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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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Video game art: Super Mario World

Video game art: Super Mario World

Faced with a blank page and thousands of games laid before me, it’s a big question as to where to start on a journey through the history of video game art. I could start controversially with a game you’ve never heard of, or play it…

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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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Video game art

Video game art

Video games are an Art Form. The intention of this series of articles is to look back over the whole pantheon of games from the last 30-40 years and identify some great examples that could be considered shining lights of our medium. It may be…

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The art of mobile games

The art of mobile games

   By Alexei Lundgard – Junior Artist Mobile games have come a long way since they first were introduced with a mobile version of Tetris in 1994 and Snake in 1997. In the early days, mobile games were limited in scope by the hardware they were…

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Gobang from the start

Gobang from the start

   By Jay Lytwynenko – Artist Gobang Social – Gobanging forvever We have now reached version 1.7 of Gobang Social. It has been a long, bumpy road to get this game to a state where we are quite happy with its flow and appearance. Along…

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The Gobang Social Story

The Gobang Social Story

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From Microdigital to Kwalee: Part 3

From Microdigital to Kwalee: Part 3

Kwalee CMO, Bruce Everiss, continues his stories about the UK games industry.

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From Microdigital to Kwalee: Part 2

From Microdigital to Kwalee: Part 2

Kwalee CMO, Bruce Everiss, continues his stories about the UK games industry.

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From Microdigital to Kwalee: Part 1

From Microdigital to Kwalee: Part 1

Kwalee CMO, Bruce Everiss, talks about his experiences in the UK games industry. Starting at the very beginning.

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Designing the Brand

Designing the Brand

Discussing the different versions of the Brand.

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