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Submitted by JamieSI 222d ago | news

Aerena: Clash of Champions rejected by publishers who "only take pay-to-win games"

In an interview with Strategy Informer, Cliffhanger's Creative Director Jan Wagner has revealed that the turn-based multiplayer arena game Aerena: Clash of Champions was turned down by publishers who told the developers that they "only take pay-to-win games".

"Another thing that were trying to do," said Wagner, "which might be stupid from an economic perspective, is that we're trying to make a 'fair-to-play' game – you can get anything in the game by just playing. Anything that you can unlock can be bought for hard currency or soft currency which you earn by playing." (Aerena - Clash of Champions, Android, iPad, iPhone, PC)

LoveForGames  +   222d ago
God bless the industry!
Rowdius_Maximus  +   222d ago
All hail P2W!
Mikefizzled  +   222d ago
Oh look. Seems I have some scum in my industry.
Tzuno  +   222d ago
well it's a business and they think things in the favor of profit.
Mikefizzled  +   222d ago
Whilst true its the exploitive method of making the player pay for a supposedly F2P game that I find disgusting.
Tzuno  +   222d ago
true, as long as people pay for this kind of "abuse" they will continue this way. The world is hurting itself because people are to indifferent.

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