All publications for 07.05.2020


Long live the King: Candy Crush Saga surpassed by Gardenscapes for monthly global consumer spend in April 2020

Since King launched Candy Crush Saga in 2012, it has remained the top match-3 game for monthly global consumer spend. Until now.

In April 2020, Gardenscapes from Playrix has surpassed Candy Crush Saga for monthly global consumer spend across iOS and Android. This is according to, which cites data from App Annie.

Data from another analyst firm, AppMagic, suggests that in April, 


CD Projekt Red explains why Cyberpunk 2077 ESRB Rating mentions “in-game purchases”

CD Projekt Red has always been vocal about not having microtransactions in its titles. That was certainly the case with The Witcher series, and that has been the plan for Cyberpunk 2077. However, yesterday ESRB published its rating for Cyberpunk, which mentions “In-Game Purchases.”

A spokesman CD Projekt Red explained that this descriptor does not necessarily refer to microtransactions. It is also required for games that may receive expansions in the future.