Square Enix Defends The Surprisingly High Pricing of Their iOS/Android Games

Over the past few years, Square Enix has become something of a force in mobile gaming. The big Japanese publisher, best known for making console role-playing games like Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest, has also found success making solid games for tablets and phones. Some of them are ports of old classics; others are… » 10/09/12 2:30pm 10/09/12 2:30pm

SF II Turbo HD Remix Priced For XBLA And PSN

Okay, so we know when » 11/20/08 8:20pm 11/20/08 8:20pm, now tell us . Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix (Or 'SSF2THDR' - a rare case where the abbreviation could do with its own abbreviation) has been priced at 1200 Microsoft points on Xbox Live Marketplace and $14.99 on the Playstation Network. Actually, we only knew when - the actual release…

No Xbox Price Cut In UK 'For Many Years' - Microsoft

Right, that's decided, then - Microsoft has fixed the price you will be paying for the Xbox 360 in the UK until the end of the economic downturn or until Microsoft need to start really shifting units again - whichever comes first. After a series of UK price cuts - the most recent of which has left the Arcade model a… » 10/31/08 8:40pm 10/31/08 8:40pm

The Economy of Happiness: What's a Game Worth to You?

After his recent chat with game pirates » 8/24/08 2:30pm 8/24/08 2:30pm, independent developer Cliff Harris of Positech Games muses on pricing structure of games, as 'cost' was listed as a major reason for piracy. As he points out, plenty of other products have a wide continuum that ranges from 'economy' to 'deluxe'; games can often be divided into…