• 14 Aug 0
    Industry in Flux: The Future of Game Development

    Industry in Flux: The Future of Game Development

    The games industry has always been a turbulent one, with its booms, busts, changes in distribution models, rapid technological change. There’s no reason to believe that its future won’t be in every bit as much […]

     
  • 9 Aug 0
    MTGO and Hearthstone: The Bane of Cardboard

    MTGO and Hearthstone: The Bane of Cardboard

    If you’re a seasoned player and lifelong junkie of popular trading card game Magic the Gathering (MTG), brace yourself, because the time for you to sell your $10,000 card collection may have arrived. With the […]

     
  • 4 Aug 0
    Improve Your Mental Skills With a Game of Cards

    Improve Your Mental Skills With a Game of Cards

    While there is no guaranteed way to forestall the memory loss and mental decline that come with age, there are ways to slow down the course of these impairments. Not all of these techniques are […]

     
  • 14 Jul 0
    The Habits of a Successful Game Developer

    The Habits of a Successful Game Developer

    In this Wild West of an industry we call game design, there are two types of developers: the hobbyist the professional If you’re looking to eventually quit your dayjob and cut yourself a fat slice […]

     
  • 10 Apr 0
    Building a Custom Deck of Cards

    Building a Custom Deck of Cards

    From playing games to preforming magic tricks, cards have multiple uses. Whether you are playing a game of poker or asking someone to pick a card (any card), you need a good deck of cards. […]

     
  • 20 Jun 0
    Brain-Training Games and Their Effect on Cognitive Performance

    Brain-Training Games and Their Effect on Cognitive Performance

    For decades, scientists have tried to determine whether intelligence is a fixed or changeable characteristic. An IQ test measures a person’s capacity for spatial, mathematical, and linguistic ability, as well as working memory. While some […]

     
  • 15 Feb 0
    For Wordsmiths, Hanging With Friends is an Excellent Mobile Game

    For Wordsmiths, Hanging With Friends is an Excellent Mobile Game

    The focus of the gaming industry over the course of the past 30 years has been on the console market, but gamers are increasingly taking to their tablets and smartphones to play compact games with […]

     
  • 9 Jan 0
    GarageGames is Looking to Make Game Development Accessible to All

    GarageGames is Looking to Make Game Development Accessible to All

    There’s something really magical about board games, trading card games, console games, and even the smaller mobile games that are beginning to dominate smartphone and tablet screens around the world. Even more exciting, though, is […]

     
  • 6 Jan 0
    Highgrounds is a Trading Card Game for the Era of Flash-Based Video Games

    Highgrounds is a Trading Card Game for the Era of Flash-Based Video Games

    For the past 20 years or so, trading card games have risen in popularity with each passing year. Originally developed by the company behind “Magic: The Gathering,” trading games have been released by companies developing […]

     
  • 3 Jan 0
    Beat the Casino’s Odds with this iPad Game

    Beat the Casino’s Odds with this iPad Game

    Gambling seems to be on the rise as a popular hobby around the world, especially with the legalization of online gambling in many European countries. In the United States, casinos are spreading from the typical […]