To most people, Excel is the work tool that it is supposed to be. But not to everyone. Cary Walkin, a Chartered Accountant and Excel power-user, has built an Excel-based role-playing game: Arena.Xlsm. It is an impressive demonstration that entertainment is indeed possible with spreadsheets. Continue reading "Excel for Gaming? Why not!"
The social and mobile gaming industry is a sector with strong growth that attracts more and more established companies as well as start-up firms. Reliable sales forecasts are necessary to find investors. However, forecasting in a rapid growth industry like gaming can be a tricky affair.