Smart phone becomes especially important for young adults. It brings a lot of fun for them after class or after work. Small games get well welcomed with the widespread popularity of smart phone. More and more companies are dedicating to develop software and applications for smart phone, no matter it is base on Java, android or apple platform. As smart phone offers advanced capabilities and performances as PC does, which makes smart phone becomes a necessary accessory of businessmen. However, as the screen is too small and the
keyboard is too limited, tablets take some places of 꽁드림
smart phone. In addition, the performance of tablets is better than smart phone. However, they all contribute to the development of small games.
An increasing demand for games is going with the extensively demand of smart phone and tablet. Game developers provide multi-players games, sport games, poker games, racing games, puzzle games, adventure games, action games, entertainment and some other games.
With the release of iPhone, the simple design becomes popular. Almost all designers are willing to design a phone in black color, few keys and big touch screen. Even no trouble is for black color and big screen. The problem emerges due to few keys. The appearance gets more and more simple. As for gamers, this is not a good trend. Angry birds and Plants vs Zombies got huge success as the top popularity of phone games in 2010. In China, the download rate kept at the first few rank among most of the websites. The key to the success of these two games is that they can be played with touch screen alone, no need any keys, which was considered as perfect games for touch screen in the past few years. Gamers need perfect gaming experience at any time, and this is the reason why Angry Birds didn’t get welcomed in the PSP platform.
However more super gamer prefer to key-operation games, such as massive online games, which means on-line games has more potential to make profit. As online game ranges from simple text-based game to complex graphic with virtual world base game. And it allows many players to simultaneously compete.
Compared to small games based on phones, it has much more advanced and incomparable features which is an important driving force for its popularity. Online games allow gamers from different countries to form a group to fight and provide platform for them to communicate and make friends with each other. Take Runescape as a good example, Jagex (the developer of Runescape) continues to hold many activities to increase its popularity. Moreover, Jagex commit to its design and development to attract more people to buy runescape accounts to join this game. In addition, many updates are just available for members who have paid runescape account to earn a decent profit.
Actually, to develop an online game is much more complicated and costly than that of phone-based games. Online games needs good capacities of background services to connect players together. And an overall expansion of computer networks and the growth of internet access and activities contribute a lot to the development of online games and help them develop better inverse. The interactive development promotes continuous improvement and better development for themselves, which makes online games especially popular in developed countries with easy and convenient access to internet. And it is no wonder that many people become good friends as online games associate with themselves and online games become a new concept of communication in these countries. Many forums and communities are established for social interactions for gamers.