Flash Crosswords is a full-screen flash brainteaser game with themed crosswords. Designed for social networks - Vkontakte and Odnoklassniki.
The player's task is to solve thematic crosswords in different categories: • cars; • food; • music; • money; • movies; • animals; • fairy tales; • geography; • celebrities; • astronomy; • architecture and design.
The player is awarded stars for solving the crossword puzzle. A new category opens after using a booster or getting the required number of stars.
Each word is accompanied by a picture. The game is monetized through the purchase of internal game currency to use boosters.
Development from idea to release took 90 days.
During this time we are: • Developed a CMS. • Prepared voice acting. • Redesigned the game. • Made a settings menu. • Monetized the game by buying local currency. • Used in-social advertising to promote the game. • Integrated to Vkontakte API and Odnoklassniki API. • Implemented 12 game categories with 50 crosswords in each. • Implemented a social panel with friends and their rating and status. • Implemented control using the on-screen and physical keyboard. • Implemented sending invitations to friends: for each attracted friend player is got coins. • Prepared a game for changing art during the holiday sales: Halloween, New Year, Christmas.
• open a topic; • open part of the picture; • open vowels - for long words; • open random letter - for short words.
Bonuses are available to players for: • inviting friends; • detection of errors in the game; • daily bonuses for entering the game.
Publishing a post on the wall with the current question from the crossword puzzle.
The internal currency of the game is used to buy boosters.
• Developed the game Flash Crosswords and implemented it on social networks - Vkontakte and Odnoklassniki. • In the first week of launch the game had 1000+ players online daily. • The total number of installations on all platforms reached 500K+.