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Tinder and Epic are Bypassing Google’s Walled Garden — Who’s next?

Posted Jul 23, 2019

Google and Apple are currently taking 15%-30% of non-ad revenue from developers. While Android has always been seen as a more open ecosystem than iOS, Google’s own “walled garden” has become too constricting for some big developers. Since Android doesn’t require apps to be installed through the Play Store to run, these companies are trying…

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Publisher Spotlight: Epic Games

Posted May 25, 2018

For many of the most hardcore console and PC gamers, Epic Games needs no introduction. For the mobile crowd, they might be best known for the Infinity Blade franchise. With its recent success in porting runaway battle royale success Fortnite to mobile, Epic Games’ position in the mobile marketplace is showing no signs of slowing. Founded…

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Mobile Monday: Experiences Hatched in the Cloud

Posted Jan 22, 2018

In this edition of Mobile Monday, we are exploring what Epic’s acquisition of Cloudgine will mean for both mobile game publishers and their users, as well as what Hatch’s expansion means for app discovery. Epic Acquires Cloudgine For years, Cloudgine has based its research and development of cloud processing solutions around Unreal Engine 4, a…

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Publisher Spotlight: Epic Games

Posted Jun 16, 2017

For many of the most hardcore console and PC gamers, Epic Games needs no introduction. For the mobile crowd, they might be best known for the Infinity Blade franchise. This year though, the company has huge plans for mobile with the introduction of Battle Breakers, a cross-platform PC and mobile strategy title inspired by anime…

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Mobile Monday: Unreal, Streaming & SGN

Posted Jul 27, 2015

From next generation graphics on mobile to mobile game streaming and a new mobile game partnership, in this edition of Mobile Monday, we are taking a look at how Epic Games is leveraging Unreal Engine 4, what the latest Kamcord update means for mobile broadcasting, and what’s next for SGN. Epic Games Utilizes Unreal Engine…

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