Graphite Lab brings W.E.L.D.E.R. to Kindle Fire!

We are excited to announce the launch of W.E.L.D.E.R. for the Kindle Fire! We had a ton of fun porting this great word game from Highline Games to the Kindle Fire platform over the last few months.  The Kindle was a natural platform for a word based mobile game and packs some great features: [...]

How Can I Get a Job Making Video Games?

We get asked about breaking into the gaming industry a lot. Whether by an excited youngster or an over-eager parent, the question is usually the same: “How can someone get a job making video games?” There are a zillion answers to this question and not all responses will fit each scenario – but there are [...]

By |2012-07-02T09:33:09+00:00July 2nd, 2012|Game Development, Jobs, Uncategorized|2 Comments

How important are graphics to you?

Do graphics attract more players, or is a great gameplay experience more important? It’s a solid question for debate in the games industry, but we feel our answer is pretty defensible. Appealing graphics attract more players to a new game. Before we set ablaze the “8-bit loving” retro gamers, let’s be clear: We aren’t necessarily [...]

By |2012-04-16T09:55:05+00:00April 16th, 2012|Game Development, Uncategorized|6 Comments

Facebook gets Shoe Crazy!

Graphite Lab was privileged to work with the fine folks at Integrity to produce a fun and engaging game centered on the Shoe Crazy event by Famous Footwear. Armed with exceptional visuals and artwork from the talented creative team at Integrity, we set out to produce an online game that was appealing, addictive and entertaining. [...]

By |2012-02-13T11:21:47+00:00February 13th, 2012|Game Development, Uncategorized|1 Comment