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Interview: German Payment System - micropayment™ GmbH

Posted by Ernest Chung on Nov 5, 2014 4:02:01 PM

Team micropayment™ opened our eyes recently in a detailed interview covering their services, the German gaming/payments market, and why they chose Xsolla as a partner.

Germany has become Europe’s largest revenue generator within the gaming industry. This might stem from the country boasting the #1 payer/player ratio in the world with approximately 70% of their gamers paying for games (NewZoo Research).

While Germany is #1 in the world for payer/player ratio, the country is ranked 4th in terms of total global revenue rankings. Within the country, 80% of 39.8 million gamers play online social/casual games primarily with the remaining 20% playing PC/Mac computer and smartphone games.

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Gamescom 2014: Xsolla's Recap

Posted by Ernest Chung on Aug 26, 2014 12:48:46 PM

Gamescom has come and gone once again leaving both spectators as well as attendees thirsty for more information on the next wave of upcoming releases and connections.

The magic of Gamescom lies in the fact that no matter what you do or where you came from, everyone is there because of their love of games. This stretches across all 10 Halls including business focused indie developers, gamers there to watch the professional CS:GO ESL Tournament, as well as exhibitors such as Nintendo and Xbox providing invaluable experiences for gamers to test out their upcoming franchise titles.

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A Brief Overview of the German Gaming Market

Posted by Ernest Chung on Apr 8, 2014 3:50:00 PM

In this ever-evolving and tech-savvy world, it becomes harder and harder to stay true to traditional payment methods. However, Germany is a slight exception in that cash is king and often preferred over electronic options in many cases.

 

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