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26/06/2014 / Games

Future Unfolding is a new game by Berlin based game studio Spaces of Play who are behind a number of titles we already mentioned on CAN including the wonderful Spirits. The team is back together working on Future Unfolding, a ...
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21/03/2014 / Games, Unity

Like it's predecessors from the 80s and 90s including the early Grand Theft Auto titles and more recent Retro City Rampage, RIOT is a tributes and homages to the genre of games that take the idea of violence and transform ...
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06/03/2014 / Games

Over the past few months, in preparation for our Book of Eniarof crowdfunding campaign, we have been exploring the use of playing cards as a method for designing and developing games, concepts, attractions, and playful art objects of various ilk. There is a curious ...
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10/02/2014 / Games, iOS, iPhone

When the iPhone launched, Apple did't provide any support for third-party software: Steve Jobs believed that web applications served over the internet could provide adequate functionality required for most users. With the release of iPhone OS 2.0 in July 2008, Apple launched the App ...
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16/01/2014 / Games, iPad, iPhone

Part game, part visual experiment, and originally prototyped at the global game jam 2013, 577Rhea is the latest from André Sier, Portuguese artist-programmer at s373.net/x. You are your planet's last hope and you have to time-travel through black holes with ...
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19/12/2013 / Games

Tale of Tales is 10 years old today. To celebrate the occasion, directors Auria Harvey & Michael Samyn are releasing a bundle with experiments and prototypes created over the past decade. The bundle is available from now until Christmas and ...
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18/12/2013 / Arduino, Cinder, Games

Kris Temmerman's house/office has a store window that he tries to make use of as much as possible. In the past he built projections but really wanted to make something interactive. Since the area has a lot of loitering youth and ...
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16/09/2013 / Games, Unity

Created by Nicolò Tedeschi,  Pietro Righi Riva and Paolo Tajé, MirrorMoon EP is a game about mystery, discovery and exploration set in outer space. It's also about "solitude and the subtle thrill of feeling lost - a tribute to space". The game is ...
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09/09/2013 / Games, vvvv

Created by 18 students on the HfG Interaction design course, Massive Media Installation is an interactive setup that combines screen with an LED wall to deliver an overwhelming Spaceracer experience created using VVVV and Cinema 4D. Within a week the game ...
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01/08/2013 / Android, Featured, Games

rymdkapsel, game by Martin ‘grapefrukt‘ Jonasson (Grapefrukt Games) we mentioned back in November 2012, is now available for the iOS. The game was first released for Playstation Mobile and besides the iOS, Martin is also now bringing the game to the ...
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01/08/2013 / Games, News

Everyday is Play is a book on Kickstarter that celebrates the two and a half decades of video games. Designed and curated by Matthew Kenyon, graphic designer and developer from Huddersfield - UK, the book unites artists and gamers across the globe through ...
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12/06/2013 / Games

In the works by Capybara Games and composer Jim Guthrie, two of the three names behind Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP, is another beautiful game titled Below. Revealed only few days ago in a minute-long teaser at Microsoft's press conference, the new game currently in development shares a ...
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28/05/2013 / Cinder, Games, iPad, iPhone

[caption id="attachment_35559" align="alignnone" width="640"] sprite-glitch (click for full image)[/caption] Word Shift is a tile-swapping word game created in Cinder by David Wicks. To play, shift letters around the board to form words that cascade off and reveal new letters. In addition ...
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07/05/2013 / Games

Link and Spell is a new word game for the iOS by Ramin Afshar now available in the App Store. It is a mashup of the classic "snake" game with "scrabble", gesture based where by eating letters you can form words ...
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03/05/2013 / Games, Objects

Ming Mecca combines the heart of a video synthesizer and the brain of a videogame console. Created with love for all things retrofuture, an ontological toy and a videogame easel, Ming Mecca brings to you fingertips a comprehensive set of classic videogame design parameters, from ...
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17/04/2013 / Flash, Games

