The Complete Game Monetization Resource Center
What is Game Monetization?
Game monetization is the process of turning your game into a revenue-generating asset. There are a number of ways to monetize a game, including:
- Advertising within the game, from rewarded video ads to full-screen interstitial ads displayed during loading, in menus, and during other transitional periods
- Having players pay a one-time fee to download your game
- Leaving your game free-to-play, but offering in-game purchases such as custom player outfits or exclusive features
- Having players pay an ongoing subscription fee in order to play your game
- Combining multiple game monetization models for maximum revenue
Game Monetization Guide: Monetizing with In-Game Advertising
Learn about all things game monetization with this comprehensive guide from our experts.
How to Monetize Your Game
Learn more about what game monetization is and where to begin building your game monetization strategy.
6 Game Monetization ModelsLearn how to monetize a mobile app, desktop app, or web-based game using 6 unique game monetization models.
Evaluating Game Monetization Companies
How do you know a game monetization company is right for you?
Start by determining the type of monetization tool or company that best suits your unique needs. This tool may fall into one of four monetization categories or include a blend. Click below to learn more!
How to Monetize Games of All Types: Web, Mobile & Desktop App
Learn more about how to build a game monetization strategy based on the platform that your game exists on.
How to Increase Ad Revenue from Mobile Games
Learn how to increase ad revenue from your mobile game through these few best practices regarding ad format, ad placement, testing, and more.
The Ultimate SDK for Mobile Game Monetization
Learn how OP.GG Created an Entirely New Revenue Stream Through Partnership With Playwire
There are now more than 20 SSPs bidding for OP.GG’s desktop app inventory.
OP.GG sees 15x higher CPMs for Trendi video units than for traditional display.
OP.GG sees 11x higher CPMs for directly sold inventory than for traditionally programmatic demand.
The 5 Best In-Game Advertising Networks
The best in-game advertising networks excel across multiple channels and ad types, offering innovative technology and a range of demand sources for publishers. Check out our list of the top 5 in-game advertising networks right now.
6 Examples of In-Game Advertising
Whether your in-game ads are effective often comes down to picking the right ad format for your game. Here are some of the most prominent things we’ve learned about in-game advertising over the past 15 years, including which key examples of in-game advertising work best.
Rewarded Video: The Ultimate Game Monetization Strategy
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