With the advent of online games the retail games have incurred lot of losses. The major reason for this is the traditional games are expensive and online games are cheap. In a way online games save money. The rising popularity of Flash and Java led to an Internet revolution where websites could utilize streaming video, audio, and a whole new set of user interactivity, and this revolution paved the way for sites to offer games to web surfers.
There are many options in the online games whereas the conventional games makes the players tired in cracking the single game. Hence the online games are more popular in the younger generation.Earlier the graphics and complexity of the retail games were better than online games. This statement has also been made false as the present online games are far better and advanced than the conventional games. All these advantages are crushing the neck of the traditional retail games which may lead to the extinct of the retail games if the same situation continues in future also.