Pay-to-win

11.20.12
Hyperspace Beacon: Advantages and disadvantages of SWTOR's free-to-play
11.20.12

Hyperspace Beacon: Advantages and disadvantages of SWTOR's free-to-play

In a recent Gamasutra article, Funcom's Craig Morrison argued that most games that have moved fro...

By L. Everett,   11.20.12
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11.13.12
The Soapbox: Remembering that games are games
11.13.12

The Soapbox: Remembering that games are games

I think it's safe to assume that we all love games. If we didn't, I wouldn't be in this crowded,...

By M. Foster,   11.13.12
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11.08.12
Star Wars: The Old Republic goes free-to-play on November 15
11.08.12

Star Wars: The Old Republic goes free-to-play on November 15

One question has been on the minds of Star Wars: The Old Republic fans recently: "Has BioWare ann...

By L. Everett,   11.08.12
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09.19.12
PlanetSide 2's Higby talks member benefits, pay-to-win
09.19.12

PlanetSide 2's Higby talks member benefits, pay-to-win

PlanetSide 2 creative director Matt Higby took to the official forums recently to address concern...

By J. Reahard,   09.19.12
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09.11.12
The Soapbox: There's no such thing as pay-to-win
09.11.12

The Soapbox: There's no such thing as pay-to-win

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

By B. Hindman,   09.11.12
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04.19.12
The Daily Grind: How do you define pay-to-win?
04.19.12

The Daily Grind: How do you define pay-to-win?

Game design in the free-to-play era is somewhat different from that of years past. No longer can...

By J. Reahard,   04.19.12
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04.09.12
Wings Over Atreia: Clean up on aisle four
04.09.12

Wings Over Atreia: Clean up on aisle four

Careful where you step; there's a bit of a mess. After much ballyhoo about taking great pains to...

By MJ Guthrie,   04.09.12
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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...

By J. Stratton,   03.21.12
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03.19.12
World of Tanks has 20 million registered users, making double-digit million profits monthly
03.19.12

World of Tanks has 20 million registered users, making double-digit million profits monthly

Wargaming.net is going through quite a growth spurt, and the company's CEO says it's not just abo...

By J. Reahard,   03.19.12
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