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Escape from Tarkov: About the creation of the game and our partners

Posted by Justin Llewellyn on Oct 7, 2016 11:34:07 AM

Developers of Escape from Tarkov talked about the game’s features and it’s monetization.

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Xsolla Gears up with Petroglyph Games to Integrate Battle Battalions

Posted by Justin Llewellyn on Dec 17, 2015 2:27:54 PM

Battle Battalions gamers from all over the world can now purchase Gold as well as in-game items conveniently and securely through Xsolla's PayStation 3.0 featuring over 700+ payment methods globally.

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Probing the Mind of Freejam: Build, Drive, and Fight with Robocraft

Posted by Justin Llewellyn on Aug 20, 2015 2:12:39 PM

We spoke with some of the passionate individuals at Freejam and had them answer a few interview questions about generating a hit title from just a concept as an indie studio.

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Xsolla and Digital Extremes Partner for Warframe

Posted by Ernest Chung on May 27, 2015 1:02:14 PM

As of May 26th, Xsolla replaces Ultimate Pay as a PC payment gateway for Warframe. With over 700 payment methods available worldwide, Xsolla provides even more convenience and value to Warframe players. With many of the same payment methods and more covered by Xsolla, Warframe players will see a seamless transition with their premium purchases made on the Warframe website.

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Xsolla Unity SDK: Complete Storefront Solution for Unity Developers

Posted by Ernest Chung on May 21, 2015 12:00:20 AM
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Interview with Alliance Warfare: A F2P Strategy Game

Posted by Ernest Chung on May 11, 2015 1:14:25 PM

Mark Sorella of Districtware (Alliance Warfare) recently answered a few interview questions regarding his game, studio, and Xsolla's services in-game. 

Alliance Warfare is a free to play strategy game where you build mighty cities, train massive armies and conquer the world.

Let's jump straight into the interview:

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Xsolla Partners with Free MMORPG Browser-Based Game Creator, Artix Entertainment

Posted by Ernest Chung on May 4, 2015 8:13:17 PM

Sherman Oaks, CA (USA) – May 15, 2015 – Video game content sales and billing solution leader, Xsolla is thrilled to announce a new partnership with the creators of popular and free MMORPG browser games, Artix Entertainment.

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Outlook for US Digital Games Market: Early 2015

Posted by Ernest Chung on Feb 19, 2015 1:00:16 PM

The $1.1 billion total was achieved as customers frantically purchased all they could afford from the massive digital games sales towards the end of 2014. Easy-access gaming platforms such as Steam only aided in the prosperity of the US digital games market as the platform laid out the industry's best games for the lowest costs you could find, all in one convenient location.

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Translating the Bartle Test to the F2P Market

Posted by Justin Llewellyn on Nov 24, 2014 4:16:55 PM

The Bartle Test was a psychological test to determine how people played MMOs and categorized them based on four mindsets -- Killers, Achievers, Socializers and Explorers. Understanding how your audience plays your game is very important when it comes to designing a game for them. 

For today's post we're going to examine these four groups and see how they can fit into the F2P/social market.

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Bottomless IAPs -- Balancing Profit with Consumer Value

Posted by Justin Llewellyn on Nov 21, 2014 1:30:00 PM

There are plenty of types of IAPs or microtransactions that can be used in F2P titles. But one that may be the most cost effective is also the best at driving away customers.

For today's post we're going to talk about bottomless IAPs and why there are only a few examples of them being used that can actually bring in customers instead of repel them.

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