ChessClock is software that functions as a digital chess clock and also takes pictures of the board after every move so that a time lapse video of the game can be made for analysis afterwards. The timer and webcam function could be useful for other two-player games like Scrabble, Go, etc.
There are lots of interesting people at the new church I've just started to attend - St Helen's Bishopsgate. One of them is Andy Geers, who makes Christian computer games as a way of teaching the Bible. I recommend his blog too!
It's official! There was some speculation in previous months, but September 7th has now been confirmed as the day when you can finally get your hands on Will Wright's long-awaited game, Spore.
Spore, one of the most eagerly awaited video games in recent years is now available for pre-order in UK and US! So I jumped the gun a while back saying that the Spore release date was in Dec 2007... Hopefully this makes up for it a bit.
Spore, the game that everybody was talking about at E3 in 2006 is set for UK release on Dec 12, 2007 for the PC. Here's a video to show what all the fuss was about
A little game for a slow monday morning - Word Shoot. It'll help your typing skills too.
...with this cool little flash game which has some clever physics in it.
Here are some online rugby games for you to play with to get you in the mood for the upcoming 6 Nations tournament.
As the newly appointed chief of the Emergency Management Agency for Bluebear County, it's your job to handle an eruption of the fictional Mount Spur. Are you up to it? The Supervolcano Game.
Someone keeps stealing my letters!
This is a strangely satisfying game.
I think it's due to the discomfort this experience is causing me that I'm strangely really craving some skiing. Sure you can get very sunburnt on the slopes too but at least one is fairly well covered all over. And yes, severe sunburn is preferable to a broken leg, but I've really missed storming down a piste and frequently crashing in a similar manner to that almost gymnastic moment in the 19...
Just finished writing a little java applet mimicking Countdown's Numbers Game. I absolutely hate Countdown and can't stand Richard Whiteley but still, the Numbers Game can sometimes be challenging... Pretend to be Carol Vorderman and have a go...