Fisher’s Family Farm HD for iPad Now Available

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 4, 2011
Fisher’s Family Farm HD for iPad Now Available

We’re happy to announce the release of Fisher’s Family Farm HD for the iPad! Take on the role of Marissa Fisher as you step up to save a struggling fish farm. In this fast-paced Time Management game, your job is to keep your fishy friends happy by delivering tasty meals on-time and on-target. As the …Read more

Casual Gaming: From Beginner to Pro in 5 Simple Steps

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 4, 2011
Casual Gaming: From Beginner to Pro in 5 Simple Steps

Everyone remembers their first day of high school. You’re not entirely sure where to go. Nearly everyone is a stranger. Helpful resources are still a mystery. In short, you feel lost. Getting started in gaming can be a very similar experience. Where do you start? What games should you play? Where can you get help? …Read more

The Psychology of Gaming

Posted by Conor Murphy on August 2, 2011
The Psychology of Gaming

Have you ever sat back and thought about why you love to play games? Perhaps it’s the challenge, the excitement, and the adventure. Maybe it’s the friendships you make through social gaming. It could even be to give you a reason to play with your kids. Whatever your reason, for me, gaming has always been …Read more

Mahjong Towers Touch HD for iPad Now Available

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 28, 2011
Mahjong Towers Touch HD for iPad Now Available

Nearly 6 years to the day after Big Fish Games released the most popular Mahjong solitaire game of all time, Mahjong Towers Eternity, we are excited and proud to announce the sequel has finally arrived with Mahjong Towers Touch HD. This game lends itself perfect to the iPad device, allowing users to select individual tiles …Read more

Gaming Clubs: Making Casual Gaming Social

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 28, 2011
Gaming Clubs: Making Casual Gaming Social

When was the last time you were playing a game and you got stuck? Have you ever wanted to ask a friend where the hidden object is in level 4? Or how to unlock the secret passage through the kitchen? Turning solitary activities, such as gaming, into social events has been happening for years. Book …Read more

Hidden Expedition: Amazon for Kindle Now Available

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 28, 2011
Hidden Expedition: Amazon for Kindle Now Available

We’re very happy to announce the release of Hidden Expedition: Amazon for the Kindle reading device. If you haven’t played the game before, get ready to embark on a journey deep into the heart of the Amazon Jungle. With a tattered passport as the only clue, you’ll use your intuition and keen skills of observation …Read more

Burger Shop 2 Tips and Tricks

Posted by Margie B. on July 27, 2011
Burger Shop 2 Tips and Tricks

Welcome to the Burger Shop 2 Tips and Tricks! Use the BurgerTron2000 contraption to create tasty food items for hungry customers in this fast-paced food making game! Whether you use this document as a reference when things get difficult or as a road map to get you from beginning to end, we’re pretty sure you’ll find what you’re looking for here. Please enjoy our handy dandy Burger Shop 2 Tips and Tricks with insightful help and annotated screenshots from actual gameplay!Read more

Everyone Deserves to Have Fun

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 26, 2011
Everyone Deserves to Have Fun

It’s been a busy week of extracurricular activities for Big Fish Games, and I’ve been fortunate enough to participate in some of the week’s exciting events. On Monday we hosted the second annual Big Fish Games Workshop, and I got to watch developers and casual gamers come together around the games they love. Throughout the …Read more

Announcing Game Manager 3.0

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 26, 2011
Announcing Game Manager 3.0

We’re very happy to announce the release of Game Manager 3.0! Look for the new Game Manager to be available tomorrow morning (7/27/2011). The redesigned, revamped Game Manager looks better, runs better, and is much easier to use than ever before. You’ll be able to easily see and organize the games you have installed, find …Read more

10 Great Places to Play Mobile Games

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 25, 2011
10 Great Places to Play Mobile Games

With the proliferation of mobile games and mobile gaming platforms, it’s becoming more and more common for gamers to take their obsession on the road. Whether you’re killing some downtime on the bus with a quick game of Rainbow Web or losing yourself at Starbucks in Mystery Case Files: MillionHeir, these days, gaming is becoming …Read more

A Tale of Two Coffee Machines

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 25, 2011
A Tale of Two Coffee Machines

For those of you who aren’t aware, our office is in Seattle and in Seattle, we take our coffee very, very seriously. Coffee. Coffee shops. Coffee festivals. Coffee tours. Shops that are not even coffee shops, but still serve great coffee. Gas stations with coffee. Getting 50 MPG if you add 2 cups of coffee …Read more

Match 3 Games and Your 15-Minute Break

Posted by Conor Murphy on July 22, 2011
Match 3 Games and Your 15-Minute Break

We know how it is with down time at work. Fifteen minutes isn’t enough time to dive into a new project but it’s too much time to just sit there and do nothing. We’ve taken some time to think about how to best handle such situations. The answer may surprise you. We all need to …Read more