Growth of Mobile Gaming Industry in India
The future of the Indian mobile gaming industry is in safe hands; with over 34.8% of people using internet, India is the third largest country in online population after US. The report by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) estimates that India will overtake US in the Internet user base by 2016.
According to the report, the mobile internet user base in India has grown by 65% in urban India and 99% in rural India. This is a strong backup for the mobile gaming Industry, as it increases the likelihood for flawless mobile gaming experience in India.
The gaming industry in India is having a notable increment from the previous year; according to the report from Newzoo, India has doubled the game market size and gained 5 ranks in the year of 2015 to rank as the 18th largest game market in the world.
People in India are spending more money into games than ever before. The report estimates that by 2018 India will achieve a CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) of +49.2% for 2014-2018 in gaming revenue, making it the fastest growing game market in the world.
Online Mobile Gaming Experience
Over the decade, the mobile gaming experience has levelled up from the ‘Snake’ for monochrome phones to ‘Infinity blade’ for iOS. With advancement in game engines, CPU and GPU technologies, game developers are able to optimize the performance bottlenecks in smart phones.
According to the global research firm ‘eMarketer’, it is estimated that India will rise above the US as the second largest mobile market in the world. As smart phones have become more affordable, a major chunk of the population carries a powerful mobile device in their pocket. This has become the major motivation for game developers to create premium gaming platforms in India.
While mobile game development companies are shifting the paradigm to global market, there are numerous India-centric games designed with the Indian culture in mind. Traditional Indian games like Teen Patti and Rummy are perfect model to back the statement as these are the most popular card games in India. The game development companies are taking utmost care in providing trouble-free gaming experience to its players in India.
Seamless Real-Time Rummy Gaming
Rummy is one of the traditional games which have successfully grown into the digital space. Gamers in India are in pursuit of high quality gaming experience. The game development companies world-wide consider mobile platforms serious as the stats are trending in India. ‘We always strive to improvise our gaming platform to make it light-weight and user-friendly as possible’, Says Ankush Gera, the CEO of Junglee Rummy.
The innovation in data technologies has also marked a remarkable boost in the online gaming experiences, especially in real-time multi-player games like rummy. Almost all of the major online rummy websites are mobile compatible which makes it uncomplicated for the players to login from their smartphones and play without a hitch.
The responsive gaming platforms are multi screen compatible which can work in all screen sizes without any trouble. The key touch screen controls for playing rummy are picking up a card, disposing a card and sorting the cards; so irrespective of the screen sizes it will be straightforward to play the game in mobile phones.
Thanks to the rummy game development companies in India, the rummy playing experience has been taken out of the living room to the palm of your hand. By installing mobile apps or by logging in to the mobile website, players will be able to play their favourite game seamlessly.
Reports from ‘Newzoo’ and ‘Onesky’ suggest that with the improvement of basic gaming infrastructure, India can reach $571.6 Million revenue by 2016. However the mobile rummy gaming industry as well as the Rummy websites in India is evolving gradually marking a bright future.