Release Notes: Offline Mode, Custom Brainboxes And Much More In Buildbox 3.3.7

By | Buildbox, Buildbox Notes

We’ve just released Buildbox 3.3.7! With this latest update, our team focused on bringing one of our most requested features to the software, improving overall functionality, and squashing those annoying bugs. We’re super excited to show you what’s new! Here’s a quick rundown of some of the biggest new features plus the full changelog available below …

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Celebrating Black History Month

By | Buildbox

Black History Month is a time in the year where the nation recognizes the contributions that Black people and culture have made throughout history. It’s a time to celebrate those in the Black community that have paved the way with their amazing achievements to show younger generations that they too can make their mark on history. Historically speaking, the tech and gaming space has struggled …

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Buildbox Game Spotlight: Hop Ice Ball 3D Game

By | Buildbox, Game Showcase

This week’s spotlight is Hop Ice Ball 3D Game by Codemire. It’s a soothing anxiety relief game that’s perfect for those times when you need a breather. Available for both iOS and Google Play, this built with Buildbox calming casual clicker game has been dominating the music game charts, earning a spot in the music games Top 20 in the app store. Hop Ice Ball 3D has also been featured in the app store music category in over a dozen different countries, including the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, Japan, China, and Spain. So, let’s …

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Buildbox Game Spotlight: Dangle Dash

By | Buildbox, Game Showcase

This week’s game spotlight is Dangle Dash by Astro Hound Studios. It’s a fun new way to play Hockey on-the-go. Available for both iOS and Android, this built with Buildbox game has been climbing the charts. It was ranked #1 in Top Free Games on the app store in Canada. Dangle Dash has also been featured in the app store in sports and arcade categories in multiple countries, including Japan, Germany, France, Australia, Russia, and the Philippines. So, let’s take a closer look at Astro Hound Studios’ Dangle Dash! 

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Buildbox Game Spotlight: Tomeo and Duliet

By | Buildbox, Game Showcase

Tomeo and Duliet by MMeGames is this week’s game spotlight. This fun casual game combines Angry Birds’ gameplay mechanics with a cool sketch art style for a one-of-a-kind arcade experience. Built with Buildbox 3, it’s already been featured in both the arcade and strategy categories in charts spanning the globe, including countries like Australia, Russia, Canada, Spain, and the Netherlands. So let’s take a …

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Buildbox Game Spotlight: Mad Cars

By | Buildbox, Game Showcase

This week’s game spotlight is Mad Cars by Tap Men Games. Built with Buildbox 3, it’s a super fun 3D racing game that pushes players to their limits with an insane obstacle course. Although just released, it’s already climbing the charts ranking Top 100 in the racing category in over 50 countries worldwide. Mad Cars was also featured in the ‘Best New Games’ category in the U.S. app store this week. So, let’s take a closer look at Tap Men Games’ Mad Cars! 

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Marketability Testing 101

By | Game Marketing, Guest Post

For mobile game developers, marketability is the most important test of a new game concept. The goal is to determine whether or not the market is interested in your product before you invest in full development and global launch. With the app stores highly saturated, among a sea of competition, it is crucial for developers to not only make a good game but to make a marketable game. It is this – marketability …

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Boxnation Podcast Episode 4: Ad Monetization Best Practices With ironSource

By | Buildbox

In this fourth episode, Justin Norman, ironSource Director of Product Strategy, shares his top tips for ad monetization success using ironSource. He discusses the different types of ad units that you can use. Also, the best practices for ad placements and why reward videos work so well. In this talk, you’ll learn how creators just like you can improve their app retention to boost earnings too …

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Kwalee’s Tips and Tricks for Creators: Advert Creatives on Facebook

By | Buildbox, Guest Post

In the world of hypercasual getting the adverts right is a huge key to success, and it’s why we have a dedicated creative team to make our ads here at Kwalee. We want to share some of our knowledge with you to help you get your ad creative right and get more people playing your games! So what makes a brilliant advert? First off, let’s get technical. In most cases, your ads are going to be watched by someone …

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Buildbox Game Spotlight: Puzzling Peaks EXE

By | Buildbox, Game Showcase

It’s time for another game spotlight! This week’s pick is Puzzling Peaks EXE by AppSir Inc. This thrilling physics-based puzzle game has a spooky twist and over 100 challenges designed to keep you guessing. Built with Buildbox and no-code, it’s been featured in the ‘New Games We Love’ section in the app store and the puzzle and adventure categories in multiple countries worldwide. It’s also ranked in …

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