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Playtime in platformers

View Poll Results: How many playing hours do you want/expect from a platformer priced at 2.99?
1-3 3 15.00%
3-6 3 15.00%
6-9 11 55.00%
9+ 3 15.00%
Voters: 20. You may not vote on this poll
02-07-2010, 11:31 PM
#1
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 28
Playtime in platformers

I'm in the process of developing a new game for the iPhone/iPod and am wondering how much playtime you want/expect from a traditional 2D platformer priced at 2.99.

I'll put up a poll, but all of your responses will be helpful.

Thanks!
02-07-2010, 11:36 PM
#2
Joined: Sep 2009
Posts: 1,242
I voted 6 - 9 hours. It could be 3 - 6 though, if it was REALLY good.

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02-07-2010, 11:42 PM
#3
Quote:
Originally Posted by SunriseMoon View Post
I voted 6 - 9 hours. It could be 3 - 6 though, if it was REALLY good.
2D? 6-9 hours sounds about right.
02-08-2010, 10:24 PM
#4
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 28
Thanks guys, anyone else?
02-08-2010, 10:26 PM
#5
Joined: Dec 2009
Posts: 4,449
Quote:
Originally Posted by squarezero View Post
2D? 6-9 hours sounds about right.
I agree!
02-08-2010, 10:28 PM
#6
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,975
I would say 6 - 9 depending on how good the game is, if it's really good than 3 - 6, if it's really good and it has 6 - 9 hours of gameplay then I think you should raise the price of the game.

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