Mythconceptions: Microcosms Dispels More Free-to-Play Myths

Posted Thu, Nov 04, 2010 by Medawky

It seems you can’t turn around without tripping over another game switching from a monthly subscription to a microtransaction model. While most gamers are starting to become more comfortable paying as they go for their pastime, a few still cling to the antiquated notions that free-to-play games are scams and rip-offs. Join Jason “Medawky” Bolton this week as he continues to break down the myths and misconceptions in this weeks microcosms update.

We have broached the subject many times here in Microcosms: what does it take to get past the preconceived notions so many MMOG players have in regards to free-to-play? While it has never been easy to make the case that these games can give players the same experiences as their subscription counterparts, the argument is continually bolstered by AAA converts and big budget releases.

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