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tinyBuild: G2A are "facilitating a fraud-fueled economy" in key resales

Posted 06/21 00:13 in Mobile | 0comments

tinyBuild: G2A are "facilitating a fraud-fueled economy" in key resales

When it comes to policing the legitimacy of some of those keys, however, G2A appear to show little interest.Meanwhile, thousands of keys for tinyBuild-developed games were, at that same moment, appearing on G2A’s marketplace.

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Deconstructing G2A's inadequate responses to tinyBuild

Posted 06/22 20:43 in Mobile | 0comments

Deconstructing G2A's inadequate responses to tinyBuild

Digital key sellers and grey market administrators G2A have issued a new response (actually, two responses) to the developer tinyBuild over stolen game keys sold on the G2A marketplace.With that excuse invalidated, G2A then attempted to just blame tinyBuild’s store payment systems, in a response to Russian games publication Kanobu.

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TinyBuild respond to G2A's three day ultimatum

Posted 06/23 04:35 in Mobile | 0comments

TinyBuild respond to G2A's three day ultimatum

For the past couple of days, G2A and tinyBuild have been locking horns.If you’ve not been following the story read our two previous articles, tinyBuild: G2A are “facilitating a fraud-fueled economy” in key resales and Deconstructing G2A’s inadequate responses to tinyBuild.

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G2A claim to have accepted tinyBuild's request for marketplace reform

Posted 06/27 20:25 in Mobile | 0comments

G2A claim to have accepted tinyBuild's request for marketplace reform

The latest (of many) disputes around G2A’s hosting of grey market game key selling may be moving towards some kind of policy change.That’s by no means certain, but G2A have announced that they ‘accept’ tinyBuild’s challenge (scroll down to Update 4) to “provide a solution for developers and publishers to benefit from the marketplace”.

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G2A to roll out 'Developer Support System' for its marketplace

Posted 06/28 06:24 in Mobile | 0comments

G2A to roll out 'Developer Support System' for its marketplace

This comes in response to a dispute (the latest of many run-ins G2A have had with developers and publishers) with game developers tinyBuild, who accused the company of facilitating a “fraud-fueled economy” after seeing thousands of their stolen keys sold in transactions on G2A’s marketplace.At first, G2A attempted to blame tinyBuild’s key distributors (which was shown to be false), then blamed tinyBuild themselves.

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TinyBuild have mixed feelings on G2A's new initiatives

Posted 06/28 19:00 in Mobile | 0comments

TinyBuild have mixed feelings on G2A's new initiatives

Last night, G2A unveiled a new range of marketplace features and initiatives in response to mounting pressure from developers like tinyBuild (whose fraud case kicked this off this latest round of discussions on grey market key sales).In a sixth update to their initial post, tinyBuild’s Alex Nichiporchik expresses some mixed feelings about the coming changes.

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