micropayment

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micropayment

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌpeɪmənt)
n
(Telecommunications) a system whereby a user pays a small fee to access a specific area of a website
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As with most microtransaction systems, there will be two currencies: Mirian and Gold.
According to PC and Video Games DLC and Microtransaction Purchasing, the latest report from global information company, The NPD Group, among the U.
the game relies on the dreaded microtransaction (thanks Candy Crush).
We're taking further steps into the microtransaction world.
Until there's a good microtransaction solution for the Internet, we expect most usage pricing will be based on a sustained relationship with the customer--an open corporate billing account, an annual subscription, or perhaps a "membership club.
Instead, the game relies on the dreaded microtransaction (thanks Candy Crush).
Fatfoogoo, a developer of micropayment systems for the gaming industry, announced on 11 September that it will enable integration of its microtransaction software with Project Darkstar, the open source development environment created by Sun Microsystems Laboratories that caters to the on-line games, virtual worlds and social networking industries.
It's a question of whether social elements and microtransaction can give rise to new ways of collaborating around storytelling.
The only downer is the microtransaction bit, had that been eased, then we might have spent more time on it.
The deckbuilder should extend Magic 2015's lifespan by a huge margin, with over 300 unique cards to choose from and microtransaction booster packs expanding your library further.