iPhone Is Now More Popular than DS and PSP Among Game Developers

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Game Developer Research says that Apple is winning the race among handheld game developers: 19 percent write now for the iPhone and iPod touch. That's more than double the amount of Nintendo DS and Sony PSP developers. Other interesting figures:

• Handheld games are now 25 percent of the whole gaming market, up from 12 percent before the iPhone/iPod touch phenomenon.
• During the last three quarters, all handheld game developers are writing for the Apple iPhone and iPod touch.

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No wonder why Nintendo's President not a fan of the iPad. [Electronista]

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kaisermachead
kaisermachead

So, casual time-killer gaming is becoming more popular.

I don't see why people have a problem with this.