Dave Perry founder of Shiny

Dave Perry  founder of Shiny

Dave Perry Interview by Peter Ward Dave was the President & Founder of Shiny Entertainment.  Shiny earned both critical and commercial success. Dave Started programming at 15 years of age,  he started writing computer game programming books . Since then, David has developed many games (a  lead programmer for most of them), Dave has developed for 23 video game platforms. All told, Perry’s games have totalled more than $500 million in sales.   Dave Perry CV Business Messiah (2000) (President) Sacrifice (2000) (President) R/C Stunt Copter (1999) (Production Management) Wild 9 (1998) (Tall Man & President) Production…

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Bounder Review

Bounder Review

HISTORY Bounder popularity spans decades and has continued to be featured in many retro magazines, videos and on social media to this day. This little tennis ball of fun continues to be highly regarded and fondly remembered. Originally created by Christian Shrigley, Andrew Green, Robert Toone and Published by Gremlin Graphics Software Ltd in 1985, Bounder featured many ground-breaking features such as Parallax Scrolling first seen in Bounder. The game featured 12 levels, all as challenging as the first and at times is unforgiving but that’s what kept drawing people…

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Indie Games That All Retro Fans Will Like

Indie Games That All Retro Fans Will Like

Feature by Katie Greene You don’t have to be a hippie or a kid looking to score a low-budget game to enjoy the work of individual developers. If you take a closer look, the library of indie games is packed with masterpieces that will impress both young and adult players, but today we’ll talk about the ones that will put retro games on the spot. Mostly designed in a 2D and/or pixelated environment, these games usually sport a scroll-side action or look a bit simple at first sight. However, they…

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Last Epoch

Last Epoch

  Interview with  Kyle Melberg Narrative Director Eleventh Hour Games by Peter Ward   Description Last Epoch is an online Action RPG that combines time travel, deep character customization, crafting, and an engrossing loot system that guarantees endless replayability. Drawing inspiration from dungeon crawling games of the past, Last Epoch aims to refine the genre for newcomers and veterans alike. Story Lost to the Void long ago, your world had ceded to its destruction. But now, you have found a way to save your world from this dark fate. Become…

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Ae’Ra Sunburn

Ae’Ra Sunburn

Interview with Zackarias Åkerman by Peter Ward Ae’Ra – Sunburn is a Top Down Action RPG set in a lush and vibrant fantasy world. A few of the game’s core features are co-op, exploring, crafting and a real-time modern combat system. The game will be released on Steam, PC, with a slight delayed launch for console. But check out the stretch goals, we aim to release it for console at launch! Please share and donate to help us realize this dream! Note: The Cultural also inclused Beta Access. A Dynamic Combat…

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Antigraviator

Antigraviator

Interview with Mike Coeck by Peter Ward Click here to support kickstarter Description Antigraviator is a futuristic racing game where you can pick up power globes to trigger traps on your opponent. History Early history Antigraviator was started as school project by four second year students of digital arts and entertainment at Howest in Kortrijk. After entering some competitions it was clear the game had some potential. So we decided to form a company and see where this game would take us. After that We are now into full-time development of…

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Sons of the Void

Sons of the Void

Click here to support the kickstarter What is the game about? Sons of the Void is a dungeon crawler where you control a three-member squad in order to explore, shoot, get juicy loot and save the universe from an imminent destruction. You are part of the Sons of the Void Society, a group of Void worshippers united by a leader, The Nomad, who is nothing else but a mere vassal of The Void, an ancient monolith with uncertain, but impressive powers. The Nomad will assign you missions across the universe,…

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Graywalkers

Graywalkers

Interview with Russell Tomas by Peter Ward  Dreamlords Digital is a direct-to-digital development studio based out Las Vegas and Manila who specializes in game and gamified apps Though the company is relatively young with only less than 3 years in existence, it has members who have worked  on titles like: and worked on creative projects for companies like: But above all else, the group is composed of people who passionately and truly love making games, especially role-playing games. A Strategic Turn-based RPG with features inspired by XCom, Fallout, & Jagged…

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Damien Mecheri of Third Editions.com

Damien Mecheri of Third Editions.com

About Third Editions Third Editions is a publishing house founded by Mehdi El Kanafi and Nicolas Courcier. It is dedicated to the video game world. In 2010, Mehdi and Nicolas co-founded a publishing firm, Console Syndome, which was bought one year later by a major publisher of video game related books and magazines. Over the following four years, they edited and co-wrote 20 books, among them: Zelda: Chronicles of a Legendary Series, Metal Gear Solid: Hideo Kojima’s Magnum Opus, and The Legend of Final Fantasy VII. Since 2015, their publishing endeavors have seen them…

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Socks

Socks

Socks the Cat is the most anticipated unreleased video game of all-time. Ever. For any platform. Don’t believe me? Grab some popcorn and “Google” it. The premise was wacky yet simple. You play as Socks the Cat, or Socks as we affectionately call him.  The ultimate pet of the 90’s. The White House cat. The “First Pet” of the Clinton administration.  Your mission? To fight your way through the White House battling all sorts of enemies, including spies, Dobermans, protestors and satirical versions of famous political figures as end bosses….

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