Casual Game News

Just In - The Serpent of Isis

Feb 28, 2009

Hop aboard the Mont Plu Express to search for a missing masterpiece that was stolen from the Egypt Museum in Cairo in The Serpent of Isis, the latest hidden object game to launch at Big Fish Games. Download the game, write a review, or talk about it in our forum. Our review and strategy guide are coming very soon. Read more »
 

Behind the Game: Emerald City Confidential

Feb 27, 2009

The idea to make an adventure game based on the Wizard of Oz novels was one that indie adventure gamer designer Dave Gilbert had been playing around with in his head for a while, but it took a meeting with PlayFirst at the Game Developer's Conference - and a subsequent publishing deal - to finally make it happen. Dave takes us "behind the game" for a closer look at the making of Emerald City Confidential, his witty "noir" take on the land of Oz. Read more »
 

Casual News - Feb. 26, 2009

Feb 27, 2009

Gamasutra's Emily Short offers an in-depth analysis of Chocolatier: Decadence By Design; PlayFirst gets a new CEO; and InstantAction releases a technology that makes it possible to play 3-D games in your web browser. These headlines and more behind the cut. Read more »
 

Just In - Nanny Mania 2

Feb 26, 2009

Experience the lifestyle of the rich and famous (or at least their dirty laundry, leaking bathtubs and bratty kids) in Nanny Mania 2, which has just launched! Download the game, write a review, or talk about it in our forum.

Thanks to Carfixer1957 for the tip.  Send him Kudos next time you see him!

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Just In - Plant This

Feb 26, 2009

People ask me, how do you get your game reviewed on Gamezebo?  Create a great casual game, of course.  It does not hurt, however, if your game slogan is "Enter the wrath of the gopher!"

Plant This!, a new defense tower strategy game by Cupcake Games about a "mischievous gopher and his nefarious minions," has just released exclusively on Big Fish Games.  Our review is coming soon.  In the meantime, download this new strategy game, write a review, or talk about it in our forum.

Side note:  Whoever wrote the marketing copy for this game deserves a raise!  
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Just In - Sea Journey

Feb 26, 2009

DivoGames has released Sea Journey, a new 3-in-a-row puzzle game on their Web site.  Our review is coming soon.  Thanks to OrangeKnickers for posting this news on the site.  Send him Kudos!  

In the meantime, download this new puzzle game, write a review, or talk about it in our forum. Read more »
 

Interview with Lennard Feddersen, Rusty Axe Games

Feb 26, 2009

As someone who grew up in a construction family and has flipped a few houses in his time, Rusty Axe Games CEO Lennard Feddersen knows a thing or two about real estate. He's poured that knowledge, combined with more than a decade of game design experience, into creating strategy games that deal with the nuances of buying and selling property. Fedderson spoke to Gamezebo about Real E$tate Empire and his latest game, Big$hot, and what he's got planned for the future. Read more »
 

Just In - Party Down

Feb 25, 2009

Party on Wayne.  Party on Garth.  Does my obscure reference to Wayne's World betray my age?  Get your Party Down with Merscom's and Starz Entertainment's new time management game.  Our review is coming really soon.  

Download this time management game, write a review, or talk about it in our forum. Read more »
 

Steals & Deals: Mardis Gras Sale at Comcast Games

Feb 24, 2009

It's Fat Tuesday and Comcast Games is celebrating with a one-day Games Gluttony Sale where all games are 50% off.  Type Coupon Code ‘Mardigras09’ at Check Out.  This sale is only for Tuesday, February 24, 2009.

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Just In - Amelie's Cafe

Feb 24, 2009

Amelie was a French film a few years back staring Audrey Tautou which everyone loved except me.  What does this have to do with Alawar's new time management game, Amelie's Cafe?  Absolutely nothing.  I just really hated that movie.

But what do we feel about the game?  Our review is coming soon. Download this time management game, write a review, or talk about it in our forum. Read more »
 

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