Using Badges in a Business

TechnologyAdvice provides coverage content on teaching and training games, strategic employee engagement software, and customer loyalty programs and much more. Clark Buckner, the online events manager from TechnologyAdvice, shares the first installment of their Business Technology Whiteboard video series and talks about the advantages of using badges in this article. Whether you like badges or not,…

Grave Matters: Two Approaches to Making a Game

The year before last, Jeremiah Alexander had two new game ideas. The first was a card collecting game, conceived in response to an emerging trend – let’s call it Project A. The second was based on an impulse to make a minesweeper game – let’s call it Project B.”Project A was approached in classical fashion: production…

BeerMaster: How a Drinking Game Shaped a Company

Red Ocean Games is a company of three: Jon, Christian and Alex. At first, they survived by creating stuff like games, webpages, and apps for other companies, while trying to make their own games. BeerMaster is one of those, a compact social drinking experience fitted into a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet. Instead of cards…

Boomlagoon: Moving the Needle

Boomlagoon has achieved a large amount of success in a short amount of time, as far as new game studios go. Although they only opened their doors in 2012, they’ve already had success with two games, have secured major funding, and have just released another game. The studio’s success can be traced to its founders’…