Some further ideas that my Digital Artefact has undertaken since the pitch video are looking into academic articles to solidify my information and back up any research claims. Now that I have tweaked my analytical framework, in every blog post I am looking at different perspectives of microtransactions and the positives and negatives of each party, (the consumers and the developers).
The obvious points from the developers standpoint is monetisation in all video games is a quick way to make money, as the gaming culture and community can sometimes be notorious for its addiction and obsession over some titles. However I also am looking into the financial figures of monetisation in games to see whether these outcomes are for the greater good. For example, in my Fortnite blog although the game is free, Epic Games (developers) made billions of dollars alone off of the Battle Pass and ‘V-Bucks’ from 2018-present.
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