Choctorok Cake

Choctorok Cake

Like chocolate cake? Love The Legend Of Zelda? Then Adam Russell's Choctorok cake will be right up your street. It won Gamerbake Halloween, earning Adam the much sought after Gamerbake apron, and it is a genuinely chocoriffic treat suitable for just about any occasion. And you can make it right this second. Adam has very kindly shared the recipe for the Choctorok cake with us, meaning you can knock one up at home by following the steps below. (more…)...
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Hyper Light Pixel Cake

Hyper Light Pixel Cake

Has there ever been a Gamerbake entry as colourful as Kat Brewster's Hyper Light Pixel Cake? That's the question we were asking ourselves as we tucked into her delectable Hyper Light Drifter inspired creation at Gamerbake Leamington Spa. And though we couldn't find an answer to that question, Kat's cake confidently answered the question of which was the best bake at the event - winning her the grand prize at the event and the all important Gamerbake apron. (more…)...
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Football Manager Ginger Traybake Cake

Football Manager Ginger Traybake Cake

Ah, football. The beautiful game has inspired dozens of beautiful games through the ages, and none have taken away as much of the life of Gamerbake co-founder George than Football Manager. The management game has dominated his life, turning his university notes on the French economy into musings on the 4-4-2 diamond and inspiring him to talk about it weekly on a relatively popular podcast. (more…)...
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Binaries Vegan Cupcakes

Binaries Vegan Cupcakes

Gamerbake Leamington Spa was our first indie themed bake off and we were delighted with all the fantastic bakes that turned up. One of those bakes included Jupiter Hadley's Binaries themed cupcakes. Based on Ant Workshop's self described "concentration platform", these colourful creations proved to be a hit in Leamington - particularly amongst our vegan attendees, who gleefully tucked into them. But how can you make them? Here's Jupiter's recipe to help you get started. (more…)...
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Tetris Sugar Biscuits

Tetris Sugar Biscuits

Need a versatile recipe to help bulk out your next Gamerbake? This sugar biscuit recipe may be the thing you’re looking for. Though this is supposed to be a recipe for Tetris biscuits, we’ve used the same base recipe to create Destiny Ghosts and Mario Kart item boxes. It's highly adaptable and, most importantly of all, super tasty. Riffing on a recipe in the Hummingbird Bakery Book, this is also a good entry-level recipe for new or inexperienced bakers who want to get their gamer bake on. (more…)...
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Hue Themed Vegan Victoria Sponge

Hue Themed Vegan Victoria Sponge

The star attraction at the Gamerbake at Norwich Gaming Festival was probably Michelle Louise-Janion's Hue cake. Inspired by a previous dalliance with the game, the Victoria sponge proved perfect fodder for Henry Hoffman, developer of the game, who was able to enjoy its vegan goodness in whole. Now, with Michelle's permission, we're delighted to be able to share the recipe with you. The recipe, which is based on a recipe from Jamie Oliver, is available in full below, so now have no excuse not to make it and feed any nearby hungry Hue-mans with it. (more…)...
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Dune II Karpatka Cake

Dune II Karpatka Cake

For my Dune II inspired cake, I needed a desert like surface.  I am a big fan of eating Polish Karpatka but had never actually made it before. Karpatka was ideal for both its colour (if you don’t add the traditional icing sugar on top) and in that the cake rises to have a randomly bumpy surface.   As a coder who is often reliant on generated art rather than sculpted art, this idea appealed to me.Below is my rough guide to making my desert planet of Arrakis. (more…)...
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1-UP Muffins

1-UP Muffins

Cake. You can't get enough of it, can you? Don't deny it. Why else are you here? We know what you're after, and, luckily for you, we're more than happy to provide it! That's right cake junkies, we're back with yet another mouth-watering recipe, and this one is extra-special because it's come from Gamerbake judge Jordan Erica Webber - perhaps the best baker in the industry. Seriously, she's got some mean skills. (more…)...
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Space Invader Flapjack

Space Invader Flapjack

There are few finer things in life than Flap, Jack, and Space Invaders, so you can imagine our reaction when Gamerbake contestant Will Blackstock decided to combine all three, creating a symphony of syrupy sweet, golden, gamerbaking brilliance. After an introduction like that, you're probably wondering how you can reach such lofty heights. Well, wonder no more, because we've got the recipe right here. Prepare yourselves, this one might get messy. (more…)...
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