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Gina Kraft

Member Since: 26th August 2010
No of Articles: 9
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04th October 2011

Will cheap mobile games kill the gaming industry?

A recent report revealed some startling facts about mobile gaming and the rise of smart phone gamers. According to this study by Nielsen, a game quality assurance and analytic group, an iPhone user spends around 15 hours on average every month playing gam...

04th October 2011

Why Create Games for Mobile Platforms?

While console game development and PC game development continue, a relatively new platform for video game creation has emerged: the smart phone. This explains why iPhone Game Development is a hot topic among programmers and video game design studios. But ...

22nd September 2011

How to make games for mobile platforms

Ever wondered how mobile game development is done? Here is a simplified game development process for amateur game developers and small game design studios. Making video games for mobile platforms will require some hard work and dedication from the entire...

16th September 2011

The California Video Game Law Trials

It was really lucky for game developers that the Supreme Court turned down a Californian Video Game Law. According to this law it was a crime to sell violent video games to minors and the punishment for doing so would be a hefty fine. The law was challeng...

16th September 2011

Why Are Mobile Video Games Getting so Popular?

If you have read any recent news in the video game development industry, you will see that iPhone Game Development is on the rise. But it is not only video games for the iPhone that are becoming more popular. Games for other mobile operating systems such ...

16th September 2011

Creating Your Own Video Game: Is it Possible?

You may really love video games. And you may have some experience in programming. The idea of creating your own video game may have come to mind. While this was always a possibility for anyone with the right skills and determination, it has now become muc...

18th February 2011

How to Get a Job in the Video Game Industry

Do you have a passion for gaming? If so, a career in the video game industry may just be what you are looking for. With many different gaming consoles and types of games available, there are many opportunities for employment within the industry. Here are ...

04th January 2011

Video Game Testing 101

As a subset of ‘game development’, game testing is a software testing process that is used in the quality control and regulation of video games. The main purpose of game testing is to uncover and document software defects that may have slipped past the ga...

16th November 2010

Video Game Design the New Frontier for Free Speech?

Tuesday November second is the day the Supreme Court has agreed to hear Schwarzenegger v. EMA. While those of us who participate in the sacred right of our democratic republic will be exercising our right to vote, the state of California and possibly the...