Games That Do Best on the Web

For the Web, the games that do best include genres targeted at specific demographics. For example, match-three puzzles for women, dress-up games for younger girls, and shooter/action/strategy games for young males. Hybrid games that combine genre elements or add a twist to popular gameplay features tend to do well by attracting multiple demographics.

See Chapter 2, “iOS Versus Facebook Versus the Web: What’s the Right Platform,” for more information.

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