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Celebrating the sponsors for next week’s Pocket Gamer Connects London

Celebrating the sponsors for next week’s Pocket Gamer Connects London

Staging the UK’s biggest B2B games industry event is no small task and we’re both proud and grateful to have some of the finest companies in the sector backing Pocket Gamer, Blockchain Gamer and PC Connects London 2019.

It’s only fair that we share the spotlight and shine a light on these pioneering firms that make it all possible. Why not meet up with them at the show next week?

Platinum sponsors

Aarki 

Aarki helps companies grow and re-engage their mobile users, using machine learning, data, and large customer reach. We strive to deliver performance at scale across different marketing objectives to meet the target return on investment. Our data offers deep insights into user intent and usage habits. To drive performance, we activate our data assets through proprietary machine learning algorithms and engage users in real time with personalized creative. For more information, please visit www.aarki.com or follow us on Twitter: @aarkimobile.

Ogury 

The mobile user journey goes beyond what you see. This knowledge gap limits organizations effectiveness in engaging consumers on mobile, and generating revenue from mobile apps and websites. Ogury is a technology company specialized in Mobile Journey Marketing, and our new website will show organizations of all sizes how we enable brands and publishers to understand the entire mobile user journey, and market across it.

Gold sponsors

AppAnnie 

App Annie delivers the most trusted app data and insights for your business to succeed in the global app economy. Over 1 million registered members rely on App Annie to better understand the app market, their businesses and the opportunities around them. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with 15 global offices. App Annie has received $157 million in financing from investors such as e.ventures, Greenspring Associates, Greycroft Partners, IDG Capital Partners, Institutional Venture Partners and Sequoia Capital.

Appsflyer 

AppsFlyer’s technology is found on 98 percent of the world’s smartphones, making it the global leader in mobile attribution and marketing analytics. AppsFlyer’s platform processes billions of mobile actions every day, empowering app marketers and developers to maximize their marketing ROI. With Facebook, Google, Twitter, Pinterest, Snap Inc., Tencent and 4,000+ other integrated partners, and clients including HBO, Waze, Alibaba, Skyscanner, Activision and 12,000+ leading brands worldwide, AppsFlyer has 15 global offices to support marketers everywhere. To learn more, visit www.appsflyer.com.

Facebook 

Connect with like-minded gamers to exchange ideas and collaborate. You'll get access to a one-stop-shop analytics platform and control of your brand.

FanBytes 

Engage millennials in the most creative ways on social media. We make it easy for any brand to advertise via engaging social video.

Institute of Games

The Institute of Games works with parents, schools and professionals to make sure that gaming stays positive for your child’s wellbeing, health and academic performance.

Jagex 

A leader in creating deep and engaging live games on PC and mobile, Jagex’s flagship MMORPG, RuneScape, has welcomed over 250 million player accounts to its world and is a $1bn lifetime revenue franchise. Today the RuneScape franchise exists beyond running games in live operations; our titles are living games that connect and inspire millions of players, with content and experiences both inside and outside of inexhaustible game worlds. Both RuneScape and Old School RuneScape, on PC and mobile, offer ever-evolving, highly-active worlds and our community-focussed development ethos empowers players to have a real say in how each game is shaped. Now we’re expanding and extending our portfolio with fresh franchise titles, new IP and, in 2018 launched Jagex Partners, delivering third-party publishing and operational services exclusively for live games, to bring life to the living games of the future.

Mintegral 

Mintegral is a leading programmatic and interactive mobile advertising platform with a focus on helping brands and app publishers reach consumers in China, Japan and the wider APAC region. Powered by advanced AI technology and with an emphasis on innovative and creative ad formats that really work, Mintegral helps its customers exceed their marketing goals.

