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Week Three Contest: Win an Asus Transformer Pad Prize Bundle (Updated: Winner Picked!)

It’s the final week of DL and NVIDIA’s celebration of TegraZone’s first birthday. The turnouts have been more than fantastic, so let’s have one last hurrah! As a reminder, NVIDIA is also hosting their own separate giveaways over at TegraZone, so make sure you enter those for even more chances to win a brand new ASUS tablet and other cool prizes. Good luck to everybody.


Update:  Winner – Our winner is baldypal who enjoys playing “3 star level type games” on phones and “adventure and shoot’em up games” on tablets. He has been contacted and will receive his prize pack shortly. And with that, we wrap up this 3-week blitz of contests, powered by NVIDIA and Asus. Big shout out to both companies for providing so many amazing price packs. Be sure to check out the TegraZone if you haven’t yet, for all your gaming needs.

Prize –

Running the latest Android™ 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, the ASUS Transformer Pad (review here) is a value packed tablet that with multi-color style, and productivity with expandability when connected to the mobile dock. With a 1.2MP front and 8MP rear auto-focus camera with large F/2.2 aperture and exclusive office software, staying connected and productive has never been easier. Along with the tablet, you will also receive a matching lapdock, Jambox Speaker, and Logitech game controller.

To enter –

1.  Follow @droid_life and @NVIDIATegra on Twitter.
2.  Tweet the following:

Win a Transformer Pad Prize Pack from @droid_life and @NVIDIATegra to celebrate TegraZone’s first birthday! – http://goo.gl/V3b1s #android

3.  In the comments, tell us what your favorite type of game (FPS, RPG, etc) to play on your smartphone is.

Entry period and Winner –

The contest will run from the time of this posting until Friday (5/25/2012) at 3PM Pacific. At that time, a winner will be chosen from the comments and contacted via email. Make sure to use a valid email address with Disqus.

A huge thanks goes out to NVIDIA and ASUS for hosting the contest and putting up the prizes. 

  • My favorite games are usually puzzle games like Cogs, Cut the Rope, etc.

  • Jumpingforjroid

    Games that make you think. Quell, Sporcle, and even Shortyz crosswords.

  • Strategy games, such as tower defense, are an addictive short recreation for me.

  • fromo68

    I preper puzzle games

  • Big_EZ

    I mainly play tower defense games on my phone. I love fps, but until I have a tablet (and maybe a game pad) I will only play them on a console or PC, they aren’t very fun on a small touch screen.

  • Chris

    I like FPS shooters. I’m a product of the Doom generation.



  • Russell Parks

    My fav genre is FPS… but only recently. Didn’t really like FPS until Modern Warfare 2…

  • Casual games. Fruit Ninja is a personal favorite.

  • I like first person shooters the best, but I also enjoy casual games like Osmosis

  • GTA

  • ewilliams1009

    action games and FPS

  • Love them all – but FPS games are my favorite.

  • psik0teq

    I like strategy, FPS, and…uhm.. oh yeah, Angry Birds…a little….

  • aj34

    I love simple games that don’t take a lot of work to play. (angry birds, plants vs zombies, etc..)

  • Slyfox187

    Gotta go with the classics like tetris, solitaire, uno, & jewels

  • I like to play dungeon defenders! I also like Rip Tide, and GTA III!!!

  • Brian Bogovich

    I prefer playing puzzle games (Quell Reflect, etc.) on my smartphone, but I’m always on the lookout for a good RPG.

  • Words with Friends

  • Love ZDefense HD

  • davidpryke2

    I pretty much only play the quick, casual, action games on my phone when I have a few minutes free…nothing deeper, though RPGs are my favorite gaming genre overall.

  • Bradley Ruiz

    Racing and Puzzle


    I enjoy playing Cut the Rope.

  • James

    I like sports games like auto racing & Fifa 12.

  • Racing games are my favorite…

  • Favorite game type are the ones that challenge my mind…The puzzlers (is that a word…lol)

  • I like games I can play with friends such as Words With Friends, Sramble, or Draw Something

  • I play casual games. Where’s my water, cut the rope, etc… I don’t play often but if I am waiting for someone. Oh and it replaced a book in the bathroom.

  • Wiil Cyclone Sanchez

    rpg all day!!

  • aholland1

    I have to think a lot at work so I like games where I can zone out and relieve stress by blowing shit up or bust some skulls aka FPS or 3rd person free-roam games like GTA. Thanks!

  • seth drasner

    favorite type of game is something that keeps me from being bored while waiting, usually in line or on the train

  • I don’t usually play games on my phone, but my 6 year old made me download MineCraft Pocket Edition. He loves this game.
    I’d have to say that I’ve always been a FPS gamer.

  • Casual games.. Angry Birds, MIB3, ect

  • I enjoy playing puzzle games on my phone such as Unblock Me, Where’s My Water and Cut the Rope!

  • I like playing casual games on my phone, usually don’t spend time playing many of them (would rather game on PC or xbox).

  • ocarcallas

    I like more social games like chess games, poker games, scrabble. Games that can be played with other people! It’s like hanging out with your friends while you’re at work!

  • I like to play puzzle/strategy games like Plants vs Zombies, Angry Birds, etc.

  • I love games like angry birds… enough thought to be interesting, but not enough that they don’t let me relax. Pocket Legends is a good hack and slash as well.

  • Adam Wilkins

    gta III… if it didn’t glitch out so much…

  • Justin

    RPGs are definitely my favorite, Illusia is holding my attention span atm.

  • I like playing Strategy games or tower defense games because those games are really awesome.

  • GazaIan

    That’s a tough one, but I gotta say MMOs, especially MMORPG games. I just love the fact that you can interact and compete against other people, it makes the game really fun.

  • dtm4

    I like easy games that don’t take a long time to play so I can just play for a few minutes when I have some down time.

  • GuidZilla

    My favorite types for mobile are FPS and Sidescrollers.

  • RedPandaAlex

    I like a good puzzle game, but I’m looking for an easy-to-pick-up RPG

  • I currently have a droid x2, angry birds, and cut the rope work well, but more intense games are not perfect. But anything that passes time and is semi fun.

  • I have always loved rpgs and love them just as much on my smartphone.

  • Tower games make ma happy in transit.

  • On my smartphone, it would have to be puzzle games.

  • Larry Franks

    I like puzzle games and casual games. Monopoly and Angry Birds and stuff like that. But I have gotten pretty addicted to GTAIII on it once or twice.