monthly archives: January 2018

You might believe that any CDN will be adequate for your game content delivery. This couldn’t be further from the truth. Technically speaking, any CDN will be able to deliver your game content from one point to another, however, the devil is in the details. A good game experience can live and die based on the quality of the download. Here’s why:

Size Matters

Game downloads are big. The average size of a game download has increased significantly over the past ten years and it continues to grow with the addition of 4K and Ultra HD resolution games.

If your download manager or game patching process cause too much friction, you risk losing players.

Some new players may abandon your game simply if it's a pain for them to download.  Associating your game with a bad download experience can be a costly mistake that you don't want to make.