The need for mobile game apps development has exploded, thanks to the addictive nature of the games and widespread acceptance of playing games on the mobile. Millions of games applications have been and are being developed for different smartphones and among them, Android has a lion’s share. No wonder Android is highly popular among other device makers and users alike. All credit goes to Google for bringing such a smart and flexible technology. A whooping majority of Android video games are free and from the remaining ones, free levels are available which with highly customized and compelling features, hook the users’ attention.
Android is open source and has a worldwide Smartphone market share of 75% in 2013, with 500 million devices activated in total and 1.3 million activations per day. 103 Android apps are downloaded every second. South Korea is the most app-crazed country, followed by Hong Kong, Taiwan and the U.S. The Android operating system consists of 12 million lines of code including 3 million lines of XML, 2.8 million lines of C, 2.1 million lines of Java and 1.75 million lines of C++!
If you thought these stats regarding Android are amazing, let’s take a look at some interesting facts about mobile game development, in general:
With each passing day, the mobile phone industry is witnessing alarming growth as the technology it runs on, evolves and matures. With the increase in the popularity of the Android phones, the number of apps available for the platform also has rocketed. Popular Android games used across the globe are Enemy Lines, Top Defense, Dungeon Hunter 4, Guncrafter, Jetpack Joyride, Dark Avenger, Best shooter, Retro favorite etc. Android beat out Apple's iOS and other operating systems by a considerable pace.
Top mobile app development companies are investing time and effort in mobile game app development. Millions of developers work for this industry and make some of the best games so that users keep returning to play the games again and again. Most Android users have a favorite game – be it a puzzle game, titles from arcade and action genre or sports simulations – highly likely that there is a game which has captivated every user in some way. With Android tablets and smartphones picking up steam, Android game developers have pressed ahead on exploring Android game development more innovatively than ever.
Android has leveraged its developer community to build wide-ranging gaming apps that run on a whole variety of devices. Whether its pushing the envelope with space age graphics, or exploring 3D inside out, Android game development is always exploring higher limits. Android game development is a hot field of innovations, a challenge for apps builders and developers across the world. Credited with turning over 300 out of the box concepts into powerful Android mobile apps, you must bank on Android game developers to deliver the best launching pad to Android gaming app.
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