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It's not just a contest!

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It's your personal success academy - In this contest we will make our best effort to guide you through the various steps of the contest by providing you with tips & tricks, webinars and game reviews that will help you in your game creation, as well as marketing techniques from our experienced team of experts. 

read more on rules page

Judges

Here's who's going to be judging

    • Google
    • PocketGamer
    • Appolicious
    • Vodafone
    • MoMinis

Industry experts are going to be helping us make the calls. Your work will be seen by them all. 

Prizes

Everyone Wins:

  • Every qualifying game will get launched on PlayScape and exposed to its 40+ million users.
  • During the contest you will also have access to our team of experts for tips & tricks, along with other resources.

  • 1st Prize Wins:
  • $10,000 cash prize.
  • $40,000 funding for the establishment of your own game studio.
  • $50,000 credit towards marketing campaign.
  • Free promotion on PlayScape Platform with exposure to its 40+ million users worldwide.
  • Even more exposure via PocketGamer and PlayScape media channels.
  • Ongoing game optimization using PlayScapesunique in-game analytics system, PlayScape CenterTM.

 

  • 10 Runner-Ups:

Beyond the exposure on PlayScape and to all the industry honchos, 10 runner-ups will each receive a Google Tablet.

Eligibility

If you are an independent game developer or a game studio, you're eligible to participate in GameCast Contest 2012. You'll need to use The PlayScape Studio to develop your entry, which will make you eligible to win cash prizes as well as distribution deals and mobile devices. The PlayScape GameCast Contest 2012 is co-sponsored by PocketGamer. For additional information please refer to the rules page.

Contest Themes

It's all good — you pick! You don't need to limit yourself to anything. But if you're looking for some sort of guidelines, here are the main categories we are interested in:

    • Action & Adventure
    • Classics & Arcade
    • Puzzle & Strategy

GameCast Contest Winners

We are happy to announce the winners of the GameCast Contest 2012:

Pinokl studio with the Fruits Story game!

This great game was chosen unanimously by our experienced content team and the honorable panel of judges.

In this opportunity, we would like to thank everyone who participated in this year's contest, it has been a pleasure to review so many great games with real market potential – yours included.

Congratulations!


GameCast Contest Finalists

The time has come to announce the GameCast Contest finalists.

The response has been excellent. And it has been a pleasure to review so many great games with real market potential – yours included.

Out of the many games submitted, we've selected five finalists. These are the games that impressed us the most and have the greatest chance to succeed in the market as submitted.

Here is a list of the finalists:

  1. Pinokl Games
  2. Eduardo Medvedovski
  3. Adry Giralt
  4. Jaroslav Groman
  5. Jason Falcus

 

Congratulations to you all!

Want In? Here's What You Do

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Registration & Download

October 24th, 2012

  • Register now. Click here and complete the form. You’ll be sent an email confirmation.
  • Download The PlayScape Studio. Discover a fast and easy way to develop 2D mobile games.
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Submit Your Concept

By December 24th, 2012

  • Give us an idea of what you're planning: send a video to gamecastcontest@playscape.com
  • You’ll need to creatively explain the game’s concept or just show us the game in action if you’re already there.
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Final Game Submission

March 07th, 2013

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Finalists Announced

March 11 th, 2013

  • We'll be announcing the finalists. If you're one of them, we'll give you a call. The list will be posted here as well.
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WINNERS ANNOUNCED

April 15th, 2013

  • The day has come! We'll announce the big winner and the 10 runner-ups. If you're on the list, we'll let you know right away.