Forget consoles – mobile's where all the innovation will be in 2017
0 Flares 0 Flares ×What is it that I love about mobile games? It’s sort of hard to pin down. It’s a combination of factors that, in my pretty humble opinion, blend together to make mobile the most exciting field in gaming right now.
There’s a breathtaking array of different styles of game on mobile. From simple one-finger tappers to more complex, manipulable experiences. But the very best games all have one thing in common – they wouldn’t work as well on any other device.
It’s not just about controls either, although that’s part of it. It’s about play length, the style of the experience, and how well the finest games fit onto that device that fits snugly in your pocket.
Think of it this way – we’ve got games like The Room, which make the most of the inputs available to them. On anything else they’d feel clunky, but on a touchscreen there’s an instant familiarity to them.
[read more] Source: Pocket Gamer