Created by Tyrone Henrie, Catapult for Hire is an action-adventure RPG where exploration and puzzle solving are done with your skillful and creative use of catapults. In this game you do it all. One moment you will be solving huge Zelda-like temples and in the next you are helping a gigantic lazy ogre complete his chores. Earn gold, find and unlock new catapults, fight epic bosses, craft new payloads, heck you can even go fishing.
Independant developer, Mingle Games, today are pleased to announce that visually stunning Dark Lands on Windows Phone has achieved over one million downloads in two and a half months, with a rating of 4.70 with over 10,000 reviews. (more…)
So not technically a story on anything computer game related, But it is Lego and Lego gets a free pass around here. Below are a selection of pictures of the new Ghostbuster range, designed and submitted by Satellite Reign dev Brent Waller (more…)
5 Lives Studios’ Mitch Clifford explains how Kickstarter-funded Satellite Reign can compete with products with huge animation teams by using a smarter, leaner animation pipeline. It’s a good watch people!
‘From Bedrooms to Billions’ is a two hour feature length documentary film telling the remarkable, true story of the British Video Games Industry from 1979 to the present day and how the creativity and vision of a relatively small number of individuals allowed the UK to play a key, pioneering role in the shaping of the billion dollar video games industry, which today dominates the modern world’s entertainment landscape. (more…)
In recent years, the humble point and click adventure has undergone something of a resurgence.
For far too long, the genre was consigned to the memories of gamers of a certain age, who wistfully remembered a time when Lucasarts and Sierra were cranking out cracking games as if there was no tomorrow. (more…)