Amazon Extends In-App Payments to Computer Based Games
Published on: 23rd Jan 2013
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Amazon has expanded its existing in app payments service to supporting computer based games and services as well. The company already supported payments via a users Amazon account for Android and Kindle devices.
To help developers with game discovery and marketing, in-app items will automatically be available on Amazon.com, and in-app purchases can show up on best seller lists, recommendations and merchandising campaigns, helping customers discover new games and items, while adding another point of engagement for existing players.
"Game developers build games that are used across multiple platforms and mediums. In-App Purchasing for Mac, PC and Web-based games is our latest service that helps game developers grow their business and increase their customer-base." said Mike Frazzini, Director Amazon Games.