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"To get extra line of the bonuses or watch a bunch of ad so they're saying you know what give us five dollars a month will pick a hundred awesome games and give you like Netflix style unlimited access to and just trust us we're going to curate this for you did talk a little bit too if you will about the market here you know you get on a bart train or sit in an airport have boarding lives use hill lot of people playing games on their mobile devices is it as big as it looks. it is especially because they get you one for free they call this the freemium what the pay to play model they all begin three don't worry about it and then as soon as you start playing but if you want to go to the next level it's the it's two dollars a five dollars or by a hundred starts for twenty dollars and that's how they make the money from these whales who inadvertently end up spending a lot more than they think through these micro transactions the way apple arcade works is they say don't worry about that don't worry about see ads or pop ups or anything just we'll take care of it all all the games there's no extra fees and you can download and no ads Dan is and also another of the big differences here is the fact that you can play these games on different screens but it's still basically the same experience. it's interesting because apple control so much of that ecosystem that walled garden of these games are going to work on your iPhone starting today with I was thirteen look at later my thought I had to that update comes out and then a little bit later on Max and IMAX your math books and even apple TV if you have that hook up your big screen TV and you can use Xbox PlayStation controllers with so it's it's very transportable which is a concept I see a lot of companies moving into economical stadia that's coming out that's roughly similar in that way and roll these device vied pause the game on my iPhone and pick it up later on the apple TV or the I. pad is all supposed to be seamless. that's exactly right all your progress is saved in the cloud which is of the gamers have been you know wanting for for decades"