There was a lot of chat about independent development this week.We talked indie successes in our making of Crossy Road feature and our coverage of Psych's 1 million download milestone, as well as getting our Indie Mavens to tackle the question of transparency and finances.In other news, the partnerships between western and eastern companies continues to come thick and fast, with Kunlun bringing a bespoke Angry Birds to China while LA-based Firefly Games raised $8 million investment to bring Chinese games westward.Industry voicesWe visited the new London office of Hutch Games, before giving the team the studio profile treatment.We chatted with indie duo Hipster Whale about the making of its impressive debut, Crossy Road.This week, our Indie Mavens were asked to discuss the topic of financial openness - should indie game developers talk more openly about where their money comes from?KooPee Hiltunen, director of Neogames Finland Association and guest columnist, wrote a piece about the continuing importance of game jams and hobbyists in moving things forward despite Finland's games industry skyrocketing.Storm8 CEO Perry Tam talked to us about his long-term vision for the company, and his unusual approach of betting big on network rather than putting all eggs in one gaming basket.EventsThe London-bound F2P Summit 2015 unveiled speakers from Bossa Studios and Monsters and Monsters for the March event.Estonian dev conference GameDev Days announced speakers from Google, Apple, Microsoft, and others.Discovery, user acquisition, retention, and monetisationWe updated our ongoing Soft Launch feature, which covers the 13 best mobile games undergoing fine-tuning prior to their full release.Our Monetizer Mavens chewed over Kabam's choice of LTV over ARPDAU - does it signal a wider shift in terms of engagement versus monetisation within the F2P industry?Apple introduced a promotional banner on the App Store championing premium games.Our Chart of the Week showed that Zynga's in-game ads earned the firm $153 million in revenue last year.We covered App Annie's findings that Boom Beach now sits in the top 10 for combined global revenue across iOS and Google Play.Research firm Newzoo predicted that, fuelled by the enthusiasm for mobile gaming in China and the east, mobile game sales will overtake console in 2015.In impressive news for a one-man indie project, we covered the story that Christian Baumgartner's Psych hit a million iOS downloads in just a fortnight.Mobile ad platform InMobi has partnered with Starcom MediaVest to drive Europe-first advertising campaigns.Tools & platformsTag Games announced an office space expansion to accommodate new hires, following the firm's move into the tools business with ChilliWorks.DeltaDNA released Go, an analytics service which takes the bold step of being completely free and unlimitedWe spoke to DeNA about Protocol Zero, a 3D stealth game that presents the company's first foray into VR gaming.Epic revealed its grant system for devs using Unreal Engine 4, open to anyone with a working protoptype. Individual payouts range from $5,000 to $50,000.Upsight Marketing has claimed that its new platform simplifies real-time analytics.Funding, deals, acquisitions and personnelYoYo Games CEO Sandy Duncan has stepped down, after a $16 million Playtech deal.Execs from Seattle-based Z2Live have departed the firm to launch Mobile Game Partners, a consultancy outfit teaching others how to make and operate free-to-play games.Rovio has struck a partnership deal with Beijing-based Kunlun, who will be releasing a bespoke version of Angry Birds for the Chinese market.Firefly Games' funding round saw the LA-based company raise $8 million to bring the best of Chinese mobile games to the US.Sega Networks doubled down on mobile as it bought Demiurge Studios, as well as investing in both Space Ape and Digital Artists.Tung Nguyen-Khac has been brought in as new CEO for troubled Spil Games.Tencent, looking to expand its European presence, now owns a majority stake in Switzerland-based Miniclip following a major investment.We spoke to Animoca Brands CEO Robby Yung following the firm's partnership with OurPalm, which will see Doraemon Gadget Rush published to the massive Chinese Android market.
