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Working as PC MMORPG game designer in Korea. Specialized in free to play merchandise design and development. 

 

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Posted by YongHee Kim on Tue, 06 May 2014 05:41:00 EDT in Business/Marketing, Design, Console/PC, Serious, Social/Online
It's no big secret. Free to play game industry is depending most of their profit on Gashapon. And yet, no one really understands how and why that happens. I will try to explain how and why that happens.



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Comment In: [News - 06/18/2014 - 04:17]

They always skip next year ...

They always skip next year 's forecast.

Comment In: [Blog - 05/06/2014 - 05:41]

Even with Veblen goods, Gachapon ...

Even with Veblen goods, Gachapon can generate much bigger revenue than selling them individually. Commodity with price tag of 1,000 won 't sell much. But putting them inside 1 Gachapon with 1/1000 probability will have nice sales figure. r nIn my case, our user base was mostly consisted with people ...

Comment In: [Blog - 05/08/2014 - 03:38]

Nintendo America probably asked Tomodachi ...

Nintendo America probably asked Tomodachi develop studio to include gay marriage in Tomodachi Life. But because Tomodachi 's whole game system is intertwined with gender type of player and marriage, that would 've been impossible. r nI had exact same experiences with online game I was working on. American branch ...

Comment In: [News - 05/02/2014 - 01:15]

I got to try this. ...

I got to try this. thanks