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Ex-IGE chief: Margins are shrinking

Brock Pierce, CEO of the holding company that used to own IGE, says the margins for virtual goods are shrinking rapidly, due in large part to Chinese competition.

By June 22, 2007

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Blizzard suing 'WoW' gold sellers

The World of Warcraft publisher is suing a gold-selling operation in federal court, demanding that the outfit stop in-world spamming efforts.

By May 30, 2007

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Report: 'World of Warcraft' fan site sold for $1 million

According to a blogged report, the WoW fan site Wowhead has been sold to IGE parent Affinity Media.

By June 22, 2007

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Weekend Webware: Buy your way in to 'World of Warcraft' with Sparter

Want to level up but don't have the time? Buy your way in with Sparter.

By February 16, 2007

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'Gold farming' good for multiplayer games?

Virtual goods have a place in gaming, and developing countries may well gain from them, but there are risks associated with trading virtual gold--including destroying the game experience.

By October 2, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 735: Ind_na Jo__es

Paramount is dropping sounds out of your movies to prevent piracy; Canadian customs guards might be rifling through your laptop for ripped CDs; and aliens are real.

By May 30, 2008