In less than 10 months, from March 2018 to December, after the Fortnite release on IOS, the game saw 83 million all-time downloads and $64 million in monthly revenue. Last year Clash of Clans was the top growing gaming app generating $1.54 million per day. All of this was made possible because of artificial intelligence within gaming. Mobile games were one of the first techs that utilized augmented reality and today 81% of U.S. gamers have played an AR game at least once.
In fact, Pokemon Go, one of the top AR games, has a revenue of $1.9 billion currently. AI’s use in games creates features such as pathfinding and non-player characters as well as allows for better gameplay through its ability to adapt and generate new content. In the next generation of in-game AI, the ability for characters to learn and grow and for gamer personalization which adapts to what an individual player likes will be introduced. The future of what gaming can be with AI has endless possibilities. Continue on to find out more about gaming and artificial intelligence’s impact on it.