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Digital Stamp Collecting Comes to Fairway Solitaire!

When I was young, like most kids, I didn’t stray far from home. My family traveled around to national forests, rode Disneyland attractions, and spent …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on May 24, 2016
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Game Design Secrets to Creating Irresistible Games

Remember the last time you were totally engrossed in a game? You just couldn’t put it down—the challenges kept you coming back, you wanted to …

Posted by Lauren Hall-Stigerts on May 19, 2016
Lifeline: Whiteout Release Date and Twitter Event Announced!

Lifeline: Whiteout Release Date and Twitter Event Announced!

The release date for the long awaited next installment in the Lifeline interaction fiction saga has been announced. Lifeline: Whiteout will be released to iOS …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on May 18, 2016
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How Video Games Advance Science: Foldit

In 2007 the Fold.It blog started posting updates of new puzzles and the usernames of players who had completed levels quickly. It remains a simple …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on May 13, 2016
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The Family That Games Together: 7 Games to Play Together This Mother’s Day

Let’s be honest, most of us should probably pick up the phone and call our mothers more often, even if it’s just to catch up. …

Posted by Taylor Stein on April 29, 2016
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Behind the Curtain: Dark Romance: Kingdom of the Death CE

We took some time before the release of Dark Romance: Kingdom of the Death Collector’s Edition, to sit down with Oleg and Elena who head …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on April 21, 2016
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Video Game Stories: Evolution of Story & Character Development

Although the video game industry is a veritable baby compared to its artistic cousins, namely literature and cinema, gaming has grown by leaps and bounds …

Posted by Taylor Stein on April 15, 2016
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The Nostalgia Trap: Don’t Let Fond Memories Ruin Your Gaming Future

How I miss you, old friend. You came into my life as a complete stranger, but you’ve made a mark much deeper than most. Even …

Posted by Taylor Stein on April 8, 2016
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Travel to Hawaii with Gummy Drop!

Gummy Drop! is giving you a chance to win a FREE trip for TWO to Hawaii!!!! Winter is just ended a couple days ago and …

Posted by Krista Lofgren on March 24, 2016
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The Great Console Cross-Platform Conundrum

Something interesting may be happening in the gaming world. Sega gave up the ghost on coming out with a viable console in 1999, and since …

Posted by Tyler J. Hill on March 23, 2016
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The Life of a Gamer: From Birth and Beyond

Article updated with original illustrations by Erick Lingbloom. “People of all ages play video games. There is no longer a ‘stereotypical game player,’ but instead …

Posted by Taylor Stein on March 22, 2016
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5 Things Only Retro Console Gamers Would Remember

A large portion of the gaming community is too young to remember the early days of the video game industry, long before life-like visuals were …

Posted by Taylor Stein on March 16, 2016