Paying Epic Lets You Play Fortnite for Free

July 11, 2018

Fortnite's Battle Pass could be the future of monetisation in video games. Games editor Rishi Alwani and friend of the podcast Mikhail Madnani join host Pranay Parab to discuss.

Fortnite Battle Pass (1:00)

  • Timing
  • Season 5
  • New skins
  • Three pricing tiers
  • Vbux
  • Paying Epic to Let You Pay a Free Game

How battle pass is different from loot box (5:20)

  • Forza Motorsport 7 microtransactions
  • How PUBG implements this
    • Timed access
  • Paladins
  • EA and Dungeon Keeper

Games we’ve been playing this week (15:30)

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