Paul Acevedo

Paul Acevedo is the Games Editor at Windows Central. A lifelong gamer, he has written about videogames for over 15 years and reviewed over 350 games for our site. Follow him on Twitter @PaulRAcevedo. Don’t hate. Appreciate!

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Microtransactions and cross-platform multiplayer in Haypi Kingdom, two firsts on Windows Phone 7

Microtransactions and cross-platform multiplayer in Haypi Kingdom, two firsts on Windows Phone 7

Paul Acevedo

Remember when we discussed the debut of Haypi Kingdom, the first MMO for Windows Phone 7? We were surprised to see a free to play game that is supported by microtransactions make it onto Microsoft’s mobile platform. After all, doesn’t Microsoft prohibit microtransactions in Windows Phone 7 games? Developer Haypi Inc. kindly straightened out the matter for us. As it turns out,...