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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)

Top grossing digital January 2015

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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Xsolla and Crytek Collaborate to Bring Fresh Payment Possibilities to Warface

Press Release:

Sherman Oaks, CA (USA) – October 15, 2014 – Billing solutions provider Xsolla today announced a partnership with game developer and publisher, Crytek. The collaboration means players can look forward to seamless in-game shopping and maximum flexibility when purchasing items in Crytek’s free-to-play online shooter, Warface.

warface headerBy integrating Xsolla’s cross-platform payment technology into Warface, Crytek and Xsolla are empowering gamers to buy virtual currency directly in the game environment – with a choice of over 500 different payment solutions ranging from credit cards and pre-paid cards to e-wallets. Warface players will also benefit from Xsolla’s stringent anti-fraud system, excellent customer support, special offers and more.

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Interview with Adia Entertainment: Making Visual Content in China


Xsolla had a chance to talk with Matthew Dai – the development director from Chinese outsourcing company Adia Entertainment. This studio worked with various AAA-developers and publishers including Ubisoft, ANught Dog, Sega, EA, Sony, Midway, Crytek and Square Enix. Unlike other outsourcing visual content producers Adia manages to produce great work with a very limited staff of 250 people. If you’ve ever played The Last of Us, Bioshock Infinite or Lors of the Rings Onli, you must have seen some of the models, CGI or animation made by Adia. No wonder we were so interested to talk with Matthew about his company.

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