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Since the release of the Kongregate Arcade App, which is available for Flash compatible Android phones, over 300,000 people have joined! If you don’t know what the Kongregate App is, it has hundreds of Kongregate games, all prepared to play on your Android phone. Anyway, Kongregate is now started up a contest with 25,000 USD on the line! Kongregate wants YOU to develop a mobile game for their app! The best game will receive 6,000 USD, second place will receive 4,000, third to tenth will get 1,125 dollars each and finally, fifteen runner-ups will get 400 dollars each.
Kongregate continues its sweepstake frenzy with the Green Lantern sweepstakes! This time around the grand prize, as the name depicts is the new Green Lantern: Emerald Knights DVD and the Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters game – two lucky winners will receive this prize! One lucky winner will receive both the Green Lantern: Emerald Knights DVD and the Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters game and a Xbox 360 4 GB Console.
To enter this sweepstakes, simply complete two challenges, on two different games – Closure and Help! It’s The Unfinished Shadow Games – to gain automatic entry. Reaching level five in Closure will award More >
Starting today, and June 7, you can enter The Dirt 3 Racing Challenge and have a chance to win the grand-prize of a new Dirt 3 game and the Ken Block Gymkhana RC Car. Runner ups will receive one copy each of the Dirt 3 game. This contest is obviously promoting the new Dirt 3 video game. To enter the contest, simply complete the first three levels in Drift Runner, on Kongregate. Dirt is a fast-paced racing game, which you can learn more about in the official Dirt 3 description, as released on Kongregate:
“Race through the snow, rain and dirt More >
Kongregate and Ubisoft are teaming up to bring you a really exciting new game development contest! Your goal is to create a fun game that synchronizes music and unique gameplay! Basically, create a game that completely revolves around the music! Take Streamline, or really any of Coolio_Niato’s games for example, and that’s a kind of premise for what you want your game to be like – but don’t restrict yourself in any means! I hope to see some really creative games come out of this and hopefully for the music-game genre to expand and evolve! Since the contest is being More >
Kongregate has been going crazy in the past month with raffles, with three or four in the last thirty or so days! This time, one lucky winner will win an Xbox 360 and the new Thor: God of Thunder Game! This event is of course promoting the new game, Thor: God of Thunder, which is releasing tommorrow, May 3, 2011! To earn your chance to win an Xbox 360 and the new Thor: God of Thunder game play Epic Combo on Kongregate.com and reach a combo of 25,000! This raffle will close on May 8, 2011, so hurry up and More >
Believe it or not, Kongregate has another sponsored event – the last one was only days ago! This time if you win the raffle you’ll get the new L.A. Noire video game and one lucky winnerwill receive a $500 gift card to GameStop! You can earn your chance by playing ClueSweeper, by Nerdook, on Kongregate.com. All you have to do is earn 500 points in the endless mode! This raffle ends in 29 days! Get playing now!About L.A. Noire “Amid the post-war boom of Hollywood’s Golden Age, Cole Phelps is an LAPD detective thrown headfirst into a city drowning in its own More >
Kongregate is holding another awesome drawing! If you’ve been to Kongregate you’d know that they love to support other game companies with raffles for their up-coming games! This time, if you win, you’ll receive the new Mortal Combat game, a PlayStation 3 and the GameStop exclusive DLC – Klassic Scorpion Playable Character Skin and the original Scorpion Fatality! To enter the raffle is extremely easy! All you have to do is get 20 headshots with a sword and 5 with a bow in the game Straw Hat Samurai on Kongregate.com. Once you do so your account will be awarded the raffle entry More >
Just today, Kongregate launched it’s Badge of the Day! The Badge of the Day is a featured badge that you may earn to get not only Kongregate points, but also five GameStop PowerUp Reward Points! Even if you’ve already earned the badge on Kongregate you may load up the game again to earn the extra Kongregate points – yes, that’s correct! Even if you’ve already received the badge in the past you can still earn it’s point value again for even more points! Upon earning the Badge of the Day you will also receive five GameStop PowerUp Reward Points which you can More >
Kongregate.com recently held an amazing Unity game development contest with prizes up to $10,000 USD (first place) which we briefly discussed in this post (check it for more information regarding the contest)! Hundreds upon hundreds of games were submitted and many of them were worthy of the grand prize, but ultimately 10 took away at the least $1,000 USD. Unlike many contests, the overall rating of the game was taken little into consideration and judges were sent in to determine the winners! Now the winners have been announced!Grand Prize Winner: Antimatiere! Recipient of $10,000!
Antimatiere places you in a two dimensional world, More >
Pathos is one of the most under-rated “art” games out there, currently resigning at a 2.8 (out of five). This macabre game will bring you through a deep and threatening underworld, in which you the player help him along the way, turning on switches for your character, for bridges, only to later kill him yourself. Pathos is a pretty slow game, but you really have to slow down to enjoy everything about the game and the atmosphere that it provides. One of the most impressive things about this game is that it was made in 48 hours! Here’s a word from the More >