Building social JavaScript games

We all strive to make fun, popular, and engaging games. One of the best ways to build an audience is to make your games more social. The classic element of social gameplay is a leaderboard system. Most of us remember competing for the high score on...

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Join our beta for realtime chat

We're excited to announce our latest addition to the Heroic Labs platform. This has been heavily requested from our developer community. We appreciate all the feedback we've received on the technical implementation as we've built up towards this beta...

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Announcing our Datastore API

Back in early 2015 we released our first API for general purpose data storage with game clients. It had a very simple goal; give developers an API to write data objects to the service which belong to a specific player. This player was required to be...

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Hub, our new Heroic dashboard

Today we're excited to give our users beta access to our new Heroic dashboard, Hub. It is the result of months of effort to bring you the best developer experience we can. Hub will be updated regularly as we roll out new features into the platform...

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Authenticate users with Game Center

Social login has been at the core of many games and applications for a while now. It allows users to connect with their existing credentials and share the game experience with friends, as well as many other possibilities.

Today we are announcing the...

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