Mobile Game Development Industry- No Looking Back
March 7, 2013 admin


Mobile game development is a huge industry and it has changed the way people entertain themselves. The Apple App store and Google Market, togather control the world mobile game development market, which keeps growing every year. The insatiable appetite of global iPhone and Android users for more numbers of sensational games is fuelling the growth of the game application development industry.

The industry is now better placed that before; it has well trained mobile game developers and a number of cross platform game development platforms like Corona, Titanium and PhoneGap that speed up the development process, cut costs to make the games more cost-effective. As a result it is now possible to build more interactive, engaging mobile games at much lower cost than what it used to be a couple of years ago.

The integration of the latest technology like interactive server in mobile gaming has made it easy to launch multiplayer mobile games that allow mobile users, across the globe to play mobile games with each other through their Android or iPhone devices. The availability of various platforms like Unity3D, Blender, MY Cry Engine and Source SDK for rendering 3D effects in the game environment has made it easy for the developers to create real life effects in the game applications and keep the players immersed in their mobile devices.

Mobile game development is a lucrative business, keeping in mind millions of iPad, Android and iPhone devices being sold every year and billions being spent across the globe by the consumers in gaming applications to entertain themselves. This has created a bright opportunity for offshore mobile game development companies, especially in India. Indian mobile game app development companies have at their disposal rich pool of talented game developers, who contribute their expert knowledge and technical skills at a very low salary compared to their western counterparts. This reduces the total labor cost, without compromising the quality standards and makes the final product- Android or iPhone game much cheaper than in the Western World.

As the mobile users increase, the demand for iPhone or Android games will continue to rise, and it won’t be wrong to say that – “There is no looking back for the Mobile Game Development Industry”