After personal computers were built and was in use by home owners the computer gaming industry started to expand in unprecedented proportions. Software companies saw the potential of the industry and focused and dedicated their efforts towards developing computer games for personal computers.
Some of these software companies developed an iron clad reputation as major computer game developing companies. These software companies soon realized that there were genres of computer games. These companies were forced to choose the genre they thought was good for mass production. The main categories were strategic gaming, first person shooters, 3rd person views and racing games. Sports games also generally fell into the category of 3rd person view, but there are many skeptics who are willing to say otherwise.
A major gaming software developing company called Activision Blizzard is responsible for producing games like Call of Duty, Doom, War Craft, World of War Craft, Spider Man, James Bond, Transformers and so on. Software companies like Activision has been there since the beginning of the computer gaming. These companies have dedicated themselves towards creating games which are better, faster and stronger. Activision Blizzard who has been around for a long period create games of almost all genres and most of the games they create end up becoming a new revelation in the gaming industry.
EA Sports is responsible for creating most of the sports games available in the market. EA Sports develop all the major sports in the world as computer games. As an example EA Sports develops sports games like Soccer, Rugby, NFL, Base Ball, Ice Hokey, Basket Ball, Cricket, Golf, NAS car racing and other racing games like Need For Speed. Each year EA Sports releases their latest version of the sport which is better in graphics, game play, sound quality, gaming quality and overall performance.
These software gaming companies make a fortune out of developing some of the best entertainment known to man kind. Computer games have come a long way since Pac Man and Super Mario. The main reason for this is due to the stiff competition among computer game developing companies. The end result of this stiff competition is the development of games which are so good that early computer gamers would not have seen these kinds of games in their sweetest of dreams.
Thanks to companies like Activision and EA Sports the computer games that are created now give better entertainment to gamers than before. The dedication and focus of these companies have guaranteed the future of the computer gaming industry which promises more surprises for computer gamers.