Entries in 'free-to-play' (163)
In-app purchases for Google Play offerings reportedly have seen a massive increase over the past year.
Trion Worlds has confirmed plans to ditch subscription fees for MMO title Rift.
But isn’t free-to-play supposed to mean the death of retail?
Forgive me for opening with an 'As a parent' introduction.
A new Ridge Racer has been announced – although it’s probably not the game you expected.
In an increasingly fractured market there are less and less outright villains in the games business, save for one business model: free-to-play.
The angry whining of teens on the internet should not be mistaken for actual, real-world opinion.
EA All Play senior VP and general manager Nick Earl believes that most consumers have totally embraced freemium business models, saying detractors are just a loud minority.
It seems inevitable that free-to-play will play a big part in the next generation of consoles.
The popularity of emerging business models and free-to-play has significantly reduced the scope for full-price triple-A success in the modern games market.
Lord of the Rings Online studio Turbine is developing a free-to-play arena battler based on the DC Comics licence.
This latest MCV – which is now available to view online – details all of the hottest releases coming in the next few months, including The Last of Us and Remember Me.
Star Wars: The Old Republic has seen an increase of 2m new accounts since switching to the free-to-play model last November.
The Hobbit: Armies of the Third Age is now available to play for free in browsers.
The North American version of Tera: Rising has pulled in 1.4m new accounts since going free-to-play in February, En Masse Entertainment has announced.
Uncharted 3’s multiplayer client has been downloaded 350k times since Sony flipped the free-to-play switch.
One of the great things about the internet is that it gives everyone a voice. But one of the bad things about the internet is that it gives everyone a ...
Former Epic developer Cliff Blezsinski has called for a halt to the endless stream of vitriol aimed at the free to play market.
Mythic Entertainment and EA have announced the upcoming closure of free-to-play title Warhammer Online: Wrath of Heroes.
PS3 owners are being offered the chance to download the multiplayer part of Naughty Dog’s Uncharted 3 for free.
There is just no stopping GAME.
We’re days away from learning more about how the next generation of consoles will take shape – and developers predict free-to-play games will be at the heart of it.
A consumer backlash to the freemium business model implemented in Real Racing 3 has forced a change to the game.
EA has decided to give age-old puzzle classic Tetris a free-to-play makeover.
The next instalment in the EA-owned Firemonkey’s Real Racing series is going to be free to play.