News headlines on the cards and players' own trading activity move the stock price up and down during the game. Players close out their positions at the game's final price, and the one with the largest total profit is the winner!
Poker players and fans of party games will love Market Maker's strategic play and fast-paced action. Teachers and parents can use Market Maker to teach how stock trading works and how news items can affect stock prices.
Scoreloop is integrated to track your high scores on global leaderboards and to award your stock trading skills with over 15 custom achievements.
This application is tied to our high school class tutorial on stock market trading. Please click "Trading Tutorial" on the menu and read the friendly description of how the stock market works and how this game accurately simulates the market.
If you are interested in playing the physical card game with friends, please click the in-game link or look up Market Maker Game on Amazon. Please don't mind our in-game ad. We are only promoting our own physical card deck for your convenience. No external ads are presented.
This is our first beta release of Market Maker for Android. There are still a few rough edges. We appreciate all feedback and bug reports, and we'll work hard to address them quickly. Please send comments to email@example.com, since we cannot reply to Android Market feedback.
Explanation of Permissions:
android.permission.INTERNET - Used to launch tutorial and physical card game web site
android.permission.READ_PHONE_STATE - Required by Scoreloop to identify you by your phone's unique IMEI. **We promise no other phone state data is used!**
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Recently changed in this version:
***New in version 1.11
- Market Maker now has high-resolution graphics for large and extra-large screen sizes, e.g. Kindle Fire and Galaxy Nexus.
- Game statistics are displayed under the Options menu, tracking your number of games played, biggest profit, worst loss, etc.