How Iphone Game Development will kill Portable Game Consoles
iPhone’s entry in to mobile world got attention not just because of its features but also the immense opportunities it was about to open up in the future. Great touch response and user interface were the key points which made many people buy the iPhone. Existing game developers so great scope for iPhone Game Development industry in the future and hence developers started focusing on iPhone platform rather than on Nintendo.
With the higher versions of the iPhone, Apple concentrated on bringing more and more features to the iPhone with good focus on entertainment aspects like gaming and multimedia. Highly sensitive accelerometer and Gyroscope is something which is very hard to find in any good portable gaming consoles like Nintendo and PSP. Resolution levels of the new iPhone 4 is competitive when compared to any other portable gaming device in the market. Iphone 4 retina display is a break through in display screen technology and is only available on iPhone 4 and not on any other device. Which means a high resolution game plays best on an iPhone when compared to other devices.
Even high resolution games can be played on the iPhone with a simple tap on a download button from the app store which is not the case in other portable gaming consoles. It needs a painful process of buying the game cards and select the games you like in a limited number of options. However in the app store there are a bunch of games which you can choose from. Iphone Game Developers could even monetize their game development efforts be selling their app on the app store. Many in house coders and programmers took up iPhone development as a career. Also game development on the iPhone is easy by virtue of a SDK development kit given to iPhone developers.
Also having an extra gadget in the pocket along with a phone is a big no by many gamers. Iphone users can play high end games with ease and enthusiasm which is making more and more people choose iPhone as their prime portable gaming device.
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About the Author:
Randy Rich is a geeky professional iPhone Game Developer who has written many books on mobile software development.