Many mobile phone manufacturers have begun to pay attention to the gaming market now as a way to build support from a previously untapped base of potential consumers. It’s not difficult to understand why since by and large gamers are surer of what they want out of a phone and where they can find it.
Many phones come packaged with some form of App store nowadays, making hundreds, if not thousands, of games available to their users. As well as this, the internet can be a rich resource of online casino games and other similar variations. You can always head for a site like Lucky Nugget and find a game that suits you.
The Windows phone has both dedicated gaming apps and the option for in browser gaming, but what is more interesting is the other trick it has hidden up its sleeve.
Microsoft’s Xbox console is one of the most popular home gaming devices around, and in the last couple of years Microsoft have spent a considerable amount of time, energy and money making sure that their devices all work in the same way and can connect and interact as much as possible.
The Windows phone offers connection with Xbox live, letting you see your Live Arcade account details, Gamer points, achievements and even play Xbox live arcade games right on your phone. The games available include casino favourites like Texas Hold ‘em and Full House Poker.
The age of the hardcore gamer has been and to some extent it will be around for a long time to come. The Windows phone takes advantage of this by allowing the most dedicated gaming enthusiasts access to their games wherever they are, whilst also offering something for the more casual gamer.
This dual approach ensures that gamers of all stripes will be able to enjoy their favourite games wherever they are and whenever they need to, so their gaming goodness never needs to end. With the Windows phone, gaming will never be the same again.