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Pixel Boat Rush --- was $1.99 now FREE

12-17-2015, 08:41 AM
#1
Joined: Aug 2014
Posts: 812
Pixel Boat Rush --- was $1.99 now FREE

Now here's a quality freebie. People were hyping like crazy over this last year, and rightly so. First time free as well.

EDIT: Oh, it went free to play... Damn you dirty apes to hell!!!!




Last edited by sinagog; 12-17-2015 at 09:01 AM.
12-17-2015, 09:01 AM
#2
Joined: Feb 2015
Location: Germany
Posts: 1,342
Thanks for posting, but...

Looks like the game went free to play!
They implemented some IAP & videos with the new update.

From the app description:

"Rewarded videos are now available to start a race with a random power-up boost."

"Adapted for a Free-to-Play re-launch! Previous buyers are tagged as if they had bought the premium IAP."


Seems like it didn't work for them.
12-17-2015, 12:10 PM
#3
The only new IAP was added to give the ability to restore the premium status for 1.99$ and the bulk of the monetization is based around having 1 ad per about 5 mins of gameplay so the monetization model was meant to be fair and light, if we compare to usual the average free-to-play game .

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12-17-2015, 01:44 PM
#4
Joined: Aug 2014
Posts: 812
Sounds fine and I really do hope it works out for you. I wouldn't let my baby go gently into that good night, either. Whatever works, so long as it's rooted in being fun. I was kidding when I went all Chuck Heston.
12-17-2015, 02:14 PM
#5
Joined: Jan 2015
Location: Liberty city
Posts: 2,516
They did it right. Not flooded with ads after each game