DeNA, the publisher of the popular card battle title Rage of Bahamut, announced that it will release a card battle game inspired by Hasbro’s Transformers franchise. Transformers Battle will mark the first result of the recent collaboration agreement between DeNA and the toy maker, with other titles expected to follow over the next three years.
Transformers Battle will be released on Android and iOS sometime in fall 2012. The game will let players collect cards representing over 200 Transfomers, both Autobots and Decepticons, and pitch them against each other (PvP) or in campaigns. There will actually be two campaigns. Players that choose Autobots will be tasked with [...]
We’ve heard plenty of times in the past about how Android doesn’t make as much money for developers as iOS, and some examples raised valid points, like the fact that there are not as many Google Wallet/Checkout users as there are iTunes account users. Therefore in theory, fewer people bother to pay for an app. There were also some very misleading ones that used data from 2010, when Android was still much smaller in quarterly sales, but even more importantly in total user base, and the data used is somehow supposed to prove that Android is not making money for developers now.
First off, I still believe the Play Store hasn’t reached the same level of [...]