The future is inevitable

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10 Δεκ 2013 (πριν από 3 χρόνια και 8 μήνες)

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The future is inevitable



Platforms fragmenting again


Mobile


Web


Mobile web


TV/Stove…


Expectations of game players is growing



Brand and reach matter more than ever



Write once run any where…yup keep lying to us


iOS



Flash support bigger concern than apps


Android


not concerned about apps but they need
better monetization


RIM


YES


Windows Mobile


YES



Unity has grabbed mind share from Flash but HTML5
is constantly talked about


Solid platform that is well tested


Tools and 3
rd

party support


Simple for the end users


security/plug
-
ins


Ability to work cross platform


High end audio/video


Support


The emerging standard


Works across desktop and mobile


Some easy to use game engines


Lots and lots of interest


But… is it ready


Fast growing development environment


Funded by Sequoia


Support for 3d


PhysX support


Solid audio and video support


Multiple back end servers for online games


And the Asset Store


Needs a plug
-
in


Trying to support some Flash


Eye to Html5


Support for multiple platforms tough for a 100 person
company


but good reviews


Lots of promise


Tools growing


Major players need it to succeed


But…


Battle of the IDEs


Fragmentation



Strong offer


Growing


huge number of developers


Needs a plug
-
in


HTML5 is a real threat


Lots of
dev

environments coming from big players


RIM and Microsoft need HTML5 to work



Unity has the lead for at least another year


HTML5 will offer better options in the long term but…


Onlive



Gaikai


Otoy


Others…



But… will this sector need to be recapitalized before it
is viable?