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May 11, 2018

Nanaho Nishiyama

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In Japan, smartphone games that utilize IP are gaining popularity. On the one hand, this also means that meeting fan expectations can be a challenge. Gamegate shared their experiences developing the app, levaraging Amazon's catalog of existing Anime content, and using IP content.

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May 11, 2018

Emily Esposito Fulkerson

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In this eBook, Nathan pulls back the curtain on everything from game design to creative processes to tackling tough mechanics.

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May 10, 2018

Mike Hines

On May 8, we released a security update to Amazon GameOn. One of the developer requests we addressed in this update is to provide both a standard and an advanced security model.  

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May 08, 2018

Guest Blogger

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Object introspection (also called metadata or reflection) is a cool feature that gives users information about their objects and data types at run time. This means you can use information about an object in your favor to perform cool tricks.

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May 04, 2018

Lance Martinez

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We're bringing back Mobile Masters, an esports tournament where both casual and pro mobile game players compete side-by-side for a $100,000 prize pool.

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May 03, 2018

Guest Blogger

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Today, I would like to go over how to create effects in your games. We will be creating an effect object, controlling its behavior with a state machine, and using scripts to streamline the creation of these objects in game.

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May 02, 2018

Tess Selim

Join current GameOn developers and increase player LTV for your game. You can use our Amazon GameOn APIs for free until June 1, 2018! 

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May 02, 2018

Emily Esposito Fulkerson

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In total, mobile revenues will grow 25.5% year on year to reach $70.3 billion. This means that for the first time, more than half of all game revenues will come from the mobile segment. 

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May 01, 2018

Shweta Kapil

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In this blog post, we’ll introduce you to the Media Session API to enable voice control on media apps on Fire TV. With MediaSession, your customers can play, pause, skip forward, or rewind content with their voice.

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April 26, 2018

Juston Western

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If you’re an app developer interested in making sure your users are aware of the best content and that they will stay highly engaged, read below for my tips on how to leverage the “Recommended by Your Apps” row on Fire TV.

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April 24, 2018

Guest Blogger

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Each new game release features even more realistic graphics and incredible detail, but there’s also a resurgence of low-poly art and flat design. What are the advantages and disadvantages of using this style? Let’s dive right in!

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April 23, 2018

Tess Selim

 

You've got your GameOn API key, what's next? A good way to work with the GameOn REST API is to use Postman.

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April 20, 2018

Emily Esposito Fulkerson

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In this eBook, we’ll explore esports, competitive mobile gaming, and how they can benefit you.

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April 18, 2018

Emily Esposito Fulkerson

Tosh_FTVE_LogoLockUp_White.jpgToday, we're excited to announce a multi-year collaboration with Best Buy to bring the next generation of Fire TV Edition smart TVs to customers in the United States and Canada.

 

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April 13, 2018

Chris Foley

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This article is intended as a brief overview and explanation of the Amazon GameOn API keys, which should be helpful as you go through the GameOn documentation and plan your technical integration.

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