The History of Hidden Object Games <br />An Interview with Patrick Wylie, VP of Big Fish Studios

The History of Hidden Object Games An Interview with Patrick Wylie, VP of Big Fish Studios

Hidden object games are a big part of the success that the casual games industry is seeing today. The genre has especially been defined and …

Posted by Big Fish Games on September 16, 2013
Behind the Curtain: The Making of Cooking Academy

Behind the Curtain: The Making of Cooking Academy

A few weeks ago I was able to sit down with Cooking Academy developer Fugazo and learn about the creative direction that led to their …

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 13, 2013
Pinterest for Gamers

Pinterest for Gamers

Pinterest is essentially a curated catalog/gallery for anything graphical on the Web, and one of my favorite online services. Pinterest allows a curator to curate/edit/expert filter …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on September 11, 2013
A Serious Discussion on Violence in Games

A Serious Discussion on Violence in Games

In the news this week, a panel of 200 academics are asking researchers to help put to rest once and for all the question of …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on September 10, 2013
Changes Coming to Big Fish Instant Games

Changes Coming to Big Fish Instant Games

Dear Big Fish Community, We have made the difficult decision to end the Big Fish Instant Games program, our premium cloud-based streaming games service. Big …

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 9, 2013
Keeping House, Gamer Style

Keeping House, Gamer Style

Want to increase your immersion in the videogame universes you love? Or need a place to show off your gamer self? Consider modifying your environment …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on September 5, 2013
Best Mac Games of Summer 2013

Best Mac Games of Summer 2013

While you were out soaking up the sun, playing beach volleyball, and eating various barbecued food items, you may have missed some amazing games that …

Posted by Mac QA Team on September 4, 2013
Mobile Gaming: It’s Here to Stay

Mobile Gaming: It’s Here to Stay

The mobile gaming market is expected to generate $81.6bn by 2016 and as smartphone technology continues to evolve, it looks to be a trend that’s …

Posted by Sarah Hazelwood on September 3, 2013
Best iPad Games of September 2013

Best iPad Games of September 2013

Ready to add to your tablet app portfolio? Do you like Platformers and Puzzle Games? It was a good month for both, so check out …

Posted by Carmen Bleything on September 1, 2013
Behind the Curtain — The Making of Sable Maze: Norwich Caves

Behind the Curtain — The Making of Sable Maze: Norwich Caves

We recently asked developer Daily Magic to describe the process behind creating Sable Maze: Norwich Caves. Check out their many insights below! When you’re finished …

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 29, 2013
Dissecting the Power of Play

Dissecting the Power of Play

Games and play are a bit of a guilty pleasure in our part of the world, but there are many reasons to consider play therapeutic …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 26, 2013
Your Deepest Emotions Can Be Expressed Through Games

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 …

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on August 23, 2013