Navigating the Switch: A Comprehensive Guide to Testing Nintendo Switch Games 

Navigating the Switch: A Comprehensive Guide to Testing Nintendo Switch Games 

Despite the ever-evolving popularity of gaming consoles, the Nintendo Switch stands out as one of the most versatile and beloved platforms for gamers of all ages. Its unique ability to seamlessly transition between handheld and docked modes and its diverse library of games has solidified its position in the gaming industry. However, ensuring your game…

Crash-Proof Your Android Game: A Comprehensive Testing Approach 

Crash-Proof Your Android Game: A Comprehensive Testing Approach 

Game testing involves assessing and evaluating video games to ensure they meet specific quality standards before launching them to the public. Testers must take a comprehensive testing approach to ensure the game is thoroughly tested and free from bugs, glitches, and other performance issues that may affect the end-user experience. This includes crash-proofing the game…

The journey of Sampath Kumar, Associate Project Manager at iXie 

The journey of Sampath Kumar, Associate Project Manager at iXie 

“The ability to adapt to changes will determine your success in life.”  – Benjamin Franklin  The gaming industry is renowned for its dynamic nature, demanding a keen ability to adapt—a crucial quality for any project manager. Enter Sampath Kumar, Associate Project Manager at iXie, who possesses this adaptability in spades.  Embarking on his journey as…

The Top Game Test Automation Tools You Need to Know About

The Top Game Test Automation Tools You Need to Know About

As the gaming world evolves, testing has become more complex. In fact, manually testing modern games can be time-consuming, delaying the release cycle. These games have high-quality visuals, animations, and sounds, which renders 100% manual testing infeasible. This has resulted in a new game development trend – test automation. With game test automation, developers have…

Open-World Game Testing: Things to Consider

Open-World Game Testing: Things to Consider

Testing an open-world game can be complex and demanding due to the vast and interconnected nature of the game world. However, it is crucial in ensuring the game’s success as it eliminates possible glitches and bugs, delivering a seamless gaming experience. If your internal team can’t handle open-world game testing, seeking professional game QA services…

The life of a Test Lead through the eyes of Sankar Pandiyaraj

The life of a Test Lead through the eyes of Sankar Pandiyaraj

Never stop learning for when we stop learning we stop growing and this motto has stood Sankar Pandiyaraj, Test Lead at iXie, in good stead throughout the course of his life. Like all gamers, Sankar’s love for gaming started at an early age with Mario, Super Mario and City Racer. His love for gaming was…

iXie’s approach to achieving 100% first-submission pass on all platforms 

iXie’s approach to achieving 100% first-submission pass on all platforms 

Legendary developer and Industry Icon Shigeru Miyamoto once said, “A delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is forever bad.” This statement stood true for a long time in the industry, no doubt. But the games of today are a different beast. A rushed game can eventually be patched and turned into beautiful…

Game Test Automation Tools – A Comprehensive Review and Comparison

Game Test Automation Tools – A Comprehensive Review and Comparison

1. Introduction: Game automation testing is a crucial aspect of game development that involves using specialized tools and techniques to automate the testing process. It helps game developers ensure the quality, stability, and functionality of their games by automating repetitive tasks, identifying bugs, and validating game behavior. Traditionally, game testing has been a manual process,…

Is Game Automation the Next Generation of Testing?

Is Game Automation the Next Generation of Testing?

Introduction: As technology continues to advance, the world of gaming has experienced rapid growth and innovation. With the increasing complexity of video games, the need for efficient and effective testing methods becomes paramount. In recent years, game testing automation has emerged as a promising solution for testing games. This blog explores the concept of game…