View Full Version : Article: How early reviews hurt sales of indie games

07-05-2011, 12:15 AM
Here is a little food for thought. Apparently early reviews of an indie game can possibly hurt sales. An interesting article to give a read if you want to look deeper into the casual game market. Keep in mind though that this is just an opinion piece by a 'gaming editor' not a market expert. Though that also doesn't mean he's a quack.

Read the article: http://arstechnica.com/gaming/news/2011/04/how-early-reviews-hurt-sales-of-indie-games.ars?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss

Read about the author: http://arstechnica.com/author/ben-kuchera/

07-05-2011, 09:57 AM
So his entire point is that you don't want a review for a game that's not available yet? That kinda seems like an open door to me.