Working with Chiquita Brands International and Universal Pictures has truly been an honor and a privilege. After all, it is not everyday that you get to team up with two of the largest brands in the world today.
Especially on a project that involves something as enjoyable as games. The HTML5 games we created for co-promoting Chiquita Bananas and Despicable Me 3 are proverbial feathers on our cap.
We started giving an account of this creative journey with the first game in the series, Banana Frenzy. We continued the story with the second game, an endless runner called Minions Banana Hop. This third and final installment is all about Me Me Match 3 Jam.
The game’s title alludes to the Minions’ penchant for repeatedly shouting “Me! Me!” every time there is a need for a volunteer on any task.
The match-3 mechanics of the game require the alignment of 3 or more similar items to eliminate them from the board and score. The items are the various characters in Despicable Me. These include Gru and his kids Margo, Edith, and Agnes, as well as Lucy and of course some Minions.
Players have to clear a given number of tiles of some of the characters before they can move on to the next round. They have to try and reach the best score within the imposed time limit. Helping them along the way are bananas, which when clicked, clear a large area of tiles.
Watch a clip of the game in action below:
As with the two other games in the project, Me Me Match 3 Jam was developed using a reskinning process.
Our client selected one of our pre-existing match-3 games called Candy Jam. We then modified it to incorporate artwork, music, and sound that are distinct to the brands of interest.
This technique is a time-saving and cost-effective way to produce brilliant games for marketing and promotion.
HTML5 games are a fun and interactive way for brands to engage target consumers online. They provide visitors to campaign websites rich and engrossing content.
And this is achieved in a smooth way since the game is embedded in the website itself. The users do not need to go to an app store to download the game. Since HTML5 games are written in a the standard language that browsers speak, players do not have to install any plugins or extensions.
Despicable Me is a movie franchise beloved by many. Chiquita bananas are the most popular fruits in the world. These two brands coming together for one awesome global marketing campaign deserve awesome interactive content.
Web games have given our clients just that. We have helped them achieve goals to engage the target audience. We created games that give consumers a fun and interactive activity, grabbing their attention and heightening interest. These positively influence the conversion funnel.
More and more companies, from small startups to huge global brands, are embracing HTML5 games in their marketing campaigns. Each will have different goals and needs, but they all agree that branded games are a must-have for their brands.
We are always excited to share in our clients’ journeys. Each game we create is a testament to our commitment to help each one of them reach their goals.
We’d really love to hear what yours are. Allow us to help you achieve them with games. Leave us your thoughts on our contact page.
|Brand Matching Games: Engaging On-site Visitors in Automotive Showroom Events|
|NFT Marketing Games For Artists and Lifestyle Brands|
|Catch Falling Objects HTML5 Game For A Corporate Event|
|HTML5 Basketball Games To Promote A Snack Brand|
|Lead Gen Game for a Rugby Event|
|HTML5 Microsite Game: Running An Effective Competition With Leaderboards|
|HTML5 Pac Man Game For Corporate Virtual Events|
|Vertical flying HTML5 game for a smartphone brand|
|Endless Running Game For A Sneaker Brand|
|Fruit Slicing Game For Virtual Events|
|Santa Run, a Christmas HTML5 Game For Retail|
|HTML5 Game For A Frozen Pizza Brand|
|Coupon Codes As In-Game Rewards|
|Educational Games for 20 Million Students in the US|
|HTML5 Games for Non-Profit Events|
|Games on Hotel Tablets: Improving Room Service|
|Games As Online Competitions During The COVID-19 Pandemic|
|Lead Gen Games For The Sneaker Industry|
|Playable Ads For The Sneaker Industry|
|Advergames in the Insurance and Risk Management Industry|
|Interactive Trivia Games For Corporate Events|
|White Label HTML5 Game Portal|
