Battlefield 1’s price on Origin has skyrocketed in South Africa
Sep07

Battlefield 1’s price on Origin has skyrocketed in South Africa

Planning on picking up Battlefield 1 on PC after the excellent beta? Expect to pay a lot more than you would have just a week ago. We examine why.

Overwatch has some pretty expensive (but unnecessary) microtransactions
May24

Overwatch has some pretty expensive (but unnecessary) microtransactions

Overwatch’s microtransaction might all be for cosmetics, but they’re certainly not cheap

Length should never determine a game’s worth
May12

Length should never determine a game’s worth

Should price be dictacting how long a game should last regardless of quality? No, never.

Why Call of Duty’s priced right – and you can expect other games to follow suit
May11

Why Call of Duty’s priced right – and you can expect other games to follow suit

Looking back at the pricing gap between Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Battlefield 1 – it seems that

FFD: Can you justify spending over R1000 on a game?
Dec04

FFD: Can you justify spending over R1000 on a game?

With the exhcnage ride continuing its decline, it’s safe to assume that we’ll be paying quite a bit more for our games in 2016. Can you justify spending R1000 on a single videogame though?

The Oculus Rift “won’t cost less than $300” according to VP
Sep25

The Oculus Rift “won’t cost less than $300” according to VP

Oculus Connect 2 still didn’t bring with it a confirmed release date or price point for the Rift, but a VP at the comapny has let slip how mcuh we should expect to pay for the device early next year.

Bungie updates Destiny pricing – “That Asshat was me”
Jun25

Bungie updates Destiny pricing – “That Asshat was me”

Bungie made a big mistake, not just with how they were pricing some exclusive content, but also how they responded when it was pointed out. Now they are apologizing, and making things right.

Valve may be adding South African Rands to Steam. Digital tax incoming?
May22

Valve may be adding South African Rands to Steam. Digital tax incoming?

It looks like Valve may add the South African Rand to Steam’s list of supported currencies. What does this mean for digital game pricing?

LEGO Dimensions pricing revealed
Apr10

LEGO Dimensions pricing revealed

LEGO Dimensions won’t be cheap. So parents, start preparing your minds and wallets for when the game arrives in September.

Has Microsoft forced a drop in price of the PlayStation 4
Aug08

Has Microsoft forced a drop in price of the PlayStation 4

Has Microsoft’s aggressive local pricing polcy forced the PlayStation to drop its price?

FFD: Do pre-order incentives matter?
May23

FFD: Do pre-order incentives matter?

Do the free extras that retailers bundle with games to get you to buy them on day one matter to you?

Xbox One has sold 3 million units
Jan07

Xbox One has sold 3 million units

Xbox has announced they’ve crossed the 3 million unit sales boundary. Quite a milestone – Xbox Ones are selling faster than they can make them.