The Schoolyard Is Live!

The Schoolyard is up and running! Check out the Beta version of my very first Facebook game! Contact me if you’re interested in becoming a beta tester, and receive 5 Extra Credits and one exclusive item.

The Schoolyard Is Coming!

My very first Facebook game, The Schoolyard, is launching next week, Tuesday the 28th! Send me a message if you’re interested in becoming a beta tester. All volunteers receive 5 Extra Credits and one exclusive item only available to beta testers!

Quake in Flash!!!

Yup, it’s been done. Using the new C++ to AS3 converter, Scott Peterson has ported Quake to Flash. Unbelievable!!! What’s next? World of Warcraft in Flash? View the second video down at Peter Elst’s Adobe MAX Chicago – Sneak Peaks page.

Desktop Tower Defense

Mind-numbingly addictive. Beware. Desktop Tower Defense is a simple and fun strategy game.

Line Rider

No words can describe Line Rider.


Laukosargas Svarog has created the island of Svarga in Second Life with a fully-functional ecosystem.

Web Zen: mind games

Boing Boing has posted some links to some great time-wasting mind games:


Deceptively simple, deceptively addicting. Jenova Chen’s Flow is the result of his MFA thesis.

A Brief History of Handheld Video Games

Engadget has just posted A Brief History of Handheld Video Games, starting with Mattel’s primitive but addicting Football and leading up to the PlayStation Portable and beyond. Within lies a crucial lesson in quality content versus cutting-edge technology.

LIFE – Sodoku

You may or may not like the puzzle game Sodoku, but you can’t deny the fact that this online Flash game by LIFE is extremely well executed. I love the friendly look and feel, the subtle little animations, and the nicely designed icons.