Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Week Three - Game Platforms
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Saving this for later?

Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime - even offline.

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Week Three - Game Platforms

1,498
views

Published on

Remainder of the platform discussion, focuses on mobile and television

Remainder of the platform discussion, focuses on mobile and television

Published in: Education

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
1,498
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
49
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Computer Game Platforms & Technologies
    Week 3
    Further Game Platforms
  • 2. So Far We Have..
    Discussed Arcade, Console & PC Gaming and the Platforms it has used
    Highlighted Key Components and Developments for the Gaming industry
  • 3. Mobile Devices
    What is a Handheld?
    How does it work?
    Why do we use them?
    What are they capable of doing?
    How many variations are available?
    Are they popular?
  • 4. Mobile Devices
    Single Unit
    Sound & Screen Integrated
    Heavily Relied on Cartridge
    Latest concepts use alternatives
    Battery Dependant
    Rechargable
    Lithion-Ion
  • 5. Mobile Devices
    Significant improvements
    Increased capabilities
  • 6. Mobile Devices
    Mobile Phones
    Snake
    Tetris
    Solitaire
    Advanced Mobile Games
    Bejeweled
    Peggle
    Call of Duty Nazi Zombies
  • 7. Mobile Devices
    Phones not limited to single player
    Technologies allow for games to be adapted and changed
    3G
    GPRS
  • 8. Mobile Devices
    PDA (Personal Digital Assistant)
    Allows for a variety of tasks including Gaming
    Games written in specific programming languages dependant on software platform
    Games obtained in a variety of ways
    Download
    Embedded
  • 9. Television
    Interactive Games through your Television
    Cable & Satellite Providers
    Target audience ranges from children to adults
    Cartoon Style
    Bingo & Poker
    Java Scripted
  • 10. Limitations
    Size of Game
    Game play over Graphics
    Relatively short in length in comparison to counterparts
    Cost Factor
  • 11. Television
    Plug N’ Play Games
    Retro Gaming
    Popular
    Relatively Inexpensive
    Simple in principle
    Number of Titles available
  • 12. Television
    DVD Games
    Controlled via the Remote
    Time Specific
    Local Play
  • 13. So...