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Comment In: [Blog - 12/04/2017 - 10:05]

Having read your previous work, ...

Having read your previous work, I know Ramin that you are a free-to-play advocate. Why then are you joining the F2P hate train r n r nThe difference between what you consider Dark Side and Light Side monetizations are quite frankly very blurry. I don 't think there 's a ...

Comment In: [News - 11/17/2017 - 04:04]

We actually didn 't need ...

We actually didn 't need Blizzard confirming anything. Like any subject for science, it 's entirely possible to empirically study, which players already had done. By every 10 packs you 're guaranteed an epic, and by 40 packs you 're guaranteed a legendary. r n r nThis makes Hearthstone 's ...

Comment In: [Blog - 11/17/2017 - 09:31]

Quick note: I still didn ...

Quick note: I still didn 't understand how Thunderclap worked after visiting their website. r n r nAnyway, congrats on the campaign. You put in a lot of work and effort into it and definitely deserved it. I 'm actually pretty astonished as to how long of a pre-campaign you ...

Comment In: [Blog - 11/02/2017 - 09:54]

The industry is surely better ...

The industry is surely better for it. Ideally the industry will have the entire spectrum of studio sizes filling the market with their respective games. However, if I was an investor right now I 'd be investing in a traditional AAA studio, for no other reason that they have the ...

Comment In: [Blog - 10/31/2017 - 09:49]

Here 's a conundrum though. ...

Here 's a conundrum though. Let 's say you 're making a multiplayer online game, you 're not Blizzard so you don 't have their huge connections in the press or brand recognition simply put, your reach is low. As an online multiplayer game, you need players, without a critical ...

Comment In: [Blog - 08/29/2017 - 09:17]

How many people will buy ...

How many people will buy in-game packages/items out of the goodness of their hearts to support devs because they feel like it That 's not how business is done. r n r nWhat this is trying to do isn 't to prey more on whales, it 's to raise the ...

Comment In: [Blog - 07/11/2017 - 10:19]

Great article Ramin. r n ...

Great article Ramin. r n r nWhat are the exact differences betwen 1st and 2nd Generation F2P models And more curiously, do you believe we can work towards a 3rd generation as well

Comment In: [Blog - 06/07/2017 - 10:12]

Hey Joshua, thanks for sharing ...

Hey Joshua, thanks for sharing this and your insight. May I ask how many followers you had on social media prior to launch and how long you had done PR and hype-building for the kickstarter before launching it

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