Armor Games

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Armor Games, Inc
ArmorGamesLogo.jpg
Type of businessFree online flash game publisher
Type of site
Host for Flash-based browser games, game publisher
Available inEnglish
Foundedfl. March 2004 (as Games Of Gondor)[1]
October 2005 (under current name)[2]
HeadquartersIrvine, California, United States
Founder(s)Daniel McNeely[3][4]
Key peopleDaniel McNeely (CEO)
IndustryComputer Games
Websitehttp://armorgames.com/
Alexa rankDecrease 3,760 (January 2018)[5]
RegistrationOptional
Current statusActive

Armor Games is a website based in Irvine, California, that hosts free Flash-based browser games across a wide variety of genres, including point-and-click adventure, arcade, puzzle, and MMO games. It was founded in 2004 by Daniel McNeely.[3][6]

In addition to the ability for users to chat and create profiles, Armor Games primarily hosts curated Flash games and MMOs, sometimes sponsoring their creation. Each is uploaded and maintained by its original developer, with some including unlockable player achievements. In recent years, Armor Games has begun supporting HTML5 titles.

PC Magazine listed it in 2007 as one of the Top 100 undiscovered websites.[7]

Notable sponsored games[edit]

Armor Games Studios[edit]

Under the name Armor Games Studios, the company has begun to develop and publish indie games for Steam, mobile devices, and consoles.

Title Developer(s) Genre(s) Platform(s)
Pinstripe Atmos Games Action-adventure Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux
Sonny Krin Juangbhanich RPG Microsoft Windows, macOS, iOS
Soda Dungeon Afro-Ninja Productions RPG Microsoft Windows, iOS, Android
Sentry Knight Tactics Tyler Myers, Justin Wolf RPG, Strategy Microsoft Windows, macOS
Super Chibi Knight PestoForce RPG, Action-adventure Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux
The Big Journey Catfishbox Adventure iOS, Android
Cursed Treasure 2 IriySoft Strategy, Tower-defense Microsoft Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android
GemCraft - Chasing Shadows GameinaBottle Strategy, RPG, Tower-defense Microsoft Windows

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Games of Gondor". GamesofGondor.com. Retrieved 2010-03-19.
  2. ^ "GamesofGondor.com". Games Of Gondor. Retrieved 2010-03-19. GamesofGondor.com will be changing to armorgames.com/ in 3 days.
  3. ^ a b "About Armor Games". Armor Games. Archived from the original on 23 March 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-19.
  4. ^ McElroy, Justin. "The Joystiq Indie Pitch: Armor Games". Joystiq. Retrieved 2010-05-12.
  5. ^ "Armorgames.com Site Overview". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2016-01-15.
  6. ^ "Armor Games". IGN. Archived from the original on 28 December 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-15.
  7. ^ "Top 100 undiscovered Sites". PC Magazine (6): 55. November 2007. ISSN 0888-8507.

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