It’s Whizzball!!! I’m addicted.
Interested in developing Flash games? Take a look at the Flash Game Programming Wiki, dedicated to game programming and development with Macromedia Flash.
Disaffected! is a videogame parody of the Kinko’s copy store, which generates a source of frustration from its patrons. This is part of a new series from Persuasive Games that they call anti-advergames.
That’s right. Complete a MAME cabinet in a day. Ready, go!
Samarost2 is the whimsical story of a gnome-like character who ventures out to rescue his kidnapped dog from a planet of razor-sharp-toothed aliens. This is a real time-waster, so be warned before you start this game. The style and graphical nature of the game brings me back to the Myst and Riven genres, but the […]
Chris Kohler is running the Game|Life blog over at Wired. The articles are really comprehensive, and I absolutely love his topic title “Game|Death”.
Boing Boing pointed me to this presentation given by Raph Koster, titled The Destiny of Online Games. Raph is the creator of Ultima Online and the author of A Theory of Fun. Although the presentation is primitively designed, it serves as a great example of how PowerPoint can be unboring when enough thought and effort […]
Yup, it’s official. Doom is here for the iPod nano. It’s been said that no platform is legitimate until you can play Doom on it.
With the release of The Sims 2 comes a new ad campaign, featuring machinima (pronounced ma-SHEEN-i-ma), a new film genre where video game players capture footage of themselves and then edit it together with narrative. Electronic Arts hired Rooster Teeth Productions to create “The Strangerhood“, a parody of reality TV, to promote their Sims 2 […]
David Hayward posted a very topical article about the changing aesthetics of video games. With the ever progressing surge towards true photo-reality in games, the visual effect of games has become banal. Hayward looks at the progression of art history in a similar fashion, proposing that a revolt against photo-realism is imminent. This can even […]