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Yahoo has been on the road to revival, relaunching and redesigning core properties like Mail, Maps, Answers, My Yahoo and Flickr. Its now turned its attention to a place that has been the refuge for casual online gamers: Yahoo Games.
Yahoo Games was one of the 10 best Yahoo services, included fantastic titles like the best Boggle game Wordracer and let players compete in classics like Chess. Well, it’s all reviving with the new avatar, which works perfectly on web, iOS and Android. In a blog post, the company writes:
The new Yahoo Games Network bring the classics that we all know and love — like Yahoo Poker, Yahoo Pool, and Yahoo Bingo — in addition to other hits like KingsRoad, The Last Stand: Deadzone, Ballistic, Bingo Blingo, Rise of Mythos, Vegas World and Slotomania. We’re already working with some of the best developers in the industry like Rumble Entertainment, DreamWorks, SGN, ChangYou, Namco Bandai America, Playtika, FlowPlay, Con Artist Games and many more on web and mobile.
The web giant also released a new initiative, the Yahoo Games Network, which will help developers tap the 800 million Yahoo users worldwide. The network helps developers with distribution, easy onboard services that help them authenticate players, monetizing their games, providing social sharing, analytics and ongoing operational support for growth.