With 25 million registered users, half of whom being paying Gold subscribers, Microsoft’s Xbox Live already brings in a base revenue of $625 million. But, in a report recently released by Bloomberg, movie and game downloads for the 2009 fiscal year have pushed that cash flow over $1 billion…
Gather around Old Man Gavin as he retells the tale of 2009, children.
These are the jaw droppers. They’re the games that bring the best graphics. They bring the coolest, most seamless animations.
Not every game can survive the media blitz around it.
Without the ability to tell a story, to develop characters and place them in a believable universe, most games would lack a soul.
Often times the most overlooked and underappreciated part of game development is also the most important.