Who am I?
Engineer, Rancard Solutions
Ashesi Alum (2011)
Indie Game Developer
Founder: Kobby’s Hobby
you in 10 minutes that Games &
Game Development should matter to you
Dispel the myth that Game Development
is hard and expensive.
Introduce you to Unity
are 100+ million U.S. mobile gamers
(almost 1/3 of the nation’s population).
The mobile gaming industry is predicted
to reach $54 billion by 2015.
Over 80% of all revenue generated by
mobile in 2012 was from games.
$12 billion dollars were generated in 2011
Why Games? (Part 2)
of app downloaders who pay for an
app, pay for a mobile game.
76 of the top 100 grossing iOS apps are
Cross-platform game players monetize
25% higher than single-platform players.
Time spent on tablets playing games has
overtaken time spent watching videos,
listening to music, and reading magazines
Once upon a time…
Dev. Was the preserve of physics
Game studios were super expensive to
build & staff.
Developer needed a publisher to market
& sell a game.
Reaching multiple platforms meant all
any Joe who can write code can
write games. (Those who can’t, can learn)
Some of the best selling mobile games
were written by indies & 1 man teams.
Anyone can self-publish and market on
social networks at no cost.
Reaching multiple platforms takes a single