Internet service provider AOL announced the launch of their first mobile game, titled ‘Clucks’. The game is quite interesting because it combines video and word games. Game which will be played on mobile devices running the iOS both iPhone and iPad has not yet been determined when the release date.
However, AOL said that the two games will be available soon on iTunes. To further enliven the game, AOL worked with Sony Pictures that will sponsor the game ‘Clucks’ by presenting artists from Sony Pictures to appear in the game, though it has not announced any artists who will appear there.
According to Sol Lipman, VP of AOL, is a unique game for players to use video to give you an answer in which they can respond if you feel like it. This game itself is not played in real time, so that it can be played offline.
According to Lipman, playing ‘Clucks’ based social video will be very exciting because in addition to see the faces of your friends, as well as be able to play the game using video.
‘Clucks’ available for free on iTunes and is described as a mix between ‘Taboo’ and ‘Draw Something’. ‘Taboo’ is known as a board game that asks the player a word to describe them based on instructions provided. While the ‘Draw Something’ is a game of online drawing and guessing game.
‘Clucks’ will take you and your opponents to guess a word that has been described. To avoid cheating while playing the game, the AOL combining ‘Clucks’ with Nuance speech recognition software as the well-known reliability and Viddy video application that allows players to post game social network Facebook.