Nutaku 

Nutaku.net is the largest, legitimate free-to-play and downloadable game website in the world dedicated to 18+ titles. Featuring over 200 high-quality games for both PC and Mobile, Nutaku.net now ranks in the top 500 websites in the world, boasting over 115 million visits per month. The multi-stimulating gaming platform was born in January of 2015 with the launch of 3 debaucherous titles, and has since grown to become the top adult gaming platform in the world.

Playdemic 

We believe that making the world's best games requires incredibly talented people, a highly stimulating and supportive environment, and the freedom to pursue excellence. These three elements are the foundation of Playdemic and our biggest priority.

Playfinland 

Play Finland marks the spot of Finnish game industry delegation. Play Finland mission is to accelerate, coordinate, and support the development of the Finnish game industry. Play Finland booths are carried out in co-operation with Neogames the, Hub of Finnish Game Industry, Finnish regional game industry clusters and Finnish game studios.

Redbox Mobile 

Redbox Mobile plc specialise in global App Store Optimization, Apple Search Ads and Google UAC. We are experts in getting your app to the top of the App Store, increasing downloads and driving user engagement.

Space Ape Games 

Space Ape Games is an Award Winning Mobile/Social Gaming startup founded in 2012. We’re a small, high-performing team with big aspirations to make the highest quality and most successful games on your smart phone and tablet.

Tencent 

Game Without Borders - Tencent Innovative Games Supporting Plan is committed to providing innovative game developers with comprehensive services: technology support, multiple publishing platforms, funding support. We are eager to deliver your games to the world with you! You can submit your game on our website anytime: gwb.tencent.com, or take part in our events in 2019! For more information, please meet us at the event or contact: violazhao@tencent.com or vermouthzyz#4562 (Discord)

Unity 

Unity democratizes game development and enables success by solving many of the hard technical and business-related problems for you. More game developers use Unity than any other engine. A community of millions – from hobbyists and students to indie and AAA studios – have used Unity to create 2D, 3D, and VR/AR games and experiences. In fact, Unity creators have distributed their content to over one-billion devices reaching over 700 million gamers.

Vancouver Economic Commission

Generate leads and explore co-production opportunities with the agile and innovative representatives of Vancouver’s games & VR/AR industry at the Level Up: Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.) pavilion. Vancouver, British Columbia continues to be one of the top 10 game development hubs worldwide. The local interactive sectors benefit from deep ecosystem support and world-class talent. With 40 years of storytelling in film & TV, 35 years of building an unstoppable VFX/animation industry and 30 years of games development and innovation, Vancouver, B.C. has incubated one of the largest and fastest-growing VR/AR ecosystems in the world. Supported by: The Vancouver Economic Commission, The Government of British Columbia and Creative BC.

Xsolla 

Xsolla delivers a comprehensive suite of tools and services that make it easy to launch and monetize games and products globally. Serving only the video game industry, the Xsolla product suite caters to businesses from indie to enterprise, with: Pay Station and its #1 Anti-fraud solution, Partner Network, Site Builder, Store, Login, and Launcher. These Xsolla tools work seamlessly to eliminate the friction in distribution, promotion, sales and payments so developers, publishers, and platform partners can increase their audience, sales and revenue. Headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices worldwide, Xsolla operates as a merchant and seller of record for major gaming entities like Valve, Twitch, Ubisoft, Epic Games, and PUBG Corporation. For more information, visit www.xsolla.com.

Zorka.Mobi 

Zorka.Mobi is a creative mobile performance agency. We offer a full range of mobile marketing services – from strategy development to its execution with tools like Influencer Marketing, CPI/CPA media buying, ASO, Apple Search Ads and remarketing campaigns. Agency cooperates with globally-known developers and agencies such as Plarium, Pixonic, Wargaming, Game Insight, Youzu Interactive, NetEase, Pocket Gems, Gameloft, Yandex, Mail.Ru Group, Vivaki, OMD Resolution and others.

Silver sponsors

Amazon Game Tech 

Amazon Game Tech brings together solutions from across Amazon, for every stage in your game's lifecycle. Whether you're building a connected game, deploying dedicated servers, or looking to reach more players, we’re here to help you succeed.

