Seb Long is quoted in Develop’s coverage of the OFT guidelines clarification on F2P games, concluding that:
“Many of the OFT’s principles have crossover with best practices in game usability. Developers will need to work carefully to avoid unintentional breaches as a result of latent usability issues – especially in games for children. The new OFT guidelines could assist developers in not only making games that meet their fair trade obligations, but should also result in games with better usability, understandability, and which deliver better experiences for players of all ages.”
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