Entries by Tabitha Arnold

Jen Tracy, Woman in DOTA

We are celebrating a regular Philly dev night jammer, Jen Tracy, on her new interview with Playboy magazine! Jen is a fantastic artist and illustrator. She developed a fun analog game for our January 2016 jam, and also participated in February’s Global jam. Now she’s gaining notoriety for her twitter, @WomanInDOTA, which she uses to call out sexism […]

Breaker Blocks nominated for SXSW

Our very own Jake Vander Ende, talented game dev and laser-cutting craftsman, will be featured in the 2016 SXSW Gaming Awards! Jake created Breaker Blocks in 2015 for one of Philly Dev Night’s monthly game jams. It’s a great game! It’s available for print-and-play on itch.io!! You can donate to Jake’s gofundme to help him get to Austin.

2015 Jammies

We hosted our first-ever retrospective award ceremony! The most unique and remarkable games from 2015 were honored with a series of special awards. We brought back all of last year’s jam winners, played, reminisced, and voted on our game of the year. JAMMY WINNERS: Dirtiest Pixel: Ghost Crab Games Hipster Hallmark: Breaker Blocks by Jake Vander Ende l33t […]

Nicole Kline: “Women Making Games”

Local analog game developer and Dev Knight Nicole Kline has some sage advice for women who are curious about working in games. She appeared on a panel at Moore College alongside fellow designers Alison Carrier, Kat Webster, and Amanda Renfroe. Cheers to them for providing special insight into what has long been a male-dominated field! (Nicole on the left) […]