Make Mac Games

  • Site Changes

    Finally, I have replaced the default WordPress header image with something a bit more appropriate to this site’s content. I’ve also added by email addy to the sidebar for easy reference. Sorry for the lack of an easy “mailto” link (stupid spammers). A nice new Bullfrog icon now adorns the top of the sidebar. Maybe,…

  • Bullfrog: Top Priority Bugs Resolved

    Tonight, I completed the last of my top seven prioritized “cases” for the next release of Bullfrog. I have twenty total issues assigned to this next release, though a large portion of them are of the nice-to-have type. Depending on time, we’ll see how many of them actually make it into the release. As part…

  • Bullfrog: Next Release

    I started work on the next release of Bullfrog this weekend. There was a short list of bugs and features that I didn’t have time for prior to the OMG Cup deadline. So, while I’m brainstorming on what the next project will be I thought I may as well try and knock some of the…

  • The Escapist: Striding the Wasteland

    The recent issue of The Escapist has a terrific article examining the protagonist in video games: Striding the Wasteland. There are plenty of items to take away and think about when you’re writing your next game’s story and trying to fill it with meaningful characters.

  • Bullfrog: A Postmortem

    When iDevGames.com announced the 2005 OMG Cup in October I immediately considered entering. A contest was just the right motivation for me to actually start and hopefully finish a game project. Aside from needing an idea, there were a few hurdles to tackle. Not only was this my first game project in almost fifteen years,…

  • New Company Logo

    I’ve posted a detailed article on the design of my company logo over on my company’s blog.

  • OMG Cup 2005: Winners Announced

    iDevGames has announced the winner and runners-up for the 2005 OMG Cup. You can play the winning games as well as all 36 entries by visiting the OMG Cup Downloads Page.

  • Bullfrog in the French News, Again.

    Bullfrog gets mentioned on another French website, Mac à l’école (Mac at School). Original French Text: Des jeux intéressants à utiliser en classe issus du concours idevgames 2005… Encore plus de choix cette année (36 logiciels), et avouons-le, nous n’avons pas tout testé ! Pour commencer Bullfrog plaira aux plus petits. Il s’agit de diriger…

  • A few good things…

    MacBook Pro! Amazon just notified me that my copy of Civilization III – Complete is on the way! 🙂 Stubbs the Zombie Demo has been released Call of Duty 2.0 for the Mac has been announced.

  • Casual Game Artwork: From Concept to Completion

    What’s involved in building a casual game these days? There is a lot more to making a casual game than most people realize. I learned this first hand recently, as I participated in the 2005 OMG Cup these past two months. I always believed casual games were simple and quick to develop. Compared to the…