Entries in 'in app purchases' (7)

Miitomo will have microtransactions

Miitomo will have microtransactions

Nintendo has confirmed that its free debut smartphone app will offer microtransactions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 17th 2016 at 2:05PM in News
PowaBand wants to reward physical activity with IAPs

PowaBand wants to reward physical activity with IAPs

Want to unlock some virtual currency in that smartphone game you’ve been playing? Are you willing to charge about the garden for half an hour to do it?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 3rd 2015 at 2:31PM in News
Evidence of micro-transactions in Metal Gear Solid V surfaces

Evidence of micro-transactions in Metal Gear Solid V surfaces

Recent rumblings about micro-transactions in Konami’s upcoming stealth title Metal Gear Solid V appear to have been backed by Sony’s Playstation Store.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jun 11th 2015 at 10:06AM in News
Influence of whales over F2P mobile game revenue on the rise - report

Influence of whales over F2P mobile game revenue on the rise - report

A new study on free-to-play mobile game revenue shows that big spenders, known as “whales,” still account for the majority of in-app sales. In fact, they're taking up more of ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 10th 2015 at 2:10AM in News

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Mortal Kombat X devs not ready to discuss microtransactions "yet"

Mortal Kombat X devs not ready to discuss microtransactions "yet"

Warner Bros’ Mortal Kombat X is likely to join the list of triple-A console games featuring microtransactions.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 9th 2015 at 12:45PM in News
Big Hero 6 iOS game has a £49.99 IAP

Big Hero 6 iOS game has a £49.99 IAP

Disney has gone big on the charges for the in-app purchases in the smartphone spin-off game for Big Hero 6.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 4th 2015 at 2:54PM in News
EA Mobile partners with WWF for fundraising campaign

EA Mobile partners with WWF for fundraising campaign

A range of in-app purchases in EA’s mobile titles will be used to collect for wildlife charity WWF over the next week.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 27th 2015 at 12:09PM in News