Facebook Updates their Platform Policies for Developers to reflect Facebook Credits

If you develop games or apps for Facebook you need to be constantly monitoring the Facebook Developer Policies. I use the SiteDelta Firefox add on to alert me when there are changes. Here are the most recent changes that signal a shift in the policies to reflect a mandatory Facebook Credits environment. http://developers.facebook.com/policy/ Games on [...]

Accounting for Games

Along with Frank the Accountant and the good people of Full Indie we are presenting a workshop on basic accounting for small games studios. Be aware, this is ENTRY level stuff.  We aren’t trying to make accountants out of you, we are trying to teach you how to keep proper records.  More will come later. [...]

VSG Meetup in Pictures

A big thanks to all those who showed up to the VSG Meetup last night! Drinks were drunk, business cards were swapped, and the Vancouver game scene got a bit more connected. A big thanks to the Revel room for making a specialty drink: the Zuck my Pincus, and allowing us to trash the place. [...]

Join Vancouver Social Games Executive Committee!

We’re looking to build an Executive Comitee Vancouver Social Games was an initiative pioneered by Tayber Voyer.  His objective was simple, connect the local social games community.  After only a couple of months the results have been stupendous. Between an active blog, packed meetups, jobs found, metrics shared and community built the response has been [...]

When hard work is fun.

I just read Fire the Workaholics by David Heinemeier Hansson. The blog post focuses on critique this piece of advice from Jason Calcanis: Fire people who are not workaholics. don’t love their work… come on folks, this is startup life, it’s not a game. don’t work at a startup if you’re not into it–go work [...]

New Job Postings: DIMEROCKER

If you are interested in any of these positions please contact jobs@overinteractive.com 1) Vancouver based company is looking for an HTML5 developer for a contract position. Applicant will be developing an HTML5 mini-game with animation as part of a larger game. Applicant should be familiar with front-end and RESTful web technologies, browser compatibility and performance [...]