The creator of Civilization speaks to the BBC on the 30th anniversary of its release.
"In 2021, 79% of consumer spending on games globally was from in-app purchases, microtransactions and add-on content for games. This share is expected to grow."
"Sid Meier says that if major companies continue to focus on ways like this to monetise gaming, they risk losing the audience"
"There are lots of other ways that people can spend their leisure time"
PCG gets a link in the article