Netflix Plans to Power Up with Mobile Games Soon — Here’s Why

Now here’s a story that combines our love for video content and mobile gaming — Netflix plans to integrate mobile games into their streaming platform. For now, however, they’re testing…

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The Benefits of Augmented Reality (AR) Art in eLearning

In the early 2000s, researchers predicted augmented reality (AR) technology would be so advanced that we could experience AR in the palm of our hands. Or more specifically, through our…

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Steam Makes the Switch to Portable Gaming with Upcoming Game Console Steam Deck

If you’re passionate about video games, then you’ve probably heard of the new Steam Deck by Valve Corporation. And when you heard the news, you might have experienced a brief…

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7 Telltale Signs Your Business Needs to Start Outsourcing Accounting Services

Which do you think is more important for your business — coming up with big-picture ideas or looking into the nitty-gritty of running one?  For CEOs and entrepreneurs, big-picture ideas…

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What is Rendering in Video Editing?

Let’s begin with a fact — did you know some of the frames in the black hole scene in Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar (2014) took 100 hours to render? Because of…

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3D Modeling for Video Games

Video games have come a long way when it comes to design. While there are still games that capitalize on the retro pixel aesthetic, today the majority of games released…

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Should I Use Unity for 2D Games?

It’s 2021, and 2D games are still as popular as ever. While the past decade has seen a huge surge in the marketability of 3D games, 2D games continue to…

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What are Augmented Reality Video Games?

Today, the term “augmented reality” gets thrown around a lot. It got a lot of attention back in 2016, when the game Pokémon GO made it possible for players to…

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The Most Important Types of Accounting for Your Business

Accounting is an indispensable part of running any business. Many companies either do the task in-house or outsource accounting services — or both. Successful accounting can expand your budget, attract…

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Louis Vuitton Released a Mobile Game? Yes! And Here’s What You Need to Know

Who knew being fashion-forward also meant keeping up with mobile trends? In celebration of its founder’s 200th birthday, luxury brand Louis Vuitton released the mobile game Louis the Game on…

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What’s the Best Language for Mobile Game Development?

So you’ve heard about the pandemic-driven demand for mobile games and have decided to build your own. You’ve heard about the returns you gain by doing so, and they sound…

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The Top 3 C++ 2D Game Engines of 2021

Previously, we talked about the most popular C++ game engines for 3D game development based on Slant’s rankings — now, we’re going to do the same thing for 2D games,…

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What’s the Difference Between Finance and Accounting?

Will knowing the distinctions between finance and accounting make a difference? Will knowing their differences influence the outcome of your goals or the direction of your decisions? Yes, it will.…

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What Is Frame Rate in Video Editing?

Want video editing done at the correct frame rate? Visit NarraSoft’s service page here to know what our editors can do for you: Video Editing Services by NarraSoft Before the…

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Top 9 Benefits of Outsourcing Game Development

Outsourcing is essentially a partnership. As Jason Harris of EA puts it in his LinkedIn post, an outsourced provider or an “external partner” is ideally an extension of your team.…

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Gaming: Why Super Mario 64 Was Worth $1.56 Million at Auction

Looking for 3D artists and game developers to add to your team? NarraSoft has all the talent you need — and more! Check out our page to see what we…

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Gaming Brand Nintendo Unveils New Switch Model “OLED”

There’s no denying it — the video gaming industry is thriving right now in 2021, and Nintendo intends to make the most out of this trend with its new Switch model…

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Why Use ReactJS for Your eCommerce Website

For sleek and intelligently designed UIs, use ReactJS and outsource NarraSoft’s developers! Learn more about what we can offer you on our page: ReactJS Development Services. When it comes to online…

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How Long Does It Take to Edit A Video?

Experience the magic of video editing with NarraSoft today! For more information, click on our service page here: Outsourced Video Editing Services by NarraSoft Delaying video editing work is like…

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Exciting News: London Streets Are Strewn with AR Art Pieces

Located at the West End of London are 20 works of art you can’t admire unless you have an augmented reality (AR) mobile application. Through its consumer initiative Art of…

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75% of Pandemic-Driven Mobile Gaming Likely to Continue After the Pandemic

During the pandemic, the mobile gaming industry took a turn for the better, and there are no signs of it slowing down in the foreseeable future. According to a study…

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The Top 7 Advantages of Outsourcing Accounting Services in the Philippines

Want your business to experience these advantages of outsourcing accounting services and more? Head on over to our service page to see how we can help you: Finance & Accounting Services…

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Remember Rugrats? It Has A 3D Animated Reboot You Can Watch

Kiddy imagination is about to run wild on your screen, but expect it to take on a whole new dimension.  The beloved Nickelodeon cartoon Rugrats (2021) has recently premiered its 3D animated reboot. And you…

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The Top 5 Smart Ways Your Business Can Use Augmented Reality (AR)

You can build your brand’s customer base right now with any of these five applications of augmented reality for your business! For a full team of AR artists and developers, contact NarraSoft today.…

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What Are the Different Types of 2D Games?