Animoca Brands 

Animoca Brands is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX: AB1). It leverages gamification, blockchain, and artificial intelligence technologies to develop and publish a broad portfolio of mobile products including games such as The Sandbox, Crazy Kings, and Crazy Defense Heroes as well as products based on popular intellectual properties like Garfield, Thomas & Friends™, Ever After High and Doraemon. Animoca Brands is the exclusive China distributor of CryptoKitties and a global Top 50 Mobile Game Developer. The Company is based in Hong Kong, Canada, and Finland. Visit www.animocabrands.com for more information.

Applovin 

AppLovin connects developers of all sizes to billions of global users each month so they can get discovered. Founded in 2012, the company provides both indie and established mobile game developers with the solutions and insights they need to monetize, publish, understand, and grow their businesses—all in one place. Developers use the AppLovin marketing platform to increase app monetization and acquire valuable new users. Lion Studios, AppLovin’s new independent media division, gives developers access to proven resources for publishing and promoting their apps. AppLovin is headquartered in Palo Alto with offices in San Francisco, New York, Dublin, Beijing, Tokyo, Seoul, and Berlin. Learn more at www.applovin.com.

AppOnBoard 

AppOnboard is a mobile app demo and analytics platform that powers app demos, which allow users to instantly experience an app or game without a download. AppOnboard also enables app and game testing as well as product insights for developers. For more information, please visit www.AppOnboard.com.

App Radar 

App Radar is changing how App Store Optimization is done. Industry-leading companies like Kolibri Games, Tivola Games, NerByte & iTranslate rely on our platform & expertise to drive organic installs from app stores to their games & apps. App Radar helps you managing your entire ASO workflow through one simple interface. Keep optimizing and start climbing up the charts!

Atmosplay 

By developers, for developers! Atmosplay was created to build the next generation of playable ads platform. We aim to provide better Ad UX, higher CVR and CPM for App developers. The ads platform creates playable ads for 3D and action games in less than one week, and it's free for our partners. Our services are offered from the teams based in China, Korea, Europe and North America. And if you need Android ads monetization in China, our sister concern ad platform YumiMobi can help you with it. Speak to us at the event or write us emails to biz@atmosplay.com for more information.

Big Pixel 

Since 2009, Big Pixel has been creating fun, humorous games with a distinctive style. With the success of Pocket Mortys in 2016, in 2018 we became a part of the WarnerMedia family continuing to explore Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty Multiverse. We’re a fun and friendly studio who actively encourage a collaborative environment. Each individual is empowered to make a difference. People are our priority and a healthy work/life balance is important to us.

Creadits 

Creadits is the world’s leading marketplace for advertising talent, using a unified currency. We provide cost-effective, efficient and flexible creative production on a global scale. With our monthly subscription model, an advertiser gets a number of creative credits (i.e. Creadits) per month. These can be exchanged for ad creatives in any digital ad format, including videos and HTML5 playables, across multiple platforms and on a strict delivery schedule from our globally distributed base of talent.

DeltaDNA 

deltaDNA has been providing fast and powerful analytics tools and insight to the games sector’s leading publishers and developers since 2010, including Take-Two Interactive, Square Enix Montreal, Wargaming and Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe. At the heart of the deltaDNA offering is the analytics platform, gathering deep and rich player data on 70 million Monthly Active Users (MAU). Complementary engagement tools make the analytics actionable, the smartads mediation service maximises ad income, and the in-house experts in the insights consultancy team provide industry leading advice and benchmarking.
For more information about deltaDNA please see deltaDNA.com

DOGI 

DOGI platform aims to change the condition of the game industry by allowing game developers early engagement with players, community and potential investors. Applying the blockchain as fundamental technology, DOGI is also a market place for the decentralized ownership of game and its team success and sharing of investment through token economics. Besides featuring well-designed crypto games, DOGI also presented the teams so as to enable qualified deal sourcing to the investors. By applying blockchain technology to build a new ecosystem, powered by our vast network in the gaming industry, developers gain access to resources, smart capitals and a chance to be incubated in selected regions, such as China and Europe.

