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Maysalward Podcast

Maysalward Podcast

By Maysalward Mobile Game Studio

This podcast is brought to you by Maysalward, a game development studio since 2003, and focused on delivering unique Mobile games.
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The Rise of eSports: How the Booming Industry is Redefining Sports and Challenging Stereotypes.
The Rise of eSports: How the Booming Industry is Redefining Sports and Challenging Stereotypes.
Are you ready to delve into the world of eSports? From professional players competing in sold-out arenas to video gamers making a living practicing their passion, the rise of eSports is redefining what it means to be an athlete and providing a space for nonconformity and creativity. Learn how the booming industry is challenging stereotypes and showing us what the future of sports could look like. You can also read the original blogs 
15:35
January 26, 2023
Embracing Gender Equality is Key for Successful Mobile Game Studios
Embracing Gender Equality is Key for Successful Mobile Game Studios
Companies need to recognize the importance of gender equality and invest in developing women in the workplace. Working together in an environment of trust and respect is essential in encouraging gender equality and creating a productive working relationship among genders that will help to shatter gender stereotypes and remove any barriers that may stop women from performing their duties effectively. Creating employee resource groups for women can provide a supportive community and help women network and advance their careers, and this is why Maysalward was one of the first mobile game studios in Jordan to be part of the UNwomen women empowerment signatories. Gender equality means that men and women should have the same rights and opportunities, regardless of gender. You can read the original blog here: Maysalward Blog
21:01
January 21, 2023
The Power of Intrapreneurship: How Maysalward Mobile Game Studio is Driving Innovation
The Power of Intrapreneurship: How Maysalward Mobile Game Studio is Driving Innovation
Entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs are two key players in the business world. Both are driven by innovation and a desire to make a positive impact, but they differ in their approach and goals. In this Podcast post, we will explore how Maysalward, a mobile game studio, has understood the importance of fostering both entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship within their organization.  You can read the Full Blog here 
17:33
January 15, 2023
Revolutionizing Business Operations with OKR: The Future of Goal-Setting and Tracking
Revolutionizing Business Operations with OKR: The Future of Goal-Setting and Tracking
Objectives and Key Results (OKR) is an effective goal-setting and leadership tool that some of the world’s leading organizations use to set and enact their strategies. This strategy tool communicates what the organization wants to accomplish and what milestones it will need to meet to reach those goals. It is a framework that enables frequent goal-setting cycles and is extremely simple. OKR – Strategy Development and Implementation in an Agile Environment can help corporations thrive and survive uncertain, volatile, and complex environments by combining adaptability, preparedness, and tracking outcomes with OKRs. Companies like Google, Uber, Trello, Linkedin, Huawei, and Flixbus, or mobile game studios like Maysalward, have successfully used OKR and achieved their corporate goals. Learn more about OKR's in this Podcast.
09:39
December 31, 2022
Artificial Intelligence in Video Game Art Creation
Artificial Intelligence in Video Game Art Creation
As technology continues to evolve, so too does the world of art creation. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is quickly becoming a powerful tool for video game designers, allowing them to create immersive and detailed art with minimal effort. AI is paving the way for a new era of video game art, enabling designers to generate high-quality artwork with the click of a button. By taking advantage of AI-based tools, video game designers can create detailed, lifelike visuals and characters that indeed come alive on the screen. AI-based art creation is revolutionizing the video game industry, inspiring developers to create new and innovative experiences for their players. With AI-driven art creation, video game designers can create stunning visuals and realistic characters in which players can truly immerse themselves.
10:16
December 14, 2022
 Growth opportunities for mobile game developers in the MENA region and lessons learned from entrepreneurs in the region
Growth opportunities for mobile game developers in the MENA region and lessons learned from entrepreneurs in the region
Growth opportunities for mobile game developers in the MENA region and lessons learned from entrepreneurs in the region.  In today's business climate, entrepreneurs face challenges due to slow economic growth and the results of the Covid-19 outbreak. These challenges can make it difficult to start or grow a business. Resilient entrepreneurs can overcome these challenges with a positive attitude, and a strong work ethic can help entrepreneurs overcome obstacles. We will learn about the opportunities in the Middle East and the resilience skills entrepreneurs can learn from local startups in this podcast. 
15:45
July 11, 2022
Success as entrepreneurs should define it.
Success as entrepreneurs should define it.
It's no secret that the road to entrepreneurship is often rocky. Entrepreneurs will experience peaks and valleys, success and failure along the way. As an Entrepreneur, you must remember that success does not always follow a straight line. The most meaningful thing is to find what makes you happy and to define success on your terms. For some, success might mean having a thriving business that provides them and their family with a comfortable lifestyle. Others might define success as helping others through their work or making a difference in their community. The bottom line is that there is no single definition of success, and it's essential to find your version of it.
