Microtransaction System for ‘Destiny’ Adds Warlock, Titan and Hunter Level Boost for $30 Each
Dec 16, 2015 Development studio Bungie has unveiled a new set of paid character level boosts for its "Destiny" game. This is the first time that the studio has offered players of its first-person shooter game the chance to level-up their characters in exchange for real-world money.
‘PayDay 2’ Developer Issues Public Apology Over Game’s Microtransaction Management
Nov 23, 2015 Overkill Software, the development studio behind "PayDay 2," has issued a public apology regarding the sudden introduction of microtransactions in the cooperative first-person shooter game. Although the developer did not directly state that it will remove the in-game transaction system, the studio noted that it will make the necessary changes to make amends with the gaming community.
‘Overwatch’ Developers Still Unsure What to Do with Post-Launch DLCs
Nov 10, 2015 With in-game microtransactions becoming increasingly popular, a lot of gamers are wondering if Blizzard will adopt the same system for the future DLCs of its upcoming "Overwatch" game. In turns out, however, that the developers themselves are still not sure what to do with these content updates.
Ubisoft Confirms Future DLCs for Upcoming ‘Rainbow Six’ Game Can be Acquired for Free
Nov 06, 2015 Game developer Ubisoft has revealed the details of the microtransaction system of the upcoming "Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege" game. According to the studio, the game's DLCs and other additional content can be acquired for free or with the help of real-world cash.
‘Halo 5: Guardians’ Developer Promises to Deliver Fair Microtransactions and Free DLCs for Next ‘Halo’ Game
Oct 12, 2015 According to Kevin Frank, the design director of "Halo 5: Guardians," development studio 343 Industries took a different approach creating the upcoming game to deliver a better gameplay experience to gamers. This includes providing all of the DLC maps for free and utilizing a fair microtransactions system.
System Requirements for PC Game Revealed; Rumors About Microtransactions Clarified
Oct 07, 2015 Development studio EA Digital Illusions CE has just released the system requirements for the PC version of the upcoming "Star Wars Battlefront" game. In addition, an executive from the studio explained how the currency system of the game will work.
Bungie to Add Microtransactions to First-Person Shooter Game Next Week
Oct 06, 2015 Development studio Bungie recently announced that its "Destiny" game will soon have in-game transactions. However, the company assured gamers that these microtransactions are not necessary to affect or improve their gameplay experience in any way.