Tuesday, October 27, 2009

"Games on iPhone Are 50-90 Percent Pirated"

Simon Carless of Gamasutra wrote that Vice-President Alan Yu of game developer ngmoco:) said at the GDC in Shanghai that "iPhone game piracy is a big issue, with 50%-90% piracy estimated in the first week of release on Ngmoco games." 50 to 90 percent of the potential income wiped out, thrashed, removed from the balance sheet. This gives the name of the upcoming ngmoco game "Eliminate" a whole new meaning. Read Mr Carless' article here.

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