For well-composed 2D art — whether for your video game, eLearning course, or marketing collaterals — choose NarraSoft! Visit our service page here to learn more: 2D Digital Game Art Outsourcing…

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The Top Benefits of 24/7 Online Live Chat for Customer Service

If you’re looking to hire live chat support agents with years of experience, visit our page Chat Support Services by NarraSoft. For chat agents with a technical background, visit Technical…

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Augmented Reality (AR) Is A Powerful Retail Tool — Snapchat

Mobile games and face filters are some of the most popular applications of augmented reality (AR) — but a recent study shows how consumers and the retail industry are starting to welcome…

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Snap Presents Fourth-Gen AR Glasses ‘Spectacles’ — But You Can’t Buy Them

At the Snap Partner Summit 2021, the company behind the widely used mobile application Snapchat unveiled its fourth-generation augmented reality (AR) glasses.  These AR glasses are the latest to come…

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How Augmented Reality (AR) Technology Works

Go on Instagram and take a picture of yourself. But before you do, choose a graphics-based filter. Did you see the application scan your face first? Did you notice how…

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What Web Apps Can I Build With ReactJS?

You’ve probably heard of tech giants that have built their web applications with React. There’s Facebook, Instagram, and Spotify, to name a few. And we don’t even think twice about…

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Facebook Wants Users to Embrace Social VR

In an interview with CNET’s editor-at-large Scott Stein, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talks about social VR and possible plans of making it integral to the Oculus Quest Pro. Given our…

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Why Use React JS for Web Development?

Your company’s web application is the very thing your target audience uses to decide whether you’re worth giving a chance.  Think about it. If you were scouting for a particular…

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What Are the Uses of C++?

When we think of C++, we tend to think of fast-running applications and uses spanning from the simple to the complex.   And no wonder. C++ is one of the oldest…

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Google Earth Time Lapse Videos Show Impact of Human Activity on the Planet

Google Earth has recently integrated a new feature into its system, one that lets you view the impact of human activity on earth through videos. Using the feature Timelapse in…

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Google’s AR Web App Makes You Feel the Other Side of the World Is A Click Away

In old cartoons, there’s a trope where characters are able to dig themselves to the other side of the world. In some cases, these characters dig a hole all the…

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Can You Use Python for Mobile App Development?

In the software development community, Python is known for being a high-level language that is easy to learn and flexible enough to produce different kinds of software.  With this language,…

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VR Is Helping Create Safer Cities for Children

If we truly believe the children are our future, then we must take steps toward building better living spaces for them.  These spaces include the homes they live in, the…

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Facebook Pairs AR Glasses with Wrist-Worn Input Device

Remember J.A.R.V.I.S. from Iron Man?  In the movie franchise, J.A.R.V.I.S. is an artificially intelligent computer system with a holographic user interface, allowing Tony Stark to control its graphical elements with…

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Is Unity A Good Tool for Mobile Game App Development?

Game developers have high regard for Unity. It’s a diverse game development tool in that it can create virtually any type of gaming experience. In 2018, technology news outlet TechCrunch…

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2D Game Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge Is Coming Soon on Steam

A cartoon classic is making a nostalgic comeback in the form of a beat-‘em-up video game soon to be released on Steam. Developed by Tribute Games, Inc. and published by…

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Epic Games Acquires Fall Guys Team Mediatonic

Popular gaming brand Epic Games has officially bought the company behind the pandemic hit Fall Guys (2020). Growing from a team of only 35 members to a group of more…

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The Differences Between 2D Animation and 3D Animation

The differences between 2D and 3D animation are stark enough for us to distinguish easily. In 2D animation, every part of the animated piece appears on a flat surface. And…

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New Documentary Shows How Video Games Help Soothe Children with Cancer

Cancer is a terrible monster to fight, and it has afflicted people across age groups — including the young. But a new documentary, based on a recent study, reveals a…

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Market Drivers for Game Development Outsourcing

Since COVID-19 has kept everyone indefinitely locked in their homes, video games have played a new role in people’s lives. They have been one of the few options for entertainment,…

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Factors to Consider When You Outsource Your Game Development Project

Are you looking to build your project with an external game development partner? Expand your company today with NarraSoft’s stellar game development talent by clicking here: Game Development Outsourcing by…

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Virtual Reality App May Help Treat Fear of Heights — New Study

Just how effective is virtual reality technology in mitigating a person’s fear of heights?  A new study contributes to the growing body of data supporting this technology’s ability to treat…

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How Are Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence Related?

