and this is why I went on android. Free Free Free apps. just more money for apple. kerching.
Ger, 20 Nov 2014"Install" is the right word."Install" is for the app you already bought or downloaded !
They should just do it the android way. State that it has in app purchases IF it has
[deleted post]Don't be too quick to label people. Personal insults are the refrain of the weak.
INSTALL is actually ok, except iTunes App Store already used this word previously, for apps that were already paid for or downloaded previously, but then deleted from the iPhone, which is why they may have gone for GET instead.
Anonymous, 20 Nov 2014Bro, I was talking about from the Game companies point of view not Apple/Google. Freemium tren... moreOh my bad..
What is worse is these days there are even "paid" games with in app purchases so you get to pay more.
Kettzy, 20 Nov 2014"Get"? How immature! Steve Jobs would've definitely fired a bunch of guys who came u... moreIt actually elegantly solves the issue, with a small word. 'Download' is long, and will take a lot of space. 'Get' also implies the person does not have the app yet, unlike an app that the person has already bought before and deleted.
This is a good move by Apple, which hopefully is also taken up by everyone. Free-mium model is misleading and a lot of people end up spending more than normal priced games.
Anonymous, 20 Nov 2014Nope. Not about following trends. The companies are trying to safe guard themselves. People ge... moreBro, I was talking about from the Game companies point of view not Apple/Google. Freemium trend exploded when a report came up that Apps with in-app purchases make more money than 0.99$ apps. After that the MBA goons might have influenced this over every studio.
Save quality, fire the MBA.
Anonymous, 20 Nov 2014This is why you should never get an MBA, you just follow trends.Nope. Not about following trends. The companies are trying to safe guard themselves. People get to sue companies like Apple and Google saying 'The App said "free" but my credit card got charged for $100 in app purchases thanks to my son/daughter' and the courts seem to accept those cases..
"Get"? How immature! Steve Jobs would've definitely fired a bunch of guys who came up with this.
Good. Since these so called FREEmium games are destroying my favorite pastime because every bean counters out there think this is the way to go as the future of gaming. Whale (aka ppl who are too naive to see that this game is desinged to suck your money) milking frenzy galore.
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