Originally created for PCautomate complex calculations and calculations, but with the development of technology it became clear that in addition to the computers, you can play. There are many different games.
Among such impressive assortment there are several products that are installed in almost all the players.
New computer games come almostdaily. Some of them are the result of long and laborious work of many employees of the gaming studio, while others are just one person, but that does not prevent them from gaining popularity. Nevertheless, the possibility of a professional team immeasurably higher than that of the enthusiast, so most of the really popular games are the products of well-known design studios.
The first computer game in the world was called Computer Space. It was released in 1971, but the commercial benefits to its creators did not bring.
Leaders of sells
These games, in particular, relates Starcraft 2- Continuation of the most popular in the world of Blizzard's strategy. Introduced in 1998 proved to be a revolutionary game Starcraft, a new formative look at computer strategy: it present a terrific story, almost a perfect balance of three totally dissimilar races, many original features and tactics. All this was done against the backdrop of the magnificent at the time graph. It is not surprising that Starcraft was the market leader, as well as one of the main subjects in eSports competitions around the world.
Game Fans eagerly awaiting releasethe second part of the legendary strategy, and in 2010 their hopes were fulfilled in full. By "firm" and the balance of the story added modern graphics, full opportunity to play on the network, new units and strategic decisions. Only in the first month after its release it sold three million copies of the game.
In the United States in 2011 computer game officially considered an art form, and their authors can rely on grants from the state.
Not less popular game genre RPG wonfrom the company Bethesda, which is the fifth part of the famous line of The Elder Scrolls - Skyrim. A huge world full of dangers, a lot of options leveling, different ways of passing the main story line and side branches, and, of course, gorgeous graphics - make Skyrim is not just another role-playing game about knights and dragons, and consummate role model. Despite the fact that the game was released in 2011, its popularity is still growing, especially as the publisher regularly releases updates and additions that allow even the experienced players, who know every corner of the Skyrim world to find a new adventure. The number of sold copies of the game is more than 20 million.
The above games were made to the lightprofessionals who had solid experience of development, reputation, "untwisted" name. In contrast to the Belarusian studio Wargaming game World of Tanks has become a debut project. However, this did not prevent World of Tanks in a short time become the most popular game on the territory of the former Soviet Union and one of the most popular in the rest of the world. At first glance it is not clear what exactly is incredibly attractive "World of tanks." However, the game quickly attracted not only compulsive gamblers, but also many people who never were interested in computer games. Maybe it's in the low "threshold of entry" (to start the game, do not need to have a very quick response or to learn the subtleties of the game mechanics), and perhaps - a fundamentally new format, tank battles, both allies and opponents real people act here. Anyway, in 2014 only on Russian servers the number of simultaneously playing more than one million people, and the game itself has been recorded in the Guinness Book of Records as the record holder for the number of players on a single server.