Gamasutra - Blogs http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/ Jeremy Reaban's Blogs Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:43:51 EDT en-us scarless@think-services.com (Simon Carless) Gambling comes to Middle Earth - by Jeremy Reaban http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/JeremyReaban/20130514/192244/Gambling_comes_to_Middle_Earth.php Business/Marketing,Console/PC Ever since Lord of the Rings Online (LOTRO) went to F2P, they've come up with more and more ways to monetize the game. Most of them could be easily ignored. But with the latest update, they've gone perhaps too far, introducing slot machines into the game. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/JeremyReaban/20130514/192244/Gambling_comes_to_Middle_Earth.php Tue, 14 May 2013 11:06:00 EDT How long should games take to make, anyway? - by Jeremy Reaban http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/JeremyReaban/20130326/189277/How_long_should_games_take_to_make_anyway.php Design The downside of game jams (and open platforms) is having to review the games from them. Should games really be this simple and unpolished? http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/JeremyReaban/20130326/189277/How_long_should_games_take_to_make_anyway.php Tue, 26 Mar 2013 05:06:00 EDT The problem with Playstation Mobile - by Jeremy Reaban http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/JeremyReaban/20130225/187232/The_problem_with_Playstation_Mobile.php Business/Marketing,Smartphone/Tablet Sony's Playstation Mobile program has not gone well. What can Sony do to save it? Probably not much. http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/JeremyReaban/20130225/187232/The_problem_with_Playstation_Mobile.php Mon, 25 Feb 2013 05:36:00 EST