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1、Publisher The Label has announced submissions are now open for their annual Indie Showdown competition, with entries being accepted until February 19th. This will be the sixth time the competition, which aims to celebrate the best upcoming mobile games, has been held.The winner will net themselves $10,000 alongside having their game seen by industry veterans. Each of the entries will be judged on the different aspects of making a game including design, technical, visual and audio accomplishments.Previous winners of the competition include Levelhead by Butterscotch Shenanigans, What the Golf? by Triband, Mushroom 11 by Untame, Tiny Bubbles by Pine Street Codeworks, Old Man’s Journey by Broken Rules, and Bring You Home by Alike Studios.Discussing the contest, Mike Ouye, VP and General Manager, The Label said: “This is our sixth annual Indie Showdown and we’re excited to see what undiscovered games capture the judges’ attention and eventually land on the top charts. While the year is just getting underway, there’s a lot to look forward to in 2021 when it comes to mobile games!”The panel of judges will include Tim Garbos, Creative Director on What the Golf?! alongside Itay Keren (Mushroom 11) and Joshua Babich, The Label's Director of Product. If you're an indie dev and want to get involved you can find a full list of rules over on The Label's website.Calling all indie developers! Indie Showdown 2021 is now OPEN! Submit your game for a chance to win the $10,000 grand prize: https://t.co/Hq5CoUY62a Excited to have @itayke and @timgarbos on our panel of expert judges!— THE LABEL ???? (@TheLabelgames) January 5, 2021Among the rules, it's stated that entrants must own 75% of the IP whilst their game must not be launched worldwide just yet. Additionally, the developer must not have a publisher or signed a publishing agreement and the game must be playable on mobile devices.The top 10 games will then be unveiled on March 10th and the winners shortly after. First place will be given $10,000 whilst second and third will get $5000 and $2000 respectively.Interested in other excellent upcoming games? Here are some of the best currently available in soft-launchHappy Thanksgiving to our American friends. To say I'm not jealous of your delicious dinners would be a total lie, but then I am always hungry so that's hardly surprising.I guess to ease the pain I'll just have to pull my socks off and find comfort in these awesome new releases this week, and dry my tears with my phone.Wait, on second thought, maybe that's not such a great idea...iOS/AndroidAnimal Crossing: Pocket CampPublisher: NintendoPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: F2PMake pals with anthropomorphic beings and get to work managing your own campsite in this somewhat 'lite' version of the popular series.Far from NoisePublisher: George BatchelorPlatform: iOSPrice: £2.99/$2.99Use dialogue to your advantage in this gorgeous, narrative title and get ready to discover your reason for existing and your relationship with the world.The Inner World - The Last Wind MonkPublisher: Headup GamesPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: £4.99/$4.99Get your hands on the stunning point-and-click sequel to The Inner World, work with Robert, Laura, and Peck to bring down the evil Emil, and help save the world.Legacy 2 - The Ancient CursePublisher: David Adrian/No Signal ProductionsPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: £1.99/$1.99, or cheaperGet involved in this direct sequel to Legacy - The Lost Pyramid. Explore an ancient pyramid, work through all sorts of devious puzzles, and try to track down your missing brother.LetteralPublisher: Philipp SchloesserPlatform: iOSPrice: F2PDuel your opponents (from all over the world) in this thought-provoking word game. Only the very best strategy will bring you out on top.Love Story: Dating GamePublisher: Fat Lion GamesPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: F2PUnlike your usual dating sim with various dialogue options, you'll have to woo your potential boyfriend with your epic mini games skills this time around. If he's the one, then you've still got the rest of your life to get through first.Minion Shooter: Smash AnarchyPublisher: Henrik HakobyanPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: F2PDo what we'd all do in the same situation and protect the world's last remaining coffee plant from alien foes. Armed with a fruit-shooting cannon and 100 levels to work through, you'd best not get distracted by all of the bright colours and cute character designs.Pro Strategy Football 2018Publisher: Pro Strategy GamesPlatform: iOSPrice: £4.99/$4.99Coach, manage, and guide players and teams in this stylish American Football sim with lengthy, detailed careers and more realistic settings (such as injury, penalties, etc).PukkPublisher: Itatake.comPlatform: iOSPrice: F2PPukk is a simple but interestingly designed runner where you'll control a treasure-hunting head that glides on the frozen rivers of Sweden. With lots of gold to collect and tons of obstacles to get around, it won't be as easy as you think.Puzzle FighterPublisher: CAPCOMPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: F2PAssemble a team of legendary fighters from your favourite Capcom games in this challenging real-time battler. Build your team carefully by checking their skills and fight your way to the top of the leaderboards.Sonic the Hedgehog 2Publisher: SEGAPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: F2PDo I really need to introduce Sonic 2 to you? It's only the best instalment of the speedy, blue hedgehog's franchise. Take on Dr. Eggman once again with your pals, Tails and Knuckles, and stop his evil deeds.Talking Tom PoolPublisher: Outfit7 LimitedPlatform: iOS/AndroidPrice: F2PTalking Tom Pool takes the familiar kitty character and sticks him in a brand new puzzler. A bit like an off-centre match-three, you've got to match pool floaties, and then build up your ideal water park.World War HeroesPublisher: Game development Ltd.Platform: iOSPrice: F2PTake on people around the globe in the WWII shooter. With seven battlefields to fight on, four vehicle varieties, 57 weapons types, and several game modes you can tuck into, including Deathmatch, Hardcore, and more, you'd better bring your A-game.Nintendo Switch/3DSDead SynchronicityPublisher: Badland GamesPlatform SwitchPrice: £13.49/$14.99Follow the man without a past, Michael, as he searches for his true identity and tries to decode the two events which brought Earth close to total collapse: a series of natural disasters and a dreadful pandemic.Mantis Burn RacingPublisher: VooFoo StudiosPlatform: SwitchPrice: £14.99/$19.99Have fun with this modern, top-down, arcade racing game and run through five unique vehicle classes, an 11-season career, 150 events, and 13 event types. There's also a split screen multiplayer mode, and an RPG-like upgrade system to keep your rides fresh.River City: Rival ShowdownPublisher: NatsumePlatform: 3DSPrice: £26.99/$29.99Once night after Kunio is attacked by an odd group and Riki's girlfriend disappears, it looks like there's another mystery to crack with the River City crew.Worms W.M.D.Publisher: Team17 DigitalPlatform: SwitchPrice: £19.99/$29.99Feels the full power of your epic arsenal of weapons, crafting, vehicles, and buildings in the biggest title in the PvP combat series to date. Plus, in the Switch version you've got a new theme and new mushroom/tree forts. I say!
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