Go deeper with Pokémon – stories and inspiration from our collections


As the Pokémon Go phenomenon gets players to catch Pokémon in the real world, long-time fan and SLQ Creative-in-Residence Matt Finch reminisces about his favourite Pokémon episodes and their connection to myths and stories in our collections. “Pokémon is a twenty-year-old franchise with its own cartoons and backstory. Get to know the characters, know their world, and check out … Read more

Crowd-funding your game

Hi, my name is Alex Norton, and in mid 2012 I ran a successful crowd-funding campaign for my procedural RPG (role-playing game), Malevolence: The Sword of Ahkranox, earning over 500% of my requested total. How did I do it? Well, I’ll tell you – but it’s not an exact science. The best I can do … Read more