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in-game purchase

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Google Play Store offers more control over in-game purchases

Google updates its Play Store so parents and others can require that a password be entered every time someone wants to buy virtual goods while in a mobile game or other app.

By March 15, 2014

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Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.

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World of Warcraft opens in-game shop

You can now buy pets and mounts with real money in-game as well as through the external webstore on Battle.net.

By December 12, 2013

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MOG subscriptions down, in-game purchases up

New gaming industry report from iSuppli suggests microtransactions will drive the growth of massively multiplayer online games and standard MOGs in years to come.

By September 15, 2011

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Crossy Style: Psy makes Gangnam cameo in indie game Crossy Road

The award-winning (and hyper-addictive) mobile game gets a special update for its Korean fans, with 10 new characters including the famous rapper.

By June 25, 2015

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Everything you need to know about the 'Game of Thrones' universe

Can't get enough "Game of Thrones"? Here's what to devour once you've finished every episode of HBO's show and the books it's based on.

By June 20, 2015

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Microsoft's answer for the Xbox One: Make it work with as many games as possible

At the year's biggest video game confab, Microsoft positions its Xbox One console as a device capable of stretching across multiple screens and reaching new audiences.

By June 15, 2015

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First game for Facebook Messenger draws a familiar picture

The first game has launched for the Facebook Messenger app -- a game similar to Draw Something, where players take turns guessing what the other has drawn.

By June 10, 2015

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What to expect from Microsoft's Xbox One press conference

Microsoft will kick off the year's biggest video-game conference at 9:30 a.m. PT Monday. Here's what to watch for.

By June 12, 2015

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The newest trick for Activision's Skylanders: Planes, boats and cars

The newest installment of the popular video game franchise that mixes real-world toys with a video game will include a new vehicle lineup when it releases this fall.

By June 3, 2015

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Buying PlayStation and Xbox games on discs isn't going away

The resilience of physical video game sales highlights one of the industry's rarer roadblocks to an all-digital future.

By June 2, 2015