EverdreamSoft lets players ‘blockchainize’ their in-game assets, giving them true ownership

EverdreamSoft lets players ‘blockchainize’ their in-game assets, giving them true ownership

Swiss gaming company EverdreamSoft, creator of Spells of Genesis – one of the first games to integrate the blockchain – and crypto currency BitCrystals, has added a “blockchainization” feature in the game. Blockchainization allows players to transform their in-game assets into standalone, trade-able blockchain assets. The new blockchanization feature will go live on December 6th, […]

Mobile gaming shows huge growth in APAC according to figures released by eMarketer and AppsFlyer

Mobile gaming shows huge growth in APAC according to figures released by eMarketer and AppsFlyer

Mobile gaming is increasingly becoming an important option for marketers in Asia Pacific when planning for their campaigns, after studies from eMarketer and AppsFlyer showed extremely robust growth in revenues and growth in audiences. AppsFlyer released its latest gaming app findings in its “The State of Gaming App Marketing” study that analysed 40 countries, 1,300 […]

The Cost of Acquiring a Mobile App User

The Cost of Acquiring a Mobile App User

Getting a first-time user to install an app isn’t easy. And getting that user to make a purchase within the app is even harder—and a lot costlier. In fact, mobile app marketing and retargeting company Liftoff analyzed user data for a year, and found that the average cost to acquire a user who makes a purchase via […]

IronSource launches ‘world’s first’ gaming AR ads

IronSource launches ‘world’s first’ gaming AR ads

In-app video advertising platform IronSource has launched the ‘world’s first’ AR ads for games, after harnessing the power of Apple’s ARKit to develop the ads while it was still in beta. The ads are designed and produced entirely in-house by IronSource’s Playworks studio, which is focuses on the creation of playable and interactive ads designed around 3D […]

Advrty releases an immersive advertising platform for virtual reality

Advrty releases an immersive advertising platform for virtual reality

Ad tech company Advrty introduced the beta release of their patent pending VR platform for native advertising. The company makes immersive ads seamlessly integrated into three-dimensional worlds of VR games and applications. The platform enables advertisers and brands to meet their consumers in new and innovative, context-driven experiences. The technology will be presented at Pocket […]

Legoland extends the park experience with educational, road-trip-friendly GPS for kids

Legoland extends the park experience with educational, road-trip-friendly GPS for kids

Legoland has launched what it calls a location-based GPS adventure for kids in order to keep the whole car happy on road trips to Legoland in Winter Haven, Florida this spring and summer – and beyond. The interactive theme park for kids developed the experience, Quest to Legoland, in conjunction with Google and marketing and […]

Ogilvy Australia Unleashes Freeze Frenzy Snapchat Game for KFC

Ogilvy Australia Unleashes Freeze Frenzy Snapchat Game for KFC

KFC has launched an Australian-first Snapchat game via Ogilvy showcasing KFC’s Freeze drink. The bespoke game, entitled Freeze Frenzy, is available in both Snapchat Discover and user stories, and forms part of KFC’s overall Freeze campaign. The game sits alongside digital and social content, TV and OOH. Shaun Branagan, group creative director, Ogilvy Sydney said: […]

Big Mouth Strikes Again For Ted Baker 2017 Valentine’s Day Campaign

Big Mouth Strikes Again For Ted Baker 2017 Valentine’s Day Campaign

[KGVID]http://www.marcomm.news/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Ted-Baker-Promo-Video_Short.mp4[/KGVID] Leading fashion and lifestyle brand Ted Baker have teamed with digital creative agency SMACK for a fourth year running, to launch their annual digital Valentine’s Day campaign. The creative studio was commissioned to create a digital activation to complement Ted Baker’s 2017 Valentine’s Day campaign, Love Bites. SMACK have developed a desktop and mobile […]

Facebook Launches Messenger Gaming Experience

Facebook Launches Messenger Gaming Experience

Facebook has launched a HTML5 cross-platform gaming experience on Messenger and the news feed, for both mobile and web. The experience allows Facebook users to discover, share and play games without having to install new apps. Games include classic titles such as Pac-Man, Space Invaders, Galaga and Track & Field 100M. “We are excited to […]