|Garfield Puzzle: Educational Game Using HTML5 Bespoke Development|
|Subscription-Based Mobile Game Portal|
|Gamification Workshop For HR (Human Resources) Part 1|
|Bespoke HTML5 Games for the Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Industry|
|Interactive HTML5 Games for Events|
|HTML5 Games for Recycling, Environmental, and other Green Campaigns|
|Game-based Marketing for Luxury Brands|
|Promoting Social Awareness Via HTML5 Games|
|Branded Mini-Game for Toyota Tundra Event|
|HTML5 Games for Retail Businesses|
|Game Reskin With Youtube Influencers|
|Playable Ads For Brands|
|Reskin Games for Food and Beverage Industry|
|HTML5 Games For In-flight Entertainment (IFE) Systems|
|HTML5 Games for Outdoor Camping Business|
|Game Reskin for Data Center Companies|
|HTML5 Game For The Automotive Industry|
|HTML5 Games For Senior and Elderly Care|
|HTML5 Millionaire Quiz Game for 11 million followers|
|SMS Subscription for HTML5 Games Portal|
|Games Portal Localization for Mobile Operators in Middle East|
|HTML5 Games in Rear Seats of Taxis and Cars|
|Galaxis HTML5 Game Portal For 20 Million Indonesian Subscribers|
|OSN On The Run: HTML5 Game for a TV Network|
|Opera Browser HTML5 Games|
|Ninja Jean-Bobby: HTML5 Game For A Designer Shoe Brand|
|HTML5 Games Portal for Digicel|
|A HTML5 Game Portal for MTN: A Mobile Network Operator|
"We found MarketJS very easy to work with, and were impressed with how quickly they delivered and responded to our questions."
Rebecca MacDonald, VP of Marketing, Active Navigation
"MarketJS was very easy to work with, and they were always responsive to our questions and requests."
Jeff Robertson, Vice President of Technology & Operations, Carbon8
"It's has been a sincere pleasure to work with MarketJS, they always provide great work and are very professional."
Becky Tavera, Director of Licensing & Acquisitions, Defy Media
"MarketJS consistently delivers quality games on time and on budget. They are a great partner."
Scott Sheppard, President and CTO, MoZeus
"We had a great experience working with MarketJS. They were able to move fast on a tight timeline project and deliver exactly what we required with record time and quality. Definitely will be working with them on future projects to help bring our client’s digital needs to life."
Lauren Boutette, Account Director, Lumency
"MarketJS went above and beyond to deliver our projects tailored to our needs. Very swift and quick response and turnaround time. Highly recommended."
Yazan Al Tamimi, Account Manager, Socialize Agency
"Thanks so much for the work your team did. MarketJS was able to work with us to create a custom solution that exceeded our expectations."
Mike Davis, Sales Manager, ComQi
"We are really satisfied with MarketJS. They are quick to help with any troubleshooting and implementation."
Liliya H., Content Specialist, Telecoming
"It was a great pleasure working with MarketJS, they really helped thinking along with our needs. The delivery of the content was always quick and every custom request we had was possible to develop."
Willem van Ditzhuijzen, Business Development, CreativeClicks
"We are extremely happy with the content and service which MarketJS has provided us."
Matt McPherson, Director / Strategic Accounts , Wildtangent
"MarketJS provided excellent support and responded well to ad-hoc requests."
Seah Li-Wei, Project Manager, Spoon Creative
"MarketJS collaborated with our team really well and delivered quality work."
Kevin MacDonald, CTO, TeachTown
"MarketJS has been outstanding; they were patient and very helpful in delivering quality service that matches our custom game requirements."
Marlon Santos, Researcher and Senior Software Engineer, University of Sydney
"We've worked with MarketJS on a number of games now and always find them to be easy and efficient to work with."
Ben Gilbert, Project Manager, Ichi Worldwide
"We are very pleased working with MarketJS, it was far above our expectations in terms of deliverables."
Didier Seevraz, Digital Media Specialist, Lottotech
"MarketJS was fast, responsive and very customer focused. It was a pleasure to work with them."
Bryan Wursten, Senior Digital Editor, Boy Scouts of America
Please be as detailed as possible. Include details such as
By sharing your goals and specific requirements, we can better assist you.
Our team shall be in touch within 12 hours.