Posts tagged as "gaming"

Gamers ‘Hearing Voices Long After Playing’

Hardcore gamers are at risk of hearing “maddening” screams and explosions after periods playing video games, a new study has found.

The Human Interface

Years and years ago when I started using computers I had a keyboard and a big tape drive and eventually this new thing called a mouse. It was an interface we’d never had and it changed the way we used computers then.

What Brands Need to Know About Game Design

What brands need to know about game design, Brands are increasingly harnessing the power of video games, but what do they need to know about designing them, asks Pete Low, lead game designer at Chunk.Games have never been more culturally relevant or economically powerful; smartphones mean most of us have access to hundreds of games in our pockets, as well as on console and PC.

When the Newbie Met Rollabear…

The time has almost come for us to release our precious Rollabear into the big wide world. But before we can do that, testing must be done! Here’s what happened when we let our newest member of staff Jodie have a go…

When Jeff Did the Festival of Games

Last week Matmi CEO Jeff packed his bags and jetted off to Amsterdam to speak at the prestigious Festival of Games, where industry experts from all across Europe joined forces to share their knowledge and expertise.

A look back at Matmi’s branded game for Lily Allen

We created a branded advergame called “Lilly Allen in: Escape the fear” featuring a free play of the album’s debut, and released it six weeks before the single was available to buy. The artist’s appeal ensured a rapid spread of the game online, snaring fans and gamers alike.

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