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After what can rightly be described as a mixed first year, EA and BioWare’s Star Wars: The Old Republic is now a free-to-play title.
It’s one of the biggest triple-A franchises in gaming – so it might surprise you to learn that Crysis is struggling to break even.
Trion Worlds aims to reinvent the MMO space with each title, and is using free-to-play to attract a wider audience.
If you believe the boss of developer Crytek, then games consoles are facing a crisis.
EA has announced that BioWare’s MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic will become free-to-play in all territories on November 15th.
The firm behind upcoming free game Hawken has scored an extra $18m in VC funding.
Major developers believe Sony can be the No.1 platform holder once again, thanks to its ambitious move into the free-to-play market.
It can be startling how quickly the music video game genre changes.
PlayStation karaoke titan SingStar could be on the verge of a switch to free-to-play.
Free-to-play FPS mech title Hawken has had its beta dated by new publisher Meteor Entertainment.
Upcoming Hollywood outing The Hobbit is to get the free-to-play game treatment.
New data from Ipsos Media CT and ISFE suggests that free-to-play games accounted for half of the European games market in the last 12 months.
Most games publishers are dipping their toe in the tempting waters of free-to-play gaming, but Ubisoft is diving in with both feet.
XBLA will be taking the full leap into free-to-play with Toylogic’s multiplayer action title Happy Wars.
Three big PC brands are spearheading Ubisoft’s push into free-to-play.
Former Empire: Total War designer Jan van der Crabben warns free-to-play developers to expect a 70 per cent drop in initial registered users.
Mobile developer Perblue has revealed staggering financial figures for their free-to-play MMO Parallel Kingdom, also declaring that Android is currently outpacing iOS in nearly every way.
Double Fine is looking to prove their crowdfunding success on Kickstarter was more than a flash in the pan for the studio.
EA and Bioware have announced MMO Star Wars: The Old Republic will be making the switch to the free to play model later this year.
Freemium will become the dominant force throughout the global games industry, leading experts claim.
A brand new version of Ultima Online is on the way.
The millions of voices that suddenly cried out in terror when they discovered that Star Wars: The Old Republic would have a monthly subscription have been suddenly silenced.
China’s biggest online games company Tencent has just announced a brand new entry in the Call of Duty series – Call of Duty Online.
Free-to-play is not necessarily a dangerous monster stalking the innocent gamer. But at times it feels like it could be.
After a successful first event in March, the F2P Summit returns to Rich Mix in Shoreditch, London on Wednesday 26 September 2012 for more learning and networking.