It was the emergence of workable virtual reality (VR) gaming devices that grabbed all of the headlines in the tech press at the start of this year, but since then things have changed a little. The release of the gaming app Pokémon Go – which qualifies as an augmented reality game – has proven to be phenomenally successful and has seen some of that attention switch to the possibilities of AR gaming. This piece will take a look at each of them and consider which will prove the more attractive option for the developers of mobile games.
The slots games that are offered by the big online casino sites are constantly undergoing changes and developments aimed at making them more exciting and immersive for the players. Sometimes this involves making the bonuses bigger and more enticing and at other times it is more about bringing in new themed slots with larger than life graphics. Either way, it translates into a seriously fun experience for fans when it works and produces top quality slots games. This piece will look at the South Park Slot, which is based on the long-running animated comedy series of the same name, to see whether it makes the grade.
VR is the future of online gambling. Even the people who doubted that this was the case at first are not going to deny it now. They have seen the signs that society is entering an age of VR technology, and it appears that people are as excited about VR games as the experts expected. Technological trends can actually be difficult to predict. No one really knew that the eight-track tape was not going to last very long. Many of the modern forms of technology barely seem to last as long as the older forms. VHS tapes seemed to last much longer than DVDs, which have already crossed the line into obsolescence. VR is the future of online gambling, and it seems that this is a technological trend that is going to last much longer.
Modern day online slots and casino games have evolved from simple 3 reel games with mediocre graphics, visual and sound FX to sophisticated games boasting all the bells and whistles of games found in land based casinos. The variety and options available that provide range that suit both newbie and advanced players is staggering. Whether it be playing on desktops, laptops, mobile phones or tablets you can rest assured you’ll find games that work for you. For this we have the likes of Microgaming, NET Entertainment, Playtech and a variety of both well established and new entrants to the online gaming software development market to thank.