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Fight the Fire is Coming November 17th!

We are happy to announce that Fight the Fire will be available in the App Store on Monday, November 17th. It will be completely free, so we hope you will take a few moments to download, enjoy, and rate it! Here’s a preview: We look forward to hearing your feedback, and hope you have a […]

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The helicopters of Fight the Fire

Hey everyone, We’re making a lot of great progress with our upcoming wildfire containment game, Fight the Fire. In a week or two we should have a release candidate ready for serious user testing. If you’re unfamiliar with the project, we started it at a Startup Weekend with the goal of spreading wildfire prevention awareness through fun. We plan […]

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Mini-update: Early character design in Fight the Fire

When players first start up Fight the Fire, we will have an animal in firefighting gear briefly introduce the game. Our first thought was a dog. There are too many firefighting dalmatians out there already, so we went with a Golden Retriever. Our firefighting expert pointed out that this dog is wearing the wrong kind […]

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Preview of Fight the Fire’s level map

Hi all! We are making great progress with our upcoming wildfire containment game, Fight the Fire. As we touched on in previous posts, we have implemented a level progression system into the game. Players progress through the game linearly by successfully saving houses in each level (which we call “regions” in game). At release, Fight the Fire […]

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Creating the biomes in Fight the Fire

Hi everyone, We are still working hard on Fight the Fire, our upcoming wildfire containment game. We plan to release the game for both iOS and Android within a couple months. You can try out a simple tech demo right now in Google Play (EDIT 11/14/14: we’ve taken down the demo in anticipation of the release […]

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Designing the beehive in Beehive Blast

Hey everyone! We released our newest game, Beehive Blast, a little over a week ago. It has been fun to spread the word, and we’re thrilled that the app has been getting such a positive response! If you’re not familiar with the project, here is a look: It’s a simple, fun, free game! Please give it […]

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Procedural level design in Fight the Fire

Hey everyone! Thank you so much for taking the time to read about our upcoming wildfire containment game, Fight the Fire! We are developing quickly and plan to release the app on both iOS and Android, though iOS will likely come first. We currently have a really early stage demo available on Google Play for you to try. (EDIT […]

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Simulating fire spread in Fight the Fire

Hi all! We have been working hard to finish up Fight the Fire! We started the project at a Startup Weekend with the goal of spreading wildfire prevention awareness through fun. A small live demo is available on the Google Play store if you want to check it out. (EDIT 11/14/14: we’ve taken down the demo […]

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Beehive Blast is available now!

Our newest game, Birds vs. Bees: Beehive Blast, is now available in the App Store (well, it’s been available for a few days, but we’ve been very busy promoting it!) It’s a simple little game that we think is a lot of fun. Check out the preview! We’d love it if you’d take a moment […]

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Birds vs. Bees: Beehive Blast will hit the App Store on August 7th!

Exciting news! Apple and Facebook have both approved Beehive Blast, and we will be releasing the app on the App Store on Thursday, August 7th. Thank you all for your support! On release day, we hope you take a few minutes to download, play, and rate it. It’s a fun app, and we know you’ll […]

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