An interview with me on The Retro Hour

The interview starts about 20 minutes or so in. Beneath a Steel Sky & Broken Sword with Steve Ince – The Retro Hour EP35

Kaptain Brawe 2 on Kickstarter

I’ve been a bit remiss.  Because I’ve been trying to post a lot on Twitter, Facebook and other places, I neglected to post anything here. If you don’t already know, I’m involved in a Kickstarter for Kaptain Brawe 2: A Space Travesty.  Please check it out if you haven’t already.  Please consider pledging or at least help spreading the word…

Sam Suede – an update

I would have liked to have posted about this before now but yesterday was filled with woodwork and computer problems. The Sam Suede Kickstarter page has been updated.  There is also an update from Ken Wegrzyn of Wisecrack Games in which he explains the reason for the update.  Basically, responding to fans concerns about the clarity of people’s roles on…

Sam Suede Kickstarter Project

The Sam Suede Kickstarter project was announced yesterday and as I’ve been looking forward to working on this game (and still am) I was pretty excited to see it go live.  I’ve not been connected with a Kickstarter project before. Unfortunately, and almost immediately following the launch, there were some claims made about the project and Wisecrack Games (the guys…

Guest Post on Adventure-Treff

I was asked to write a guest column for the German adventure gaming site, Adventure-Treff.  As this is a new feature on the site and I’m the first to write a piece, it’s quite an honour and I hope my short article is a suitable way to begin the series. The link takes you to the original English version, but…

Casual Games and Adventures

Having worked on a number of casual games over the past few years, I’m struck by how quickly casual games evolve. In particular, it’s interesting to see how the Hidden Object genre appears to be evolving towards the traditional Adventure game.

Adventure-Treff is Ten!

Congratulations to all the people over at Adventure-Treff.  This week the site celebrates its tenth birthday, which is a real cause to celebrate.  It’s great that they’ve lasted so long and that they’ve done such a good service to the adventure genre.  The site has a specific page of messages and although most of them are in German, I’ve created…