Amazon GameOn allows developers to host in-game events so that customers can compete for bragging rights and prizes. It enables developers with ability to integrate their games with Amazon GameOn competitions. 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 and real-world prizes and more.
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Amazon is doing its part to boost gaming competition through its recently announced GameOn platform. GameOn allows developers to introduce competitions into their games regardless of device, operating system, screen size, etc. Developers can offer in-game or real world prizes through GameOn.