Kongregate News

Aug. 16, 2012

New Kongregate Version: Bug fixes and image size requirements for game icons

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Couple of minor visual bug fixes and setting a hard limit on minimum image icon sizes. You can read the details in the forum.

Aug. 02, 2012

New Kongregate Version: Return of friends and fans

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Biggest change to this last deploy is that we have switched back to friends/fans from followers and following. You can read the details in the forum.

Jul. 31, 2012

New Kongregate Version: Listing games on collaborators' profiles and more security fixes

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We've made some security fixes with this latest deploy. Also, for collaborators, we started listing your games on your profile in the games section. You can read the details in the forum.

Jul. 26, 2012

New Kongregate Version: Security Fixes

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We've made some security fixes with this latest deploy. You can read the details in the forum.

Jul. 16, 2012

New Kongregate Release: Activity Feeds for Everyone!

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We have now turned on the activity feed for all of our users with our latest release. You can read the details in the forum.

May. 23, 2012

World Exclusive - Big Head Bash

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Wanna check out the world exclusive premier of Big Head Bash, the newest multiplayer shooter from American McGee, the acclaimed game designer ? Well, the open beta is a Kong exclusive, so you can get in on the action now!


This game has been sucking time away from the Kongregate offices – you’d better practice or Jim Greer is going to pwn your ass. ;) The game will be going live for everyone soon, but this is a special closed-beta preview for our more experienced users. Enjoy!

Feb. 22, 2012

Better tags and developer features

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Another site update last night, we improved the accuracy of tags and released some new developer features. Details in the forums.

Jan. 25, 2012

New Kongregate Version: Minor Site Changes

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. Just a couple of minor changes. Mostly just adding and removing links on game pages. Other fixes and changes are highlighted in our forums.

Jan. 09, 2012

New Kongregate Version: Profile bar changes and minor bug fixes

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. We changed how the username works and how the messages link works in the profile bar. Other fixes and changes are highlighted in our forums.

Dec. 19, 2011

New Kongregate Version: Kong Plus launch, new chat tabs and new homepage for all!

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. We are launching with our newest product Kong Plus, added new chat tabs for room and game chat and rolling out our new homepage for everyone. Other fixes and changes are highlighted in our forums.

Dec. 06, 2011

New Kongregate Version: New Homepage Split Test

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. We decided to split test our new homepage design. Other fixes and changes are highlighted in our forums.

Nov. 08, 2011

New Kongregate Version: More navigation tweaks and thank your forum mods!

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. We made tweaks to the navigation and the ability for you to thank your forum mods. Other fixes are highlighted in in our forums.

Oct. 26, 2011

New Kongregate Version: New navigation winner selected!

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. We selected a winner in our navigation test and everyone will now see the same version. Other fixes are highlighted in in our forums.

Sep. 26, 2011

New Kongregate Version: New navigation and footer test and changes to developer payment history pages

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. We have made big changes to our site navigation and footer. Also for developers, we have made changes to the payment history pages so it's now easier to see which payments are pending and which ones have been paid. Other fixes are highlighted in in our forums.

Sep. 22, 2011

Announcing Our Tyrant Contest Winner!

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We've selected the winner of our Tyrant contest, and it's (drumroll please)...Paradoxin! He gets a $10,000 GameStop gift card and some major bragging rights. Let's give him all a hand - the greatest Tyrant of them all!

Sep. 22, 2011

Introducing Kongregate Arcade 2.0

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Ever wish the Kongregate Arcade for Android was a little more multi-player? Now it is! We've released Kongregate Arcade 2.0, including features that allow users to compare scores with their friends in real-time, a messaging center, and even the ability to earn GameStop PowerUp Rewards points. Check out our official press release here, and download the app today!

Sep. 14, 2011

Kongratulations, schonstal!

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/ ESCAPE \ has won the Jam portion of this summer's Ludum Dare competition! The developers include IncredibleApe, r0br0, and Kongregate's very own schonstal! Made in a single weekend, / ESCAPE \ provides at least that much time in simple, addictive fun. Kongrats to the devs, we're very proud of you all!

Sep. 07, 2011

New Kongregate Version: Linking PUR through mobile devices

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. We have now added the ability to link your PowerUp Rewards account with your mobile device. Other fixes are highlighted in in our forums.

Aug. 31, 2011

Unity Blitz Contest: Win a Pass to Unite11

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Kongregate is pleased to announce that it is partnering with Unity to give away three tickets to Unity’s Unite11 conference in San Francisco, Sept 28 – 30. These tickets are valued at $400 each, so it’s a pretty sweet deal. :) To pick who gets the tickets, we’re going to run a game blitz development contest. You can read about the rules and entry information in the contest thread. Good luck everyone!

Aug. 24, 2011

New developer site! Recommendations for all!

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A new version of Kongregate was released tonight. Some changes include our new developer site and getting notifications when developers reply to your comments. Other fixes are highlighted in in our forums.