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Trick or Treat Games

Halloween is the perfect time for ghost stories, horror movies, and creepy games – and at Miniclip, we’ve got plenty for you to get your fangs into. In fact, we love Halloween so much that we’ve created a special set of awards for you to win, with our top 10 Trick or Treat games! If you can crack all 10 achievements, a very shiny Trick or Treat Super Award will be yours…

So turn off the lights, settle in, and get ready to play… if you dare.

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Miniclip Roundup #1

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.

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Ironman 2013: Miniclip Sponsors Triathlete

“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.

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8 Ball Pool Community Update #6

Hi and welcome to your monthly update from the 8 Ball Pool team! We’ve got a huge amount of news for you, plus a ton of player-created 8 Ball artwork that we’ve received this month from the community – check out some of our favourites down the side and in the gallery below.

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Miniclip Tech Blog: Transitioning to a DevOps Culture

Miniclip today has over 100 million players every month, our game library extending beyond 800 titles, and almost 200 employees across our offices in the UK, Portugal, Switzerland the USA. In our new Tech Blog series, written by our DevOps Manager Dave Shanker, we’ll take a look at the challenges faced – and overcome – in growing Miniclip from its origins to what it is today.

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On The Run: The Getaway – Tips & Tricks

Your Vegas contact has been busted and the Corporation are waiting for you. Rev your engine and make your escape in On The Run: The Getaway! The Corporation are a tough enemy – they’ve got fast cars, machine guns – even an attack helicopter! But if you can keep your wits about you, and use these tips and tricks, you’ll be sure to outrun them.

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