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

Series Spotlight: Nightmare Realm

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 31, 2012
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!Read more

Mystery Case Files: Return to Ravenhearst Early Concept Art

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 29, 2012
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.Read more

Best Android Games of 2012

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 28, 2012
Best Android Games of 2012

Smarmy bards and groovy grannies were abound in the Android app market in 2012. Do you want to play a tale of epic adventure or raise your own agriculture empire? Some of the toughest decisions to make are those that involve which mobile apps to buy. We decided to help you out with a list …Read more

Researchers Use Video Games to Understand the Real World

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 27, 2012
Researchers Use Video Games to Understand the Real World

There are a lot of unique ways that people have learned to utilize video games over the years. They've served as motivational tools, high-profile competitions … a model from which to study complex economic scenarios.Read more

Best iPhone Games of 2012

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 22, 2012
Best iPhone Games of 2012

The world didn’t end on December 21, 2012, and that means that you still have a chance to pick up some great video games. If you’re still saving up to prepare for the apocalypse, then you also need something affordable. Here’s a list of the best iPhone Games in 2012 to help you find quality …Read more

Nexus 7 Giveaway – Presented by Big Fish Unlimited

Posted by Big Fish Games on December 21, 2012
Nexus 7 Giveaway – Presented by Big Fish Unlimited

Big Fish Unlimited is now supported on PC and Android devices, and saves your progress in the cloud. What this means is that you can start playing a game on your PC at home, head down to your favorite coffee shop or any other wi-fi hotspot, pull out your Nexus 7 tablet and pick up right where you left off in your game. What's that? You don't have a Nexus 7? Are you feeling lucky?Read more

An Interactive History of Cloud Gaming

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 18, 2012
An Interactive History of Cloud Gaming

Want to learn about about the history of cloud gaming? From flight simulators and role-playing games to mobile devices & smart TVs, see how cloud gaming has evolved over the years. Will streaming games change how we play and is it here to stay? Click on the image below to see the interactive infographic!!Read more

Big Fish Has a New Look!

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 13, 2012
Big Fish Has a New Look!

Today, Big Fish is proud to announce that our homepage has a brand new look! If you visited the Big Fish website today, you may have noticed that we have a new homepage. Big Fish is now much more than a PC/Mac game company.  This new homepage helps our visitors discover all our offerings and find …Read more

Orchestras that Play Video Game Music

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 12, 2012
Orchestras that Play Video Game Music

Are you a fan of epic video game soundtracks? To some gamers, the music in the game is just as captivating as the gameplay and plot. While a video game's soundtrack can add to immersion (ever play a great Mystery game with spooky music?), there has been a growing number of ways to experience the music on its own.Read more

Series Spotlight: Phantasmat

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 6, 2012
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!Read more

How to Improve Your Eyesight by Playing Games

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 3, 2012
How to Improve Your Eyesight by Playing Games

Have you ever been told that sitting too close to the TV will ruin your eyesight? That advice is actually outdated now that television technology has advanced enough to include proper shielding between radiation and your eyes. These days, planting your face directly in front of the TV or computer doesn't hurt your vision, and if there’s a fun Mystery game on the tube, it might even get you to see in 20/20!’Read more