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In an example of how mobile and social are disrupting traditional packaging design strategies, General Mills' Wheaties is letting mobile consumers choose the next athlete to appear on the cereal brand's packaging by logging workouts on MapMyFitness, a social network for fitness … Disney's expansion of a top-ranked Japanese mobile puzzle application worldwide underscores the entertainment conglomerate's embrace of social gaming to engage mass audiences.
… always mean it has co-op that was part of the design decisions from day one. This month in Indie-Ana Co-Op, lead designer /founder of Mount Olympus Games , Lyle Cox, shares his vision and design philosophy with us for Together: Amna & Saif. … The way they removed all competitive elements from the game made it one of the most enjoyable social gaming experiences I ever had. After a year and a half of working at nights prototyping different ideas including an
No Doritos, no Twizzlers, no Mountain Dew. What kind of game studio is this? In many ways, social gaming startup KANO/APPS is a poster child for Victoria's burgeoning technology industry. Created by a quartet of University
It's not that multiplayer games are becoming more popular — all of the above games are primarily designed to be single player — it's that they're trying to force social gaming elements into every game . Pop in Watch Dogs and
The gaming industry is almost well placed in that – particularly with online and social gaming – the companies already keep a vast amount of data on gamers. The challenge remains to make use of this data in … These concise, takeaway-oriented summaries are designed for both – people who attended the summit but would like to re-visit the key talks for a deeper understanding and people who could not attend the summit. As you go through it, for any session that you
MoDAT: Designing the Market of DATa – Workshop Report … The gaming industry is almost well placed in that – particularly with online and social gaming – the companies already keep a vast amount of data on gamers.
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Gaming Analytics Summit 2014: Day 1 Highlights – KDnuggets
The once-hot social gaming company said that Mr. Pincus decided to give up all operational responsibilities, though he will remain Zynga's chairman and largest shareholder. … Founded in 2007, the company became the hottest of a new breed of game start-ups. Before anyone else, Mr. Pincus figured out how to use the exploding growth of Facebook to create games that spread like wildfire across the social network. For a time, Zynga pumped out hit after hit, like
Hibernum is a creator and developer of unique gaming experiences that combine the latest in social gaming , top quality visuals and animations, and cutting edge design . They switched from a relational database to Riak due
You will be entrenched in the full life cycle of new products including ideation, design , development and release. Imagine a career with an organization that brings leading technologies to the world of mobile- social gaming ,
I'd like to point you to this thought provoking post on social gaming on designer site Gamesbrief. It is about computer games , but I think the golden question is: can miniature and board game companies use these same