Android Gaming Statistics 2014: A Worldwide Glimpse

Posted by Taylor Stein on October 13, 2014
Android Gaming Statistics 2014: A Worldwide Glimpse

As 2014 starts to wind to a close, we continue to take a statistical look at the year that was — and train an eye on future trends in the world of gaming. “World” being the operative word. With a global perspective in mind, Android games have made a huge impact on the gaming market. …Read more

The game that rivals Mystery Case Files!

Posted by Jessica Sachs on October 9, 2014
The game that rivals Mystery Case Files!

Mystery Case Files© has long been the most beloved hidden object adventure series by Big Fish fans, and for good reason. These games were among the very first that casual gamers experienced in the hidden object genre and are known for amazing storylines, innovative puzzles and impeccable art. Arguably, the Mystery Case Files© series represents …Read more

Your flight to Tokyo is ready for takeoff!

Posted by Jessica Sachs on October 8, 2014
Your flight to Tokyo is ready for takeoff!

Gummy Drop! now includes 120 new levels and takes players on the much anticipated journey from Sydney, Australia to Tokyo, Japan! This content update does more than just provide you with new levels. In fact, it makes your hard work in rebuilding Sydney strategically important to your efforts in Tokyo! As with Sydney, players must …Read more

Thrill of the Chase: What Are Blind Box Mystery Mini Toys?

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on October 8, 2014
Thrill of the Chase: What Are Blind Box Mystery Mini Toys?

Remember those sticker and gumball machines at pizza joints and grocery stores when you were a kid? Put a quarter in, turn the crank, and hope that that extra-sparkly sticker will be delivered to your little hands. You had no idea which item was going to come out of the machine. It could be anything! …Read more

Exploring the Depths of Minecraft

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on October 6, 2014
Exploring the Depths of Minecraft

A friend of mine has a 10 year old boy who is a MAJOR Minecraft fan, so I interviewed her about his obsession and how she feels about it.  For those of you who aren’t familiar with this clever building game, it utilizes simple graphics and a complex formula for maximum creativity.  The thing I …Read more

The Future of Gaming is on Your Wrist:
Why Smartwatches Will Be the Next Big Gaming Platform

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on October 1, 2014
The Future of Gaming is on Your Wrist: <br />Why Smartwatches Will Be the Next Big Gaming Platform

Wearable technology is on every tech enthusiast’s lips. Computers in our glasses. Computers in our contacts. Virtual reality over our eyes and connected to our social networking. It feels like a step closer to becoming a cyborg. Our imaginations are running wild with the big announcement of the smartwatch Android Wear earlier this year. Its …Read more

5 Reasons to Try Mobile Gaming

Posted by Conor Murphy on September 22, 2014
5 Reasons to Try Mobile Gaming

You know, for such a small device, the iPhone sure packs a pretty big punch. No, we don't mean your phone is going to start fights with you. However, it has had a pretty significant impact on the entertainment world.Read more

Video Game Back to School Supplies for Every Gamer

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on September 15, 2014
Video Game Back to School Supplies for Every Gamer

Remember when you were in grade school and you had the choice between colors, movie characters, or MAYBE some early Nintendo characters on your school supplies? Thanks to demand and custom production technology, kids have a ton of options for their school supplies these days. The start of the school year doesn’t have to bring …Read more

Gummy Drop! — When Building & Matching Squish Together!

Posted by Jessica Sachs on September 11, 2014
Gummy Drop! — When Building & Matching Squish Together!

Rebuild a world gone gummy in Gummy Drop!, the newest release from Big Fish available today on iPhone and iPad. Download for free and start your building bonanza! Gummy Drop! is a globe-hopping adventure that combines the casual fun of Match-3 with the strategy of resource management. In fact, the game offers players more than …Read more

5 Big Trends in Console Gaming

Posted by Taylor Stein on September 3, 2014
5 Big Trends in Console Gaming

As we move into Q3 of the gaming calendar year, we continue to take a statistical look at what’s hot in the world of gaming in 2014.  In this installment, we’ll be taking a deeper dive into the realm of console gaming statistics for 2014, examining what’s hot, which consoles are winning the “war,” and just how — …Read more

The History of Video Game Conventions

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 28, 2014
The History of Video Game Conventions

It’s convention fever here at Big Fish. With PAX Prime just around the corner (we really mean it, only 1.9 miles from Big Fish Seattle), everyone is excited to know the newest in games and gaming. As Pax readies to showcase the absolute best in indie gaming, like the PAX10 here, we got curious about …Read more

Big Fish ‘Text to Win’ Sweepstakes is HERE!

Posted by Jessica Sachs on August 28, 2014
Big Fish ‘Text to Win’ Sweepstakes is HERE!

Today is the first day of the Big Fish ‘Text to Win’ Sweepstakes! One lucky player will win $500 in cash from Big Fish simply by downloading a game onto their iPhone or iPad. This sweepstakes starts today and runs alongside the Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) taking place this weekend at the Washington State Convention …Read more