For this cast, I sat down with Justin Thompson who has been working on the game Bound by Blades for the past few years, and is now going on kickstarter to try and sell the concept of an elevated mobile game.
For this week’s cast, I spoke with noted Game Economist Ramin Shokrizade on the growth of monetization in the game industry, and how it impacted MMOs, free to play games, games as a service, and a lot more.
Recently, I’ve talked about the issues with defining consumers from fans when it comes to the game market. One of the major examples of not paying heed to this would be MMOs of the last decade. MMOs rose in popularity to dominate the scene, before crashing down in the late 00’s. Looking at the state and growth, the mobile market bears some similarities, and I have a few words of warning for the mobile market. Read more…
This week on the cast, Yaniv Nizan of Soomla joined me for another talk on mobile analytics and the state of the mobile market.