Category Archives: Fun

Therese Jansson
Lunch game #1 – Super Puzzle Platformer Deluxe

This is meant as the first post of many on games that are played during lunches here at Arrowhead Game Studios. What do you do when you have some spare time to relax during lunch? Most of us here at Arrowhead either … Continue reading

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Niklas Malmborg
The perfect scene

You’ve probably seen hundreds of scenes in movies where the hero, the animal, or the monster does some really advanced manouver and pulls it off perfectly… almost too perfectly… In some scenes you really see how the director took 80 … Continue reading

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Mikael Bauer
Turn it up to 11!

So it’s my turn to post something nifty on the blog and as usual the preparations have been perfect. Initially I had an idea of writing something cool about a new tech or a fancy implementation (I’m a programmer after … Continue reading

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Therese Jansson
Working at Arrowhead (from an artist’s point of view)

I often get the question; “What’s it like working at Arrowhead?” Now I know that I can only talk about this from my own point of view as an artist, but I think that some of my coworkers would agree … Continue reading

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Patrik Lasota
Cooking, like a gamer

I play a lot of games, probably more than anyone else in the office. One could say playing games is one of my biggest hobbies, and another would be cooking. Not the kind of cooking you see on TV when … Continue reading

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Carl Brännström
I do not MUD.

MUD? What the hell is that? Some kind of game?? DON’T GO THERE!!! I only like games where you can kick the shit out of people! Chivalry, Dark Messiah, Wolfenstein, Dark Souls, Duke Nuke’em 3D – in all these games, … Continue reading

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Peter Lindgren
Do you MUD?

MUD is an acronym for Multi User Dungeon, it’s essentially a text-based MMORPG. They’ve been around ever since the 80′s, first only at universities but when the interwebs spread in the 90′s it became available for most of us. MUDs are heavily inspired by traditional pen-and-paper role-playing … Continue reading

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Jim Svanberg
Lunch speed-painting

One of the best things about working at a rad game studio is that you are surrounded by people with the same interests as yourself. And since I’m an artist, I love to paint (shocker). As do my fellow artists … Continue reading

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Malin Hedström
Arrowhead – A semi-brief history

In the beginning of 2008, two classmates with a lot of passion for video games came together after a presentation by Swedish Game Awards at Luleå University of Technology. They soon got a few others hooked, set out with the goal … Continue reading

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Anton Stenmark
Working with your hobby

Some people may wonder what developers do in their spare time. Well, like most people, I enjoy spending time with friends, playing games and watching TV, among other things. But I also love making games. At work VS. At home … Continue reading

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