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Thu, 19 October 2017 Kickstarter funded!

Today the Kickstarter for the Jennifer Wilde Point & Click Game (based on the comic book series I wrote for Atomic Diner) ended and it was successful! Thanks to everyone who has supported this endeavour by Outsider Games, and a big congratulations to Stephen Downey who worked so hard to achieve it.
The project passed the [...]

Mon, 25 September 2017 Excellence in Art Award for Jennifer Wilde

Congratulations to Outsider Games who won the Excellence in Art Award at the inaugural Awards at the Galway Games Gathering.
Particular Kudos go out to John McFarlane, who is the artist and animator for the game.
And don’t forget to back the game on Kickstarter!

Mon, 16 November 2015 Writing Lola

I’m delighted to announce that I’m doing another collaboration with my pal Stephen Downey, with whom I worked on Jennifer Wilde.

Stephen’s other job is co-founder of Outsider Games, which is developing a new title called Wailing Heights.
It’s described as: “A coffin-rocking, body-hopping, musical adventure game, set in with a horrific hamlet of monsters, with [...]

Wed, 02 April 2014 Diablo 3 expansion in the house

This arrived today…

I don’t play loads of games because as a freelancer they pose a dangerous temptation (just as I don’t turn on the TV prior to 6pm on a work day). Yet, they are also a fun way to blow off steam.
I’ve played all the iterations of the Diablo series, and enjoyed them, [...]

Mon, 13 January 2014 best of 2013 – games

This is the final section I put together for the ‘Best of 2013‘ post for the Forbidden Planet International blog, which never appeared due to length.
I play various video games, but not as much as my husband Martin, who has offered a selection of titles he’s enjoyed this year, which are mostly PC-based and/or Indie. [...]

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