It involves an object which is made out of rubber and washer sometimes a 5 centavo coin and a piece of candy wrapper.
The objective of the game is to kick the object upwards as long as it takes without the object hitting the ground, the one who kicks the object the longest time wins.
With so much to choose from gamers of all sorts enjoy games through different platforms and kinds from 2D to the 3D games that now dominate the market and the concept of 2.5D games, a cross between 2D and 3D which are also being adapted now by many games.
With the advent of 3D games, 2D games may seem dated and obsolete but according to one of IGN.com’s bloggers in his blog post 2D Gaming Isn’t …(IGN,2011) nowadays 3D games may be the leading platform in consoles but 2D games still appeal to consoles like PSP and Nintendo.2D games never really disappeared; as a matter of fact it allows game developers to preserve such game concept and apply modifications and features that would satisfy gamers of nowadays and also improve the quality 2D games itself. 3D…(Screwattack.com,2012) 2D games has its disadvantages that players do not want to experience themselves .
Patintero Playtime offers a unique gameplay, though the rules of the original Patintero games apply power ups and human vs. With this to consider, Filipinos are now more than ready to take on markets like the IPhone app store and others alike.
Sipa literally meaning “kick” in Filipino is one of Philippines’ many traditional games.The gaming industry of today has reached new heights and successes over the past years.It truly had become a powerhouse industry and it sure would be for the coming years.Sipa also features different levels that show different landmarks found in the Philippine like the Luneta, University of the Philippines, Quiapo Church and Mt. The game was featured in both television and on multiple sites and blogs, according to an interview by Tj Manotoc in TV Patrol one of Team Butchokoy’s leader Dale David “We developed this game most probably for them to be encouraged to play Sipa in the streets even sometimes(translated)” Larong ‘sipa’ patok…(ABS CBN News, 2012).Sipa is currently available in Apple’s App Store and in the Android Market as well.According to Santa Rosa City, Laguna’s website article Video Games are…(ph ,n.d) video games instead of being one of the community’s growing problems can be an opportunity, “First there is the indisputable fact that the demands of game players and game designers have driven and paid for many advances in computer technology, creating benefits to countless other spheres of activity.According to an article written by Alec Barrett, The 2.5D Revolution (Barrett,2009) 2.5D games apparently are games that are made in 3D construct set in a single view are proven to be an effective platform because some game genres are simply not suited for 3D.Games that are considered 2.5D are Crash Bandicoot: The Huge Adventure, Doom, Viewtiful Joe and Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project 2.5D Games(Giant Bomb.com,n.d).Jane Mc Gonigal, author of the book “Reality is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Change the World” said in an interview Could Gaming be…(National Public Radio, 2011) “Well, games seem to tap into the psychological state called eustress, or positive stress.