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Destiny Of Spirits Out Today On PS Vita

Destiny Of Spirits Out Today On PS Vita

By Zach Walton March 25, 2014

Have you been itching for a new free-to-play RPG? If so, you might be getting just what you want on the Vita. Sony announced today that Destiny of Spirits, a free-to-play location-based RPG, will be out today on the PlayStation …

Dead Island: Epidemic, a MOBA, Announced Dead Island: Epidemic, a MOBA, Announced
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The success of League of Legends and DOTA 2 has proven both the possible success of a free-to-play business model, and the popularity of the relatively new MOBA (multiplayer online battle arena) genre. Publishers are now beginning to chase both …

Tekken Revolution to Get New Character Through Poll Tekken Revolution to Get New Character Through Poll

Namco Bandai today announced that it will be adding a new character to Tekken Revolution, the free-to-play title released for the PlayStation 3 last month. The catch is that the new character will be selected by the fighting game community …

Microsoft, Klab Bringing Age Of Empires To Mobile Microsoft, Klab Bringing Age Of Empires To Mobile
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Microsoft, like any company, loves money. The best way to get said money is to make sure your products are on as many devices as possible, especially when those devices are selling loads more than your own platform. Nikkei (via …

E3 2013: Killer Instinct is Free-to-Play E3 2013: Killer Instinct is Free-to-Play

Microsoft promised games for its big E3 conference, and actually delivered. The presentation was packed with games, a few of them exclusive to Xbox One. One of the exclusives shown was a reboot of Rare’s Killer Instinct, the Mortal Kombat-like …

Team Fortress 2: Robotic Boogaloo Was Made By Fans Team Fortress 2: Robotic Boogaloo Was Made By Fans
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Valve loves its fans, and fans love Valve right back. This relationship has led to some amazing things, with the latest being Team Fortress 2: Robotic Boogaloo. Team Fortress 2: Robotic Boogaloo is a new update hitting the popular free-to-play …

Uncharted 3 Multiplayer Goes Free To Play This Week Uncharted 3 Multiplayer Goes Free To Play This Week

In the past, Sony has experimented with free to play by making Killzone 3′s multiplayer free to play to a certain point. The experiment must have worked pretty well because Sony is now offering the multiplayer component from Uncharted 3 …

First Gameplay Footage Released For Dirty Bomb First Gameplay Footage Released For Dirty Bomb

Splash Damage today revealed the first gameplay footage from Dirty Bomb, an upcoming PC-only free-to-play first person shooter. Splash Damage is the British developer best known for last year’s tepidly-reviewed Brink. Dirty Bomb may remind gamers quite a bit of …

The Secret World MMO Goes Free-To-Play The Secret World MMO Goes Free-To-Play
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Yet another MMO released with a subscription model has gone free-to-play. Today, Funcom announced that The Secret World has broken Star Wars: The Old Republic‘s record for fastest subscription to free-to-play switch. Subscriptions for the modern day, Lovecraftian, conspiracy theory-laden …

Ubisoft Announces FTP Dungeon Crawl/Tower Def. Game Ubisoft Announces FTP Dungeon Crawl/Tower Def. Game

Ubisoft today announced a new free-to-play IP called The Mighty Quest For Epic Loot. As straightforward as the title sounds, the game is actually a mash-up of the dungeon crawler and tower defense genres. The game will be set in …

Free-To-Play Titles Now On Amazon Free-To-Play Titles Now On Amazon
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In just a few years, Amazon has gone from major retailer of physical games to major player in the digital games business. They beat Steam to the punch with a massive July sale that rivaled what Steam does in Summer …

Call of Duty Online Will be Free to Play in China Call of Duty Online Will be Free to Play in China
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Activision announced today that Call of Duty is coming to China – for free. The video game publisher has partnered with Tencent Holdings to provide gamers in China with Call of Duty Online, which will be free to play. Tencent …

Star Wars: The Old Republic Going Free-To-Play? Star Wars: The Old Republic Going Free-To-Play?
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For a minute there, it seemed like Star Wars: The Old Republic was going to be the next big MMO that could take on WoW at its own game. Interest in the game quickly wore off, however, and the developers …

Facebook Paid Apps Have A Lot Of Potential Facebook Paid Apps Have A Lot Of Potential

You may recall yesterday’s announcement of the Facebook App Center. For lack of a better definition, it is essentially Facebook’s own app store. The only real difference is that it will cater to mobile apps that are integrated with Facebook’s …

EA And Nexon Discuss Game Distribution Deal EA And Nexon Discuss Game Distribution Deal

Remember when the Internet lost its collective minds last week when rumors began to swirl that Nexon, the South Korean publisher of free-to-play titles, offered to buy EA? Yeah, that’s not what happened. After a South Korean newspaper, translated by …

Forty Percent Of Players Buy Stuff In Freemium Games Forty Percent Of Players Buy Stuff In Freemium Games

Free-to-play games are the new “in” thing. It’s the kind of game that everybody wants to make. Zynga and other major developers have already proved that free-to-play can be a healthy and at times, ridiculously profitable, business model. Thanks to …

Guild Wars 2 Announces Microtransaction Model Guild Wars 2 Announces Microtransaction Model

Guild Wars was always way ahead of its time by being one of the first MMOs to go free-to-play right out of the gate. The much anticipated sequel is continuing that fine tradition of free-to-play, but it’s also hoping to …