Witty and Loving it: How to Inject Humor into Video Games!

Witty and Loving it: How to Inject Humor into Video Games!

I fondly remember playing the PC adventure games of the nineties. What they lacked in visuals they made up for in spades with their amazing …

Posted by Joanie Rich on April 24, 2013
Body Image in Tomb Raider — Lara Croft’s Changing Look

Body Image in Tomb Raider — Lara Croft’s Changing Look

Lara Croft of TOMB RAIDER fame is a video game icon. She was one of the first female protagonists in a gaming industry filled with women in supporting roles. And she has come a long way. Lara has a strikingly different look in the latest release of TOMB RAIDER. Her evolution of character development – both physical design and story depth – says something about how we see women in pop culture and society over the last two decades that transcends...

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on April 22, 2013
Behind the Curtain: How to Make a Scary Game

Behind the Curtain: How to Make a Scary Game

Do you like games that make the hair on the back of your neck stand up? Want to learn what makes a game scary? Read …

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 18, 2013
How to Pick the Best Gaming Headset

How to Pick the Best Gaming Headset

Sound is a key elements of PC gaming, and investing in a decent headset/headphones is a must have for both the casual and serious gamer. Although visuals and dependable controls are the skeleton of gameplay, sound really fleshes out and completes the gaming experience. Let's take a brief look at why owning a good headset is important, and then check out some headsets which can make your gaming even more fun.

Posted by Jacob St. Martin on April 16, 2013
Behind the Curtain: Making Games at MumboJumbo

Behind the Curtain: Making Games at MumboJumbo

In this week’s developer interview, we go behind the scenes with MumboJumbo’s Digital Partnership Manager, Ryan Hilz, to talk about the MumboJumbo’s development team & …

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 9, 2013
Behind the Curtain: Strange Cases Interview & Concept Art

Behind the Curtain: Strange Cases Interview & Concept Art

Want to learn about the Strange Cases game series and the steps that go into making a Hidden Object Puzzle Adventure? Check out our interview with …

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 7, 2013
Sneak Peek – Redemption Cemetery: Salvation of the Lost Collector’s Edition

Sneak Peek – Redemption Cemetery: Salvation of the Lost Collector’s Edition

Out for a leisurely afternoon walk with your dog, his ball goes into the cemetery. The cemetery’s guardian, a specter named Hina, enlists you to …

Posted by Margie B. on April 6, 2013
Here’s What It Means To Be A Gamer

Here’s What It Means To Be A Gamer

A recent Nintendo campaign for their 3DS had a very puzzling tagline: a young female celebrity is caught playing the portable gaming device and proclaims, …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on April 4, 2013
Best iPad Games — April 2013

Best iPad Games — April 2013

There were quite a few fantastically explosive titles to hit the mobile gaming scene in March & April, including wizards that shoot fire from their …

Posted by Conor Murphy on April 3, 2013
New Community Page Preview

New Community Page Preview

Update: Our new Community page is now LIVE! You can get to it by clicking on the Community tab at the top of this page, …

Posted by Big Fish Games on April 2, 2013
Best iPhone Games — April 2013

Best iPhone Games — April 2013

March was a pretty awesome month, featuring both St. Patrick’s Day and Easter this year. While you’re still reveling in the tastiness of corned beef …

Posted by marc.trani on April 1, 2013
The Best April Fools Video Game Jokes to Play on Your Friends

The Best April Fools Video Game Jokes to Play on Your Friends

Ah, the beginning of spring. The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, and you’re thinking of how to fool your friends on April 1st. Here’s …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on April 1, 2013