Game development for mobile devices with Cocos2D-X

If you’re a mobile game development professional, you no longer have to make use of different codes and SDKs for the different platforms or devices you’ve chosen as targets for your game. You only need Cocos2D-X. What’s Cocos2D-X? Cocos2D-X is a cross-platform framework that maintains an API’s (Application Programming Interface) original structure while also allowing …

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Top 5 games in 2015: Mobile game development for Android

Mobile game development is a category of mobile app development that − when they become successful − achieve high download and user engagement rates. This may cause many Android app developers to start focusing more and more on developing games for Android. We will only discuss games for Android’s operating system because it’s the one with …

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Why use Augmented Reality for Android app development?

The world around us is not as simple as taking a look at our environment, but you have to interact with the environment too. It’s not enough with just looking, we also have to play, talk, interact and yet, we are left with the desire to know more, to discover the possibilities of the environment. …

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Unity 3D Game Development: Advantages & Disadvantages

It isn’t the first time we’ve written about Unity 3D in the blog. In fact, we recently published an extensive comparison article on game development between Cocos2D and Unity. Within this article we will aim to cover all pros and cons when developing using Unity3D. We thought the best way to achieve this would be …

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Using Marmalade SDK for Game Development

In today’s technological world, apps with the largest market share are those who are available on several platforms. Long gone are the days of simply building native apps for a single device type or operating system – in the past you would focus on iOS and hope for the best. This has led to the …

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Comparison Between Unity and Cocos2D Platforms for 2D game development

Casual Arena’s team has been developing Flash game browsers since 2008. Within the past year they have specialized in game development cross-platform mobile and tablet games, studying different technologies and specializing in Cocos 2D and Unity 3D. This article highlights the differences between the two environments and compares them explaining their respective differences.  Development of 2D …

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Mobile game development and the current trends

In Spain there is a limited production of mobile games compared to other matured markets, however due to low-cost production of mobile game development in the Spanish market has increased. Amongst all downloads from the Apple store, we can see that mobile games have had the most significant success. We have come across mobile games that …

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How to make money from mobile game applications

How to make money from you mobile game applications is one of the constant recurring dilemmas today, although its can be used to generate revenue, its not cheap to create. The cost to develop a mobile application can vary depending on the development you require. Nevertheless, the cost for developing a mobile application makes us …

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