Entries in 'free-to-play' (212)
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.
Nintendo has made good on its promise to broaden its digital software offer by making Namco Bandai’s Tank! Tank! Tank! Free to play.