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Outlook for US Digital Games Market: Early 2015

The US digital games market kicked off 2015 with a bang as sales reached an astonishing $1.1 billion, continuing it’s prosperous trend upwards. (SuperData Research)

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The $1.1 billion total was achieved as customers frantically purchased all they could afford from the massive digital games sales towards the end of 2014. Easy-access gaming platforms such as Steam only aided in the prosperity of the US digital games market as the platform laid out the industry’s best games for the lowest costs you could find, all in one convenient location.

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Translating the Bartle Test to the F2P Market

The Bartle Test was a psychological test to determine how people played MMOs and categorized them based on four mindsets — Killers, Achievers, Socializers and Explorers. Understanding how your audience plays your game is very important when it comes to designing a game for them. 

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For today’s post we’re going to examine these four groups and see how they can fit into the F2P/social market.

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