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Old 05-01-2014, 06:38 AM
chris1a chris1a is offline
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Right. New maps, levels, campaigns used to be called expansion packs not that long ago. Which you obviously paid money for, either via downloading or purchasing the physical cd/dvd expansion pack. Adding expansion packs via IAP are just the same. Consumables on the other hand is what is wrong with how IAP is being used by game devs in iOS land. And it's how consumables and IAP are being used by various game devs that has given the word IAP a really bad rep on the AppStore, on all fronts.

Anyway, absolutely nothing wrong done here. It's great that the Badland dudes charge money for proper expansion packs like this, since that might mean we being able to see more levels down the road, or a sequel, or a completely new creation/IP.
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Old 05-01-2014, 07:20 AM
TheFrost TheFrost is offline
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The first thing I thought when I saw the new levels IAP was: finally, a chance to say thanks to the developers for 13 free content updates. And immediately bought it.

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Old 07-29-2014, 07:08 PM
NiceDude NiceDude is offline
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Thougt this was cool, worth sharing:
Just learned about this upcoming PC platformer Team Indie and one of the playable characters is Badland's fluff-ball thing
Learn more here:

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Old 07-29-2014, 08:25 PM
Montanx Montanx is offline
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Wow, completely forgot about the update and I had 10 levels to play! Absolutely FIENDISH puzzles in this! Edge of your seat hold your breath close calls and sliver pixel escapes! How the hell do they come up with this stuff? Such a great game.
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