Top Ten Free-to-Play Games - Investment Opportunities for Players

Danny "Ralsu" Gourley thinks the trick to hooking players in a game is getting them to invest in it. Those who pay to play games invest money
Danny "Ralsu" Gourley thinks the trick to hooking players in a game is getting them to invest in it. Those who pay to play games invest money up front while those who play free-to-play games invest their time. Even so, Ralsu's opinion of the long-term investments both kinds of players make could surprise Ten Ton Hammer readers:

The person who only plays subscription games will be looking at another $50 start up investment, which is a deterrent because that same $50 would buy her another three months of her current MMOG. On the other hand, she already spends $15/month in subscriptions, so that financial investment would not hold her back.

Read "Investment Opportunities for Players" to find out more.

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