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Extra Credits - Free to Play Is Currently Broken

Not really about MMOs, but certainly could be applicable in some cases, as it takes on the whole “whales” concept in free to play.

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Entertainment

designing good and accurate historical games

“Often we use history merely as a skin, and then leave the player to make purely gamey decisions within that setting.”

Extra Credits gets at the meat of a particularly tough nut here.

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Extra Credits is good and you should watch it.

I mentioned before in my post about advertising that the free to play model would benefit tremendously from new revenue streams. The Extra Credits video series just put up a new video voicing all of my concerns far better than I could. 125 more words

Game Thoughts

You Should Be Watching

Jaded and cynical users of the internet would testify that Youtube and all of its videos are nothing more than cheap vlogs, unfunny commentary, and/or plain old stupidity in motion. 489 more words

Articles

The Guys at Extra Credits Need your Help!

So, These guys are some of the coolest people i know in the realm of game analysis. They’ve been creating kick ass content for a few years now and they are totally worth your support. 55 more words

Games

Humble Extra Credits Bundle!

There is an… interesting… Humble Bundle right now featuring games that you might not have tried already. They have never been in a bundle before, and while they might not be the best games in the world, they are certainly, once again, ‘ 63 more words

Video Game

What Theme Park Fans Can Learn From the Success of Video Games

Today, the great people at Extra Credits released their 200th episode. If you’re not familiar with these guys, PLEASE go check out their website. Their series of videos discussing all manner of topics relating to video games are not only entertaining but hugely important to our discussion of video games as an industry and as an art. 1,219 more words

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