We are trying to decide on our gamification and points scoring strategy for our health game, we are modeling after "candy crush" with it's near immediate gratification, with extra pointfor photo uploads of fruit and veggie and water photos, and extra point for sharing with friends, does it make sense to set up this simple system with Game Center at apple for the initial sprint, then add in points for weight loss with the next release?
I've never built an mhealth startup, but I have spent a lot of time researching and implementing gamified product experiences. I would suggest the following resources:
1) Anything Gabe writes + videos online
These are the 3 people I turn to .. they're brilliant