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The first online and in-person game to use GIFs to get your message across

Developer description

This is the game you have been waiting for!

YIX breaks mobile gaming ground in a new game ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 3

Published 13 Jul 2014

It's not easy to come up with an original game concept these days. YIX is a new game for iOS that actually manages to come up with something a little bit different to keep us amused. Well, to be honest, you can't really call this entertaining and very social game truly original because it's origins lie in games like Cards Against Humanity and Apples To Apples but, with it's use of animated GIFs rather than cards, it offers a unique take on a fun and often hilarious piece of entertainment that you can play with family and friends.
 
The creation and consumption of GIFs has risen to new highs over the last couple of years and people are now using them regularly as forms of communication as well as pure entertainment. Up till now, they haven't been used as the main component of a game. YIX is a new multiplayer game that offers something highly original in mobile gaming by bringing groups together - in person or online - to compete against each other using hilarious GIFs. The game asks players to submit their funniest GIF responses in answer to a wide range of phrases and questions that are put to them. Users can upload and use custom GIFs or play GIFs from their stored favorites to provide big laughs with the best and most relevant responses. The app features a rich archive of GIF content and, given the ease of producing new content, gives brands...