Another interesting element about Arena is what's going on outside of the game. It's the first title that Wargaming's Alliance label is publishing. Representatives for the studio teased that they are already speaking with other developers about potential partnerships to help them extend their traditional games into online, free-to-play space. If all goes well with Arena, Wargaming could be seen as the go-to publisher for helping manage these kinds of transitions
Wargaming, whose Wargaming Alliance unit is publishing Arena, told us that Creative Assembly is focusing on getting the gameplay refined and polished before making decisions about monetization
"We know our audience; we definitely get their feedback," Garcia said. "We make sure that the game is for their enjoyment, their entertainment. We want to make happy players, not pissed off players. We are very committed to keeping players happy."
Edited by Xeir, 11 April 2017 - 02:20 PM.