We’ve just released an updated version of our puzzle game Hint. All new Android devices should now be supported. If you had wanted to play before but received a message that your device wasn’t supported, now is your chance to try and win one of the four remaining grand prizes!
For my very first post, I wrote an article critiquing common design shortfalls of phone games. For this article I want to talk about how I plan to avoid each of the mistakes I listed there while making Hint. Before we get too far into this article, however, consider yourself warned that there might be […]
“But Chris, I thought you said you hate phone games?” Well, that’s not what I was trying to say, but I think the message might have come across that way to some people. I actually play a lot of phone games. I was surprised to find that I stopped playing on my 3DS because it […]
Well, most phone games suck. Alright, fine, a lot of phone games suck. For PC and console gamers this has been the sentiment for a long time. But why? Is it inherent to mobile gaming? Most people with a Nintendo DS or even a Switch will disagree that handheld gaming is bad. In fact, Nintendo […]