The connections players make with videogame characters are of great interest to Gabriel Elvery, an LKAS PhD funded researcher at the University of Glasgow. Elvery, who will be delivering a workshop at the upcoming Play Away Festival, is exploring how and why we become so attached to virtual worlds and their residents, and what we can learn from these interactions.
Celtic Heroes the mobile massively-multiplayer online role-playing game (or MMMORPG), from Glasgow's One Thumb Mobile has been blazing brightly in the iOS App Store for the last several years. The game has attracted thousands of users, all over the world and has shown that sophisticated and complex 3D massively multiplayer games can not only work... Continue Reading →
Hunted Cow's latest release is Battle Dungeon, a multiplayer strategy game for Apple devices, which has already been branded 'too hard core for iOS' by the games press. The game challenges players to assemble a party of warriors, archers and clerics, train them, equip them and then take them into battle - playing against other... Continue Reading →