Game news - mobile game
5/29/2013 2:03:03 PM
Amazon launches mobile game log-in serviceGamasutra"Login with Amazon" is similar to services already offered by the likes of Facebook and Google, by which users can instantly log-in to a game and spend money using an existing trusted account, rather than a separate account for each specific game.
5/29/2013 12:59:57 AM
Census data fuels new mobile gameB&T Marketing & MediaWannabe mayors can now run any Australian town of their choosing as the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) becomes interactive with a new mobile game. The location based simulation game, Run That Town, was created by Leo Burnett Sydney in ...The ABS is letting Australians 'run the town'Marketing magazine Australiaall 5 news articles »
5/27/2013 10:08:46 AM
KongZhong sees Q1 FY13 mobile game sales slide 33% to $3.7 millionPocket Gamer.Biz"The decrease in smartphone mobile games gross profits was due to a pause in new smartphone game launches in Q1 13 as we continue to transition a portion of our PC MMO game development team onto our internal smartphone game engine," KongZhong ...
5/27/2013 9:11:13 AM
Racing games for mobile devicesYNNIf you're looking for a more realistic racing experience, the Fast & Furious 6 mobile game may be for you. The game is less about hitting the accelerator and catching the corners just right, and more about timing your taps. Hit the start just right ...and more »
5/27/2013 12:55:51 AM
The AgeVideo game console icon turns mobile play godThe AgeThe former Lionhead Studio chief and Microsoft Game Studios executive has teamed with Japan-based DeNA to get his latest project — GODUS — on the array of mobile devices powered by Android or Apple software. "There is something incredible ...Peter Molyneux's Curiosity experiment ends, winner gets pivotal role in GodusTech2UK teenager solves the secret of Peter Molyneux's Curiosity cubeVR-Zoneall 48 news articles »
5/27/2013 12:55:36 AM
Sydney Morning HeraldVideo game console icon turns mobile play godSydney Morning HeraldThe former Lionhead Studio chief and Microsoft Game Studios executive has teamed with Japan-based DeNA to get his latest project — GODUS — on the array of mobile devices powered by Android or Apple software. "There is something incredible ...Molyneux's Curiosity cube concludes with UK winnerComputerandvideogames.comUK teenager solves the secret of Peter Molyneux's Curiosity cubeVR-Zoneall 48 news articles »
5/26/2013 10:35:54 PM
Word of mouth key to mobile game discoveryBizReportAnother online format that drives mobile gamers to acquire a game is video. A significant number, 70%, said they have watched online video about mobile games in the last week and 45% said watching such video had driven them to download a game right ...
5/26/2013 1:15:49 PM
DeNA announces GI Joe, Dungeons & Dragons mobile gamesTechnologyTell (blog)Fresh off their release of Transformers: Legends, game studio DeNA has announced a licensing deal with Hasbro for two properties you may have heard of if you been conscious for the last 30 years: G.I. Joe and Dungeons & Dragons. The two games will be ...
5/25/2013 4:01:37 PM
'Candy Crush Saga' gives addicted mobile-game players a sugar rushLos Angeles TimesKing.com's “Candy Crush Saga” is ranked the top-most downloaded mobile game. AppData reports that “Candy Crush” has 14.7 million daily active users, compared with 6.5 million for Zynga's FarmVille 2 and 5.3 million for Social Point's Dragon City.
5/24/2013 12:19:05 PM
DmC dev Ninja Theory announces free-to-play mobile game FightbackPocket GamerNinja Theory's next game will be the free-to-play mobile brawler Fightback. It's a side-scrolling action game, with an '80s action movie vibe and a touch-based combat system. In the first screenshot of the game (posted below), the hero of the piece is ...Ninja Theory are Entering the Mobile Games Market with FightbackGod is a Geekall 8 news articles »
5/23/2013 9:38:23 PM
The power of custom cohorting in mobile gamesVentureBeatSome of the more obvious cohorts in mobile gaming are based on country, device, or app version. It's relatively simple to segment your data based on these common cohorts. However, one of the keys to making your apps successful is the ability to segment ...
5/23/2013 4:22:38 PM
GI Joe: Battleground looks to capture the cartoon in a modern mobile gameVentureBeatG.I. Joe: Battleground is an adventure roleplaying game for iOS and Android due out this summer. DeNA wants to capture the spirit of the cartoon by staying true to the personality of the characters and designing missions that echo the plot of the ...
The short cycle of mobile games is what's driving opportunities, says Unity's ... - Pocket Gamer.Biz
5/23/2013 2:07:26 PM
The short cycle of mobile games is what's driving opportunities, says Unity's ...Pocket Gamer.BizTaking a broad, strategic view, he unpicked the reasons for 'the energy that's in the mobile games business'. Faster, faster pussycat. One example is what he called the half-life of content. For films and music, it take decades or longer for things to ...
5/21/2013 12:11:32 PM
Mobile Commerce PressSpending on mobile games reaches all-time high in the USMobile Commerce PressIt is no secret that mobile games have become a very lucrative part of the game industry as a whole. While the rise of mobile games and the success they have found throughout the world may have come as something of a surprise, the game industry has ...
5/21/2013 7:28:49 AM
WildTangent launches mobile games on Asus tabletsVentureBeatThey can also apply game rentals toward buying the games. WildTangent has been a major player in casual games for more than a decade, but it has only recently expanded to mobile games, which have become the fastest-growing part of the game business ...and more »