Egg Match mini game within the main game
Baby Adopter is easy to learn and play and taken into account its good nature there are many users who like it and play every day. The game is fun to play, it teaches responsibility and teach delayed gratification, which is a key skill for success in life.
What it does
Baby Adopter is a babysitting and nursery game which primary objective is taking care of a virtual baby. Secondary objectives include playing mini games, completing collections of items for various game locations, hunting for eggs and more.
How I built it
The game has been popular on each platform it had been launched and it was built first for social networks: MySpace and Orkut. Then it was built natively for the mobile platforms. Lately it was built for Facebook Instant Games platform.
Challenges I ran into
Trying to simplify the game while adding more content. Trying to bring the game each time onto next level in terms of art quality and gameplay.
Accomplishments that I'm proud of
The game was launched on all major mobile platforms and has millions of downloads on each of them. The game is translated into 9 major languages including Chinese Simplified.
What I learned
I learned a lot about babies. Especially on Facebook Instant Games platform I tested a lot of ideas and learned a lot regarding user retention and building audience process.
What's next for Baby Adopter
We plan to launch Baby Adopter natively for TV and support game controllers and prepare the game for consoles. Also we are working on a sequel called Baby Adopter Galaxy and plan to launch it on Facebook Instant Games platform.