On pay to win…

People at GameTrailers must be reading this blog 😀 : roughly a week after my article on Free-to-Play, the new episode of Bonus Round has Geoff Keighley, Michael Pachter and Garnett Lee discussing exactly the same issue, trying to figure out if pay-to-win is here to stay and how, in general, free-to-play multiplayer games can …
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There’s “Free to Play”, “Free to play” and “free to play”

A few days ago, an interesting docu-film named “Free to Play” – produced by Valve – was made available on Steam (for free, ofc): the movie chronicles the events that led to (and followed) The International Dota 2 Championship in 2011, as witnessed by some of its participants. This premise is then used to propose …
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Is Microsoft having strategy issues?

Koroush Ghazi is an expert PC user with extensive knowledge about OS/System customization and performance enhancement of applications running in the Windows ecosystem. On his website TweakGuides.com he shares some thoughts about the newest edition of Microsoft’s OS (8.1), and he’s not very kind about it. On the other hand, I cannot but agree with …
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An interesting evolution for the Saints Row series

The Saints Row series has been around since 2006, and right from the beginning has been praised by both public and critics for its free-roaming, destruction-dishing, over the top gameplay. For better or worse, it’s been dubbed as a Grand Theft Auto clone which takes itself (even) less seriously, and Volition managed to exploit this …
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