LazyBrush Plays Minecraft on Raspberry Pi

So Where do we start? Perhaps at the re-spawn point. Minecraft is an amazingly addictive game. In Minecraft you mine for blocks and you can use these blocks to craft various shapes and buildings. And Kids love it! The Raspberry Pi is a small cheap computer which is aimed to get kids into computing. The … Continue reading

Lexigon in the Express & Star

The nice people at the Express & Star have written a little article about Lexigon. It is in todays paper (12th July 2012), so grab yourself a copy and have a read. As the article says pop over to http://www.lazybrush.co.uk and get yourself a Free copy of Lexigon.

LazyBrush.co.uk – New Website

The trusty LazyBrush web site was getting a bit beyond long in the tooth. For a while we’ve been thinking about a Total Recall of the old site, to make way for the new. Now, with the help of Web Necessities we have a new site! Point your browser at LazyBrush.co.uk and enjoy!

Google Admob Campaign, or Not

Here at Lazybrush we have written a neat little Word Search game called Lexigon.   On the iPhone it has had 6 months of customer reviews and improvements.   This month we have just released it for the Android platform. So far, we have been quite disappointed by the download rates from Google Play compared … Continue reading

Lexigon: From iPhone to Android (Pt.2)

In part 1 of this posting I started to talked about porting my game Lexigon from iOS to Android.  Go and have a quick squint at part 1 to get an overview of porting from cocos2d to cocos2d-x.   Now I continue on with some of the technical points of porting. STRINGS Most things in … Continue reading

Lexigon Through The Ages (15th Century Onward)

Here at LazyBrush Skunk Works we don’t just make one of the best games available for Android and IPhone! Oh no! We are also committed to the serious endeavour of research. It has come to our attention that Lexigon has been a hit game through the ages. Evidence suggests it was used as far back … Continue reading

Lexigon released for Android

We are proud to release Lexigon for Android. We now have Lexigon for both Apple and Android devices. The download links are at LazyBrush.co.uk. We hope you enjoy playing Lexigon!

Podcast with British Tech Network (@LazyBrush and @claw0101)

A few days ago I chatted with Karl from The British Tech Network (http://www.britishtechnetwork.com) as part of their AppChat section.  In AppChat, they chat to developers of apps to gain a ‘behind the scenes’ view of app writing. By sheer luck I managed to get through the entire interview without swearing or alienating too many … Continue reading

Lexigon: From iPhone to Android (Pt.1)

Our game Lexigon (Apple Store Link)  was written using Apple’s XCode in objective-C and using the 2d game library cocos2d.   Cocos2d is truely an excellent library, in short it gives you everything you need for game development, all the building blocks of a game.  It is written in objective-C and best of all it … Continue reading

Happy Birthday Lexigon

It is now almost one year to the day when I came up with the idea of Lexigon. I remember it well. (dramatic pause as I look off in the distance in a “doc” Emmett Brown stylie). Originally, I had the goal of getting it all finished and in the Apple Store in a month. … Continue reading