xbox 360 gaming Essentials

Although the xbox 360 may not have all of the bells and whistles that go with the PS3, notably the remote play feature available when you pair a PS3 with a sony psp, it has its own wealth of options that add ease of use, features and enjoyment to the console. Some xbox 360 accessories come bundled with the player, but what you get depends on which bundle you purchase. There are some accessories that any gamer would be delighted to have, regardless of what came in the box originally.
Controllers are key to any console, with every gamer having a particular favorite, but a second controller is an absolute necessity for multi-player gaming. Since controllers are supplied one to a bundle, a second wireless controller is a must-have.
Some bundles include a headset, but the included version is not terribly sturdy and cannot deliver high quality audio. Plantronics, a company generally known for its phone accessories, has branched into the field and offers a number of worthwhile options that outperform the bundled headset. Microsoft itself has an upgraded headset a step above the Plantronics offerings. The Microsoft option is wireless, solid and delivers excellent output.
Given the wealth of gaming content on-line, the xbox needs a way to get there, and a wireless network adapter is simple to set up, simple to use, reliable and it means one less wire snaking through the house. Gamers can take advantage of the entire on-line xbox universe, including on-line competition, demos, and game add-ons.
For on-line gaming, though, one other desirable accessory is a Gold Membership in xbox live. Memberships are available for different lengths of time, with discounted pricing at the one-year level.
Specific games can benefit from specific accessories, and nowhere is this more true than in racing games. While it is possible to get into the race with a standard controller, a better option is a console-specific steering wheel, which gives a much more realistic experience in addition to providing a novel and fun way to interact.
When you find yourself running out of batteries in the middle of a fast-paced game, you may find yourself wishing for the Play and Charge Kit from Microsoft. The kit not only charges its included rechargeable battery during play if the player simply plugs in to the console, but it will charge the battery when the console is off until it reaches a full state of charge.
Finally, an accessory that would be any gamer’s dream is a 50 inch plasma tv. While everything goes through the console and input comes from the controller, the content appears on the screen. Big screens that do not suffer from lag or ghosting bring games to a new level, making graphics pop and games more immersive. A 50 inch plasma tv truly shines in this context and is the ultimate accessory that would gladden the heart of any gamer.

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Casino Gaming Market to 2019 Reconfigurable Electronic Gaming Machines Drives Growth, Says a New Report at

Dallas,TX (PRWEB) December 14, 2014

With an increase in online casino gaming, the global market has witnessed rapid growth. Although gambling is illegal in many parts of the world, the global market for casino gaming has seen a steady rise in recent years. High disposable income and adoption of smart card systems are some of the factors which are fueling the growth of the market. The global casino gaming market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 8.96% during the period from 2015 to 2019. In recent years, there has been a major shift in casino regulations, particularly in online gaming. This has enabled players from different geographical areas to expand their presence in a particular region. The global market can be segmented into two categories based on the type of casinos – traditional land based casino gaming and online casino gaming.

Key players in the global casino gaming market are Caesar’s Entertainment Group, MGM Resorts International, Las Vegas Sands Corp, Galaxy Entertainment Group, and SJM Holdings. Other important vendors in the market are Pinnacle Entertainment, Crown Resort, Melco Crown Entertainment, Boyd Gaming, Genting Group, Penn National Gaming, and Wynn Resorts. Lack of stability in the economy is one of the biggest restraints to the growth of the global casino gaming market. The use of alternatives for physical money such as tokens and cards is an emerging trend in the global market. In Asia, traditional land-based casinos have a stronger presence than online casinos. There is also a number of websites that offer online gambling games. An emerging trend in the market is the growing use of reconfigurable electronic gaming machines.

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Exhibit 1: Market Research Methodology

Exhibit 2: Global Casino Gaming Market: Types

Exhibit 3: Global Casino Gaming Market 2014-2019 (US$ billion)

Exhibit 4: Global Casino Gaming Market by Type 2014-2019 (US$ billion)

Exhibit 5: Global Casino Gaming Market by Type 2014-2019 (share in percentage)

Exhibit 6: Global Traditional Land-based Casino Gaming Market 2014-2019 (US$ billion)

Exhibit 7: Global Online Casino Gaming Market 2014-2019 (US$ billion)

Exhibit 8: Global Casino Gaming Market by Geographical Segmentation 2014-2019 (US$ billion)

Exhibit 9: Global Casino Gaming Market by Geographical Segmentation 2014-2019

Exhibit 10: Casino Gaming Market in Americas 2014-2019 (US$ billion)

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Gambling Market in the UK 2014-2018

There has been a significant change in consumer gambling habits in the Gambling market in the UK. The increasing prevalence of online/remote gambling poses a threat to the revenue of non-remote gambling. The increase in the number of women gamblers, who prefer online gambling, and the increase in the installation of gaming machines across the country are propelling the growth of the market. The ban on smoking in casinos and bingo clubs also affects the revenue of the market.

Key players in Gambling Market in the UK: William Hill plc, Ladbrokes plc, Gala Coral Group Ltd, Betfred Group Ltd, Camelot Group plc, Genting UK plc, Paddy Power plc, Rank Group plc and Sportech plc.

Global Digital Game Market 2014-2018

The majority of software games cater to the hardware platforms developed by three major companies: Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo. These companies have developed platforms such as Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii U. These are multifunctional gaming consoles that not only support various games, but also enable gamers to watch videos, listen to music, browse the Internet, and download videos. The success of the Video Game business is directly proportional to the acceptance of these platforms.

Key players in Global Digital Game Market include: Activision Blizzard Inc., Electronic Arts Inc., Gameloft SA, Giant Interactive Group Inc., Konami Corp., Microsoft Corp., NCSOFT Corp., Nexon Co. Ltd., Nintendo Co. Ltd., Rovio Entertainment Ltd., Sony Computers Entertainment Inc., Take-Two Interactive Software Inc., Ubisoft Entertainment SA, 4A Games, 5th Cell Media, Access Games, ACE Team, Active Gaming Media, Aeria Games and Entertainment, Anino Games, Ankama Games, Asobo Studio, Behavior Interactive, Bungie, CCP hf, Cellufun,, CipSoft, Cryptic Studios, Digital Chocolate , Disney Interactive , eGames, GameHouse, Gamelion, Glu Games , gPotato, GungHo Entertainment, HandyGames, India Games, Infinity Ward, Jagex Games Studio, Joymax, Kabam, Kiloo ApS, Level-5, MercurySteam Entertainment, Microsoft Studio and more.

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