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Posts Tagged ‘Game’

Space Invaders Meets Twitter In A New Game Powered By Influential Tweets

Pew! Pew! If you’re a gamer from times past, or you’re a young’un with a taste for the retro, you’ll appreciate the “DataSift Invaders” game developed by social search service DataSift. It’s Space Invaders meets Twitter, in a cool mashup of the old with the new, and a great showcase of what you can do with detailed Twitter data.
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Friday Fun: Die Fail Whale

I don’t condone violence against animals, but I have to admit, this game is pretty fun. You get to take all of your rage at Twitter’s downtime out on the innocent (but easy to scapegoat) fail whale. Shoot as many whales as you can in 25 seconds, and then tweet your results.
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MMORPG Launches with In-Game Twitter Tools

If you’ve played any PC or console game in the past few years, you’re probably used to seeing Facebook fan pages and Twitter accounts marketing their visually-stunning wares. However, this is the first time we’ve heard of a non-social game (i.e. not one on Facebook) integrating social media directly into its functionality. With Rift, a new MMORPG on the market, you can tweet right from within the game client.
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