17 Geek Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on March 4, 2013
17 Geek Conventions You Must Attend Before You Die

UPDATE [6/16/2014]: 2014 and 2015 dates, locations, and pricing. UPDATE [6/13/2014]: Thanks to your excellent feedback on this article, I’m starting a series of geek convention round-ups. They’re a curated resource to see when the convention is happening and what’s worth seeing there. Check out the first in the series – a list of anime …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

The NOAH Center Saves Lives (and You Can Help!)

Posted by Melissa Dingmon on February 26, 2013

The Drawn team’s newest game FETCH–which is set to launch on March 21, 2013 from the App Store–is about a boy who goes on an adventurous mission to rescue his dog after it was taken by a nefarious fire hydrant. In conjunction with this soon to be released game, we’ve partnered with a local pet …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

Win a Chance to Wear the Internet on Your Face with Google Glass

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on February 21, 2013
Win a Chance to Wear the Internet on Your Face with Google Glass

Last year Google unveiled its latest foray into life-embedded technology: Internet glasses. Well, “glass,” to be exact. Google Glass is one square that hovers unobtrusively in the top right corner of your field of view and displays practically anything you can cull from the Internet. And now you can be one of the first to …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

How to get Flash for Android, Without Rooting

Posted by Conor Murphy on February 14, 2013
How to get Flash for Android, Without Rooting

Trouble getting Flash working on your Android device? That’s because Flash is no longer being supported on Android phones and tablets. HTML5 beat out Adobe Flash in the mobile war last August when the company said it was ceasing development of Flash for mobile devices. To make matter worse, the Flash plugin was removed from the Google Play …Read more

10 Geeky Valentine’s Day Gifts to Express Your Love

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on February 11, 2013
10 Geeky Valentine’s Day Gifts to Express Your Love

Every day is a geek celebration with your honey. I really don’t think you need an excuse like Valentine’s Day to acquire these symbols of geeky love. But since it’s that time of year and I had an excuse to go shopping for you, let’s revel in the awesomeness that is hand-made Amor del Empollón …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

Prolific Video Game Voice Actors

Posted by Conor Murphy on February 7, 2013
Prolific Video Game Voice Actors

When people think of careers in video games, they often think of programmers or graphic artists. However, there are actually quite a few ways to make a name in the industry – writing, marketing, and don’t forget voice acting! Speaking of which, have you ever been playing a video game and thought you’ve heard a particular character’s voice before? That might be because quite a few actors have made names for themselves through their work in a large number of games. One video game voice actor even has a world record!Read more

Big Fish featured in Seattle’s Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI)

Posted by Melissa Dingmon on February 4, 2013
Big Fish featured in Seattle’s Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI)

The Museum of History and Industry has been a hidden gem of Seattle, but after a move into the Naval Reserve Armory in South Lake Union, it has an even brighter future. MOHAI offers a fresh take on the traditional history museum, weaving in current issues to create a unique and engaging experience that highlights …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