Did you know augmented reality and artificial intelligence significantly shape our world today? These technologies have become so integrated into our lives that we might not even notice we’re already…

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3D Animated Movie ‘Frozen’ Gives Clues to Dyatlov Pass Mystery

From gaming to movie-making to marketing, animation has a long list of uses. But who knew possibly solving a decades-old mystery was one of them? If you’re in the tech…

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Epic Games Reigns Supreme As Most Searched Gaming Brand — Report

Aside from Fortnite and the Unreal Engine, another epic achievement accomplished by video game developer and publisher Epic Games is winning over the largest audience in the gaming sector, making…

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Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality: Their Differences and Similarities

When you hear the terms augmented reality and virtual reality, what comes to mind? Augmented reality and virtual reality are relatively new concepts with which many people are not yet…

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Resident Evil Village: What You Need to Know About the High-Fidelity 3D Graphics Video Game

After three and a half years, the triple-A video game Resident Evil Village has finally set a launch date and recently released a demo where you can experience its stunning…

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What Are Chat and Email Support & What Are Their Best Practices?

Did you know visitors who can intuitively use a website’s chat box are almost three times more likely to convert? The market research company Forrester says so, and to this,…

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Panasonic’s Augmented Reality HUD Gears for the Future at CES 2021

During the 2021 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Panasonic’s unveiled one of its latest inventions — an augmented reality head-up display (HUD) that’s enhanced by artificial intelligence.  Head-up displays are a…

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Outsource Game Developers to Get the Tools You Need for Your Video Game or Mobile Game

You’re probably reading this article because you’re wondering why you should outsource game developers instead of hiring them in-house. As the headline suggests, one of the greatest advantages you gain from…

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Studio Ghibli Ventures Into New Territory With Its First 3D Animated Movie

After its initial press release, Earwig and the Witch (2020) has generated a ton of interest, both good and bad, among movie-lovers. Why it has sparked the interest of many…

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What’s the First 3D Game in the World?

What is the first 3D video game in the world? This might sound like one of those stray questions your brain comes up with every now and then, but with…

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L’Oréal Showcases Augmented Reality Makeup Line Called ‘Signature Faces’

At a time when the cosmetics industry is facing a downturn due to COVID-19, L’Oréal decided to offer a new makeup line — accessible only through augmented reality (AR) technology. …

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Characteristics You Should Look for When Outsourcing Game Developers

Despite the hurdles COVID-19 set before businesses, the gaming industry unrelentingly thrives. Reports from early this year forecasted the global video game market would accumulate a revenue of $159 billion…

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How Will Augmented Reality Change the Future of Art?

What if we merge an age-old practice like art with a modern invention like augmented reality? For the longest time, people have deemed art, in its traditional sense, as the…

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‘Trim’ or ‘Cut’ in Video Editing: What Is the Difference?

Experience the magic of video editing with NarraSoft today! For more information, click on our service page here: Outsourced Video Editing Services by NarraSoft To trim or to cut? This…

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You Need Virtual Reality Art for Your E-Learning Course, and Here’s Why

We perceive art in virtual reality to be an exciting technological advancement most useful to video games and entertainment pieces. It’s true; virtual reality is fun — it brings you…

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The Top 7 Drivers of Outsourcing in 2020

When the World Health Organization announced a health crisis is going to affect all parts of the globe, many small businesses panicked. A survey conducted this year in light of…

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5 PHP Tips You Can Easily Apply to Your Dynamic Web Application

A well-built dynamic web application does wonders for any business. It automatically updates relevant data on your application depending on your requirements; it retrieves information from the database fast; and…

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What’s The Difference Between CGI and 3D Animation?

When was the last time you saw a movie or series containing elements that don’t exist in real life? Chances are, the last show you watched had faux visual objects…

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Watch These Realistic 3D Animated Movies for a Comfy Evening After Work

We can all agree our work life generally gives us stress. Some might find a workday packed with meetings enervating, and others could be stressing out over multiple projects with…

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The Power of 3D Digital Art and Virtual Reality in Learning

In the 1950s, the concept of virtual reality served merely as a plot device in fiction. Often thought of as sinister, the use of technology to bring remote environments to…

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Video Game Art Styles You Will See In Almost Every Game

The game art styles we know and love today have come a long way ever since the release of the first video game. We went from the era of 8-bit…

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Defining Digital Sculpting, Its Elements, & Impact on the Toys and Collectibles Industry

Have you ever gazed in awe at a sculpture? Its delicate details, lively posing, and near-realistic form come together to make a great piece of art. This level of artistry…

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5 Game Development Languages Your Team Should Know Right Now

Game development requires as much imagination and creativity as storytelling. You get to piece together a game’s narrative, think of ways to move it forward, and even have a well-defined…

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Business During COVID-19: Why Now Is the Best Time for SMBs to Try Outsourcing

Since the spread of COVID-19, many things started to shift. Local and national governments have required everyone to stay home and shelter in place. This has caused a frustrating, albeit…

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Can You Use React for Mobile App Development?

