Behind the Curtain: The Making of Awakening Kingdoms

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 12, 2013
Behind the Curtain: The Making of Awakening Kingdoms

Have you ever played the Awakening game series? The Awakening hidden object puzzle adventure (HOPA) series is a story set in a light fantasy theme about a girl named Sophia who slept for a hundred years. When she woke up, she found no other humans and learned she was the only one born without magic. …Read more

What Gets You in the Christmas Spirit?

Posted by Jessica Sachs on December 11, 2013
What Gets You in the Christmas Spirit?

For many, it is reading the beloved Charles Dickens novel A Christmas Carol which introduced to the world the tale of the much maligned Ebenezer Scrooge and his Christmas Eve journey to redemption.  Scrooge’s redemption came to pass because, as the Christmas spirits proved, there was in fact good in in his heart.  While A …Read more

Found: A Hidden Object Adventure Game Has Been Updated!

Posted by Conor Murphy on December 10, 2013
Found: A Hidden Object Adventure Game Has Been Updated!

Have you tried Found: A Hidden Object Adventure Game for iOS and PC yet? It just received a new update and is more fun than ever! Are you ready to see what secrets are in store for you in paradise? After an alarming plane crash, you find yourself stranded on a secret isle to create …Read more

Gamer DIY and Real Life Crafting

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on December 3, 2013
Gamer DIY and Real Life Crafting

One of the things I love most about gamers is how incredibly creative so many of them are. In this article we’ll explore the worlds of Gamer DIY and crafting and offer step-by-step tutorials for creating your own gamer art, crafts, baked goods, case mods, fashions, and decor.  One of the things I’ve discovered about …Read more

Hope You Had a Playful Thanksgiving!

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on November 28, 2013
Hope You Had a Playful Thanksgiving!

We game lovers have to stop and pause a few minutes to think about the best possible ways to spend Thanksgiving with play and fun on our minds. Sometimes our interests run a bit contrary to the mainstream, so it could be that an after dinner football game isn’t going to do it for us …Read more

Mystery Case Files: Fate’s Carnival is Finally Here!

Posted by Conor Murphy on November 27, 2013
Mystery Case Files: Fate’s Carnival is Finally Here!

The cards are on the table. Are you ready to face your fate?   Big Fish’s “Mystery Case Files: Fate’s Carnival” is the tenth installment of Big Fish’s most popular hidden object adventure game launching today on PC and Mac.   The “Mystery Case Files” series has been downloaded more than 100 million times and …Read more

Learning to Draw Game Characters

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on November 26, 2013
Learning to Draw Game Characters

Great characters are fundamental to just about every type of media, and games take the options to entirely new levels.  If you’re an aspiring game artist, or artist of any variety, learning to draw characters is a great set of skills to develop. I’m an artist, but I don’t really know much about drawing, so …Read more

Try the New My Singing Monsters Update Today!

Posted by marc.trani on November 22, 2013
Try the New My Singing Monsters Update Today!

We have some great news for fans of crooning Monsters! A new update is now available for My Singing Monsters! The ancient magic of the wishing torches has been rediscovered! When you light a wishing torch, it improves the chances of breeding rare monsters! The more torches you have on an island, the better your …Read more

Big Fish Has a New Layout & Look!

Posted by Conor Murphy on November 20, 2013
Big Fish Has a New Layout & Look!

Just in time to usher in the New Year, the Big Fish website has been updated with a new look and feel! A lot of thought went into the new design, hopefully you find it to be both functional and visually appealing. We’ve refined the tabs, buttons, and links at the top of our website …Read more

Does Bad Behavior Cause You to Avoid Online Games?

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on November 19, 2013
Does Bad Behavior Cause You to Avoid Online Games?

A while back Colleen ‘momgamer’ Hannon’s ranted about the ‘hate-filled miasma’ that clouds player vs. player interactions in online role-playing games. And it got me thinking… While I understand her point – maybe people want to be able to engage in a little friendly PvP without being subjected to a continuum of crap that begins …Read more

Best iPad Games – November 2013

Posted by Carmen Bleything on November 12, 2013
Best iPad Games – November 2013

Strategy and Puzzle Game fans are in for a treat this month! Whether you want to run your own supernatural hotel or conquer an entire kingdom, this list of the Best iPad Games of November 2013 has you covered! Transport Tycoon One of the key benefits to city life is the availability of mass transit, …Read more

Imagineering Ouya: The People’s $99 Console

Posted by Lisa Galarneau on November 11, 2013
Imagineering Ouya:  The People’s $99 Console

There is big launch news out concerning a new gaming console that will soon be available for just $99, which is a big difference in price from the $499 and $599 Playstation 4 and Xbox One consoles on the horizon. The console is called Ouya and became a media darling a few month’s back when …Read more