Growth of Android Gaming Around You!!
Today we all are using Android Phones in huge amount, approaches of android phones are not only limited to urban areas, it has expanded to rural areas. As compared to other operating systems, use of android operating system is easy and affordable by most people. Whole credit of this rise in market of android phones goes to Android gaming.
There are almost 30,000+ apps available on Google Playstore out of which 3000+ games which you can install free of cost. Most people play Android games instead of PC games or from any other operating system because Android gives a large amount of variety in games.
It has games of maximum genres like puzzle, horror, racing, mystery, endless running, and shooting because of which, Android game development companies are also giving good opportunity to those, who have ability to give a new heights to Android gaming.
Evolution of Android Gaming
Android games arrived in the global market with the arrival of Android on 23 September 2008. Later on people showed less interest in these games but with the upgradation of android from 1.6 Donut to 2.1 Éclair, many games were also introduced with it, which attracted the users most.
On 24 may 2012, Subway Surfer was released, which is an endless running game. It became the most downloaded game and gave new heights to Android Gaming. After that billions of games were released and today, Android is the only platform in the World, which has more choices in comparison to PC gaming and console gaming. Now, the day has come where Android doesn’t need any appreciation.
Subway Surfers- Official Trailer
Courses to Become an App Developer in Android Gaming
There are total 26 courses which have been divided into 3 groups which are Business courses, Technology courses, and Vendor courses. Now let’s see how these courses are categorized.
- Business courses: In these courses qualities like project management, leadership, business skills, and capital management are developed. With the help of these qualities students are also taught how to prove themselves in Digital Market. There are total 8 courses in this group.
- Project Management
- Big Data and Analytics
- Digital Marketing
- Agile and Scrum Certification
- IT Service and Architecture
- Quality Management
- Finance Management
- Business Productivity Tools
- Technology Courses: In these type of courses various skills are developed like software and hardware making, network selection, designing of characters, script writing, program coding and levels, of a game. For game making, this is a crucial course which is mandatory for all kind of IT sector. Courses of this group are.
- Virtualization and Cloud Computing
- IT Hardware and Networking
- IT Security Management
- Design & Multimedia
- Web App and Programming
- OS and Database
- Courses by Vendor: In these courses an individual learns about commercial process, how he/she can publish their app at a global level, what factors affect sale and most important is management of available sources. Courses of this group are.
- Amazon Web Service
- The Open Group
These are different courses that help in making games. You have to have knowledge in few of these courses if you want to create wonderful games. All of them are not required to become a great game developer, but you must consult the University, School or College (popularly known as Game Design Schools). To avail the benefits of these courses you should have the degree form a reputed college.
Here I have list of top 5 best college.
- Stanford University (Stanford, CA)
It is located in Northern Silicon Valley; this is the best place for those who want to become a part of App developing companies. This college provides free online courses specially for apps of iOS. Students who are interested can watch their video online. The course offered by Stanford is not for beginners, for Stanford you have to clear an entrance exam to be eligible for this University. This university gives best exposure for Android Gaming.
- University of southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
It is located in the Los Angeles. This University offers Information Technology Program, which specializes in mobile app development. In this University students learn about different technologies, languages, tools and framework, which are most commonly used in making Android games, iOS games and games of other operating system. If you want to make career in Android Gaming then this University will be one of the best option for you.
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
This Institute is best for digital budding through the “App Inventor”. Its App Inventor has 3.3 million users from 185 countries, who have worked together for in the development of 8.9 million+ Android apps. Those apps have been developed under shadows of MIT. Android Gaming is also becoming one of the most important part of it. It gives good campus selection to the students in the leading companies like Gameloft, Disney, EA Games, etc.
- Liberty University (Lynchburg, VA)
It is one of the major pioneers for distance learning. The administration of this University has a main objective,which is to focus on Advanced object- Oriented Programing, C# Programming, introduction to human computer interactions, and web Enterprise Technologies. Nowadays it has also started focusing on Android Gaming because its market is growing sharply.
5. Trinity College (Hartford, Connecticut)
This college has taken a great interest because of its cutting edge development which harmonies creation in computer science and its entrepreneurial application. That’s why college has joined with edX, which is a world leading programme, this gives an extraordinary exposure to those who have interest in Android Gaming.
Android Gaming is becoming a good option among youngsters because its companies are always in the search of new and exceptional talent, and because of this they give attractive package (minimum 12 lakhs per annum) to one in whom they see high potential for creating breath taking and fun games. For everyone, Android phone is the first option instead of iOS, Windows, and Blackberry, that’s why there is much more heights to see in the market of Android gaming.
This information will be helpful for those who want to make their career in Android gaming. For more updates stay connected.