Welcome to our second monthly Miniclip Roundup! Get ready for all the latest info on our new games, videos, and all things Miniclip. Don’t forget, this is your chance to get involved and ask us whatever’s on your mind in the Comments section. What a busy few weeks it’s been – here’s what’s been happening on the site and with the team.
We’re very proud to have been nominated for Best Website at this year’s BAFTA Children’s Awards! And you, yes YOU, can vote for us right here.
Hi and welcome to the first Miniclip Roundup! In these blog posts, we’ll bring you a look at our hottest games this month, plus news, videos, cool stuff that you’ve made, plus what’s been going on in the Miniclip offices. It’s your chance to get a look inside the inner workings of Miniclip, and also ask us anything that’s on your mind – get involved in the Comments section below!
Let’s start with some of our favourite games of this month.
“So, I’ve got this friend… he’s an amateur triathlete and he’s just qualified for a place at the World Ironman Championships in Hawaii, where he has to run 26.2 miles (42km), then swim 2.4 miles (4km) and finish with a 112 mile (180km) cycle! But he’s got to raise some cash to get there. Any chance Miniclip can help him?”
This was pretty much how it all started a few months back, when we embarked on our sponsorship of Raphael Vorpe, a 30-year-old triathlete from the Bernese Jura region of Switzerland.
“What’s that? Judge a selection of super-intelligent Swiss indie games, you say? Well, if you insist…” Last week, we took part in the Swiss Games 2012/2013 Awards, as part of […]
When we saw the hashtag #128CharGame on Twitter, we had to get involved. The challenge, started by game designer Zach Gage, was to design a game prototype where the rules can be written out in 128 characters or less. There were tons of great ideas tweeted, so we decided to give five of them a playtest!