Tag archive for Bruce Everiss

Kwalee at the end of an exciting year and what to expect in 2013

Kwalee at the end of an exciting year and what to expect in 2013

It is now about 18 months since David Darling first put Kwalee together, so with the changing year I thought I would tell you what we have achieved thus far and what is going to happen next year. The important thing, which is mostly invisible…

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David Darling speaks at Launch 2012

David Darling speaks at Launch 2012

The annual Launch Conference at the Birmingham Science Park kicked off this week,  a handfull of the Kwalee team headed over to sit in on the speeches from industry experts and support our very own David Darling as he sat on a panel with Will…

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Andrew Graham on course to change the games industry with completely new game mechanic

Andrew Graham on course to change the games industry with completely new game mechanic

Andrew Graham, the man responsible for the design and coding on the original Micro Machines is set to change the way we play games on portable devices forever. Andrew has created, in the game known internally as ‘Teapot‘, a game mechanic unlike anything seen previously….

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Planet Kwalee Podcast: 1st November 2012

Planet Kwalee Podcast: 1st November 2012

A slightly different format now the Podcast has been handed over to Ian Kane and Alexei Lundgard, more music, more banter, just more! In this weeks episode Ian and Alexei are joined by Adam Philbin and Barnaby Smith. They discuss Barnaby’s recent tutorial articles focussing on…

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What Kwalee is up to right now!

What Kwalee is up to right now!

I thought I would write an article to put all the Kwalee product news in one place. All our games are multiplayer and all use our own server technology, which is being continuously enhanced. We started with two games using established gaming mechanics, the four…

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Grand Thieves & Tomb Raiders

Grand Thieves & Tomb Raiders

Gaming: It’s the greatest British invasion of them all. Lara Croft is a world famous pin-up, and the British-made Grand Theft Auto and its spin-offs have sold more than 100 million copies worldwide. The UK games industry is now bigger than either its cinema or…

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Bruce on Apple and ergonomic design

Bruce on Apple and ergonomic design

So Apple have announced the iPad Mini, which is pretty much as I predicted on this website last week. They have priced it as a premium product but will have no trouble shifting the rumoured initial batch of 10 million that they have in stock….

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iPad Mini, what can we expect ?

iPad Mini, what can we expect ?

With the iPhone 5 we chanced our arm with a predictions article on here and got most of it right. So let’s try it again with the upcoming small format iPad that is rumoured to be released in time for this year’s holiday season and…

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Chris White MP visits Kwalee

Chris White MP visits Kwalee

Chris White MP is doubly lucky, firstly he is a member of the British Parliament, which must be one of the best jobs in the world. Secondly he represents the constituency of Warwick and Leamington (or Silicon Spa as we know it). So his patch…

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Bruce on iPhone 5

Bruce on iPhone 5

iPhone 5 launch has settled down now. We all know the full specification, so it is worth looking at what might be the biggest advantage of the new phone. In the Kwalee office we have several iPhone 5s plus the various earlier models and various…

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September 2012: Kwalee’s indie game story so far

September 2012: Kwalee’s indie game story so far

Kwalee is now just over a year old! Bruce Everiss, CMO, describes what we’ve learned so far and where our iPhone adventure will take us in the coming months. Our first game, Gobang Social, is a a big version of noughts and crosses where you…

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Silicon Spa

Silicon Spa

Silicon Spa is gaming central. As you may know, Kwalee is based in Leamington Spa in Warwickshire, England. This is a small town with a population of just 40,000 yet it contains one of the biggest concentrations of video game development companies in the world….

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Bruce on smartphones

Bruce on smartphones

  By Bruce Everiss – CMO Traditionally there have been three forms of video gaming. Firstly the desktop, dominated by the PC and Steam and home to probably the most played game in the world, Windows Solitaire, invented in 1990 as a mouse training tool….

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Bruce on Sony

Bruce on Sony

After another awful quarter for the PlayStation Vita and a loss for the PlayStation brand (as reported by GamesIndustry.biz), Bruce Everiss analyses the issues at Sony Computer Entertainment. Kazuo Hirai has been handed a poisoned chalice. I feel that Sony was and is dysfunctional in…

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PUSSY FLIP: History of Reversi

PUSSY FLIP: History of Reversi

Our new game, PUSSY FLIP – Purrfect Reversi, is a feline themed social implementation of the hugely popular strategic board game known as reversi. In this article I thought that I would tell you a little more about the game. Reversi, amazingly, was invented simultaneously and…

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7 inch tablet – Google Nexus 7

7 inch tablet – Google Nexus 7

Are seven inches better than ten? The modern tablet PC was invented by Microsoft with their Tablet PC specification of 2002 which was a commercial failure. It therefore took considerable bravery for Apple to try the same concept with their iPad in 2010. A product…

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The Gobang Social Story

The Gobang Social Story

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Leamington Observer: Budget boost

Leamington Observer: Budget boost

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TIGA: Promoting the growth of the UK games industry

TIGA: Promoting the growth of the UK games industry

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Brucie Dance

Brucie Dance

What on Earth is Bruce doing?

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