Playdemic, a cross-platform social game developer based in Manchester, UK spoke to Social Games Observer this week and we learnt more about who they are. Their newest and biggest game, Village Life, has been praised for its original gameplay. Let’s see what they had to tell us:
Developer Name: Playdemic
Where founded and office/s location/s: Founded and based in Wilmslow, Manchester UK.
Founded by: Paul Gouge & Alex Rigby
Founded in: 2010
Acquisitions: Ideas Pad
Number of employees: 65
Number of games published: 6
List of games published: Village Life, Gourmet Ranch, Kingdom Quest, Crossword Buddies, Quiz Buddies, Eye Spy!
Describe what you do in one sentence: We create high quality, incredibly fun games that really matter to our players.
Where games are published: Facebook, iOS
Publishing games in which languages: Village Life is available in English, French, German, Spanish, Turkish and Portuguese (Brazilian)
Game genre/s: Virtual world, puzzle games
User demographics (gender): Male and female
User demographics (location): Worldwide
Best-selling virtual item: Gems – Village Life
What do you see as the current most exciting trend in the industry: The transition of the mainstream games industry into a free to play service model.