The Rise of the Casual Gamer

Console Domination writes: The first time I heard the term 'casual gamer' was when I was knee deep in the bog of World of Warcraft and people kept saying how the game was being ruined by those who spend less time running dungeons for low percentage drops, or whose fingers didn't bleed because they couldn't tap buttons fast or hard enough. This came about because of the continual improvements and simplifications to improve the player's comprehension of the game. The standard to hard core gamer had already mastered the mechanics of the game, so they looked upon any changes on this way of life the same way the Smurfs looked at one of Gargamel's plots.

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kevnb2750d ago

console gaming is casual gaming, casual gaming is now the focus for most devs.