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5 Key Takeaways From Our H1 2019 Mobile Benchmarks Report

Our most recent report is out, now with 1.2 billion monthly players and nearly 100K mobile games studied. Read on to find out what the top 5 takeaways were for H1 2019...

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Development & design

Homa Games Spotlight – Taking Your Game From Good To Great

We talk to Vincent Hart de Keating, Co-Founder & Managing Director of Homa Games, to find out the steps they took when improving their now biggest hit, Tiny Cars.

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Appointment Mechanics – How to Keep Your Players in Game

Our friends at GameRefinery turn their attention to appointment mechanics: a new set of tools that can get your players revisiting your game.

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Analytics tips

Hyper-Casual Gaming: The Latest Stats and Trends You Need to Know

Casual games are becoming all the more popular on the app stores, but how do they truly compare to the more established genres? We answer just that.

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Guest posts

Genres, Brands and Features: All You Need to Know About the Chinese Mobile Games Market

From brands, genres, and feature trends, our friends at GameRefinery have used their data to demystify the Chinese mobile games market.

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Industry reports

5 Key Lessons To Boost Retention And Increase Engagement

Using data from our latest industry report, we reveal the key lessons in keeping your games' retention and engagement healthy.

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Guest posts

Match3 Games – Meta Layers And Matching Types

In this blog post, GameRefinery reviews two major aspects of Match3 games - the various types of matching types and their popularity, as well as digging into the recent rise and of meta-game aspects.

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Guest posts

What Types of Western Games Find Success in China?

Using their brand-new genre taxonomy, GameRefinery digs deep into the Chinese market. And after inputting all the Western top 500 grossing games in November 2018, they shed a light on what they found...

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Industry reports

We Studied 3+ Billion Mobile Gamers – Here Are 5 Things You Should Know

We share 5 key findings from our latest industry analysis, with data from more than 60K mobile games and 3 billion players around the world.

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