Pokemon Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire: A Blueprint for Game Demos

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In just a few days, Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire will release for the Nintendo 3DS and once again fans all over the world will be able to Catch ‘Em All.  Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire are Nintendo’s third set of remakes from previous generations, this time taking on … Continue reading

Booty Hunters iOS: Choosing Your Play Style

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Daniel R. Miller is the Lead Writer and PR Rep for Volite Games. One of the things that the team at Volite Games emphasized during the development of Booty Hunters is fostering the player’s sense of experimentation with very deep and easy-to-use ship customization mechanics. Among the game’s many foundations is the … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed 2014: Why I’m Excited for Rogue More Than Unity

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It’s no secret that Assassin’s Creed has evolved into a franchise that carries the perception of being the “third-person Call of Duty” by a lot of video game fans.  Yearly releases have become the norm for a franchise that I was initially fascinated by during E3 in 2006. I was … Continue reading

Influent Review: Achieving the Balance Between Learning and Fun

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Educational games have always had it tough.  While I was in school getting my Master’s in Game Development, Educational Game creation was always a hot topic that was swiftly and passionately debated.  The over arching challenge that everyone could agree on for a successful design was for the designer to … Continue reading