Sky Whale

iLLOGIKA Makes AR Enhancements to Nick Game ‘Sky Whale’

Montreal-based developer iLLOGIKA (www.illogika.com) announces the release of the new augmented reality version of Nickelodeon’s popular mobile game Sky Whale — available now ... Continue Reading →
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GDC 2018: Tools for Better Storytelling

A common mistake that game (and movie) designers make is ignoring basic storytelling elements. It bears repeating: What is the story of your game? If it’s only a series of scenes, ... Continue Reading →
Night in the Woods

GDC 2018: The Best Independent Games

The 20th Annual Independent Games Festival (IGF) Awards were one of the highlights at this year’s Game Developers Conference. Whereas it’s great to see awards handed to AAA game ... Continue Reading →
Cupcake

‘Breath of the Wild,’ ‘Cuphead’ Win Big at GDC

San Francisco’s Game Developers Conference (March 19-23) this year resembled an anthill of supercharged gamers, many of them focused on rows of game stations. The prizes for best ... Continue Reading →
Is It Wrong to Try and Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?

Crunchyroll Launches Its First Game with Sumitomo and GREE

One of the top anime destinations is stepping into a new world with the launch of the first Crunchyroll Game, Memoria Freese, co-produced with Sumitomo and GREE in Japan. Alternately ... Continue Reading →
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GDC 2018: The VR Winners

There was a lot to like in Virtual Reality at this year’s Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. This year’s Game Developers Choice Awards nominees for Best VR/AR Game included ... Continue Reading →
Scene Track: The Game Media Explorer

E*D Films Opens Up Unity Media Exporter Scene Track

Award-winning animation house E*D Films is releasing its in-house solution Scene Track: The Game Media Explorer — an open source animation tool that delivers four kinds of data ... Continue Reading →
Last Day of June

Trailer: ‘Last Day of June’ Comes to Nintendo Switch Friday

The inventive and haunting interactive experience Last Day of June, announced last spring, will be arriving on Nintendo Switch and Facebook GameRoom on Friday, March 16, priced at $19.99. ... Continue Reading →
World War Doh

Jam City Acquires ‘World War Doh’ and Assets of Brainz

Mobile entertainment co. Jam City (Cookie Jam, Panda Pop, Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow) announced its acquisition of the assets Bogota, Colombia-based mobile game developer Brainz, ... Continue Reading →
Miraculous - Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir

ZAG Taps TabTale for First Official ‘Miraculous Ladybug’ Mobile Game

The first official, global mobile game based on ZAG Heroez Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir will arrive on April 25, thanks to leading game developer-publisher TabTale. ... Continue Reading →