Tags : free to play


Xbox 360’s free-to-play title ‘Happy Wars’ approaching two million players

Happy Wars, the first free-to-play multiplayer game to make it to the Xbox Live Marketplace, may have released to middling critical reception last year, but that hasn’t stopped it from reaching almost two million players. Developer Toylogic’s Happy Wars is a multiplayer-focused strategy RPG with microtransactions, and on its face, doesn’t sound too special. But when you look at […]Read More


Crytek making fourth Crysis game, not ‘Crysis 4’

As throngs of graphics-loving fans await the release of Crysis 3, developer Crytek has an eye on the future. According to CEO Cevat Yerli in an interview with Eurogamer, Crytek will be making another Crysis game, but it’s not Crysis 4. Yerli confirmed that Crysis 3 ends the story arch presented in the series’ first trilogy of games, “but it […]Read More


Ubisoft Fights Piracy with Free-to-Play

Ubisoft seeks to fight back against the 93-95% piracy rate on the PC, and they’re going to do it with a Free-to-Play model. The ever-more-popular model is, according to Ubisoft head Yves Guillemot, a source of guaranteed revenue, saying to GamesIndustry International, “The advantage of F2P is that we can get revenue from countries where […]Read More


Crytek Looking to Bring Warface to Consoles

A few years ago, free-to-play was something that most in the industry weren’t overly concerned about.  The past two years have proven how strong the F2P model can be, and Crytek has even committed to a free-to-play only future. After a great deal of recent success with their title Warface, Crytek has told Eurogamer that […]Read More