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As part of TimePlay’s continuous US expansion it will be launching at Frank Theatres on February 17th. All moviegoers who come early to experience TimePlay will receive a free small drink with a large popcorn in the apps MyStuff folder. First place players will win a one hour video arcade card and players 2-10 will …

by Amanda Wong

Many marketers in this decade realize that a smartphone is the best channel to reach your target audience. In an effort to engage movie goers and revive one of the most successful horror film brands, RINGS, Paramount Pictures collaborated with TimePlay to release an interactive trailer. The concept is moviegoers devices are transformed into fright …

by Amanda Wong

Interactive aspect in new texting and driving campaign makes an impact Susan Krashinsky – MARKETING REPORTER The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016 5:17PM EDT Try to have a talk with your kids about making good choices, and watch the fidgeting and eye-rolling begin. Public service announcements face the same attitude, and not just …

by Amanda Wong

New ‘Choices’ ad uses TimePlay app to warn moviegoers of distracted driving CHRIS POWELL, OCTOBER 26, 2016 Would you be willing to drive with your eyes completely closed for five seconds? Research shows texting while behind the wheel is the equivalent. Despite the obvious risks, however, research suggests texting and driving is a factor in between …

by Amanda Wong

The Vista Project and SMPTE Join Forces with TimePlay to Offer a Proven Interactive Platform for Student Filmmaker Competition Deadline for Submissions Extended to November 15 Partnership Adds Cutting-Edge Smartphone Technology to Facilitate Audience Interaction with Content on the Big Screen WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – September 20, 2016 — TimePlay Inc., a leader in interactive …

by Amanda Wong

The Telus Emoji Challenge, sponsored by Telus, tests your ability to use emojis in everyday conversation, competing against other players in the audience. There are three different types of questions and the goal of each game is to match the phrase with the correct emoji or vice versa. Here’s how you play: The Emoji Challenge is exciting and simple to play. For …

by Amanda Wong

Chevy Finger Race, sponsored by Chevrolet, allows you to race your very own car on the big screen, competing against other players in the audience. The goal of the game is to trace the track on your screen, out-racing your friends, family, and if you’re a champion, the whole theatre! We have some insider tips for all the …

by Amanda Wong

http://www.filmjournal.com/features/text-or-not-text-exhibitors-mull-over-policy-mobile-device-use-shows-potential William Shakespeare once penned the immortal words “To be or not to be…” A modern-day question in the theatrical exhibition world is whether to allow moviegoers yet another venue for utilizing their smartphones and other mobile devices (aka “appendages”), at the risk of disturbing their fellow theatre attendees. In other words, “To text or not to …

by Amanda Wong

Cineplex and TimePlay are giving you, the player, the opportunity to have your very own question appear on the big screen! All you need to do is follow @TimePlayEnt or @CineplexMovies on twitter and tweet us your best DC related trivia question with the hashtag #CineplexTimePlay. The contest begins on July 12th, 2016 and ends on August 2nd, 2016 at 11:59 PM EST. …

by Amanda Wong

We have a brand new game for y’all to play this weekend featured in the screenings of The BFG, The Secret Life of Pets, and Finding Dory! Get pumped! YoYo’s Hopper allows you to play as a cute little bunny rabbit hopping through our YoYo’s inspired CandyLand, collecting delicious frozen yogurt. Try and catch the most Yo Bowls, out-hopping your friends, family, and …

by Amanda Wong