1958 On October 18, one of the first computer games called Tennis for Two was introduced to the world. It was a tennis simulation. Now it is difficult to believe that two dashes and a ball made for an oscillator screen for science labs could have been a surprising innovation.
Now the games are completely different and their quality on the phones is surprising in its resolution, details, and realism. Now, mobile phones are used at every step, and their functionality has been greatly expanded. There is no surprise that mobile games are also receiving more attention. However, there are some legendary games that have been incredibly successful and have changed the history of mobile gaming.
The phone game Snake was first introduced in 1997, when it appeared with the phone of Nokia 6110. However, it must be emphasized that the idea and concept of the game itself was not new. We can say that Snake is not a specific game, but even a type of game where the player controls the line by collecting points, avoiding obstacles, and collisions with the other end of this line. Such a game was first introduced in the 1970s and it was designed for analog gaming computers. But after Snake appeared on mobile phones, the popularity has grown dramatically. Later, the game was reborn in various forms for different phones. Now there are more than 300 versions of this game in the App Store that are made for smartphones.
Candy Crush Saga (2012)
Initially, this game was created for members of Facebook, but soon it became an app for smartphones. This game received many achievements: in 2016 it was recognized as a favorite game of consumers and became the game of the best social networks at the international mobile game awards. It has 500 million users worldwide and is the third most popular mobile game in the world. It was released in November 2012 and has already been downloaded more than 10 million times by the end of the same year.
Candy Crush Saga is considered one of the best games that has used the freemium model. This model means that the game is completely free, so you can download, play, and overcome all levels without spending any money. However, consumers can buy a variety of game-facilitating accessories. The Candy Crush Saga has already generated about $1 billion in revenue for its developers.
Call of Duty: Mobile (2019)
This name is well known for computer gamers. It is a first-person shooter where users try to successfully defeat enemies. The concept is well-known. Now, this action game, which has been extremely successful in the world of computer games, has moved to smartphones and you can easily find it on app stores. Although Call of Duty: Mobile was released quite recently, it already has more than 200 million users and has generated $50 million in revenue. Because of these results,