Since shuboarder was founded in 2009 it's had the same iconic black and white logo; An abstract analog tv screen showing the kind of snowy static you'd inevitably see when powering off your Nintendo Entertainment System. 7 years on and I'm taking things back to their snowboarding roots... Old Logo: New Logo: As our apps and … Continue reading Out with the old, in with the new
I've always wanted to make an RPG and always loved the simplicity of incremental clicker games and just how addictive super casual games can be. I came up with the idea for Survive This Life on one of my dark philosophical days, thinking along the lines of... What is life all about? We spend our … Continue reading Survive This Life – in case life isn’t depressing enough already!
Somewhere around the 3rd December 2014 the milestone of 500K downloads on Windows Phone was finally achieved! It's taken a number of years to get here and it feels like an eternity since we first tested the Windows Phone water with Cracker Jokes back in 2011 but we've done it and we're already working towards making … Continue reading Half a million downloads on Windows Phone… and counting!
Unlucky for some? Back in June Microsoft opened entries for their first ever Beautiful Games Award competition; a competition which set out to help UK games studios of all sizes gain exposure on the Windows Phone and Windows Store platforms. Over 100 games studios took part in the competition submitting a total of 148 games. … Continue reading Gimme Five takes 13th place at Microsoft’s Beautiful Game Awards
Back in early January after what seemed like an eternity of code porting, Gimme Five was released for Windows Store. So after nearly a month since its release how's it doing? Well, the Windows Store Developer hub has some interesting stats... As you can see above there is barely a handful of downloads per day … Continue reading Gimme Five released on Windows Store
Back in January 2013 we mentioned we were working on a new game. Well, this isn't it. That game is still very much under development and is still a long way from being finished. So in the interim we've spawned a new title called 'Identipix' Identipix was developed in a few short weeks and is … Continue reading Introducing… Identipix
'Where's It Featured?' can tell you right now! Have you ever wondered where your apps and games are being featured? I certainly have, which is why I recently developed a new app to help inform like-minded Windows Phone developers where their apps and games are being featured every day. The app is aptly named 'Where's … Continue reading Where are my apps and games featured?