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It’s true to say that most mobile games operate a free-to-play Business model or (Freemium). Just open any app store to see that the top ten games in any genre will almost always be free to Play However: If you are an avid player of mobile games, such as I have been, the Free model [...]

Android & IOS Games on Xbox Live

Microsoft will create a modern framework that is open-source, lightweight, extensible and scalable across various platforms including Windows Store, Windows Phone, IOS, and Android. Source article on the Verge A job posting (which has since been taken down) on the Microsoft careers page stated it was looking for the successful applicant to assist in achieving [...]

Do you want thousands Android Games on PC?

Although this isn’t strictly an Alternative AppStore, it can be used as such, and I will be adding BlueStacks to our ever growing list of stores and market places here  The video here will give you an insight into the app. App Player lets you run your favourite Android mobile apps fast and fullscreen in [...]

US users spend an average of 2 hours and 42 minutes every day using apps on smartphones and tablets 17% of the time is in Facebook, and 14% in a browser. But a whopping 32% is spent playing games. Source report.

 The Collectables  free to play strategy card game. Crytek, a company best known for graphically stunning first-person shooters Crysis and recently their XboxOne exclusive launch title RYSE, has joining forces with Mobage to create the free-to-play mobile game The Collectables. Good Men with Bad Intentions –  Join a crew of maverick soldiers and lead them [...]

The Clash of Clash developer SuperCell’s next game Boom Beach live earlier today on the AppStore and is now available worldwide for IOS. Boom Beach is a strategy title in which the player attacks various island bases, including those held by other players. Storm the beach and win the day! Boom Beach is a combat strategy game where [...]

One for HHG Fans – Not so paranoid android The split of mobile operating systems: Android touch devices now account for 60% of mobile game plays, compared to 40% iOS. However, IOS monetisation is better especially on tablet.  December 2013 Source: superdata

Try Eating the free bit and see what the shop owner has to say. EU is about to ban the term “free to play”. Seriously though, whatever you read about this in the papers, it isn’t going to happen. It’s not going to happen for a number of reasons. The word “free” is already in [...]