Archives For June 2012

A little self promotion, but hey, it’s my blog. FiveOneNine’s first iPad/iPhone game just launched and is available in the AppStore. Please take a look at Political Rampage .

As a follow up to my post on Friday (Social Game Opportunities in Africa), here’s a link to great piece on TechCrunch about how most Africans will have Smartphones within five years.

This is a topic I did not expect to be writing about but a recent article in The Economist got me thinking about opportunities for social game companies in Africa. To be perfectly open, this is not a region I have focused on professionally since the late 1980s and I have no first-hand experience with monetization opportunities there. That said, I am going to be exploring the region further and think it may hold potential.

Here are the reasons I am giving Africa a look and ones you may want to consider:

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