Adrian Crook & Associates

Adrian Crook & Associates

In January 2008, freemium game design expert Adrian Crook founded Adrian Crook & Associates. AC+A has since worked with over two dozen clients, including many of the leading mobile & social game companies. Our focus is on delivering design that is inspirational yet do-able, given each client’s unique requirements. We’ve been fortunate to work with many of the market leaders, providing insight to and learning from them in equal measures. We continually strive to stay at the forefront of this rapidly evolving industry by doing cutting edge work and staying very busy.


Website:
http://www.adriancrook.com
Categories:
Software, Mobile, Gaming, Social Media

News on Adrian Crook & Associates

Why Stealth Mode Will Kill Your Startup
Just last week I was on a call with a potential investor when he mentioned a colleague whose startup was in "stealth mode." Which instantly reminded me of one of my favourite quotes. It came... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, November 27th
Hard to believe it's only been a week since my last update. Seems like two months. I'm finally back in Vancouver after 3 months and 12,000km on the road - just in time for one of the bigger games... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, September 25th
Today I'm in Grand Forks, North Dakota about to head off to Fargo(!) for lunch, then Minneapolis. If you didn't catch my writeups from GDC Austin lask week, check out my FreeToPlay.biz site (the... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, September 18th
Apologies for the lack of posts lately. I'm in Denver, returning from GDC Austin (excellent this year, thanks for asking). My flight's delayed, so I figured I'd catch up on some Vancouver news. I'm... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, August 28
Slower week for local news, but I thought I'd quickly report a few snippets before turning in for the evening. Doing some late night jamming on work at a Kelowna Starbucks before hitting the road... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, August 21
I missed my update last week as I was enroute to the Okanagan for an extended RV trip. I'm writing this now from the sunny beach in Westbank, so please excuse the delay. While I'm out of town, if... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, August 7
A slow news week coupled with a busier than normal consulting week mean that this Friday's update is a relatively small one. If you'd like to see this situation remedied, please help feed me... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, July 31
For those of you who haven't left work early for the long weekend - or merely to avoid Critical Mass - here is my slanted perspective on the local Vancouver game scene. If you feel I've missed out... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, July 24
I'm currently recovering from four straight days of Casual Connect and the WIGI Leadership Development Forum in Seattle. The conference is focused primarily on sales and marketing in the (very... more
Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News, July 17
Another late afternoon post... if the recession hadn't wrecked Beer Fridays for all the local studios, no one would be sober to read this. As always, if you have any Vancouver game industry news... more
July 10 - Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News
Apologies for the late afternoon post... I had meant to get this out earlier, but client meetings took precedence. As always, if you have any Vancouver game industry news you think should appear... more
July 3rd - Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News
This week's update is a quick one. Thanks for those who've contributed thus far - as always, if you have some Vancouver game industry news, contact me via my website. Diving right in...  ... more
June 26 - Weekly Vancouver Game Industry News
Lots of news from the fringe of Vancouver's game industry this week! As always, if you have any tidbits you should be sharing them here, contact me via my website.   No Robots' Jamble Launch... more
Weekly News Bits from Vancouver's Game Industry
Every week I cover brief news swept up from the dirty floors of Vancouver's game industry. If you have something you think should be passed along here - a rumour, a tip, a launch, a party, a new... more
Weekly News Bits from Vancouver's Game Industry
Every week I'll cover brief news sloughed off the pale underbelly of Vancouver's game industry. If you have something you think should be passed along here - a rumour, a tip, a launch, a party, a... more



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