Now the players of Yamake, an innovative game for the N-Gage platform, will be able to make their own games by using the content form a variety of mini games. They are then able to play the newly created games and also share them with friends and the entire Yamake community.
"Yamake is a groundbreaking new game for the N-Gage platform. Players can make, play and share games that are customized using user-generated multimedia content, and we are proud to be pioneering this new way of playing," said Dr Mark Ollila (News
), Director of Technology and Strategy and Head of Games Publishing, Nokia. "This is exactly what the future of mobile gaming should be about - creating games that you love and want to play, then sharing them with other players."
Users can utilize the intuitive design tools of Yamake to enhance their mini games using content like text, pictures, sound clips and movies from their PC or the mobile device.
The sharing of the mobile games by the players can occur through the N-Gage Arena, the Yamake community and through multimedia messages between N-Gage compatible and other S60 devices. Through the Yamake community, players get to associate with one another by downloading and reviewing the games and exchanging ideas on content.
Available in compatible Nokia (News
) Nseries and other S60 3rd Edition devices from Nokia - N-Gage is a made-for-mobile games service. With N-Gage, exploring, trying, purchasing, playing and managing first-rate mobile games becomes effortless and simple, as does connecting with friends and other players in the N-Gage Arena. To increase its repertoire of games, Nokia is collaborating with the top international publishers.
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