November 27th, 2012
Wolfblood is our adorable new action game commissioned by CBBC, and coincides with the debut of the new teen drama of the same name.
Follow in Maddy and Rhydian’s wolf-padded footsteps – grab a keyboard and brace yourself for a platform adventure through the woods, the village and the school, avoiding discovery by the outside world. Choose from four unlockable wolves, and let Maddy or Rhydian guide you through, gathering evidence of Wolfbloods to keep it from the nosy busybody that… read more
July 5th, 2012
The Thrill Electric, the digital comic we created with Hat Trick Digital, was one of our most technically challenging projects. Each of the ten episodes features hundreds of images, camera effects and animations, integrated videos, music and sound effects – and all in a stunning interactive 3D environment. This is all possible due to the comic engine we built from scratch for this project, which we’ve nicknamed Lumi.
We knew from the start that we wanted to push the boundaries of digital… read more
February 29th, 2012
Earlier this month, Simon and I spoke at Bit of Alright, a games design conference in London.
Our session was on emotion in games – and, more specifically, how games designers can bring the narrative and mechanics of games together to create emotionally resonant moments for the player.
Long story short, we’re interested in making the player feel like they’re there. We think that a good way of doing that is to make the player feel the same thing that their character is feeling, by … read more