Entries in 'in app purchases' (19)
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?
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.
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 ...
Warner Bros’ Mortal Kombat X is likely to join the list of triple-A console games featuring microtransactions.
Disney has gone big on the charges for the in-app purchases in the smartphone spin-off game for Big Hero 6.
A range of in-app purchases in EA’s mobile titles will be used to collect for wildlife charity WWF over the next week.
There will be a limit on how much money players of Mojang’s card game Scrolls can spend on the game.
The Advertising Standards Authority has dismissed a compliant made regarding the in-app-purchases in Gameloft’s Littlest Pet Shop.
Multiple leading developers will be donating all money generated by microtransactions to charity for the next two weeks.
Google has become the latest company to be targeted by the Federal Trade Commission regarding accidental microtransactions.
A request by the US Federal Trade Commission designed to ease the problem of children making in-app purchases is reportedly being resisted by Amazon.
DriveClub director Paul Rustchynsky has insisted that there’s no danger of the planned microtransactions detracting from the player base’s experience.
Apple's App Store now displays in-app purchase warnings in its search results.
UKIE has responded to the Office of Fair Trading’s principles for online and app-based games.
The Office of Fair Trading has published its principles for online and app games.
With a second movie on the way later this year, How To Train Your Dragon is the star of a new iOS and Facebook game.
It all comes down to whether you think Angry Birds was popular because it was good, cheap and offered tonnes of content or because people simply couldn’t resist the little ...
The in-game economy of Grand Theft Auto Online has been designed for those who won’t pay out on the included microtransactions.
Another big children’s IP has chosen to pursue the premium in-app-purchase route.