All things game development

Published: 6 years ago

Yuri now available on Windows Phone 8

My new game Yuri: the first spaceman is now available on the Windows Phone 8 store awaiting your download. Yuri is a doodle jump esk game where you control a jetpacking astronaut through infinite space collecting fuel particles and stars. Get as many points …

Published: 7 years ago

Game Development Group Sessions

What prevents you from undertaking or finishing projects in your spare time? Laziness? Confidence? Motivation? Ability? Time constraints? We all experience at least one of these in the space between thinking of a great idea and actually starting or finishing it off. Portfolios are …

Published: 7 years ago

Microsoft Student Incentives

Developing for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 sure has its benefits at the moment and it’s my job to let you know what those are.   Global Game Jam 2013 Get your Global Game Jam game onto the Windows 8 market place before …

Published: 7 years ago

Windows Games Ambassador Orientation

John and I went down to London for an orientation meeting for our new role as Windows Games Ambassadors. Our role for the rest of the academic year and further is to; “Inspire, evangelise and get students loving building games for Windows 8 and …

Published: 7 years ago

Finding an Internship

I was just thinking that this time last year I was searching and searching for an internship so that I could take a year out of university to get some commercial experience in a working environment. Ideally I would’ve loved to get a placement …

Published: 7 years ago

Far Cry 3 Launch Event

Last night I attended a Far Cry 3 launch event hosted by Platform Expo and Ubisofts Field Marketing Executive, Josh Winston.  A fairly modest crowd turned up to say the least which I suppose is what you expect at for the first time an …