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Enter the Skillz Global Game Developer Challenge Now for the Chance to Win a Prize Package Valued at $50,000! 

Are you a developer looking to uplevel your mobile game? The Skillz Global Game Developer Challenge is now live! This challenge gives mobile game developers the opportunity to join the multi-billion dollar esports market by launching a game on the Skillz platform. 

The Global Game Developer Challenge is open to all developers, and entries will be accepted through September 30.

To enter the challenge:

  1. Simply integrate the Skillz SDK into your game
  2. Launch your Skillz-powered game
  3. Provide the store link in our developer console or email it to

All entries will receive a complimentary game review by world-class Skillz game designers. Our experts will recommend a competitive format for your game, give feedback and suggestions regarding gameplay, and analyze your game based on our game design tenets for success on Skillz. We will choose up to two winners to receive a prize package valued at $50,000. 

Integrating with Skillz unlocks immediate access to our competitive tournament management system, state-of-the-art technology, and built-in game monetization. Our platform connects the world’s 2.6 billion gamers through fair competition, powering over 3.5 million mobile tournaments every day. 

Gaming is now the fastest-growing sector in entertainment. The video games market will more than double to become a $300 billion+ industry by 2025. And mobile gaming is the leading growth sector. In 2018, mobile accounted for $63.2 billion in revenue, outpacing last year’s record-breaking worldwide box office revenue by $22 billion. 

There are countless benefits to joining the mobile gaming space and we are looking to give developers the opportunity to thrive. Will your mobile game be the next big hit? Accept the challenge and find out!