How to write a one pager

One of the biggest issues I see everyday with aspiring game designers is they often haven’t thought through what their game actually is. Sure, they have a general idea of what mechanics are in the[…]

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2013: Year in Review

I can’t believe another year has already passed. This post is going to be fairly short as there isn’t a lot to talk about. The vast majority of this year was filled with generic parenting[…]

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GameMaker Tutorials: Flickable Scrolling Gallery

  In this tutorial we are going to look at creating a flickable, scrolling image gallery as you might find in many games played on mobile devices. This means that the gallery will not only[…]

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GameMaker Tutorials: Dynamic Puzzle Pieces

  In this tutorial we are going to look at building a system to slice up an image into pieces, shuffle them around, swap the pieces and finally, solve the puzzle. While this may sound[…]

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Win a digital copy of HTML5 Game Development with GameMaker

Are you interested in learning how to make HTML5 games, but don’t know where to start? Have you just picked up GameMaker: Studio and want to understand how to code your own games? Are you[…]

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GameMaker Tutorials: Splash Damage

  In this tutorial we are going to take a look at creating an explosion that deals a sliding scale of damage based on proximity, better known as Splash Damage. This is a fairly simple[…]

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Book Released!

I am proud to announce the publication of HTML5 Game Development with GameMaker, the book I have been working on for the last 8 months. I would like to give a shout out to Bert[…]

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2012: Year in Review

Well it has been another year and once again I haven’t posted in months. In fact, I have almost completely dropped off the social media landscape all together. What really hurts most, though, is I[…]

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Website Redux

I finally got off my ass and finished the redesign for this website. As you can see it is quite a drastic change from the previous version and I thought I would give some insight[…]

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Review: Game QA & Testing

Game QA & Testing Game Development Essentials I was perusing my school library the other day to see what was new, when I stumbled upon this book. I had never seen a book that focused[…]

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