The Thought Den Love Machine (not AK)

Have you met the Thought Den Love Machine (not AK). It’s what we use to make short URLs. Peep below the magical machine itself (visualised by the awesome the Peter Simon) where we put in something ugly like http://www.hangonisntthisurlfartoolong.org.uk/2012/27bslash6/jetpack/leg/leg/leg/but-wait-its-friday.xml and get something nice like tdn.lv/ARTIST-ROOMS. We have used it to some lovely effects: Remember Swamp …

Medium sized, average weight review of the year 2011!

As the rollercoaster of time hurtles ever onward, sometimes it’s nice to step down and enjoy a little of the candyfloss of reflection while holding the stick of memories, possibly washed down with some hindsight lemonade. Pointless metaphors aside, here’s a little looksy at the past year from the Den-o-View… January One of the tightest …

Welcome to the…

Back in the good ol days (2009) our mates and collaborators down at Mobile Pie decided to rate the usual spots they hit for lunch, and compiled them into a lovely graph. In 2010, they did it again. So enamoured were we with their Lunchometer that we bought them the web address as a present… …

Hello person!

Hello, I’m Abi. I’ve just finished my degree in Illustration at the University of Gloucestershire and am lucky enough to have an internship at Thought Den for a couple of weeks. I have been living in Bristol for about a year working under the name of Pigeon; doing exhibitions, entering competitions, meeting with local art groups, …

Games Jam in Bristol

  So, we have just come back from a very exciting meeting about the first ever Bristol leg of the Extended Play Games Jam! Don’t know what it is? Read on, intrepid traveller… The Extended Play Games Jam is a ‘hack-a-thon’ where a team of random creative/programmy/interested people come together and try and smash together …

I’m new here!

Howdy. My name is George and I am the new studio manager (read: money wrangler, pen supremo, wordsmith, HQ facilitator and whatever else I can get my grubby mitts on) here at the Thought Den. I am a philosophy graduate, a freelance journalist on my days off, and very keen on sarcasm. A gemini with …

Thought Den Industry Day

Thought Den were invited down again to Bournemouth University last week to run a professional studies day to second year Interactive Multimedia, Script Writing and Film Production students. So we packed our buckets, spades and a condensed version of our Thought Den Industry Day workshop and headed to the seaside. With Ben being away in …