105: A Carousel of Privilege

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 There's always that one jackass

There's always that one jackass

A real, actual Mario game is finally coming to mobile and we are EXCITED. But not everyone shares our glee.

We talk about the hand-wringing over how a quasi-premium game will be received on the platform, and answer concerns about whether mobile gamers care about games period. We have a few choice words to offer on this topic.

All this ties into the larger issue of whether premium games are dead on mobile (spoiler alert: NO). We talk about how crappy this narrative is, plus how Amazon’s move away from mobile games isn't necessarily a valid example of premium games’ struggles.

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