Next Player Up

is creating an Open Video Game Database API

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The Who & What of Next Player Up


We are a team of developers who are passionate about video games and want to build a media company around the idea of just talking about games. We feel there isn't a media outlet for this yet - not one that combines player curated content and lets you discover and follow your favorite game players or game developers in one location.

The best thing about our site is: it's ran by developers who happen to LOVE video games. We are NOT a media company, we are NOT journalists, we have no reason (financial or otherwise) to build a video game website except for the fact it's fun and we believe in it. We are going to work with the gaming community (people who visit our web site) to constantly improve it. What other gaming website can tell you that?

For the more tech-savvy visitors - we've built this using the latest web technology and have a mobile-first initiative here. We are using a custom built CMS for entering data onto the site (back-end) and the CMS is separate and does not control anything on the front-end. This gives us both a separation of concerns (security and reliability) and more control over how both work and are implemented (user experience and customizability). We currently have an agile workflow - and this will help us as we gather feedback from the community to quickly adjust, develop, test, and push these improvements to our visitors.

We can't answer all your questions, but you can send us a Tweet and we will do our best to respond. @nextplayerup

A Collection of External Links

Twitter
https://twitter.com/NextPlayerUp

Ask.Fm
http://ask.fm/NextPlayerUp

Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/onslaught/nex...

Tiers
Personal API Access
$1 or more per month
The basic level of API Access gets you acquainted with the API and is meant for anyone who may be writing a website or basic application:

- 15 Requests / 15 Minutes

- 1440 Requests / Day

Developer API Access
$5 or more per month
This level of API Access opens up new endpoints and increases the number of requests we will accept.


- 30 Requests / 15 Minutes

- 2880 Requests / Day

- New Endpoints

Production API Access
$10 or more per month
Meant for low-traffic production web sites or native applications.


- 10,000 Requests / Day

Business API Access
$50 or more per month
Provides almost unlimited requests per day, and new endpoints that deliver bulk data to your server.
Enterprise API + Webhook Access
$100 or more per month
Provides almost unlimited requests per day, new endpoints for bulk data, and the ability to setup webhooks so new data (based on search criteria) is sent to you immediately.
Goals
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What it takes to own, operate, maintain, and grow our API. Your directly funding our dream to bring you real-time game information, as well as establish an open and transparent platform for game news and coverage.
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The Who & What of Next Player Up


We are a team of developers who are passionate about video games and want to build a media company around the idea of just talking about games. We feel there isn't a media outlet for this yet - not one that combines player curated content and lets you discover and follow your favorite game players or game developers in one location.

The best thing about our site is: it's ran by developers who happen to LOVE video games. We are NOT a media company, we are NOT journalists, we have no reason (financial or otherwise) to build a video game website except for the fact it's fun and we believe in it. We are going to work with the gaming community (people who visit our web site) to constantly improve it. What other gaming website can tell you that?

For the more tech-savvy visitors - we've built this using the latest web technology and have a mobile-first initiative here. We are using a custom built CMS for entering data onto the site (back-end) and the CMS is separate and does not control anything on the front-end. This gives us both a separation of concerns (security and reliability) and more control over how both work and are implemented (user experience and customizability). We currently have an agile workflow - and this will help us as we gather feedback from the community to quickly adjust, develop, test, and push these improvements to our visitors.

We can't answer all your questions, but you can send us a Tweet and we will do our best to respond. @nextplayerup

A Collection of External Links

Twitter
https://twitter.com/NextPlayerUp

Ask.Fm
http://ask.fm/NextPlayerUp

Kickstarter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/onslaught/nex...

Recent posts by Next Player Up

Tiers
Personal API Access
$1 or more per month
The basic level of API Access gets you acquainted with the API and is meant for anyone who may be writing a website or basic application:

- 15 Requests / 15 Minutes

- 1440 Requests / Day

Developer API Access
$5 or more per month
This level of API Access opens up new endpoints and increases the number of requests we will accept.


- 30 Requests / 15 Minutes

- 2880 Requests / Day

- New Endpoints

Production API Access
$10 or more per month
Meant for low-traffic production web sites or native applications.


- 10,000 Requests / Day

Business API Access
$50 or more per month
Provides almost unlimited requests per day, and new endpoints that deliver bulk data to your server.
Enterprise API + Webhook Access
$100 or more per month
Provides almost unlimited requests per day, new endpoints for bulk data, and the ability to setup webhooks so new data (based on search criteria) is sent to you immediately.