A good smartphone game can quickly become popular and you will find all your friends playing it on their phones. While they are fun to play, making a smartphone is altogether a different matter – extensive knowledge and coding is involved. But if you are looking for a tool that helps you create smartphone games without requiring you to code anything, you should check out a service called GameSalad.
GameSalad is an excellent web service that helps you create smartphone games for Android and iOS devices. The service requires you to download a desktop version of the app which comes for Windows Vista, Windows 7, and Mac OS X; additionally you need Android SDK and Command Line Tools. The app lets you drag objects into your game canvas and control their movement as the game progresses. Testing can be done from within the program and allows HTML5 publishing along with publishing for iOS and Android devices. The app offers a basic free account as well as a Premium account that costs $299 per year and advanced features such as iOS in-App purchases, Twitter TweetSheet, and more.
- A user-friendly tool
- Lets you create Android and iOS games
- Offers desktop version for Mac and Windows
- Does not involve any coding
Check out GameSalad @ http://gamesalad.com/