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Gina Kraft

I was first introduced to video games when I was 15. Twenty years later and I am still as big as a fan of them as before. My main goal is inspire other people to play and share the same passion that I feels for the games. In addition, I have worked with many different game creators and in different medias. My favorite console is the PS3, which I bought for myself despite having another one for my

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Gaming a Billion Dollar Industry

More and more consumers are purchasing hand held devices, for either themselves or for their kids. The video game industry therefore has no intention of slowing down on its development and game ..
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Using High Tech Simulations to Assist with Training

Game Development for the use of simulation, to assist with education is not new and contrary to some beliefs it does make a difference in the learning curve of the person being taught. Kids and ..
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Provision of Game Art Services and Smartphone Game Development

In providing game art services, one needs to consider all the different types of games that game manufacturers can possibly be creating. There are numerous types of games for which game art services ..
(August 23, 2011)
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The Video Game Development World – the Tricks of the Trade

After the developer’s video game has been completed, the developer needs to employ the services of game quality assurance technicians or Game Testers who spend large amounts of time sorting ..
(August 23, 2011)
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Ways to Ensure Success as a Game Developer

Games like all other computer programs operate through using and processing data base and they themselves are data bases. When a person embarks on their journey in Game Development they need to be ..
(August 22, 2011)
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Video Games: Not a Thing of Past

As we are no doubt in the electronic age, video games are not a thing of the past. It is an electronic game that interacts with the user to generate visual and/or audio feedback shown on a device. ..
(August 15, 2011)
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Profiting From Your Creativity: Making Money WIth Video Games

There are innumerable ways to make money from the fruits of your creativity, in this case, Game Development. Creating good, fun video games that people are willing to spend hours playing is time ..
(August 15, 2011)
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Mobile Devices vs. Game Consoles

As technology evolves, sitting in front of a console at home is no longer mandatory. Millions have been spent in the gaming industry employing the technology available to create highly complex games ..
(August 15, 2011)
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Mobile Game Development Expected to Keep Rising

According to a recent news report from Geekaphone, mobile gaming technologies such as iPhone Game Development are one of the fastest growing technology sectors in 2011. To prove this, all that is ..
(August 10, 2011)
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How to Monetize Free Video Games

There are many free video game sites that are available online. If you do video Game Development and would like to make web based video games available online, you should know that even if the games ..
(August 10, 2011)
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Video Game Consoles Are Here to Stay

When it comes to playing video games, there are essentially three major pieces of hardware that are used for that purpose: the PC, video game consoles and mobile devices. There is some speculation ..
(August 09, 2011)
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Video Games Increasingly Bringing Players Together Through the .

Video games have evolved significantly over the years. They have gotten a lot more interactive and allow users to play together through the internet. Video games themselves are not something that is .
(August 02, 2011)
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Keeping players happy – give them what they want.

A recent update from THQ caused a lot of positive reaction from fans. Find out what and why. Keeping players happy and loyal to a game, especially if it’s a series is quite a hard task. One ..
(August 02, 2011)
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How to Start a Video Game Company

Some of you may have thought about starting a video game company. Here is how to do it. If you have thought about starting a video game company, then there are certain things that you will need to ..
(August 01, 2011)
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Quality Issues In Video Games Are Fixed Faster Than Ever

Bugs and glitches used to be quite a problem for gamers. However, this is rapidly changing thanks to changes in the game QA process. Let's not forget what video games actually are: software. And ..
(July 28, 2011)
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Can Mobile Game Subscription Service Encourage Developers?

Individual mobile game developers find it hard to compete in the market. Find out how a new service can help change that. An increasing number of mobile game developers are finding it hard to ..
(July 27, 2011)
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Will cheap mobile games kill the gaming industry?

A recent report revealed some startling facts about mobile gaming and the rise of smart phone gamers. According to this study by Nielsen, a game quality assurance and analytic group, an iPhone user ..
(July 20, 2011)
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Why Create Games for Mobile Platforms?

While console game development and PC game development continue, a relatively new platform for video game creation has emerged: the smart phone. This explains why iPhone Game Development is a hot ..
(July 20, 2011)
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Outsourcing Becoming More Common for Video Game Testing

Many video game developers are outsourcing their game testing functions to third party companies. Find out the reason behind this. Developing a commercial video game requires a lot of effort by an ..
(July 12, 2011)
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Mobile Video Game Development: A Quick Overview

Developing video games for mobile platforms such as the Android will require some work on your part. However, there are plenty of tools available to help developers put together some great games. ..
(July 12, 2011)
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How to make games for mobile platforms

Ever wondered how mobile game development is done? Here is a simplified game development process for amateur game developers and small game design studios. Making video games for mobile platforms ..
(July 12, 2011)
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The California Video Game Law Trials

It was really lucky for game developers that the Supreme Court turned down a Californian Video Game Law. According to this law it was a crime to sell violent video games to minors and the punishment ..
(July 06, 2011)
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Why Are Mobile Video Games Getting so Popular?

If you have read any recent news in the video game development industry, you will see that iPhone Game Developmentis on the rise. But it is not only video games for the iPhone that are becoming more ..
(July 06, 2011)
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Creating Your Own Video Game: Is it Possible?

You may really love video games. And you may have some experience in programming. The idea of creating your own video game may have come to mind. While this was always a possibility for anyone with ..
(July 06, 2011)
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There Are Lucrative Opportunities with Smartphone Game ..

This article talks about the development of games on Smartphone’s such the Android and iPhone. It goes onto discuss how developing a game that goes onto become really popular could be very ..
(June 30, 2011)
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