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Xbox one current state of the industry aaa 게임

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Xbox one <Current State of the industry> AAA =  게임 스튜디오 할 때 가장 먼저 떠오르는 회사 In the video game industry, AAA (pronounced "triple A") or Triple-A is a classification term used for games with the highest development budgets and levels of promotion. A title considered to be AAA is therefore expected to be a high quality game or to be among the year's bestsellers. Consoles are defined by Generations 8 Generations, so far Each is defined by - Major console release - Tech advancements - 8 – 15 years (overlapping) 1st Generation 1972 ~ 1980 Magnavox Odyssey - First home console and invented by Ralph Baer Home pong (From Atari) Second Generation 1976 – 1984 Atari 2600 and 5200
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ColecoVision Intellivision First handhelds  - Nintendo Game & Watch CRASH of 1983(not enough demand but  produce too much) Third Generation 1983 ~ 1992 Nintendo Entertainment system (NES) Sega Master System Atari 7800 Fourth Generation 1987 ~ 1996 Super NES Sega Genesis Fifth Generation 1993 ~ 2006 First 3D Consoles Discs commom Sony Playstation Sega Saturn Nintendo 64 Sixth Generation 1998 ~ 2013 PS2 Sega DreamCast First Online-Ready  Nintendo GameCube
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Microsoft Xbox Seventh Generation 2004 ~ Present (Last semester) PS3 Xbox 360 Nintendo Wii Wii  PS3,  Xbox  보다 잘 팔림 . (101.0)       (86.3)    (85.4) Wii – Family console 이였기 때문 Eighth Generation 2011 ~ Present - Global Sales PS4(49) , Xbox One(25.5) , Wii U (didn’t  really realize what it was, confusion) 이번에는 위가 성공하지 못함 Microconsoles Ouya Amazon Fire TV Steam Machines <Eight Generation> (Console Wars) Console wars have existed since 1 st  generation Manufacturers, and fans, fight over supremacy  of consoles <What is an AAA Game (Triple A)> Pronounced “Triple A” AAA games typically have - Big budgets including big marketing budgets
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 -     High production value High quality graphics Hundreds of employees High purchase price ( i.e. $60 ) So basically, everything is maxed <Company in the AAA business> Developers (ex. Bioware corp.) Publishers (ex. Activision) Distributors (ex. Amazon) <Developers> Design Games - Create ideas (Game design document) - Write narratives - Create concept art Create Games - Write computer code - Develop game worlds and rules - Ensure everything works Type of developers - In-house : developer owned by a publisher (e.g. Rockstar North is owned by Take-Two  interactive) -   Contracted : developer is independent but funded  by a publisher
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    (e.g. Epic Games is contracted by Microsoft to make  Gear of War) -   Independent ; Developer is independent and self- publishes its games ( 인디게임 ) <Publishers> Approve or deny design ideas Pay developers for the ir  work Acquire necessary licenses and agreements ( 이나 차같은거 만들때… copyright)
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