Diablo 3 was pay-to-win just like Diablo Immortal.
Even though large parts of Diablo Immortal are pay-to-win through official transactions, an underground economy means buyers don't even need to play the game now.
More racing for less reward is the new meta in GT7's economy.
You can finally build it on Xbox, but what comes after?
"Worldwide fraud networks have recently shifted to using CS:GO keys to liquidate their gains. At this point, nearly all key purchases that end up being traded or sold on the marketplace are believed to be fraud-sourced," Valve says.
It's not a seamless transition from an iPhone to an Apple TV, or from a touch-based interface to a controller. And cloud saves are a problem.
If “engagement” and “time spent” are the metrics of success, won’t that just lead people to make games that encourage it?
In another world, 'Grindstone' is a cool idea undercut by frustrating and intrusive microtransactions. Here, you're allowed to focus on the game. What a concept!
Gambling regulators: Don’t watch this! Gamers: Hello
Companies such as Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft are committing to reforming practices around paid lootboxes, the Entertainment Software Association says.
Expensive.chat, a new chat tool from Marc Köhlbrugge, charges people for each character they type. All money goes to Marc.