Dolby Laboratories 

Dolby Laboratories creates audio, video and voice technologies that transform entertainment and communications at the cinema, at home and at work. With more than 6,000 video games featuring Dolby technologies, Dolby is the leader in game audio and you’ll find Dolby audio in some of today's hottest titles on the most popular platforms. For more information about Dolby technologies for you game project visit Dolby Developer at developer.dolby.com.

DomRaider [Auctionity] 

Auctionity’s goal is to revolutionize the auction world thanks to its unique application of blockchain technology. The platform is the first-ever, 100 % Dapp enabling the sale of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) at auction. The community is at the heart of the project. The platform is interactive and easy to use. An example of its social virality are live auctions that can be run by community members called “Auctioneers” who, in turn, can earn money while having fun hosting auction sales!

FingerSoft/Round Zero

FingerSoft is a game development studio and a publisher located in Oulu, Finland. Known for games like Hill Climb Racing, Hill Climb Racing 2 and Make More! Round Zero, a mobile game developer’s starting point to publish their product. Our data-driven team of experts helps a game reach its full potential and gives it a chance to grow freely in our exclusive player network of over 1 billion downloads. This means players have the power to choose the next big hit game. We’re just here to help you along the way to success.

FlowPlay 

FlowPlay creates casual virtual worlds for kids and adults. Our two flagship products, OurWorld and Vegas World, are played by over 1 million players per month across desktop and mobile devices. In addition to creating the technology that allows tens of thousands of players to interact simultaneously, we create casual games that players enjoy in these worlds. FlowPlay is excited to meet with other developers and publishers from around the world at PocketGamer Connects who are interested in content and distribution partnerships.

Game Insight 

Game Insight is the world’s leading innovator of mobile and social games, creating exceptional gameplay for a wide range of audiences, from casual, to eSports, to hardcore. The company pushes the boundaries of technology and graphics across multiple platforms. With its breadth of games, depth of players, focus on innovation, and partnerships with the largest entertainment and technology companies - from Disney to Microsoft - Game Insight is pioneering cross-platform gaming on a global scale.

Hatch Entertainment 

Hatch takes the cloud gaming revolution to mobile and beyond, with the world’s first service for discovering, playing and sharing a curated collection of great games from more than 100 leading developers and publishers. All games on Hatch - from arcade classics to modern masterpieces - are available to play instantly with no downloads, in-game paywalls or limits. Hatch is out now for Android users (version 6 and up) in Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom, with support for more countries and platforms planned for later.

Huawei 

Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. With integrated solutions across four key domains – telecom networks, IT, smart devices, and cloud services – we are committed to bringing digital to every person, home and organization for a fully connected, intelligent world.

InFun Games 

Imperial Throne is the world’s first strategic war game running entirely on Ethereum. Upon entering the game, players go back to the medieval ages, where they can either be a lord of an empire or a leader of a tribe. They can bid for lands, mine the in-game token (ITT), collect rental incomes, recruit soldiers, initiate and command wars. They can summon community allies to fight enemies, loot treasures, and expand their kingdom!

Machine Advertising 

Machine Advertising is the global leader in the prevention of app install fraud, stopping more fraudulent installs for mobile games publishers than any other service. Machine’s proprietary technology platform, Helix, analyses installs in real time, pre and post install, giving clients the most extensive protection available. Clients save, on average, 46 percent of their app marketing budgets when using Helix and DNA, Machine’s in-house team of industry experts. Winners of Mobile Marketing’s Most Effective Anti-Fraud Solution 2018, Machine Advertising helps mobile games companies to focus marketing budgets on genuine app installs to achieve repeatable business growth through powerful analytics and actionable strategies.For further information, download case studies and understand more about the latest developments and analysis into app install fraud, please visit: www.machineadvertising.com

Magnachain 

MagnaChain allows game developers to break free of current industry obstacles and seamlessly get their games onto the MagnaChain Blockchain and supporting ecosystem.

