TIGA GameDev Night Leeds Sept 2012

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The slides to my little talk at TIGA GameDev Night in Leeds (6 Sept 2012). It is sort of an abbreviated version of some I did previously (plus pretty Pegasus)

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  • 1.Myths & RealityTIGA GameDev NightLeeds, 6 Sept 2012Volker Hirsch Global Head of Business Development [email protected]://speakingofresearch.les.wordpress.com/2010/05/myths.jpg

2. Myth 3. RealityWhat you get 4. Myth 5. RealityDual-core 1 GHz Cortex A-9, symmetrical multi-processing1 GHz RAM1080p HDHDMI outHTML5FlashMulti-taskingScoreloop Social GamingTons of Engines and LibrariesPremium Stereo Sound... 6. (Soon to be) Reality 7. Myth 8. Reality 9. Myth 10. Reality 11. Myth 12. RealityOne f***ing day! Michael Schade, CEO 13. Myth http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fa/Tumbleweed_rolling.jpg 14. Reality More paid downloads than Android Market.Yankee Research Group 43% more average daily downloads per app than the [Apple] App Store.research2guidance 40% more revenue than Android apps. Vision Mobile 13% of BlackBerry developers make more than $100,000, considerably more than on iOS and Android. Evans Data Corphttp://www.andreandpenny.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/100-Dollar-Bills-HD-Wallpaper.jpg 15. Big spenders... Average spend onAverage spend on paid % have ever made each in-app for app in-app purchase purchase3.842%4.52.835%3.92.836%3.2 16. Over 6 million downloads daily.Nearly 30 apps per user.Over 3 billion downloads2nd protable app storemost 17. Industry-leading reach: AppWorld available in 177 countriesand growing!Carrier Billing with over 40 majorcarriers such as AT&T,Vodafone, Rogers etc andexpanding rapidly! 18. Games are driving app sales onPlayBook 19. Social Social Media...http://gapingvoid.com 20. 55m+ active users 190m+ usersPowerful social graph Cross-platform (BB10, iOS,Android, Marmalade)Drives usage and uptake by15x on averageProle, leader boards,achievements, challengesSocial discovery, gifting, etc.Cloud storage: save-stateAsynchronous multi-playerVirtual currencies & goodsIn-game chat with your (real)friends Modular architectureAPI to integrate into games BlackBerry Game App 21. Come on board!+44 7795 970 [email protected] [email protected] http://vhirsch.comhttp://3.bp.blogspot.com/_XdP6Lp2ceqY/S9w-2B5I0PI/AAAAAAAAPwk/g5di2eFrGy0/s1600/HD-1900x1200.jpg