Amazon GameOn includes an Administration Console, for developers to create and manage their tournaments. GameOn is a set of APIs that are built on the Amazon Web Service cloud infrastructure. It provides a way to host leaderboards, multi-round competitions, and leagues in any of the countries where AWS exists, and on any operating system, device, surface, or screen size. Some features include; create competitions using the admin console, enable end-users to create competitions in-game, award in-game prizes, award real-world prizes and more.
Twelve APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Games, Analytics, and Media. Highlights include an API for Amazon GameOn Admin Console, Bikewise API for bike incident data, and the Google Page Lifecycle API. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.