MoPub

MoPub, a Twitter company, provides monetization solutions for mobile app publishers and developers around the world. Mobile publishers trust our flexible network mediation, leading mobile programmatic exchange, and years of expertise with mobile app advertising to balance their user experience with their revenue goals. From rewarded video to native and rich media, MoPub offers all the latest mobile ad formats to meet your needs, and our Advanced Bidding solution is designed to maximize revenue for every ad impression.

Pixel Federation 

From Players to players, with the greatest passion of our gaming hearts.

PlayFab 

PlayFab is the complete, real-time backend platform for live games. Boost revenue, engagement, and retention through our comprehensive LiveOps tools, while lowering your costs and risk.

TRON 

TRON is one of the largest blockchain-based operating systems in the world.

Vungle 

Vungle is the leading performance marketing platform for in-app video ads. Advertisers depend on Vungle's creative and LTV optimization technologies to reach and acquire high-value users worldwide. Top publishers rely on Vungle to generate revenue with engaging video ads that enhance the user experience. Trusted by 50,000+ mobile apps worldwide, Vungle serves 4 billion video views per month on 1 billion unique devices and is consistently top-rated in user quality by global performance indexes Vungle is backed by Google Ventures, Thomvest Ventures and Crosslink Capital. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with 8 global offices.

Waves Platform 
Get started with blockchain. Gain access to the Waves platform’s solutions for storing, trading, managing and issuing your digital assets, easily and securely.

Bronze sponsors

AdTiming 

As a mediation platform, AdTiming strives to provide effective and efficient monetization experience to app developers. The mediation platform adopts innovative parallel-waterfall model that drives optimal monetization plan for developers. We also invested heavily on data mining and algorithms, and build our own data management platform to locate the right users for each campaign, which significantly improves advertiser’s ROI and developer’s revenue. At present, AdTiming partnered with 1600 developers, dozens of major ad networks, and thousands of performance marketing channels.

Appfluencer 

Appfluencer® helps mobile app developers optimize user acquisition spending using proprietary predictive technology. Appfluencer® Data is used to target the specific placement of ads with complete transparency in a GDPR compliant manner. The result is higher quality targeting with metrics that matter - retention, revenue and return on ad spend.

Bango 

Merchants, app store and payment providers cross the threshold into the Bango ecosystem to converge, grow and thrive. By bringing businesses together and powering e-commerce with unique data-driven insights, Bango delivers new business opportunities and new dimensions of growth for customers around the world. Being inside the Bango circle means global merchants including Amazon, Google and Microsoft can work together with payment partners from Africa to the Americas, accelerating the performance of everyone on the inside.
Bango. Think inside the circle.

BlockV 

For the first time, virtual objects — Vatoms — can come alive to provide a vivid experience layer for the blockchain by transforming static objects into dynamic virtual goods that are individually owned. Yours to share, trade, sell, redeem, gift, collect, or admire. The BLOCKv platform enables the creation of Vatoms, a new digital asset class that bridges the gap between physical and digital worlds, generating one-to-one experiences and creating new levels of engagement.

Braavo 

Braavo is a technology company changing the way mobile entrepreneurs finance and grow their businesses. Using integrations, automation, and real-time customer data, we deliver founder-friendly funding and business intelligence to help teams make better decisions about growth. By providing non-dilutive, yet scalable alternatives to equity, Braavo helps founders retain control and optionality each step of the way. The result: better outcomes for founders, their teams, and the app ecosystem as a whole. From bootstrapped health & fitness apps to equity-backed mobile games, founders rely on Braavo for insights to scale predictably and capital to drive exceptional outcomes.

