December 2015


By |December 9th, 2015|

A lot can happen in 8 months. Shortly after my last post on the day I left HitPoint I was presented with an opportunity to join a new startup in San Francisco working on deep reinforcement learning. Seeing as how I had just left HitPoint to finish up my PhD in reinforcement learning, and […]

April 2015

Onwards and Upwards

By |April 10th, 2015|

It is with numerous mixed emotions that I end today, my last day of work at HitPoint Studios. It’s been a pretty wild ride for the last five years, and I truly appreciate everything I’ve learned and accomplished during my tenure there. Being a member and leader of such a great team has given […]

March 2015

Finger Flickin’ Fun – Try out Hell Marys!

By |March 6th, 2015|

HitPoint’s newest game Hell Marys is now available on iOS and Android! Based on games like Hellfire and Rage of Bahamut, Hell Marys is a collectible card game that lets you battle vicious monsters with elemental magic. Collect and level up kick-ass minions and take on brutal bosses with simple flick-to-attack mechanics.

The art style […]

December 2014

New Year, New HitPoint

By |December 15th, 2014|

The wheels are in motion! 2014 was a bit of a roller-coaster for HitPoint. We hit some pretty awesome goals, but faced our fair share of challenges and hardships as well. The upheaval at Microsoft earlier this year, particularly in their gaming division, hit us hard and was a major impetus for our decision […]

October 2014

Fablewood is now on iPad!

By |October 16th, 2014|

HitPoint’s most recent independent game Fablewood is now available on iPad! Previously free to play only on Facebook, Fablewood is a hidden object game in which you banish evil from famous fairy tale stories you know and love, and build up your own enchanted forest. Now you can play for free on your iPad.

Our […]

September 2014

Fun with GarageBand

By |September 9th, 2014|


I had U2’s “Running to Stand Still” stuck in my head for a couple of days. Last night I did this to try to get it out, courtesy of an instrumental version from and some messing around in GarageBand. Apparently adding a little reverb to your voice can make you sound halfway decent, […]

August 2014

DreamWorks Dragons Adventure Takes Flight

By |August 15th, 2014|

HitPoint has just finished up development on a new mobile game based on the DreamWorks movie How to Train Your Dragon 2. The game, Dragons Adventure: World Explorer, is currently available as a free download on select Windows 8 tablets and Windows Phone 8 devices. Dragons Adventure is the result of a collaboration between […]

November 2013

Fablewood – HitPoint’s Newest Game Out Now!

By |November 22nd, 2013|

HitPoint is extremely happy to announce the release of our latest game, Fablewood. Free to play on Facebook now, Fablewood is a hidden object game where you banish evil from famous fairy tale stories you know and love, and build your own enchanted forest! We’ve worked incredibly hard over the past several months to […]

Disney Fairies – Fourth Adventure Available!

By |November 16th, 2013|

A new adventure in Disney Fairies: Hidden Treasures is now available. In North of Neverland, Tinkerbel’s ambitious plan to journey alone to the island north of Never Land soon runs into trouble when she finds herself stranded in the wilderness without pixie dust. Will Tink be able to find the Mirror of Incanta in the […]

August 2013

Disney Fairies – Third Adventure Available!

By |August 2nd, 2013|

The latest chapter in Tinkerbell’s adventures, titled Once in a Blue Moon, is now available for purchase in HitPoint’s and Microsoft’s Disney Fairies: Hidden Treasures. Follow Tinkerbell on her quest to create the perfect scepter for this year’s Autumn Revelry celebration. We worked very hard to make this new adventure super fun and would love […]