Social Point Blog

Published: 3 years ago

GAMELAB CROWNS SOCIAL POINT SPAIN’S MOST INNOVATIVE STUDIO

If you happened to be in Barcelona last night, you might have been drawn to the buzz going down in our hip Raval district. Gamelab, Spain’s premier video games conference, rocked the party till the wee small hours, celebrating its annual Awards Gala shindig …

Published: 3 years ago

SOCIAL POINT ON GROWTH TEAR: NEW GAME FOR ANDROID OUTSTRIPS GROWTH EXPECTATIONS

Social Point is “putting Barcelona on the international gaming map.” Monster Legends for Android featured on Google Play within days of launch. BARCELONA, Spain, June 24, 2014 is becoming a new international hub for talent, creativity and growth in the gaming industry. And there …

Published: 3 years ago

SOCIAL POINT SCOOPS FICOD PRIZE FOR MOST INNOVATIVE GAME STUDIO 2014

We are on a roll! Hot on the heels of the AIJEC Prize for best entrepreneurs, Social Point has just been named Spain’s most innovative gaming studio by Gamelab 2014! We are stoked to accept this award from the Spanish Ministry for Industry, Energy …

Published: 3 years ago

SOCIAL POINT CEOs WIN YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR 2013

“Social Point has put Barcelona on the worldwide social gaming map.” This was the conclusion drawn by the Asociacion Independiente de Jovenes Empresarios de Catalunya (AIJEC) who named our co-founders and CEOs, Horacio Martos and Andres Bou, Young Entrepreneurs of 2013 last night in …

Published: 4 years ago

“SOCIAL POINT – THE BARCELONA GAMING DRAGON”: AN INTERVIEW LA VANGUARDIA

Our co-CEO, Horacio Martos, sat down with Albert Garcia Lopez, editor of La Vanguardia Tecnologia, one of Spain’s leading daily national newspapers earlier this month. Amongst other things, they discussed the gaming and tech scene in Barcelona, the challenges facing start ups and SMBs …

Published: 4 years ago

HOW TO KEEP YOUR GAME ALIVE, AFTER IT’S LAUNCHED

So, you’ve designed the killer game. Ready to go, right? Not so fast. Today we are kicking off a new series called Social Point Bites. Bite-sized tutorials that walk you through the basics in game development best practice. Our first tutorial takes you on …

Published: 4 years ago

DRAGON CITY MOBILE – ONE YEAR OLD TODAY!!

Celebrations are the name of the day at Social Point HQ. Today we are toasting the first anniversary of Dragon City for mobile. A year ago todayDragon City hatched onto iOS meaning that players could breed and collect their dragons on the go, anytime, …

Published: 4 years ago

ANYONE WITH A MOBILE DEVICE IS A POTENTIAL GAMER – A CHAT WITH ADAM JAFFE

We’re kicking into 2014 with style here at Social Point. Our team has grown to 185 exceptional Social Pointers from around the world, and amongst the newest to the fold is Adam Jaffe, our new VP of Marketing. Adam joins our team from leadership …

Published: 4 years ago

BRINGING BARCELONA TO SAN FRANCISCO- SOCIAL POINT HOSTS ROCKING GDC PARTY

The gaming industry is settling back into the saddle this week after the thrills and spills of GDC in San Francisco. The Social Point team travelled out from Barcelona to bring a little Mediterranean flavor to GDC this year. We hosted a killer party …

Published: 4 years ago

PLAYERS APPRECIATE IT WHEN THE GAME IS WELL MADE: AN INTERVIEW WITH HORACIO MARTOS

During Mobile World Congress, our co-Founder and co-CEO Horacio Martos gave an interview to Spanish national newspaper, La Vanguardia, which was also published by Cinco Dias and Expansion. Horacio talked frankly about what makes a game successful and why it is that Social Point …