Bunch 

Bunch is a group video chat app that allows people play their favorite mobile games with friends over group video chat. Bunch KIT allows some of the largest developers to weave this functionality inside their own games. Founded by Selcuk Atli, Jason Liang and Jordan Howlett; Bunch is based in New York City and funded by London Venture Partners, Founders Fund, Betaworks and more.

Bunker 

Bunker is a [vfx and post production studio] located in Belgrade, Serbia. By combining aesthetic expertise and technical proficiency, we produce high end video game trailers, animation, visual effects and other post production shenanigans. We are focused on designing exceptional visual stories by cooperating closely with our clients.

ChilliConnect 

Powering live games for all. The class leading backend platform for modern game development. We help you build, monetise and operate live games. Save time. Save money. Don’t stress.

Cocos-BCX 

Cocos-BCX is an end-to-end solution for decentralized game development.

Devtodev 

devtodev is a full cycle analytics solution for game developers. The company focuses on game analytics and allows to track all the basic metrics in real time, optimize tutorial, find where and why users churn, evaluate the effectiveness of levels and analyze paying users behavior. Game-specific reports help you to find bottlenecks in the game economy and forecast LTV.

European Games Group

GamesGroup is a free-to-play, cross-platform browser and mobile game publisher based in Munich, Germany, with an international, dynamic team of video game industry experts. We enable independent-minded developers to scale their game successfully on a global level by providing the full range of marketing and commercial exploitation, covering all aspects in the diverse universe of global online games marketing and revenue management.

Exit Games/Photon 

Exit Games develops the realtime, multiplayer, cross-platform product "Photon". Photon is used by more than 325,000 game developers - including companies like Ubisoft, Square Enix, Rovio, Disney, SEGA, Miniclip, Rilisoft or World Golf Tour. The high performance Photon Server and Photon Cloud allow cross-platform gaming between Mobile, PC, Browser, VR/AR and other popular devices.

FunPlus (Century Game) 

Century Game is one of the biggest publishers in China. Founded in 2010, Century Game employees more than 300 people globally. With offices in Beijing, San Francisco, Moscow, Berlin etc. Century Game has made great success in all game genres, from casual to hardcore, from HTML5 to native. Century Game now focusing on global casual game publishing, continuing its HTML5 gene since 2010, Century Game can help developers succeed on Facebook and on WeChat.

GameAnalytics 

GameAnalytics is a flexible and free analytics tool designed to improve KPIs for your entire portfolio. Drive more conversions, refine critical flows, and boost your player retention today by making the right decisions based on data, not guesswork. Currently 34,000 studios around the world use GameAnalytics to optimise the performance of more than 62,000 games.

Genvid 

Genvid Technologies has created the world’s first Interactive Streaming Engine that enables game developers to create new monetizable streaming content on the most popular streaming platforms. With Genvid, developers can expand their directly addressable audience from players to viewers of their game.

Gismart 

Gismart is a developer and publisher of entertainment-focused music apps and games. Believing that anyone has a creative gene, the company aims to give people an opportunity to express themselves musically. With over 350 million downloads Gismart apps are liked by people from all over the world. The company’s top titles include Beat Maker Go, Beat Maker Star, Karaoke Face, Piano Crush, WeDrum, Guitar Play and DoubleTune. Beside music-related products, Gismart publishes casual apps and games.

Gram Games 

Gram Games is a venture-backed global mobile entertainment studio and the developer of global hits 1010!, Merged!, Six!, Bounzy!, Merge Dragons!, Merge Town!, Merge Farm!, Paint Tower!, and Merge Gems!Founded in 2012 with headquarters in London, UK, and a studio in Istanbul, Turkey, Gram Games has built a team of industry professionals focused on creating engaging games for mobile platforms. For more information, visit www.gram.gs

HyperMX 

HyprMX exists to make mobile monetization simple. As a subsidiary of Jun Group, we bring Fortune 500 brands and simplified ad tech to mobile apps. Founded in 2012, we're headquartered in New York City, with offices in Seattle and San Francisco.

