Posts tagged money

Warner Bros. Games Montreal = Big cry baby

Well let’s say at least its president Martin Tremblay sounds like one. This is what his reaction looks like following the news the government of Quebec will have to cut some of the tax credits related to media. In the past years Quebec has been very generous with the big players of the video game […]

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You and me don’t charge enough for our games

On March 22 here’s the top sellers list of indie games on Steam: https://twitter.com/Over00/status/447447417265201154 Beside Papers, Please with a 50% discount and Garry’s Mod which has been on the top sellers list since the Big Bang it seems all games are priced $15 or more. What’s the point? Well there are a tons of indie games […]

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2014 is coming … A look back and forward

To say the least 2013 was slow … Real slow. I don’t feel like I’ve bee sitting on my hands but I can’t figure where the time has gone for some reason. First interesting net revenue ever: Bret Airborne 2013 is mostly that really. It’s about $1,500 which is much lower than I hoped but […]

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The pricing game VS the noise

Note that I had to enable moderation for all comments as it seems my blog is the favorite target for spammers trying to sell stuff so given some time I’ll approve all comments. Sorry about that. — I don’t recall ever reading a PC game postmortem in which the price was set as a good […]

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Montreal: All your game studios are belong to us

There’s an interesting article in today’s La Presse about how Ubisoft came to Montreal. I read it on the paper version and can’t find it online but to make a long story short some lobbyist from here decided Ubisoft would come to Montreal, promised stuff the government wasn’t aware of ($25,000 per employee per year) […]

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