Microtransactions

  • Assassin’s Creed: Unity Has Microtransactions, But That’s Not The Real Problem

    Published at The Gamer Headlines

    At Ubisoft’s GamesCom presentation, it was revealed that a microtransaction system would be present in their highly anticipated next-gen title, Assassin’s Creed: Unity. Whether or not the announcement will affect the sales, gameplay experience, or overall pace of the game is irrelevant. Why is this so? Because in regards to AAA titles, it doesn’t really matter.

  • Hearthstone Bug Leaves Players Buying The Expansion Twice

    The Gamer Headlines - - 6 readers - The Hearthstone Curse Of Naxxramas expansion has been going down like gangbusters in the Blizzard community, but not all players have been able to enjoy the positive experience they had been hoping for. As covered by Eurogamer, it appears some dedicated buyers were accidentally invited to click the purchase button even after the first transaction had been made.
  • 2015′s Roller Coaster Tycoon World Has No Microtransactions

    The Gamer Headlines - - 6 readers - Talk of Roller Coaster Tycoon World began all the way back in March, but it it’s really captured the interest of audiences during Gamescom week. According to a press release dispatched by Atari, Pipeworks will be helming the difficult job of bringing this beloved theme park franchise back from the brink of extinction.

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  • 2015′s Roller Coaster Tycoon World Has No Microtransactions

    …? How about visiting their park to try out some rides? All of that will be possible in Roller Coaster Tycoon World. Atari CEO Fred Chesnais says that these features wouldn’t have been possible in past years. and they will help transform this project into something that fans have been asking for. What’s more is, there will be no microtransactions…

    6 readers - The Gamer Headlines - Roller Coaster -


  • Destiny “Currently” has no Microtransactions, But is it in the Games Future?

    … Microtransactions seem to be a growing trend in games right now, whether it's paying a little bit here to outfit your gun with cats, or whether it's paying a bit there to unlock a car earlier than your current progression allows. It's a plague that seems to be absorbing almost every game in its wake, but according to Bungie Destiny has none - for now. Read more of Destiny “Currently” has no Microtransactions, But is it in the Games Future? on n3rdabl3. …

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  • PES 2015 Dev Defends Microtransactions

    … will be forthcoming at Gamescom. It will be interesting to see whether these purchased superstars can be utilised against other players online and if so, it is possible that Konami may attract criticism for introducing aspects of ‘pay to win’ into their long running series. The post PES 2015 Dev Defends Microtransactions appeared first on The Gamer Headlines.…

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  • Mojang Is Trying To Kill Pay-To-Win On Minecraft Servers

    …Two weeks ago, Minecraft players were preparing for the death of Minecraft. A Mojang employee had pointed out a line in Minecraft's EULA that says you aren't allowed to make money from the game, which would put many currently popular servers in violation of the terms of use. Mojang has clarified the situation in two blog posts now — you're only…

    11 readers - Kotaku - Minecraft -
  • Battlefield 4 – DICE Allowing Gamers to Purchase Battlepacks

    … If you play Battlefield 4 and gained a few levels then you’ve unlocked your fair share of Battlepacks. These little bundles of joy offer a selection of everything from attachments, camos, emblems, knifes and XP all bundles into one bronze, silver or gold colored case. Now developer DICE are giving you the option to purchase Battlepacks without…

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  • New H1Z1 Screenshots Emerge

    … Four new screenshots have been released by Sony Online Entertainment of the zombie-MMO; H1Z1, showing various aspects including landscapes, zombies, survivors, and so forth. Generally criticized as being a DayZ clone, the game has received negative feedback throughout the web by those who have had early access. However, the screenshots look…

    1 readers - The Gamer Headlines -
  • What It's Like To Spend $50 On Hearthstone Cards

    … I finally bit the bullet and started playing Hearthstone when it was released on iPad, and I've been staring at that buy button for weeks now. So let's figure out if there's anything worth buying in 40 packs of Hearthstone cards. Read more…

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