Launch of Wolfenstein II with AKQA and Bethesda Softworks

Launch of Wolfenstein II with AKQA and Bethesda Softworks

AKQA developed a creative strategy to capture the unique in-game world of a Nazi-occupied 1960s America through Nazified pop culture. led the design and production of the game’s identity, including logo, key art, packaging, and supplementary art, as well as the entire Collector’s Edition of the game centered around our Elite Hans concept.  The game […]

McDonald’s and DDB Group Hong Kong Challenge Customers To Steal Pure Gold Chicken Mcnuggets

McDonald’s and DDB Group Hong Kong Challenge Customers To Steal Pure Gold Chicken Mcnuggets

McDonald’s, in partnership with DDB Group Hong Kong, have created a box of six 24-carat gold Chicken McNuggets for customers to try to steal. In order to re-ignite people’s excitement for Hong Kong’s most iconic chicken treat, award-winning creative agency DDB Group Hong Kong has brought back McDonald’s infamous nugget-sauce stealing character, Jack the Dipper. […]

Mobile Game Developers Turn To ‘Rewarded Ads’

Mobile Game Developers Turn To ‘Rewarded Ads’

Mobile game developers are increasingly implementing “rewarded ads” that players can view while playing in exchange for in-game prizes, The Wall Street Journal reports. This comes amid a big upswing in advertising in games — 78% of the 50 highest-grossing gaming apps in the US featured ads in the first half of this year, compared with 45% in 2016. Candy Crush […]

Facebook tops new Indonesia Performance Index by AppsFlyer

Facebook tops new Indonesia Performance Index by AppsFlyer

AppsFlyer, a mobile attribution and measurement company, has launched its Indonesia Performance Index and finds Facebook ranking first across the board. The Index is spilt between two categories of gaming and non-gaming, further segmented into Android and iOS. The methodology calculates non-organic and organic retention rates over a 30-day period, dividing the active users in a […]

GTB Brazil and Ford Transform Instagram Stories into an Interactive Game

GTB Brazil and Ford Transform Instagram Stories into an Interactive Game

Learning about fuel economy, autonomous technology and engine power just became fun with this nifty experience built inside of Instagram. Ford Brazil has launched a game on its profile (@fordbrasil) titled ‘Ford Finger Drive’. Without using any kind of programming, the game utilises the functions Instagram Stories already have (like tapping the screen to move […]

Zemeho Selects Triton Digital’s a2x for Monetization of Digital Audio Ad Inventory

Zemeho Selects Triton Digital’s a2x for Monetization of Digital Audio Ad Inventory

Triton Digital, a leading technology provider for the audio industry, announced that Zemeho, the Finland-based creator of music streaming plugin [valinta] for online games and applications has joined a2x, Triton’s premiere programmatic audio advertising exchange. This partnership enables the programmatic purchase of digital audio advertising inventory within streaming music in online mobile games and applications […]

Pubs and restaurants pay £100 a day to be Pokemon Go destinations in bid to lure gamers through their doors

Pubs and restaurants pay £100 a day to be Pokemon Go destinations in bid to lure gamers through their doors

Pubs and restaurants across the UK are paying to become Pokemon Go destinations in a bid to lure gamers through their doors. Business forking out £100 a day for virtual creatures to be found on their premises are reaping the rewards of the trade dubbed ‘Pokémonomics’. London burger restaurant Maxwell‘s said its revenues have risen […]

App ad revenue surpasses mobile web in APAC

App ad revenue surpasses mobile web in APAC

Mobile apps are driving mobile advertising in APAC, according to the Opera Mediaworks mobile marketing report 2016, and significantly more in Singapore and Thailand. According to the report, mobile ad revenue from apps was higher than mobile web in almost all APAC markets, with Singapore and Thailand over indexing on in-app investments by almost 13 […]