October 12, 2016

Which Game Mechanics Make It to the Top?


The fact is, many game developers are guided by the commercial success of projects from GooglePlay and AppStore’s US top grossing lists. They direct their attention to the top 20 highest grossing games, spawning countless Clash of Clans or Candy Crush clones. However, games from the "deeper" top shouldn’t be written off: the profit they make is quite high. This article analyzes more than 300 games by mechanics and defines what it is that makes them successful.

The moneymaker moves.

Topics: App Development, Digital Products, User Experience, Digital Strategy, Vertical - Gaming