12:50
April 29, 2022
Creating successful mobile games
Creating successful mobile games
According to Statista, in 2021, there were 7.1 billion mobile phone users worldwide, with forecasts suggesting that number will increase to 7.26 billion by 2022.  Mobile games generated $93.2 billion in 2021, an increase of 7.3 per cent over the previous year, according to Newzoo. In 2021, mobile games accounted for 52 per cent of all player spending. With this significant growth comes the need for new strategies and ideas for people looking to enter the market. Here are ten tips that will help you create a successful mobile game. People of all ages enjoy games, and mobile games are no exception. The industry has enormous potential and is only growing. How can you ensure your mobile game is a success? Establish a solid foundation from the beginning. You need to develop an original concept, design addictive gameplay, and ensure your game is compatible with as many devices as possible. To reach the widest audience possible, you must market your hit game effectively. Hard work and a bit of luck will help.
17:02
March 22, 2022
The Creative Economy
The Creative Economy
Creativity resides in everyone — it's as much about a thinking mindset as your personal quality. A diverse community can unlock creativity and potential, allowing entrepreneurs to harness their skills to achieve effective results. It's not just about discovering talent or recruiting creatives but also about infusing different ways of thinking into your business for better results. 
07:09
March 19, 2022
How to Localize Your Mobile Games for Expanding Internationally
How to Localize Your Mobile Games for Expanding Internationally
Gaming on mobile devices is becoming increasingly popular as smartphone and tablet users grow. Revenues from mobile games are expected to reach US$124 billion by 2022. Even if your game is completely localized for English-speaking countries, it may not be successful in other languages. When you develop a game for the international market, you need to think about how it will play differently in different regions and countries. This blog post will cover some tips on localizing your mobile game for international distribution. As this market grows, more developers are beginning to localize and culturally adapt their games for various regions. This is necessary since gamers in different countries have different expectations and preferences. Discover the importance of localization and cultulization in this podcast
12:14
March 19, 2022
The rise of Hypercasual and how mobile video games have changed
The rise of Hypercasual and how mobile video games have changed
Mobile video games are the future of gaming; they have been a growing trend in recent years, and this is an excellent thing for the gaming industry. Mobile games offer something unique to the gaming industry that is not present in consoles and PC video games. Mobile games have changed the way video gamers play video games. The popularity of mobile games has changed the way people play games forever. Mobile games are now free, and people can play on the go, and Modern mobile devices are powerful enough to play games made for console systems. Over the past few years, several video game studios have shifted their focus to mobile games. The rise of Hyper casual games, simple games designed to be played for short periods, has been threatening to take over the mobile gaming market. The hypercasual games coming out now are the perfect time for these types of games because many people are constantly connected to their phones. Hypercasual games are about to take over the mobile gaming industry because they are fun and straightforward.
07:58
July 28, 2021
How Objectives And Key Results Important To Run Your Business
How Objectives And Key Results Important To Run Your Business
The acronym OKR stands for goals and key results and is a popular management technique and tool to help companies focus and implement strategies. The main components of an OKR are objectives and key results. In an interview with Harvard Business Review, John Doerr said there are five key benefits of OKR. The target and key results model is a powerful way to express a company's goals. Various objectives accompany the journey, revise and explain using OKR, which differs from other targeting techniques to set ambitious goals. Align your business with OKR goals: Inform everyone how they can align their work with your company's top business objectives. Have more than 3-5 goals per quarter and 1-3 key results per goal. The most important results are quantifiable goals and values that measure progress towards a goal.
06:22
April 17, 2021
Women In Gaming A Necessity, Not A Nicety
Women In Gaming A Necessity, Not A Nicety
In recent years, video gaming has grown in popularity, and women are now a part of the gaming community. These female gamers create their niche in the market and have begun to impact the gaming industry. Diversity and inclusion have been a hot topic in the world of video gaming for years. Research has shown that games with more diverse casts of characters perform better both creatively and commercially. A few studios like "Maysalward" have started to take some steps in the right direction by supporting initiatives like "Women in Gaming" events or adding more diverse employees to their teams. In one of McKinsey's reports about Diversity, they found that companies committed to gender diversity in their leadership teams are more competitive and have above-average profitability of 21%. They are also 27% more likely to outperform their peers in long-term value creation. Women are an essential part of the gaming industry, and there are many ways to make sure they feel included; and we need to take a proactive approach to this issue to make a change happen.
