013
Your Deepest Emotions Can Be Expressed Through Games

Talking about emotions in games often circulates around the constantly regurgitated themes related to media effects (the idea that media are suspect) in a range of correlation studies.  Yet there is more to the puzzle of complex human emotions related to play and gaming.  And, perhaps more importantly, correlation (people who are sometimes violent sometimes …Read more

Zombie Zombie Zombie: Make-up Tutorial

Posted by Melissa Dingmon on August 22, 2013
Zombie Zombie Zombie: Make-up Tutorial

  Halloween is approaching and The Walking Dead returns on October 13th. Want to celebrate? Paint yourself to look like a zombie! Don’t freak out. It is actually a more simple process than you may think. First, you’ll want to create the base. Prepare your skin by cleaning and moisturizing. (You’ve heard that before, right?) …Read more

The Story of Bear from FETCH (A Petfinder win!)

Posted by Chris Campbell on August 16, 2013
The Story of Bear from FETCH (A Petfinder win!)

FETCH is an interactive game for the iPhone and iPad that has been called, “The official game of dog lovers everywhere.” That review alone was worth the twelve months we spent making it. That’s not just because our team loves dogs, but also because now we were the semi-official representative for all dog lovers in …Read more

Dark Manor: A Hidden Object Mystery Tips and Tricks

Posted by Margie B. on August 15, 2013
Dark Manor: A Hidden Object Mystery Tips and Tricks

Welcome to the Dark Manor: A Hidden Object Mystery and Tricks! The bayou. The roaring 1920′s. A supernatural secret. Step into Dark Manor, where ghostly hosts will help you find your way! Beautify your manor and explore the spine-chilling hidden object scenes… if you DARE! Whether you use this document as a reference when things …Read more

The Beauty of Awesome Character Creation

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 14, 2013
The Beauty of Awesome Character Creation

I mentioned in a recent article that character creation is one of my kid’s favorite activities, and she typically spends as much time creating and adorning her characters (and their homes!) as she does playing most games.  But she takes it even a step further, often creating families of characters for whom she builds complex …Read more

The QA Team’s Favorite Macs for Gaming

Posted by Mac QA Team on August 13, 2013
The QA Team’s Favorite Macs for Gaming

Now that we’ve shared the Best Overall Macs for gaming in a previous article, we have to tell you about our own personal favorites.  Leia: As you may have guessed, I believe the 15-inch MacBook Pro is the best overall Mac for gaming. But this part isn’t about practicality, it’s about what I love most in …Read more

Changes Are Coming to the Forums

Posted by Big Fish Games on August 12, 2013
Changes Are Coming to the Forums

Dear Big Fish Community, Over the years, our forums have been one of the key ways we communicate with you, and have served as an integral source for game-play help. We have always strived to provide you with the best experience possible, and we value your input and dialogue. Unfortunately, our current forums just haven’t …Read more

Award-winning Fetch Goes Universal!?

Posted by Melissa Dingmon on August 9, 2013
Award-winning Fetch Goes Universal!?

Apple’s Editor’s Choice and Into the Pixel Award-winning iPad game, FETCH, is now a universal app. That means if you have an iPhone, you can now play this delightful and charming adventure game. It also means that if you’ve already purchased Fetch for iPad, you do not have to pay again to have it on …Read more

Time Travel Games: Traversing Through Space & Dimension

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 6, 2013
Time Travel Games: Traversing Through Space & Dimension

One of my favorite genres of science fiction is time travel, so I’m always excited to see a good inter-dimensional travel game. Part of the reason is that time travel is actually theoretically possible, within current understandings of quantum mechanics and other emerging thinking in astrophysics. Wormholes are the most likely answer to powering experiments …Read more

Fairway Solitaire Teams Up with Penny Arcade + Free Codes!

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 5, 2013
Fairway Solitaire Teams Up with Penny Arcade + Free Codes!

Big Fish today announced that its popular mobile game “Fairway Solitaire” will feature exclusive art from Katie Rice, the winning artist from Penny Arcade’s series, Strip Search. On August 6 and August 7, iOS players of “Fairway Solitaire” will enjoy Katie’s art on the game’s Daily Courses, a game mode that offers a free new course to play every day. Additionally, at PAX Prime 2013 in …Read more

Gaming Skills: Remodel your kitchen with 3D modeling

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on July 31, 2013
Gaming Skills: Remodel your kitchen with 3D modeling

We love playing games for many reasons. I love being inspired by the strong female characters. In fact, I’m so inspired that I learned how to create costumes to portray them at conventions. This got me thinking: what other skills have people learned thanks to games? How have people taken their passions offline? What creations …Read more

Big Fish Casino Tips and Tricks

Posted by Margie B. on July 30, 2013
Big Fish Casino Tips and Tricks

Get lucky and strike it rich in all your favorite real Casino games in the #1 FREE to play Casino app in the world Whether you use this document as a reference when things get difficult or as a road map to get you from beginning to end, we’re pretty sure you’ll find what you’re …Read more