For the last couple of years, the Russian digital goods market could be defined as something seen straight out of the wild west as legislators paid little to no attention.
Do games survive during economic crisis periods? How does the currency rate changes affect in-game revenue? Is it even reasonable to stay in emerging country markets?
Sherman Oaks, CA (USA) – April 2, 2015 – Video games content sales and marketing solution leader, Xsolla is proud to announce a partnership today with game developer and publisher, Ubisoft® and their studio Blue Byte® for their hit freemium browser-based title: The Settlers® Online.
Gazillion Entertainment, creators of the legendary hit title Diablo 2, has selected Xsolla as their exclusive payment provider in Russia and the CIS countries for their free-to-play title, Marvel Heroes. This news comes a month before the highly anticipated Marvel movie release of "Avengers: Age of Ultron."
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Research shows that the Russian gaming market has exploded in the past two years. Xsolla has partnered with some of the country's biggest games and developers: World of Tanks, War Thunder, Infestation: Survivor Stories, Valve, and many more for several years now. We're analyzing the market to find out what trends developers might want to consider when entering this booming market.