IQzone 

IQzone is an app monetization platform helping high volume app publishers drive significant ad revenue. With a truly global demand stack across banners, interstitial, rewarded and standard video and native, we aggregate over 35 premium demand partners (and growing) and optimize CPM and fill on our side, while looking like a single ad network to our partners.

Jam City 

Jam City is a global leader in mobile entertainment, providing social gaming experiences for millions of players around the world. Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the highest grossing and most enduring social gaming franchises for mobile, including Cookie Jam (a Facebook “Game of the Year” winner) and Panda Pop. Jam City is the go-to studio for Hollywood, having developed immersive, narrative-rich mobile games for iconic entertainment brands including Harry Potter and Family Guy. Jam City has more than 500 employees across studios in Los Angeles (HQ), San Francisco, San Diego, Bogota and Buenos Aires.

JoyPac 

JoyPac is a western based mobile games publisher specialising in the rapidly growing Asian hypercasual market. We focus on bringing the best ad-driven game experiences to China. With senior teams in Copenhagen and Beijing, we’re made up of talented developers, publishers, analysts and UA experts solely focused on building the best bridge from West to East. Our goal is to bring joyful mobile game experiences to the millions of players in APAC.

Libring 

Powering reporting for publishers. See all your ad revenue and IAP data organized in one place, instantly! When you automate ad reporting with Libring, you save a lot of time and empower your analysis with data-driven decisions that result in revenue growth.

London Games Festival 

Celebrating games culture and generating games business in the capital. London Games Festival features 12 days of activity including the Games Finance Market, EGX Rezzed, the Now Play This exhibition, BAFTA Games Awards, industry talks, cosplay parade and more.

Moonify 

With the Mooniz token as the cornerstone of their ecosystem, Moonify offers a wide range of innovative services enabling content editors, game developers and publishers to optimize the monetization of their content. From CPU Sharing, Digital asset tokenization and distribution to Crypto-payments, Moonify embraces all Blockchain technologies that can help any company face the monetizing challenges of today.

NaturalMotion 

NaturalMotion’s aim throughout our history of innovation, excellence, and ambition has always been to wow players and enrich lives through play, delivering experiences of a quality that have never been seen before. Our #1 Racing Game, CSR2, has thrilled 29 million players with incredible new car content and features every 2 weeks and just recently launched its biggest feature to date in Legends. Our technical and creative excellence has also been recognised by Lucasfilm, who have partnered with us on creating exciting new experiences in the Star Wars universe. Foundationally, we believe that our people are our best asset, and the route to our success. We have a firm commitment to in-role training and development, and promoting from within. Join us for happy hour on Day 2 - sign up here.

Reliance Games

Great minds from four cultures, Born across three continents work in tandem, Fuelled by their passion, Creating technologically advanced, artistic and creative games, That are loved by millions.

Sensor Tower 

Data that drives app growth. Sensor Tower equips you with the data and insights needed to master the mobile app ecosystem.

Soomla 

App monetization has evolved - it’s time to level up your analytics. SOOMLA’s platform gives app marketers, monetization managers and product teams the ability to make data-driven decisions.

Synative 

Synative is a playable video solution which helps game developers to design and create the game trials and playable ads instantly with low cost. All players can immediately play the entire mobile games directly and enjoy interactive playable ads cross all devices without downloading.

Tabtale 

TabTale creates fresh mobile content for everyone. With a rich and high-quality portfolio that includes original and licensed properties, we lovingly produce digital adventures that entertain, challenge and engage people all over the world. Recognized as a Top 10 Mobile Game Publisher (by AppAnnie), our apps have been downloaded over 2 billion times and repeatedly reach top ranks in the app stores. In the past 2 years, TabTale has established itself as a leading mobile game developer in the hypercasual genre, with games like Run Sausage Run, Snake VS. Colors and more. We’re always on the hunt for talented indie developers to partner with.

