Is Gaming Becoming a Sport in the United States?
Gaming is on its way to becoming a spectator sport in the United States. With the typical American becoming more and more familiar with gaming on a daily basis it is not inconceivable to think that within the next few years professional gaming or E-Sports may be a household name.
What Is The Big Deal Behind In-App Purchases?
Yes, this is what these developers want. They want you to buy more and more diamonds, for example let’s call this extremely hard to get currency “diamond”. You buy some diamonds and use these diamonds to open some chests and you get crap, and then you buy some more diamonds to open some more chests and you get lucky once! Then you decide to buy more diamonds!
Next Gen Is Here and We Are Waiting
Xbox One and PlayStation 4, collectively known as Next Gen consoles, have the capacity to allow far more sophisticated games with better graphics, a larger gaming world and more creative game development. The gaming public are excited about the possibilities of Next Gen and are eager to discover how the increased capabilities of the Next Gen consoles will translate into better and more stylish games. But with amazing graphics already with us, where will the big leap in game quality come from?
The Art of Selling a Spectrum Game
In a time without YouTube or the internet, and television advertising for games was unheard of; it was the cover art that had to grab your attention. Yes there were Spectrum magazines filled with screenshots and reviews but when you turned the page to reveal a full page colour advert for a game, it was dominated by incredible game cover art, and only a few small screenshots of the game (if any at all) usually subtly placed at the bottom with the other unimportant stuff.
Thinking About Becoming a Professional Poker Player?
Becoming a professional poker player is difficult. Not only do you have to be good at the game you have to have a good business head. To that end you have to learn to treat your beloved card game as a business, rather than a pastime which in the past you have been good at.