04:03
April 17, 2021
How You Can Best Prepare Yourself For The Entrepreneurial Journey
How You Can Best Prepare Yourself For The Entrepreneurial Journey
Learn how to create a strategy that defines what success looks like to you and how to measure it. Becoming an amateur, you will learn how to become a better entrepreneur. A trusting environment within the business can help in many ways and is essential for the company's success. Faith is the new currency of entrepreneurial success. The entrepreneurial experience of small business owners is valuable to the intrapreneur employees of his companies, and he should make himself available to them with knowledge and awareness on goal Progress. There is no doubt that if you can stand on your feet and be creative, you can become a successful business entrepreneur like no one else.
08:18
April 17, 2021
Engaging Students in the new emerging technologies
Engaging Students in the new emerging technologies
In 2011, The App Challenge kicked off as a Royal initiative directly from His Majesty, King Abdullah II of Jordan. The App Challenge is a student-centered competition that invites young Jordanians to explore and engage in new emerging technologies.
07:41
January 24, 2021
Mobile video games are becoming the industry revenue mainstream
Mobile video games are becoming the industry revenue mainstream
Mobile games are becoming more and more mainstream, and some mobile gamers even prefer playing on their phones than their P.C.s, and I am one of them. Mobile games have the advantage of being able to cater to a broad audience, as people of all ages and with different interests play mobile games. The growth of new game genre trends the Hyper casual games helps developers exploit mobile gaming addiction. Games like Candy Crush and other simple casual games are no longer satisfying to mobile gamers. The hyper casual game concept is to make a short, simple, and addictive gaming experience; they started to see popularity in 2017 by game makers such as Homagames, Tapnation, Ketchapp, and Voodoo.
03:54
January 18, 2021
Video Games Highlighted History
Video Games Highlighted History
With an estimated $200 billion in sales by the end of 2023, the global video games industry is rapidly growing. Almost half of this revenue will be generated from the fastest-growing market, mobile gaming. So, where did everything begin?  Listen to this episode from Maysalward Podcast to learn more.
07:39
January 18, 2021
Mobile video games are the future of gaming
Mobile video games are the future of gaming
Today Mobile video games are part of our culture and look like it’s going to remain. The mobile game has ended up being an entertainment and social connection platform from the different casual genres of mobile games to the sophisticated gameplay advancements, and the coronavirus outbreak testimony this reality with around 10% uplift in organic impressions and installs. According to a recent report from analytics firm Newzoo, this growth will take the market into a $200bn forecast by 2023.
02:55
August 08, 2020
The Old School Arcade Gaming
The Old School Arcade Gaming
The world of video gaming will soon hands on the next generation of PlayStation and Xbox as the 5, and Series X are warming up. With those technological beasts, a leap towards the next generation of Gaming will happen. In the Presence of Strong Mobile Video Gaming and devices that match PC gaming capabilities and the world is not Ralph H. Baer “Brown Box” anymore.
03:04
August 07, 2020
The Entrepreneurs Swiss Knife
The Entrepreneurs Swiss Knife
Entrepreneurs are the dreamer of the future, they are risk-takers, and they show resistance for failing. Those are some specific entrepreneurial characteristics a person must have to be successful in the entrepreneurial Journey.  But the question that is always rising; can anyone be a successful entrepreneur
03:53
August 01, 2020
The Rollercoaster ride
The Rollercoaster ride
The idea of Maysalward started in the year 2000, when I shared my dream with my elder brother, who is our legal adviser today. At that time, he helped me to register Maysalward (an Arabic word meaning: Pride of the lion). Afterward, I dreamt of creating my technology startup. At that time, I was building Mobile Value-added Service Content with Key leading companies in the Middle East.
08:10
July 30, 2020
Prepare your children for the new era of the digital economy
Prepare your children for the new era of the digital economy
The world is rapidly moving into a networked environment: Today we connect digitally with objects that surround us in our homes, streets, working environment, etc in what we call the digital economy. We have surpassed the phase of communicating on a smartphone. Learn more with this podcast how to prepare your children for the new era of the digital economy.
04:45
July 29, 2020
Video Games: An Excellent Tool That You Can Utilize To Eliminate Tension
Video Games: An Excellent Tool That You Can Utilize To Eliminate Tension
Mobile video games are a great deal of fun and enjoyable time. Nevertheless, have you ever considered it as a method to ease the tension? If not, then you might wish to download that newest game on the App Store and begin playing as a research study has discovered that having fun with video games can undoubtedly offer individuals with a terrific method to unwind.
02:57
July 29, 2020
History of the oldest skill game in the world: Chess
History of the oldest skill game in the world: Chess
The spread of the Chess game can be attributed to both the Arabs and the Persian individuals to the Indians. Chess then spread out throughout the world and several variants of chess soon began taking form. Chess introduced to the Near East from India and eventually became the part of a courtly and princely education of the Persian nobility. It is also known that the Silk Road traders, Buddhist others, and pilgrims carried the game to the Far East where it absorbed and transformed into a video game used the crossways of lines of the board rather than within the squares.
03:39
July 29, 2020