Mobile Game Development (MGD)is a growing industry. Mobile games are not only being upgraded to offer a better gaming experience, but they also represent new emerging technologies. However, if you compare the growth with PC games or console games, it is clear that mobile game has still a long way to go. But if you are talking about the future of gaming industry, it is definitely mobile games.
When the future of MGD is concerned, there are some hottest trends in this genre. They are mentioned below:
- Massive Multiplayer MGD
- Advertising/Promoting via MG
- Promoting Cinemas/Movies via MG
- Advertising New Products via MG
- 3d Real World Scenario MG
Massive Multiplayer MGD: With the induction of global multiplayer systems, Online Massive Multiplayer MGD is highly appreciated by game lovers. The players can choose any opponent from any part of the world to play on his mobile device. Though this is a very new concept in the industry, but it will soon become a hit like PC games.
Interactive Server Games:All the interactive server games run on a GPRS connection to connect with a central server. Many game manufacturing companies are embracing this gaming trend to make new online games for the avid users. For example, Nokia’a SNAP technology supports interactive server games.
Advertising via Mobile Games (MG): MG have become a great tool for promoting concept or ideas, especially for consumer product based enterprises. Many advertising companies are now promoting their client’s product through mobile games. It is a cost-effective method of promoting a brand.
Promoting movies through MG:There are many film makers and producers, who are promoting their upcoming movies through their mobile game versions. Popular example is Harry Potter. The movie was released earlier and the producer launched the game later to cash on the success of the movie. On the contrary, Prince of Persia game was released earlier and the movie was released later. The huge success of the game ensured success for the movie as well.
Advertising New Products through MG: Many product based companies are now trying their hand on mobile games for advertising their product. For example, if you are a pen manufacturing company, you can advertise of the product in the game, in which the players are seen to use the pen. Such advertisement has become very popular with MG.
3D Real World Scenario MG :MG have reached its next level with 3D real world scenario MG. On this gaming platform, you can see real world scenario of the games on your mobile phone. This development discards all limitations of resources.