Here’s what we know: The ethics of paying for YouTuber and press coverage of your game are rather blurred, and become more and more so as revenue share programs and FTC rules come into play.
29% of indies surveyed say they have been approached by a traditional website for a “pay of coverage” type of deal. That is very high. I’m guessing the vast majority of those offers are from mobile/app review sites.
Oxford University has used Tetris in PTSD research and McGill University researchers are using it to treat lazy eye. Washington State is training robots to teach each other how to play PacMan. Super Mario pops up in brain research.
Denny’s and Atari® have teamed up for a video game remix you don’t want to miss. Save the universe from ominous hashbrown clumps in Hashteroids, destroy the evil creatures of Wonderfood Forest in Centipup, and break through giant walls of breakfast food in Takeout. Three classic games with a diner twist. And they all fit snugly on your mobile device.