Created by Brent Watanabe, "for(){};", 2013 includes projection mapped video game on canvas. In for(){}; there is no beginning or end to the game, just collecting and wandering, birthing and consuming, an arbitrary point system rising until your inevitable death and the ...
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08/04/2013 / Games

140 is an upcoming platform game developed by Jeppe Carlsen, known for his gameplay direction for Playdead's Limbo. The game is described as a "minimalistic platformer", using electronic music to create synesthesia as the player manipulates their avatar, a character ...
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23/01/2013 / Games

Latest project from Lucky Frame combines generative music and familiar gameplay. As with their previous releases, Pugs Luv Beats and Bad Hotel, Wave Trip is a music game where the focus is on creation. The structure of the levels is inspired by ...
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21/01/2013 / Featured, Games

"Kentucky Route Zero" is a magic realist adventure game about a secret highway in Kentucky and the mysterious folks who travel it. The player controls Conway, an antique furniture deliveryman, as he attempts to complete the final delivery for his ...
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02/01/2013 / Android, Games

"Mental rotation is somewhat localized to the right cerebral hemisphere. It is thought to take place largely in the same areas as perception. It is associated with the rate of spatial processing and intelligence" Created by Bence Samu and Ágoston Nagy using Processing, ...
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14/12/2012 / Featured, Games

More than 3 years after their previous title, Tale of Tales's new videogame is now available for download. Much like its predecessors The Path and The Graveyard, Bientôt l'été is a game following the' "notgames" philosophy that seeks to employ the medium ...
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30/11/2012 / Games

On first glance a vacant warehouse in downtown Los Angeles might read as derelict industrial space, but look a little closer and you can see the glimmer of a nascent world class media lab. Three weeks ago, LA Game Space ...
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16/11/2012 / Games

Chasing Aurora is a wonderful new 2D aerial action game created by Broken Rules for the Nintendo Wii U platform. It is a multiplayer game that allows up to 5 people to cooperate or compete against each other. It features ...
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13/11/2012 / Featured, Games, Theory

In 1958, the American physicist William Higinbotham created what is one of the first instances of what we would today call a modern "video game". The game, named Tennis For Two, was built at the Brookhaven National Laboratory for their ...
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08/11/2012 / Android, Games, iPad, iPhone

It's been a while since we at CAN were excited about an upcoming game for the iOS. Maybe it is just optimism, but rymdkapsel by Martin ‘grapefrukt‘ Jonasson brings back the memories of Edge just before it was released. Besides Eliss, Edge ...
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16/10/2012 / Games, iPad

Created by Nadezda Suvorova (concept and design), Jérémie Forge (sound design) and Pierre Rossel/Nadezda Suvorova (development), OKO is a graphic puzzle  game for the iPad that uses imagery from NASA database. The goal is to reconstruct an image by stopping rotating ...
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16/10/2012 / Games

Work in progress by xra, Memory of a Broken Dimension is a new game created using Unity that combines glitch aesthetic together with FPS to create a world that is both ambiguous and very intriguing. While there is not much information about the game, xra ...
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18/09/2012 / Games, Javascript

We don't often come across games created in HTML5, especially those that leave a strong impression, but Empty Black by Mary Rose Cook is one special exception. In this minimal but rich platformer you play a square, throw crates to solve puzzles, use ...
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12/09/2012 / Games

The definitive biography of Sensible Software, one of the world's most pioneering and best-loved games companies, and the flagship title for Read-Only Memory, a new publishing company specialising in high-quality video game products needs your support to bring this wonderful ...
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08/08/2012 / Games, Sound

Sound Shapes is a musical game, designed by Jonathan Mak, Shaw-Han Liem and developed by Queasy Games in collaboration and contributing artists including Proud guise, Deadmau5, Jim Guthrie, Beck, Vic Ngyuen of Capy, Pyramid Attack, PixelJam and Superbrothers.
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