Tag archive for James Munro

A slice of Raspberry Pi

A slice of Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is a cheap, credit card sized computer developed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. The Pi is intended to stimulate the teaching of basic computer science to children in schools, coinciding with the recent plans to scrap the current ICT curriculum. So, why…

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Planet Kwalee Podcast: 22nd November 2012

Planet Kwalee Podcast: 22nd November 2012

In this weeks episode Ian and Alexei are joined by Head of Testing John Darling and Community Evangelist Alex Bleau. They discuss gaming genres they hate, gaming cliches and as always plenty of game banter and a look at what we’re all playing at the…

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Pussy Flip 1.2 News

Pussy Flip 1.2 News

As part of the Pussy Flip 1.2 update we’re adding in a nice selection of collectable badges for players to earn. Some of these will be easy to earn, some of them more difficult, and some of them are a secret! Your badges will be…

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Pussy Flip V 1.2

Pussy Flip V 1.2

By now you’ve probably heard about Team Unicron’s baa-rilliant, ground-mooving work on Kwalee’s next title, Farm Fighters. Furious farm-based warfare aside, there is also another social multiplayer game in development by Dev Team One. We can’t say much at this stage, but we’re working on…

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PUSSY FLIP: developing the game

PUSSY FLIP: developing the game

Get an inside look at iOS game development in this video, which shows code and art being added to PUSSY FLIP – Purrfect Reversi, the latest iPhone game from Kwalee. Available in late August 2012. The Team Lead for the game, James Munro, created this…

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Talented iOS developer promoted at Kwalee

Talented iOS developer promoted at Kwalee

As Kwalee approach the release of their second iOS game, Pussy Flip: Purrfect Reversi, the development teams behind them have been working hard to complete their turn-based games. With this occurring, Kwalee has appointed a new Team Leader. With an exceptional academic record, and plenty…

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Pussy Flip developer diary

Pussy Flip developer diary

We’re now into the final stages of development of the 1.0 release of Pussy Flip – Purrfect Reversi for iOS. Last week we reached “feature complete” status and we’re now working hard to clean up any nasty bugs that we encounter with the help of our…

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Tales From the Code Mines: No. 5

Tales From the Code Mines: No. 5

 By James Munro – Programmer Software quality is important. Very important. Our development team, currently working on Gobang Social and Codename Flip, has learned many valuable lessons over the duration of the current project. This post is an honest account of a personal mistake which…

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Social Game Design

Social Game Design

Kwalee Programmer, James Munro, recommends another good read for game developers, Social Game Design. This month I finished reading Social Game Design by Tim Fields and Brandon Cotton. The book goes into some depth through the murky, potentially lucrative world of social games and provides…

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Tales from the code mines: No.4

Tales from the code mines: No.4

Kwalee Programmer, James Munro, takes us on a journey through the post-release updates to Gobang Social. In this exciting video you can see the updates that have been made to Gobang Social, since the game was first launched on iPhone. Each item in the tree…

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The New iPad: Analysis

The New iPad: Analysis

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Appillionaires

Appillionaires

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Kwalee Quiz – James Munro

Kwalee Quiz – James Munro

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Tales from the code mines: No. 3

Tales from the code mines: No. 3

Kwalee programmer, James Munro, discusses Continuous Feedback.

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Tales from the code mines: No.2

Tales from the code mines: No.2

Kwalee programmer, James Munro, brings us an awesome video showcasing the development progress on Vegemite.

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Tales from the code mines: No. 1

Tales from the code mines: No. 1

Kwalee programmer, James Munro, tells us about the game production process and some of the tools used to track development data.

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Team photo

Team photo

The team at Kwalee has certainly increased since our last group photo!

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James Munro programmer first day

James Munro programmer first day

 

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