In the real Hollywood where information is major currency, the more you know about the business the better you can maneuver.
So the ‘Deadline Hollywood Game’ will usher in the next generation of Facebook play by incorporating Deadline.com’s real-time breaking headlines to influence actions and reputations – with the effect of making the game as unpredictable as filmmaking itself.
Nikki Finke’s Deadline.com, Paramount Digital Entertainment, and Liquid Entertainment announce the upcoming release of the ‘Deadline Hollywood Game’ on Facebook this summer.[ Also Read: American Express Gold Rush on Facebook ]
The new Facebook game allows players to experience what it really takes to make it in Hollywood. The game is designed for wannabes and showbiz moguls. It also becomes the first game of its kind to incorporate real-time breaking news that influences gameplay.
The game employs the same mixture of street smarts and dumb luck to make it in The Industry by allowing players to choose one of several career paths – actor, screenwriter, producer, director, agent, studio executive – leading to success or ruin.[ Also Read: How to become a Facebook Star: 10 Tips ]
Thomas Lesinski, president of Paramount Digital Entertainment, said: “To capture the essence of the inner workings in Hollywood, this game incorporates actual entertainment news feeds as reported by Deadline.com which is an innovative next step for the Facebook game platform.”[ Also Read: Buy Your Friend a Beer Offer on Facebook ]
The ‘Deadline Hollywood Game’ will launch this summer with invitation-only play by select showbiz insiders. Facebook users can pre-register at http://www.deadline.com/deadline-hollywood-facebook-game/ to be among the first people to know when the game goes live and to be entered to win a Hollywood Mogul Swag Bag.
Additionally, 40 runners-up will win a pair of movie tickets courtesy of Hollywood Movie Money.
Liquid Entertainment, a development studio, worked with Nikki to develop the gamed based on her idea. Paramount Digital Entertainment is publishing and distributing the ‘Deadline Hollywood Game’ this summer.