When Facebook was new, it enjoyed a steady growth in users. This growth boded well for the company both from a development and business perspective. The increasing number of users…

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Winning Strategies for Unity Games Fall Guys and Among Us, According to Popular Gamers

Video games are a solace to many, and they’re especially needed during this time when nothing but a spate of horrible stories occupies our news. This is why during the…

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What’s the Difference Between Game Design and Game Programming?

“Easy reading is hard writing.” Have you ever heard of this adage? While no one knows exactly where the saying comes from, any writer will tell you this is true.…

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2020’s Popular C++ Game Engines for 3D Game Development

Speed is the main advantage C++ can offer you. When developers discover an application was implemented in this language, they immediately know the thing runs fast. So when game engine…

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The Top 4 C# Game Engines of 2020 You Should Check Out

Whenever we play a video game, we become completely immersed in its environment, storyline, and gameplay. We owe the enjoyment we derive from these games to developers. But alongside the…

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Is C# a Good Tool for Game Development?

The idea of building a game from scratch with only C# is a nightmare for most developers. With only C# as their tool, developers will take a much longer time…

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All You Need to Know About the Future of 3D Modeling

Three-dimensional graphics are fast becoming the norm for digital art, and you might not have realized they’re already everywhere. You see 3D in e-commerce, where online shops display almost every…

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What Are the Differences Between and Advantages of ReactJS and JavaScript?

Do you find yourself reaching for your phone the moment you wake up? And is your first instinct to browse through your social media? As it turns out, this behavior…

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What Is Unity Game Engine & Why Should You Choose Unity for Game Development?

If gaming companies had the solution to bring their game idea to life in the quickest way possible, they’d be overjoyed. The video game industry is a highly competitive field,…

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What Is Python Programming & How Will It Help Your Company?

In a recent analysis by PopularitY of Programming Language Index (PYPL), Python secured the first spot as the most searched programming language tutorial on Google. PYPL notes on their website…

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The Many Sides of 3D: How 3D Animation Is Used in Different Fields and Industries

Gripping your audience’s attention with your message is the first step toward your company’s success. This truth applies to all types of businesses, independent of niche or industry. And unsurprisingly,…

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The Fundamentals of 2D Artwork and 2D Techniques in Video Gaming

Two-dimensional art is everywhere, and we can presume it’s as old as the first figure or pattern painted on a cavern wall thousands of millennia ago. In the present day,…

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You Definitely Need a Technical Support Team from the Philippines — Now

How many times has your tech company encountered the following? “I can’t log in.” “My device shut down abruptly.” “I can’t access my files anymore.” Perhaps more than you’ve tallied.…

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You Think Cost Is the Only Advantage of 3D Art Outsourcing for Your Game? Unsurprisingly, There Are Many More

Are you on the fence about 3D art outsourcing because of the assumption that “lower cost” is the only advantage you will gain from it? If you are, then you…

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The Secret to Getting the Perfect Set of Concept Art Ideas for Your 3D or 2D Game

Generating a variety of great concept art ideas could be difficult for some gaming companies. While a few have figured out their game’s overall concept and gameplay, still absent from…

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5½ Reasons Why Outsourcing Software Development Gives Your Startup Peace of Mind

In 2018, the number of startups solely in the US totaled 30.2 million, and according to a 2013 report by Yahoo, an average of 543,000 startups worldwide are born each…

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Why the Philippines Is the Ideal Offshore Outsourcing Country

Are you looking to outsource creative and technical talent to an ideal outsourcing destination, such as the Philippines? Don’t hesitate to contact us today to start building the team your…

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The 4 Ways Outsourcing Data Entry to an Established Firm Helps Your Company Stay Alert

Diversity, volume, accessibility — these are the qualities of data that can either make or break your company. The volume of existing data in 2020 is equivalent to a whopping…

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NarraSoft Turns 10!

Celebrating Our 10th year at Acuaverde Eco Resort This past September 2019 marked NarraSoft’s tenth year in business! And to celebrate this exciting milestone, NarraSoft management invited all eighty employees to…

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Best Practice Software Development Outsourcing Model: The Intrinsic Value of a Dedicated Virtual Offshore Team versus Project Work

Business leaders today often struggle with exactly how best to leverage the offshore outsourcing model. When seeking to improve their internal software development process, executives recognize the obvious benefits of cost…

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