The publishers have been able to be creative to keep players entertained at this special time.
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The beginning of the year is an extraordinary time for the video game industry. During the confinement, the sales have, overall, exploded on all media and anywhere in the world. The time spent playing has also beaten many records. The excitement is also in the area where web giants like Facebook and Amazon seem to have a lot of ambition. For their part, Sony and Microsoft teasent little by little their new consoles that should come out at the end of the year.
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Developers of mobile games are not at rest if we are to believe the latest report of analysts of the company GameRefinery. While many gamers had more time for the fun of it, publishers have responded to this in several ways. They were first proposed many content free and available virtual objects to users. Some have even decided to add lives to enable parts to last longer.
They have also had to adapt to the constraints of social distancing by changing their gameplay. This is for example the case of games based on the geolocation and who are practicing outside as well as Pokemon Go. Therefore, it is possible to practice from his home even if the experience is not quite the same.
The editors have also wanted to be responsible in participating in particular to the campaign #PlayApartTogether of the WHO. The goal is to relay the messages of the international organization and, in particular, good practices such as gestures barriers, which can slow down and stop the coronavirus. This initiative has also been accompanied by numerous messages of sympathy towards the users hit by the pandemic.
It is still a little early to know the impact of the long-term impact on the mobile games, and the upheaval it could cause, but the actors of the sector were in any case able to manage brilliantly with this first step so delicate.