20+ Ultimate Twitter Gaming Resources
And you thought that Twitter was not for gamers! eh? Gamers are also so much into Twitter world. Play Twitter Games in Real-Time. Find out what’s happening in a game you’re playing or are interested in… Be it Action games, Adventure games, Fighting games, Sports games, Puzzle games, Role-playing games, Shooter games, Simulation games, Strategy games or any other, You can socialize your gaming experience a lot more and bring it to another level using these apps…
Twitter for ‘Second Life’
- TwitterBox — a Twitter client for Second Life.
- SLTweets.com — a Twitter HUD for Second Life, includes mapping, notes, research, SLURL logs. On or off modes.
- TinySL.com — a Second Life specific SLURL builder and long SLURL or Second Life compression too so Twitter users know the content is relevant or an in-world (metaverse) destination.
- Sl-Messenger.com – A global IM/twitter/diary service for Second Life.
Twitter for Games
- Tagnic – New! A reputation game that you play with your friends and followers on Twitter. Trade points with other players and earn badges to display on your Twitter page.
- 140 Blood – NEW Embark on an epic fantasy adventure sprawling through heaven and hell. Make new friends as you battle orcs, demons, and dragons!
- GamerDNA – track gameplay from Xbox Live, Steam, Xifre, etc., and rebroadcast to Twitter.
- twttrblogs ~ games Hot! – TwttrBlogs now has tons of flash games! WHen you play a game on TwttrBlogs your score is recorded for all members to see! You can even challenge other Twitter/TwttrBlogs members to a game to see who’s the best!!
- GuessWord – remember Mastermind? Well this game is similar. The GuessWord server hides a word and you try to guess what it is. Tweet any word to @GuessWord and you will get clues to the mystery word within 20 seconds. Be the first to get the points. As a never-ending game, a new round is constantly created after one completes.
- FlockPoker – With FlockPoker you can create your own Texas Hold ‘Em poker table and invite people through one simple link. It’s easy and free, try it.
- SkillPod.com – The Twitter app Tweets all your game play, sharing your favorite games with your friends.
- TWord_Chains – A morphing word game where you change one word into another following rules. Played with tweets so that people know when a chain has been changed. A word chain is like: MILK … MILE … LIMES … SLIMED. This game is co-operative rather than competitive.
- Tweepshoot – A Wild West Shoot-em-up on iPhone that tests how well you know your friends. There’s also a list of the most wanted spammers, and players can brand their own spammers to help out in the war on spam. Follow @Tweepshoot to find out more.
- Twrivia – Daily trivia quiz. Dispensing useful topical trivia. Prizes some days. Answers and players’ leaderboard are shown at the website: http://twrivia.com
- TweetMyGaming – real-time feed of everything game/videogame related on Twitter.
- Tweet Words – A tweet-based mystery words games. Clues are tweeted to followers about every 5 minutes. Tweet back with your guess. A leaderboard is maintained. Follow @Tweet_Words to get your clues. Once the current word or phrase is complete, a new one starts automatically.
- Tweet Quiz – A tweet-based quiz where you must find hidden words and phrases using clues that are periodically tweeted. For example, a challenge might entail "Things associated with a Volcano" or "A meal or food made with Eggs". Tweet your answers with an @reply or play on-line. Slight misspellings are tolerated.
- Twetris – A tetris like game that uses the latest tweets from the twittosphere as blocks for the game.
- Twirl of Riches [beta] – A phrase guessing game in gameshow format similar to hangman. (By @TwtGames)
- Twtpets – A simple twitter game for pet lovers. Upload a picture of your pet. Share it with your tweeple via a short url. Vote on the cutest pet. Disclaimer: All pets are cute! No username/password required. (By @twtapps)
- Which Twitter Celebrity Are You? – A fun quiz. Answer a few questions and we’ll tell you which celeb you are most similar to!
- Whose Tweet? – A game that tests how well you know your Twitter friends. Can you figure out whose status message this is?
- TweetTest – A collection of 6 mini-games that use data from your public Tweets.
- Tweetaways – an easy way to pick a random person who has tweetwed a specific phrase. Handy for drawing winners on free giveaways on Twitter.
- tmtt -An easy app to calculate your tweets traveling time. Know the power of your tweet.
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