Connect with us

Featured

What is the Future of Gaming? Complete Guide 

NAV

Published

on

By

Since the early 2000s, gaming has continued to evolve at an incredibly fast pace. 

Now, in 2022, the future is looking brighter than ever for all kinds of gaming fans, including PlayStation 5, XBOX Series X, and PC users. 

So, what exactly is the future of gaming? Is it fair to expect Virtual Reality (VR) headsets to take over? Are battle royale games going to remain popular? Will Sony continue to outsell Microsoft? 

Let’s examine this in detail. 

Online Gambling is Going to Become More Popular

Over recent years, online casino games have become a new crowd favorite. 

The reason why millions of people have taken to online casinos is that they provide a fun and engaging platform for online gambling. 

The involvement of real money adds an extra edge of excitement that PlayStation and XBOX games simply don’t have. This attraction point is expected to influence the industry over the coming years and will likely lead to online gambling becoming even more popular. 

VR Headsets Will Become the Industry Norm

VR headsets are slowly taking over the mainstream, despite their big price tags. 

By 2030, VR headsets will likely be a feature across most US households. Instead of grabbing controllers to play video games, people will be grabbing their VR headsets instead. 

And with the introduction of Mark Zuckerberg’s ‘Metaverse’, you can even expect people to be playing virtual reality games through Facebook as well. For now, we’ll have to wait and see what happens! 

Battle Royale Games Will Continue to Dominate

Back in 2018, Fortnite changed the gaming world forever. 

Since then, developers have latched onto the battle royale trend by releasing their own Fortnite-inspired battle royale games. 

A great example of this is Call of Duty: Warzone (2020), which was the COD franchise’s first-ever battle royale game. Without Fortnite, it would never have been created. 

Currently, Fortnite has over 350 million players, while PUBG Mobile (another popular battle royale game) has over 600 million players. Make no doubt about it, the battle royale genre is here to stay!

It’s Possible That the XBOX Series X will Surpass the PlayStation 5 in Sales

Since being released, the PlayStation 5 has outsold the XBOX Series X/S in total sales.

However, current sale trajectories indicate that this could possibly change soon.  

In April 2022, the XBOX Series X/S outsold the PS5 in a single month for the first time ever. If Microsoft continues to up its game, it’s entirely possible that the new-generation XBOX console will become as popular as it was originally intended to be. 

Party Chats Will Be Supervised and Monitored More Often 

Prior to the release of the PlayStation 5, Sony announced that they would be monitoring and recording party chats moving forward in order to better protect online players. This move has seemingly worked well, as there are now much fewer reports of online abuse across Sony’s networks. 

In the future, it’s a certainty that party chats will continue to be supervised in order to discourage players from abusing their friends and other randomers they play with from around the world. 

NAV

Editor-in-Chief at DroidJournal. A tech-enthusiast, guitarist, and an anime fanboy!

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Latest

Hacks Hacks
News3 mins ago

Hacks Season 3: Release Date, Plot and more!

Created by Lucia Aniello, Paul W. Downs, and Jen Statsky, Hacks is an American comedy-drama streaming television series. the series...

News1 hour ago

Tokyo Vice Season 2: Release Date, Trailer and more!

Created by J. T. Rogers, Tokyo Vice is an American crime drama television series. It is based on the 2009...

The-Sex-Lives-of-College-Girls-Season-2 The-Sex-Lives-of-College-Girls-Season-2
News2 hours ago

The Sex Lives of College Girls Season 2: Release Date, Cast and more!

Created by Mindy Kaling and Justin Noble, The Sex Lives of College Girls is a teen comedy-drama streaming television series....

Gossip-Girl Gossip-Girl
News2 hours ago

Gossip Girl Season 2: Release Date, Plot and more!

Developed by Joshua Safran, Gossip Girl is a teen drama created for HBO Max. It is an extension and standalone...

House of Ho Season 2 House of Ho Season 2
News6 hours ago

House of Ho Season 2: Release Date, Trailer, and more!

House of Ho is an American reality television series on HBO Max. The series’ first season was released on December...

News6 hours ago

Jellystone! Season 3: Release Date, Plot, and more!

Developed for HBO Max by C.H. Greenblatt, Jellystone! is an American animated streaming television comedy series. The first season of...

Ten Year Old Tom Season 2 Ten Year Old Tom Season 2
News7 hours ago

Ten Year Old Tom Season 2: Release Date, Cast, and more!

Created by Steve Dildarian for HBO Max, Ten Year Old Tom is an American adult animated sitcom. Dildarian is also...

the-proud-family-louder-and-prouder-510547 the-proud-family-louder-and-prouder-510547
News18 hours ago

The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder Season 2: Release Date, Trailer and more!

Created by Bruce W. Smith and Ralph Farquhar, The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder is an animated television series made...

What-If-Season-2 What-If-Season-2
News18 hours ago

What If…? Season 2: Release Date, Cast and more!

Created by A.C. Bradley, What If…? Is an American animated anthology series. The show is based on the Marvel Comics...

Season 2 Season 2
News19 hours ago

Chip ‘n’ Dale: Park Life Season 2: Release Date, Plot and more!

Directed by Jean Cayrol, Frédéric Martin, and Khalil Ben Namaane, Chip ‘n’ Dale: Park Life is an animated streaming television...

Advertisement