Micro-transactions

08.07.12
Uncharted 3's v1.13 update adds tournaments, micro-transactions, more Drake dress-up
08.07.12

Uncharted 3's v1.13 update adds tournaments, micro-transactions, more Drake dress-up

You know that new content Naughty Dog teased? Well, aside from the usual balance fixes that come wi...

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03.21.12
The Soapbox: The hidden perils of Guild Wars 2's microtransactions
03.21.12

The Soapbox: The hidden perils of Guild Wars 2's microtransactions

Disclaimer: The Soapbox column is entirely the opinion of this week's writer and does not necessa...

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05.02.11
Lost Pages of Taborea: Biting the bullet
05.02.11

Lost Pages of Taborea: Biting the bullet

I want to make a proposal that Runewaker, Frogster and all the powers that be strip away any semb...

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04.14.11
Cryptic is offering relief from tax-time woes
04.14.11

Cryptic is offering relief from tax-time woes

Cryptic, the maker of your favorite MMO Star Trek Online and the infamous Champions Online, has d...

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10.13.10
Free for All: F2P and microtransactions at GDCO
10.13.10

Free for All: F2P and microtransactions at GDCO

Last week I wondered about how free-to-play would be discussed at GDC Online. After attending the e...

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10.11.10
GDCO 2010: UTV True Games wows with three new titles
10.11.10

GDCO 2010: UTV True Games wows with three new titles

One of the most thrilling aspects of this job is visiting game studios. It's essentially like stepp...

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08.28.10
Waging WAR: RvR packs, the "wait and see" edition
08.28.10

Waging WAR: RvR packs, the "wait and see" edition

This week Waging WAR rides the double rainbow of gameplay customization via downloadable content an...

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08.18.10
Free for All: Why I play free-to-play
08.18.10

Free for All: Why I play free-to-play

I hid in waiting under a soggy sheet of cardboard for the past three days with stale Cheetos as my...

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07.22.10
Captain's Log: Per-character C-Store services ruin everything ever
07.22.10

Captain's Log: Per-character C-Store services ruin everything ever

Geez louise! It's time for another installment of your favorite Thursday Star Trek Online column, C...

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