Gaming, Innovations

Movies vs. games: who wins?

The history of filmmaking can be traced back to as early as the 17th century, where magic lanterns were used. Back then, films were all made in shades of black and white only. Also, many of the times, special effects are done manually by workers. As time progressed, technology improved the quality of films largely,… Continue reading Movies vs. games: who wins?

Gaming, Web

WebGL: what is it and what is it used for?

What is it? Web Graphics Library (WebGL) is a JavaScript API for rendering interactive 3D computer graphics and 2D graphics within any compatible web browser without the use of plug-ins. It is integrated completely into all the web standards of the browser allowing Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) accelerated usage of physics and image processing and… Continue reading WebGL: what is it and what is it used for?

Gaming, Mobile

The List of Open Source iPhone Game Engines

We are often asked about which iOS game engine to use. It is believed that most companies are looking for a free game engine so here is a comparison of the different open source iPhone game engines that actually have apps out there.  Also these game engines now support the iPad. Sparrow Framework The Sparrow Framework is… Continue reading The List of Open Source iPhone Game Engines