Award Winning...

As the computer gaming space evolves, new technologies and platforms continue to democratize the industry. This leveling playing field is allowing smaller independent studios to compete more...

The Impact of...

Why are more and more game companies outsourcing some of their tasks, and what does that mean for an industry now worth $75 billion? For most game companies, outsourcing is all about getting a better...

Can an Outsourcing...

Many computer game art projects begin with an estimate created by well-meaning employees. However, by no fault of their own, sometimes these projects end up going awry. Whether it is the creative...

What Makes Unity...

Unity is one of the most popular third-party game engines today. In fact, it is the go-to game development solution of about 45% of the world’s developers. It was also used in creating 34% of the...

I Still Can’t...

My sister sent this picture to me. It’s me losing at Super Mario Brothers on an 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System (circa 1985). What is completely ironic about this, is the fact I ended up...

The Role of Concept...

Concept art translates an initial idea into an actual, physical thing. In game development, it sort of provides the basic framework from which a full-fledged product will be based on. While the final...