Royalty Free Video Game Music

It requires a lot of people to create a video game nowadays. Programmers to develop the code, Graphic designers to develop the graphics, marketers to promote it, and game testers to ensure the game is bug free just to name a few. One aspect that is very important and often overlooked is music and audio effects. The right music can define your game as it affects the player’s mood and can be used to express different emotions. In fact, if you don’t have the right music in your game it can ruin the game experience.

Music in games are becoming extremely popular, just like how movies release soundtracks many video games have been doing the same thing. Music is also one of the most recognized way to bring back those nostalgic memories of video gaming. When was the last time you heard the Mario theme song? How do you think the Sonic game would be without their iconic background music and sound effects? All of this very important to video game success. Well for all the indie game developers out there, you may be in luck.

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RobotSound is a royalty free music store for indie game developers. Finding good music for games on the web can be very tricky and royalty-free is a great way of getting affordable high quality sound. The audio experts at RobotSound have created this site in order to offer the highest quality game sound at the lowest price possible to help indie game developers get an edge against the competition.

The offer developers wide range of audio to choose from from background music to sound effects for gameplay and the user interface.  Royalty free game music is useful for both any experienced or up and coming video game designer. In fact audio my be one the most important video game assets often overlooked.

Here is an example of a game using RobotSound’s music and sound effects:

One of the best things about RobotSound’s website is that they organize audio based on specific categories such as background music for Action, Arcade, Adventure, or RPG games. You can also preview the music and sound effects. We highly recommend that anyone who is currently working on a game or even thinking about working on a project that requires audio check them out.

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Game Loot

What’s better than playing your favorite mobile app games? How about getting paid to play your favorite mobile app games.

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Game Loot is a relatively new mobile app gaming system that let’s you earn loot and other prizes, including cash, overtime depending on how often you play and refer new member. It is an easy and fun way to earn money while doing something you probably do already. What’s the catch? There is isn’t one! They simply want people to promote their games, so they are willing to pay you to do so. The better you do, the more money you can earn. It is that simple.

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Check out their details regarding their compensation plan.

So…what are waiting for. Sign up and start playing today!

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Game Institute

If you are like the staff here at PlayNSwap you have often dreamed of creating your own video game. Well one of the first steps towards that dream is to learn how to program and design video games.

The Game Institute is a game development shop and online training center that teach classes related to game development for over 3000 colleges. They have accredited programs to help you follow your dream of becoming a video game developer. Whether you need live training or self paced online learning they have the tools you need to learn how to become a video game developer.

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If you are interested in career-related learning options, they offer certificate training programs and personal, private tutoring in the areas of video game art and engineering. Their programs are designed and taught by industry veterans and experienced teachers and are currently being offered in thousands of colleges, universities, and technical schools all around the world.

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For over 15 years The Game Institute has pioneered affordable, high-quality, training in the field of game development and helped countless students achieve their dreams of becoming game developers, either for a career or for their independent projects. Their training is designed for learners of all experience levels, especially beginners. Take a look at their course catalog to learn more about the courses available.

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Certificate Programs Currently Available:

Still not convinced? Take look at their numerous Student Testimonials:

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Take a look at some of their student created video games based on the Unity engine:

One interesting thing we found is they not only incorporate video game development learning, but they also touch on topics of marketing, social app integration, and in game purchasing. All of these are very useful when creating the next succesful video game on any platform. We highly suggest you visit The Game Institute and take one step forward towards your dream of video game development today.

Pokemon Go – How to Catch Them All

The Pokemon Go app is hitting the world by storm. It has already broken some records such as the most of downloads of an app on launch by on Apples App store and the fastest mobile game to reach 50 million worldwide downloads; it is currently at over 75 million downloads overall.

With all those Pokemon Go Trainers out there competition is fierce, and for new players it can be a bit overwhelming. There is a new e-book is perfect for all levels of Pokemon Go players. It is easy to follow and very thorough. Learn how the game mechanics work and the best way to train and battle Pokemon. This e-book gives you the best tips, tricks, and guidance to become the ultimate Pokemon trainer.

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You download a kindle of version of Pokemon Go Guide. It is a must for any Pokemon Trainer who wants to be the very best and catch them all!

 

League of Angels

For all of you who haven’t tried it, League of Angels is an amazing turn-based MMORPG.

As you progress through the game, you can improve your hero through skills/abilities and equipment. You can also improve your party’s strength by customizing NPCs in your party. For new players it can be quite a challenge, so we highly recommend you check out this website for League of Legends Tips and Tricks. They even provide instructions on how to receive FREE League of Angels Gift Codes.

So…what are you waiting for start playing today!

 

Amazon Price Drop Alerts

If you are anything like the staff here at Play”N”Swap, you want to make sure you get the best deal for the video games and electronics you buy. There is never a worse in the realm of buyer’s remorse when you find out you could have saved a lot more money at a different retailer or that you missed an amazing deal by only a few hours.

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Well with EZPriceAlerts, hopefully you will never experience that feeling again. It is an easy to use website that allows you to check amazon prices in real time with absolutely no registration is required; however, we highly recommend that you do sign up. Not only can you check prices in real time with a simple interface, you can set amazon price drop alerts for multiple products. For example if your waiting for that new video game you want to drop down to $30 dollars, you can schedule an alert to be sent to your email whenever this happens. You can even schedule alerts on third party items on Amazon.com like New and Used products. This site is great for the savvy gamer and we highly recommend it.

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Here is a great example of how you can set price alerts on video games your interested in. You can even see the Price History to make sure your getting the best deal.

Here is a great example of how you can set price alerts on electronics your interested in. You can even see a Price History to know for sure your getting the best deal.

The next time this PS4 bundle drops in price I will be ready. 

Minesweeper Zone

When you think of classic computer games that used to be installed by default you think of solitaire, hearts, and of course Minesweeper. Well now that those classic games no longer pre-installed on operating systems Windows 10, what’s a minesweeper fan going to do?

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Well Minesweeper Zone has everything you need to satisfy your minesweeper cravings. It has classic minesweeper, variants like hex mines, and even interactive multiplayer games like the mine sweeping race. You can submit your score to the worldwide leaderboard; you can even log in with your facebook account and post your high scores or challenge your friends to a game.

Do you have what it takes to make the top 10 in Minesweeper?

Submit your score to the worldwide leader board or share your score with friends.

Submit your score to the worldwide leader board or share it with friends.

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Hex Mines is like traditional minesweeper, but with hexes instead of squares. 

Compete in minesweeper games with players from all over the world or test your skills against computer opponents.

Compete in minesweeper games with players from all over the world or test your skills against computer opponents.

Mines Flagger is a twist on traditional minesweeper. Instead of avoiding bombs your objective is to find them. You compete against other players taking turns trying to find bombs on the minesweeper grid.

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Classic Minesweeper. Sometimes the original is all you need. 

Pokemon and RPG Youtube Channel

Hey Gamers,

Check out this new Youtube Gaming channel called Kielel Gaming. There are plenty of Let’s play videos for RPGs and content related to Pokemon, not to mention giveaways and other cool stuff.

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Let’s Play for Mana Khemia: Alchemists of Al-Revis. School is in session.  

Opening Booster packs, let’s see what we get. Watch often to learn about giveaways. 

Epic combat on the water, the S.S.Anne special.