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Using Music As A Core Mechanic: Insights from Amanotes

In this post, music gaming industry specialists, Amanotes, have shared their key steps and top tips that every developer should know when creating music mobile games.

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4 Steps When Using Music To Support Game Narrative

Music in games really can enhance a players experience, when done right. But where do you start? Don’t worry – we've put together 4 key steps that any developer should follow.

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A Voodoo Guide To Game Design: Keep Things Simple

In this post, Publishing Manager at Voodoo, Corentin Selz, talks about just how exactly they keep their games simple, and why this is so important for hyper-casual titles.

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Popularity Of Mobile Game Art Styles And Genres – Data Breakdown

In this post, GameRefinery takes a deep dive into which game art styles and genres are rocking the US, Chinese and Japanese markets, all while using data from their platform.

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7 Incredible Game Design Examples And Why They Work

From Colour Switch to Broken Age - we identify the top games with beautiful design, and what you need to look out for when creating your own.

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Our 9 Sound Design Tips to Improve your Game’s Audio

We barely touched on sound, yet it’s an important part of the game’s experience: It gives cues to the player…

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The 9 Do’s and Don’ts of Game Trailers

First impressions are everything, so optimising your game trailer is all-important. Here are some tips on what you should do - and not do - to provide a sizzle reel that'll have your audience salivating.

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3 Simple Steps To Improve Your Game’s Graphics

We cover some lesser-known trails to improve your game’s visuals and better understand the job of your artist and how to communicate efficiently with them.

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10 Tips For A Great First Time User Experience (FTUE) In F2P Games

In order to engage users, game developers should focus on the first time user experience. The following tips will help measure and improve the first time user experience in your F2P game.

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