Competition in the advertising market has always been tight. There’s are a lot engaging in this field to promote business. But in Bazinga, a digital entertainment company, has come up a new way on how to debunk the usual advertisement modes through advergaming. Currently, Bazinga is headquartered in the Philippines and has offices in the United States, particularly Texas and California. This digital entertainment company has remarkably added some twists in the advertisement field. If you’ve got a product or brand you need to market, Bazinga will present it to the public as a gaming app. This is called their advergaming aspect – advertising and gaming combined.
How Bazinga started
Originally, Bazinga was only a game development business. Later on, the three great pillars behind this company decided to transform it into a digital entertainment company that empowers technopreneurs. Since then, Bazinga’s team and offices rapidly grew both locally and globally. And the three movers of Bazinga, Inc. are Homer “Homerun” Nieverra, Jay Villarante, and Bren Chong.
Homer Nieverra, the President and CEO of Bazinga, Inc., has a proven track record of a successful 20 years of experience in the advertising and publishing fields. His constant quest for new media turned out to be his inclination towards the digital world. And now, he has built his new mission of empowering technopreneurs through Bazinga. Homer is a busy person who also directs and manages other budding tech startups such as Mediablast Digital, RubrikLabs, Honey Badger Studios, Web Solutions, Voisys, and Negosentro.com.
On the other hand, Jay Villarante is the Chief Product Officer of Bazinga, Inc. He’s considered as the tech guru among the three founders. His remarkable skills in the tech field enabled him to create breakthrough products such as the wallet system being used by Friendster. Conversely, Bren Chong is the Chairman of Bazinga, Inc. He’s also an active entrepreneur – considering that he has several other startups and businesses under his helm. He’s young and belongs to the new era of Filipino venture capitalists.
Bazinga keeps on reaching their goals through their adherence in their business model. Bazinga acts as a venture capitalist of its subsidiaries, enabling the subsidiaries to work and operate on their own. Together, these subsidiaries form an integrated digital ecosystem. This integrity enables the company to bring continuous fun and ecommerce to their consumers.
Bazinga World Products
Wordtrotter is one of the favorites of Bazinga. The developer of Wordtrotter is Palmagick. Here’s a little preview about Wordtrotter. To win this game, you need to help the Wordtrotters (Woogly, Weegly and Whaagly) to defeat Grimmar. Grimmar is the wicked opponent who makes the bug world consumed in darkness through casting spells on some bugs. Form the anti-spell through catching the mystical alphabet bugs. The world’s biggest gaming networks—Big Fish Games, Wild Tangent, Mochi Media and Friendster, as well as Facebook, gave their seal of approval to Wordtrotter, assuring seamless playability across all platforms.
On the other hand, Torq is a web-based car racing game for speedsters, boosted by Zing. To begin playing this game, choose the race car that fits your personality. You are also free to customize it according to your need for speed. Just be sure that your specs are better than your opponent’s to guarantee your success.
So what makes Torq different from other online racing games? It has a built-in platform allowing you to earn currency in the form of virtual cash called Zing. This virtual cash not only lets you customize your race car to pack more speed and power, but it also lets you to redeem actual physical items from the storefront.
On the other hand, Gimik@Metro is a mobile directory for foodies. This App is great for people who love to eat out. It’s a lifestyle app giving you the lowdown on new or tried dining places, cuisine offerings, their pricing, location, distance and amenities, whenever you need it, wherever you are. This is quite the handy app whenever you feel to indulge yourself in a different restaurant. And this summer, Bazinga will also join the flow as they make their stand known on one of the environmental issues we should all be concerned about.