Tips for Playing Hidden Object Games

Tips for Playing Hidden Object Games

Hidden object games are great to play. It is always a joy to dive into the worlds and go explore all corners of those games. …

Posted by Big Fish Games on April 26, 2013
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