Windows Phone 8 Developer Offer
Marmalade is strengthening our support for the increasingly popular Windows Phone 8 platform with a great offer for developers. Publish your app to the Windows Phone store and you may be eligible for some fantastic rewards.
Facts at a glance
What’s in it for you?
- FREE Windows Phone Dev Center registration token
- FREE Windows Phone 8 Device
- FREE 3 month Marmalade Indie license
- Earn Nokia DVLUP points (points can be redeemed for a 1 year Marmalade Indie license or used towards other great prizes such as an Xbox 360 or Visual Studio Pro)*
Who can participate?
You can participate if you are on a Marmalade free trial, have a Community or Indie license or if you’re completely new to Marmalade. If this doesn’t sound like you and you’re interested in participating please get in touch, we’d be happy to help.
How to participate
This is a quick overview of the main steps so you understand what will be involved, full details will be sent to you by email once you sign up.
You need to register or log in to sign up for this offer.
Download the latest version of the Marmalade SDK
Click here to download the latest version of the SDK which contains support for the Windows Phone Emulator.
Make sure you have Windows 8 Desktop and the Windows Phone 8 SDK. For more information see here.
Test and submit
Test your app using the Windows Phone Emulator and when you are happy, submit a final version to the Windows Phone Dev Center.
Once published in the store, tell us and Microsoft will review for the offer eligibility
Tell us the live URL and Microsoft will review the app and determine if it’s eligible for the offer. Microsoft is looking for quality apps, that are innovative and differentiate from others in the same genre and have the potential for 3+ star rating. Once qualified they will send you a Windows Phone 8 device. Upon eligibility we will then issue your free Marmalade Indie license and Nokia DVLUP points. This offer closes on 31st January so make sure your app is on the Windows Phone Store by then!
Have your app selected as the best submission of the week, and get promoted by Microsoft
Impress the team at the Windows Phone Developer Center and they will actively bring your game to the attention of a growing audience.
DVLUP is Nokia’s rewards program for developers to earn and redeem points for rewards such as latest phones, accessories, developer tools and app placement opportunities. You can also collect cool badges and share your achievements with the DVLUP community.
To find out more visit www.dvlup.com.