Game news - mobile game
1/29/2018 5:01:29 PM
VentureBeatGameMine says it is making money with its subscription mobile gamesVentureBeatThe odds are good that you haven't heard of GameMine, which offers a catalog of 400 mobile games for a subscription fee. But the Los Angeles company says it has accomplished something that many mobile-game companies never do. It is profitable, and at ...
A Celebration of Harry Potter teases new Hogwarts castle light show, mobile game at Universal Orlando - Tampabay.com (blog)
1/29/2018 4:06:09 PM
Tampabay.com (blog)A Celebration of Harry Potter teases new Hogwarts castle light show, mobile game at Universal OrlandoTampabay.com (blog)There's nothing inside your head the Sorting Hat can't see, the magical floppy wizard hat narrates during the new nighttime light show on Hogwarts castle. The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle got a special preview this weekend at Universal Orlando's ...We tried Hogwarts Mystery mobile game and uncovered the first questHidden Remoteall 46 news articles »
1/29/2018 7:58:00 AM
CNBC'Tabikaeru' a mobile game about a traveling frog is a hit in ChinaCNBCA mobile game about a traveling frog has become a hit in China — despite being available only in Japanese.Why a simple Japanese smartphone game became a big hit in ChinaEJ Insightall 5 news articles »
1/29/2018 1:48:26 AM
Hidden RemoteWe tried the Hogwarts Mystery mobile game and uncovered the first questHidden RemoteHave you ever wanted to attend Hogwarts? JamCity and Portkey Games are making dreams come true with their new mobile game, Hogwarts Mystery, and we got a first-look at Celebration of Harry Potter! Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment brought the ...and more »
1/27/2018 5:31:18 PM
EngadgetA 'Westworld' mobile game is in the worksEngadgetHBO's version of Westworld seems tailor-made for a video game: it's a fully-realized robot theme park with plenty of opportunities for disaster. And sure enough, you're about to get one. In the wake of a teaser on the website of the show's fictitious ...
1/26/2018 3:48:29 PM
Mercedes-Benz readies 'hands on a hardbody' mobile game and Super Bowl contestMarketing DiveInstead of running a high-priced Super Bowl ad, Mercedes-Benz is going for an “ambush campaign” that seeks to engage viewers on mobile phones, which are as popular as TV among younger audiences measured by Nielsen. R/GA created the “Last Man Standing ...
Activision Blizzard, EA stocks rise after Credit Suisse predicts 'mobile game renaissance' - MarketWatch
1/26/2018 2:36:00 PM
Activision Blizzard, EA stocks rise after Credit Suisse predicts 'mobile game renaissance'MarketWatchShares of Activision Blizzard Inc. ATVI, +0.47% rose 0.6% in Friday morning trading, while shares of Electronic Arts Inc. EA, +0.17% gained 0.7%, after analysts at Credit Suisse wrote of "gearing up for the mobile game renaissance." The analysts, led ...and more »
1/25/2018 11:24:32 PM
SupChinaWhy Chinese youth are obsessing over a traveling frog in the mobile game Tabi KaeruSupChinaSimilar to its predecessor, Neko Atsume: Kitty Collector, a 2014 mobile game that allows players to use food and toys to attract stray cats and interact with them, there are a very limited number of things a player can actually do in Travel Frog. At ...
1/25/2018 8:01:21 PM
The Daily DotThis sadistic mobile game finds hilariously cruel ways to kill youThe Daily DotIt might look like a standard Mario-style platformer, but the mobile game TrapAdventure 2 wants you dead. Over and over again, this game will cut you down in surprising (and hilarious) ways. This shouldn't come as a surprise, really. Developer ...and more »
1/23/2018 4:59:25 PM
GamasutraRefine your mobile game-making skills at the GDC 2018 Mobile Summit!GamasutraAs the game industry prepares for the 2018 Game Developers Conference, organizers want to make sure you know about some of the great talks about the art and business of making mobile games that will be taking place during the event. Each of these talks ...
1/23/2018 10:30:52 AM
Japanese mobile game "Travel Frog" stars among ChineseXinhuaBEIJING, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- A Japanese mobile-game named Travel Frog has captured hearts of millions of Chinese mobile users. Travel Frog, developed by Japanese game company Hit-Point Co., Ltd., has become the most downloaded free app in the ...and more »
1/22/2018 4:56:27 PM
Pocket Gamer.BizLive ops experts on the best practices for keeping your mobile game alivePocket Gamer.BizAs part of Pocket Gamer Connects London 2018, PlayFab general manager for Europe Mark Val led a panel of developers in a discussion on live ops. Joining him were: GameSparks producer Paul Conway; Space Ape live operations director Andrew Munden; Sybo ...
1/19/2018 10:26:36 PM
CBC.caThis mobile game show is either the future of TV or a hellish dystopiaCBC.ca... scheduled TV viewing is almost dead, HQ is thriving. "One thing that HQ has done to try and counteract [that decline] is the fact that they send push notifications when their games are live," says Mike. That'll work for now, he says, "But there is ...
1/19/2018 4:09:19 PM
GamasutraChinese mobile game market sees consumer spending rise by 250% since 2015GamasutraThe value of the Chinese mobile game market has grown by 250 percent since 2015, with consumers in the region dropping around $11 billion on mobile titles during 2017. That figure comes from App Annie's 2017 Retrospective report, and means China is now ...and more »
1/18/2018 1:36:04 PM
Pocket Gamer.BizIndie attitudes to mobile game monetisationPocket Gamer.BizAt YoYo Games we are incredibly lucky to have such a vocal community made up of indie developers, students, educators and hobbyists, as well as established studios who use GameMaker Studio 2, the 2D development environment for mobile, desktop and ...