Armored Warfare – Military Combat Action for the PC

In previous posts we’ve mentioned PC games that we announced at Games Developer Conference: Skyforge and World of Speed. Today, we look at Armored Warfare, a massively multi-player, online tactical military video game developed by Obsidian Entertainment and to be published by My.com as a free-to-compete experience for PCs in 2014. Continue reading Armored Warfare – Military Combat Action for the PC

Skyforge – We Take a Closer Look

If walking the hero’s path – from newborn immortal, to mighty champion, to becoming a God capable of standing toe-to-toe with other major Gods – interest you, then take a look at Skyforge.

The upcoming MMORPG is a fresh, free-to-play online gaming experience that transports players to a universe at war in an epic tale of Gods engaged in celestial combat.

Announced last week at Game Developers Conference, here we take a closer look at the game-play that awaits you in Skyforge. Continue reading Skyforge – We Take a Closer Look

Cars, Racing and Much More – World of Speed

Recently we announced My.com will publish World of Speed in 2014 as an online action-racing video game on the PC.

In World of Speed, players can hop into the driver seat of their favorite cars and race across real world circuits and tracks carved from the streets of real world cities. As an online experience, players can create and join in-game Clubs, compete against other players and teams in a variety of diverse gameplay modes, interact and show off in the Airfield social hub and dominate the world in Territory Wars.

Check out the trailer. Continue reading Cars, Racing and Much More – World of Speed

Early Looks at PC Games & New Mobile Game

It’s an exciting day at My.com!

Today we announced that our games portfolio is expanding into the PC video game realm with three new PC game announcements. At Game Developers Conference 2014 in San Francisco, we showed for the first time, our massively multiplayer online (MMO) games that will provide entertainment and social experiences across multiple game genres and platforms. They include Armored Warfare, Skyforge and World of Speed.

We continue releasing exciting mobile games too; we also announced Evolution, our new, real-time role-playing game for iOS devices.

The expansion of myGames into the PC game world is an important milestone in the vision of building a communication and entertainment platform. Our work in the PC game world leverages the extensive experience of our parent company, Mail.ru Group, who has created over 30 online games to date.

Here’s a quick summary of each of these newly announced games. Continue reading Early Looks at PC Games & New Mobile Game

Designing the User Experience for Mobile Apps

Today we talked with our user experience team to find out their approach for creating a new user experience on mobile. They discussed with us their process and thinking about how they created the design experience for myMail. We’d love to hear from other user experience designers, myMail users and anyone else who has some thoughts on creating mobile user experiences. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

Alexey and Yuri, User Experience Team

Alexey_UX Yury_UXQ. myMail customers have complimented the app on its design. Can you share how you came about the design?

That’s good news for us :) We’re making a series of publications on designer social network Behance Continue reading Designing the User Experience for Mobile Apps

Join the myChat beta team

Ready for the new version of myChat on iOS? If you want to be a key part of our team, participate in our Beta Users Community for iPhone and iPad users. All you need is to install the app on your device and tell us what you think. Open on your iPhone or iPad the link below and you will get the latest version.

http://bit.ly/mychatbeta

What’s New

  • A new design for calls and video chat, See new fun features when calling!
  • Sticker’s are now organized with tabs. Now it’s easier to use and download more sets.
  • New emoticons! Find them all by tapping on the smile icon.
  • App’s status shown in title bar when connecting and updating.
  • Chinese, Spanish and Turkish languages are available.
  • Add new contacts by phone number directly from the app.

Feel free to tell us what you think of these updates or report any issue with this beta version. Use the app’s feedback form or email to mychat@corp.my.com. We hope to see you on the team!

My.com – MyChat team

Our Design Journey Pays Off

We love good design whether in a mobile app’s user experience, a website or corporate branding.  So we were thrilled to receive recognition from prestigious design experts who comb the web looking for examples of cutting-edge work. Below are some of the sites that have bestowed recognition to the myMail mobile app, the myMail website or the My.com brand.

Awwwards – The design experts at Awwwards gave the mymail.my.com website a special mention badge for high marks in design, creativity, usability and content. Continue reading Our Design Journey Pays Off

4 Advanced Features: myChat

On one hand, myChat is an easy and free way to send instant messages on your mobile. Its simple-to-use features will connect you to your contacts quickly.

On the other hand, you can use myChat’s powerful features to make free audio calls, free video calls and share photos, videos and documents.

Here we’ll walk through a few of the simple and powerful features of myChat. Notice something we didn’t cover? Let us know below. Continue reading 4 Advanced Features: myChat

We love your feedback – new myMail features

Since we launched myMail last November, we’ve already added a few features that users have requested. It is important to hear your feature requests and feedback on myMail – we take it very seriously! That is why we have added a special icon in the app called Feedback. It looks like this:

Click on this icon, type your text and click Send. Done! A few minutes later we get  Continue reading We love your feedback – new myMail features