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We are at a point in the video game industry that the industry is hollowed out. It is out of touch with the zeitgeist, creating…
I’ve watched what happens when a game like ‘DragonVale’ gets to number one on iOS. Suddenly there’s ten other versions of it that hit the…
Companies with aspirations to be larger publishers – Kabam, Kixeye, even Zynga – are moving aggressively off the Facebook platform to mobile and the open…
The ambitions for Thatgamecompany are very exciting to me.
I started hearing Snapchat in the same context as Twitter, Instagram and Facebook. That got me curious.
I really think the app store is kind of the killer app for Apple and for Google.
Everyone talks about discovery, but I really believe that great content finds its audience.
I’ve witnessed first hand the impact the Benchmark team has had on new ventures, and I believe their commitment to the entrepreneur and dedication to…
Free-to-play isn’t a business model. Free-to-play is a marketing strategy. It’s a way to get people over the hump of trying out your game. It…
Snapchat’s ramp reminded us of another mobile app Benchmark had the good fortune to back at an early stage: Instagram.
The distributor used to get 10, 12, 14 percent in most cases, but the App Store or Steam – they’re taking 30 points. So clearly,…
My kids download 10 games. They play them all for two minutes. They throw away the eight they don’t like. Then they play those last…
There’s a myth that free-to-play is cheaper than a $60 game. It’s just elastic. For some users, it winds up being a lot more expensive.…
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