Ubisoft UAE 

Ubisoft Abu Dhabi is one of the first major game studios based in the UAE capital and is focusing on developing and bringing to market successful mobile games for a worldwide audience. Ubisoft Abu Dhabi successfully released two mobile titles: CSI: Hidden Crimes™ and NCIS: Hidden Crimes™. The studio also works on the live operations of the massive multiplayer free-to-play game Growtopia. As a part of the team, you get the opportunity to work on a new major unannounced game which is at early stages of production.

wappier 

wappier is the world leader in Intelligent Revenue Management for Mobile Games. Leveraging machine learning technology and predictive analytics, wappier goes beyond ads to maximize revenue from already existing users and outside of gameplay. By computing and recommending the Next Best Action for each player real-time, wappier empowers mobile game developers and publishers to increase player LTV by 30-50% with Automated Loyalty Programs and Pricing Optimization.

Yeahmobi 

Yeahmobi is an intelligent mobile advertising platform designed to help mobile technology companies reach global growth, acquire active users and monetize inventory. Yeahmobi operates in the field of consumer apps, mobile games, cross-border ecommerce and other industries, covering over 200 countries and regions, and delivering global coverage at large scale.

yellowHEAD 

yellowHEAD is an AI-powered performance marketing company that provides holistic User Acquisition solutions. With advanced predictive intelligence technology, groundbreaking data visualization tools, and experienced in-house creative studio, the company combines both paid and organic solutions to boost growth and reduce ad spend waste for leading gaming brands, including Ubisoft, Epic Games, League of Legends, Scientific Games, Playtika, GSN and more.

Category sponsors

  • Badges: Zorka.Mobi
  • Career Wall: Big Pixel, Ubisoft, InnoGames
  • Charity Partners: Special Effects
  • Global Connects Party: Space Ape Games, TRON, White Nights
  • Happy Hour Day 1: Nutaku
  • Happy Hour Day 2: NaturalMotion. (Sign up here.)
  • Indie Chillout Lounge: Nutaku
  • Lanyards: Zorka.Mobi
  • Meeting Point: Libring
  • Mentor Lounge: East Side Games, Square Enix Montreal
  • Registration Area: ChilliConnect
  • Speakers Reception: Waves Platform, Atmosplay
  • Very Big Indie Pitch: Applovin, FlowPlay, Huawei, Space Ape Games, Plug In Digital (Playdius)
  • VIP Lunch, tea and coffee: Jam City
  • WIFI: Game Insight

Track sponsors

Pocket Gamer Connects

  • Game Changers: Cloud: Hatch Entertainment
  • East Meets West: JoyPac
  • Esports Academy: Game Insight
  • The Growth Track: DeltaDNA
  • Hypercasual & IM: Facebook
  • The Indie Track: Fingersoft/Round Zero
  • Live Ops Landscape: Amazon Game Tech
  • Monetiser: Bango
  • Show Me The Money: Braavo
  • Trade Trends: GameAnalytics (Track)

Blockchain Gamer Connects

  • The Blockchain Basics: Animoca Brands
  • GameMaker Sessions: Animoca Brands
  • ICO insights & Token Trends: Animoca Brands
  • Link To The Future: Animoca Brands

PC Connects

  • Codeshop: Design & Development: Jagex
  • Digital Discovery: Jagex
  • State of Play: Jagex
  • The Long Game: Live Games & Community: Jagex

Associate sponsors

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Steve is an award-winning editor and copywriter with 20 years’ experience specialising in consumer technology and video games. He was part of a BAFTA nominated developer studio as project manager for the UK’s first fully interactive digital TV channel. In addition to editing TheVirtualReport.biz, Steve contributes to PocketGamer.biz, PCGamesInsider.biz and BlockchainGamer.biz, as well as creating marketing content for a range of SMEs and agencies.

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