Amazon presents its GameCircle
In a bid to keep up and become strong in the market for ‘software’ for mobile, Amazon features the ‘Social Gaming‘ to the games that sell in your store with GameCircle for users of the Kindle Fire. The first game compatible with the social network is Temple Run game for both iPhone OS and Android.
Similar to GameCentre Apple, Amazon also includes a ‘social gaming’ for players to interact with each other, which so far left to the users of Amazon quite isolated with respect to the virtual world of Google (Google +) and Apple (Game Center). GameCircle is intended to be a social network in which the players share experiences, opinions, and above all, compete with each other through the Leaderboards. You can also view virtual achievements, the number of competitions won, ratings and awards. Players compete in a network and can add each other and record their victories, a very interesting fact about the platform’s most popular and expand its range of products for the tablets.
The first game that lands at Amazon with its own social space is Temple Run , in the version for both Android and for IOS. Temple Run is one of the best options that Amazon can bet to encourage interaction on its new website, it is run by the Aztec ruins to escape mutant monsters, while overcoming various obstacles. Additive and especially very competitive as you can see where our rivals fell or got through the game. This game Imangi Studios “is a great way to keep our fans involved, providing more opportunities to play the game, and an intuitive platform to connect with new players, “said Pastor Keith co-founder. Other titles that Amazon will soon be adapted into a virtual space itself are Doodle Jump , Tap Zoo and Rule the Kingdom. Amazon has already released the API ( application development interface) available for developers to adapt new games. “GameCircle gives developers the tools to build a dive, the most fun in the Kindle Fire, which ultimately will help developers to grow their business, “says Paul Ryder, vice president of applications, games and services.
Need for more devices and games
Amazon partly disadvantage compared to Apple. First by the limited supply of securities, which sources expect Amazon to flourish in number and participation in the coming months. In addition, ‘Social Gaming’ Apple has a greater social component, mainly because players can compete with a large number of devices iPod, iPhone and iPad, while Amazon currently only has the Kindle Fire. There would be little felt this investment if the U.S. distributor does not arise Amazon add another device to market, so the rumors about the launch of the new year-end smartphone intensify. seems that the giant strides being built with a new market which position its new smartphone, and also to strengthen their tablet Kindle Fire under more than acceptable to compete with Apple and Google , since Google has announced it also plans a web of ‘social gaming’ for Android.