Virtual-items

01.31.12
Dutch Supreme Court declares RuneScape theft a real-world crime
01.31.12

Dutch Supreme Court declares RuneScape theft a real-world crime

Is stealing a virtual good deserving of a real-world criminal sentence? According to a recent rul...

By J. Olivetti,   01.31.12
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12.01.11
Academic talks MMO legalese and virtual property rights
12.01.11

Academic talks MMO legalese and virtual property rights

Virtual item ownership has been a hot topic in MMO circles for a number of years now. Every so of...

By J. Reahard,   12.01.11
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11.28.11
Bigpoint's €1000 space drone sale clarified
11.28.11

Bigpoint's €1000 space drone sale clarified

Last week we told you about Bigpoint's eyebrow-raising sale of a €1,000 virtual space drone. Ga...

By J. Reahard,   11.28.11
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11.24.11
The Daily Grind: What's the most you'd spend on a virtual item?
11.24.11

The Daily Grind: What's the most you'd spend on a virtual item?

So Bigpoint is apparently rolling around in piles of money these days, in no small part because o...

By J. Reahard,   11.24.11
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11.23.11
Bigpoint sells 2000 virtual space drones for €1000 each
11.23.11

Bigpoint sells 2000 virtual space drones for €1000 each

Earlier this year Bigpoint made headlines for its pragmatic approach to pay-to-win business models...

By J. Reahard,   11.23.11
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08.01.11
Diablo 3 to feature player-to-player real money auction house for virtual items
08.01.11

Diablo 3 to feature player-to-player real money auction house for virtual items

Diablo 3 will sport a couple of in-game auction houses to sell items from player to player. One...

By M. Schramm,   08.01.11
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07.26.10
MyTown adds product check-ins
07.26.10

MyTown adds product check-ins

Booyah's very popular MyTown app has updated again, this time bringing some more innovation to the "...

By M. Schramm,   07.26.10
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05.18.10
Free for All: Accept envelopes full of cash
05.18.10

Free for All: Accept envelopes full of cash

Well, at least that was the advice that Min Kim, vice president of Nexon America gave would-be game...

By B. Hindman,   05.18.10
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01.17.10
Buy special Station items and SOE will donate to Haitian relief
01.17.10

Buy special Station items and SOE will donate to Haitian relief

If you've been considering donating to Haitian relief efforts and happen to play EverQuest, EverQues...

By K. Voecks,   01.17.10
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