An interesting article found, by way of Spacetime Studios, over at PC Gamer about the emergence in 2011 of the Android system for serious gamers. Where the iPhone had previously dominated the mobile market for "actual" gaming, it seems that players of Pocket Legends may disagree as they reach for their Android mobiles. Check out the article.
Aside from the hardware considerations, game developers have other incentives to go with the green robot. Spacetime Studios, creators of the popular Pocket Legends 3D MMORPG on both iOS and Android, has said that Android users are approximately three times more active than their Apple counterparts. Pocket Legends is free to play and is primarily supported by in-app purchases, so much more revenue is coming from Android users than from iOS users. Spacetime has found that, even though in-app purchases are more streamlined on iOS, Android users buy more things. Likewise, Android users are more likely to click ads, thus bringing in even more revenue.
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