To celebrate Singapore’s 50th birthday, five mobile games that are specifically designed to be uniquely Singaporean will be released to the Google Play and iOS App Stores. This is part of an MDA-led initiative to celebrate Singapore’s golden jubilee. The five games were chosen out of 40 entries that emerged from a call for proposals in June 2014 by a panel of industry members: Mr David Ng, CEO of Gumi Asia, Straits Times editor Mr Oo Gin Lee, Albert Lim, Member of the Games Solutions Centre’s Management Committee, and Mr Joachim Ng, Director of Industry Operations at the Media Development Authority. Of the five games, four are being funded by the MDA. The fifth, Satay Club, was independently developed but was selected to join the series after the developer volunteered for the game to be part of the initiative.
The five games are: