Author Archives: Leandro

An analysis of Game Design Styles

Note: either before reading the article, or once you are finished, go ahead and try the Quiz we put together to find out what’s your Game Design Style (Just for fun!)=> QUIZ HERE It’ll help understand and clarify some of … Continue reading

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How to Write a Game Design Document

Update – 05/22/2016 We are really grateful for all the feedback we have received since this post was initially published. Some really constructive and passionate discussions have emerged, and we are all better Game Designers because of it. After circulating … Continue reading

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Unity 5 and WebGL porting guide

So, you have been working on Mobile games for a while using Unity, and probably heard that with Unity 5 it was possible to port your games for the Web sans Unity Web Player. Great, right? Well, yeah, but there … Continue reading

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From 8-bit to HD. The evolution of video game graphics

Do you remember the first video game you played?  Maybe yes, maybe not, but certainly you’ll remember the graphic style of those games. Small pixels, represented using dots or squares, which created characters, castles, weapons and everything you could imagine. … Continue reading

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Game Developer Diary: Making Ultimate Open Face Poker

Hi! This is Leandro from Trick Gaming Studios. A few months ago we started working on a new mobile game for Royal Flush Apps. They needed a poker card game, but it wasn’t the traditional poker, it was a variant … Continue reading

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E3 2015: 8 announcements you can’t miss!

During the short duration of E3, LA becomes the salon of video games, where international wrestlers-developers collide in an all vs all match to show off what they have been doing for the past few years. Hemingway’s “A Movable Feast” … Continue reading

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How The Witcher saga went from complete unknown to one of the leading RPG?

Based on a novel series by Andrzej Sapkowski, The Witcher is one of the best RPG ever made.  The game invites players to assume the role of Geralt of Rivia, a witcher, a professional monster slayer with supernatural abilities, also … Continue reading

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Our favorite video games ever!

Whether it’s an old game or one of the latest releases, the question is which game you enjoyed the most and got the best memories of it, no matter if you played in an old console, an arcade or on … Continue reading

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Why E3 is so important to the video game industry?

The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is the world’s premier trade show for computer, video and mobile games and related products. Is not open to the general public, you must be an industry professional to attend. This year E3 takes place June 16-18 … Continue reading

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Developing games for OS X/Mac OS with Unity

Hey everybody! Mugu here, wanted to talk about one of my latest experiences porting a game to OS X with Unity. So one of our last projects (I can’t say much for now) was porting a game made in Unity … Continue reading

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