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Kwalee takes Mobile Gaming beyond the Next Level

Kwalee takes Mobile Gaming beyond the Next Level

It has been 2 years in the making but steady development by a small and dedicated team has produced Kwalee’s new server technologies to support its long term goals. David Darling’s desire to return to the gaming industry was kindled by what was then a…

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Kwalee are looking for a Mobile UI Developer

Kwalee are looking for a Mobile UI Developer

Kwalee has an exclusive opportunity available for a highly talented Mobile UI Developer to join our team. The role will involve working on a currently unannounced mobile photo game that promises to create a major shift in the mobile gaming sector. You’ll be working with a…

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Kwalee Quarterly Team Building Event – Longswords

Today Kwalee attended their quarterly team building event – Longsword self defence – at the Grange, Balsall Common. Staff were trained in a variety of Longsword self defence techniques, using close combat moves to effectively divert the attacks of an oncoming opponent. A thoroughly great…

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Kwalee Quarterly Team Building Event – Archery

Kwalee staff recently attended their quarterly team building event – Archery at Adventure Sports Ltd near Warwick. This proved a very entertaining day out and consisted of a tutorial and practice session followed by a team competition. Staff were split into two groups to compete…

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Kwalee looking for an experienced Artist

Kwalee looking for an experienced Artist

Kwalee has a fantastic job available for an experienced and outstanding 3D/2D artist to join their exclusive art department. The role will involve the modeling and texturing of 3D assets and the creation of 2D assets for use in Kwalee’s mobile games, as part of…

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Kwalee looking for freelance artists to help with demanding schedule of releases

Kwalee looking for freelance artists to help with demanding schedule of releases

With four games currently in development for release in the coming months, Kwalee’s Art Department are working more than flat out lovingly crafting art for our eager audience. The standard is set to a very high level as the Farm Fighters teaser art amply demonstrates….

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We’re looking for an experienced and highly creative Level Designer

We’re looking for an experienced and highly creative Level Designer

Kwalee are seeking an experienced and highly creative Games Level Designer to work on a 3 month contract. Follow this link for more information about this exciting opportunity.    

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Art Smiths in training

Art Smiths in training

Last blog, I promised to tell you about some of the training we’ve been doing as a department to increase the skills of our Art Smiths at Kwalee. But what is an Art Smith you may say? A good question, which I’m glad you have…

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State of the Art

State of the Art

Some of you avid readers may have noticed that the Art Department has been rather quiet on the website of late. I thought it would be great to fill you in on some of the exciting things that we’ve been doing and so allay some…

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David Darling Talks NES, Game Genie & Micro Machines Exclusively with Nintendo Life

David Darling Talks NES, Game Genie & Micro Machines Exclusively with Nintendo Life

Last week Damien McFerran of Nintendo Life conducted a video interview with David Darling here at the Kwalee offices and today that article and video has gone live. Damien has over a decade of professional writing experience under his belt and there are rumours that…

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A Day At The Races

A Day At The Races

Yesterday Team Kwalee headed off to Birmingham Wheels outdoor go kart track for a day of racing and team building. The team got off to a flying start with a Subway lunch and minibus ride over to Birmingham with the driver looking like he was…

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Games, games everywhere – Earthworm Jim

Games, games everywhere – Earthworm Jim

This post is number 12 from the series of articles we started about games that have taken too much of our time (some of them still do). Today we talk about Earthworm Jim, a 2D sideways platform game developed by Sega. The first time I remember playing this game…

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Defensive ammo: they grow, roll and blow up when you get too close

Defensive ammo: they grow, roll and blow up when you get too close

Testing out the offensive ammo last week, our soldiers saw the destructive potential but also the danger, because the enemy will have acces to the same weapons and gear. Therefore, they requested defensive measures. You know, bunkers, shields, radar, spy drones, the works. Did they…

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Farm Fighters: Never go to war without a hat!

Farm Fighters: Never go to war without a hat!

War is a serious thing. In Farm Fighters? Not so much. When going to war as a donkey, sheep, pig or cow, with a cannon on your back, you know the first thing that comes out of the enemy’s mouth is probably: “That guy is…

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Offensive ammo: they bounce, spread, parachute, hover and explode

Offensive ammo: they bounce, spread, parachute, hover and explode

We have already handed out the cannons to our farm fighters so they can test them out. This week though, they literally had a blast trying out the offensive ammo. They tested bouncing bombs, parachute bombs, remote controlled rockets, bombs that bounce, even shot Flip…

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BLIP: Celebrating Backspace The Kwalee Way

BLIP: Celebrating Backspace The Kwalee Way

Last night in conjunction with the guys over at Monster & Monster and Leamington Backspace we threw a networking event/party to raise money for two great causes – Myton Hospice and Special Effect. We were completely overwhelmed with the attendance and it was amazing to see…

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New Cow character art, wallpapers and video

New Cow character art, wallpapers and video

Welcome back private. After the donkey and the sheep, the next recruit back from training is the Cow. This recruit hails from Scotland, has a mean look in its eyes and is eager to put that training to the test. Here’s a video of the…

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Farm Fighters arsenal: the official cannons

Farm Fighters arsenal: the official cannons

Today we unveiled to our eager “farmy” soldiers the arsenal that they will be able to wield on the battlefield. A couple of hours later, after they were done admiring them, they set out to test each one. While the visual style and uniqueness of…

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New Sheep Character Art, Wallpapers and Video

New Sheep Character Art, Wallpapers and Video

Welcome back private. Last week you got to see donkey in battle gear and also a short video of him on the training grounds. Next up is the sheep, hailing from the land down under and ready to take on anything and everything when the…

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New cannon prototype fresh out of the assembly line

New cannon prototype fresh out of the assembly line

We thought of making it possible for all you future recruits to continue battling offline as well. In order to do that, the guys and gals in the art department have already taken the first steps and have provided us with the first functional prototype….

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