The Growing World Of Online Gaming

In summary it’s a massive multiplayer on-line role playing game.
Online gaming has continued to rise in popularity. So much so that gaming income is currently greater than the income earned by Hollywood. The future of entertainment is no more at the hands of the pretty people from Hollywood but is far more likely to be determine in the hands of the geeks and nerds working on the upcoming big computer game.
MMORPG’s are played on the internet, 24 hours a day throughout the world and now have millions of gamers - massive is the sole right word for them.
Many people would have become aware of the world of online gaming via parodies in tradition types of media, newspaper, tv and movies. Maybe one of the most popular was South Parks take on World of Warcraft which poked fun in the addictive nature of world of warcarf and MMORPG’s, yet also paid homage to the power in the area of amusement.
World of Warcraft or WoW is a complete online dream world - a bit like the old dungeons and dragons on steroids. You can take on the character of one of eight races and even within that there is further choices like a wizard/mage, warrior, paladin and the list go on. So popular has these games become that their is a requirement for provision of some of the supplies from the sport - namely Gold. So much so that people in China are making a living playing online 12 hours a day and selling the’earned’ Gold to Gold famished players in america, Japan and Europe. How much money possible is there in online games - nicely WoW has 8.5 million players each paying a monthly charge of $9.95 per month to play means someone or some business is a billionaire.
In S.Korea they estimate 10 deaths annually - mainly to get a individual playing online for 80 hours straight and developing deep vein thrombosis - i.e. dying from blood clots. A word of caution if you enjoy playing online games, in fact if you love the world wide web, get up each hours and go for a walk or do a brief set of exercises.
The are numerous firms prepared to jump onto the bandwagon with this much money at stake. Another popular application is second life. Second life is that - it extends to you a second life. Some people find their own life so suckie that they get online where there lifetime can be as they envision they need it. Second life is interesting in that it has even created an online money - Linden bucks - which trade with actual currency - $L 270 to $1 USD. Some individuals are so powerful at there online fantasy businesses’malls, casinos, shops, nightclubs’ that they’re earning thousands in REAL money. Where scam will lead the real monetary system has yet to be determine.