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[–]hoppetbort 5 points6 points ago

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i never want to develop things for mobile app stores again

[–]MTBDude 4 points5 points ago

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Idk why but I hate the phrase best practices.

[–]hoppetbort 5 points6 points ago

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"best practices" is good when you're talking about engineering problems but for this marketing crap it just makes me cringe

[–]devtesla[S] 4 points5 points ago

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They treat these things as engineering problems, which explains a lot really

[–]hoppetbort 5 points6 points ago

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woah

[–]devtesla[S] 4 points5 points ago

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Here's maybe my favorite F2P article on Gamasultra and it feels relevant http://www.gamasutra.com/blogs/RaminShokrizade/20150929/254816/Whales_Do_Not_Swim_in_the_Desert.php

[–]hoppetbort 5 points6 points ago

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did i mention i never wanna develop things for mobile app stores again?

[–]srsly 4 points5 points ago

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and even the three titles I mention specifically here did a very poor job of capturing revenue.

scroll all the way to the bottom

http://www.businessinsider.com/here-are-the-top-10-highest-grossing-video-games-of-all-time-2012-6?op=1

[–]devtesla[S] 3 points4 points ago

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I will never do that as well