Only 5% of users Monument Valley on Android download the game legally




Studio Ustwo Games, producing the popular puzzle atmospheric Monument Valley, led the statistics on the application loads. Only 5% of installations on Android are legal. The creators of the application referred to piracy on the platform of Google disastrous.


As described in the Ustwo Games, 95% of downloads on Android-platform were illegal – Monument Valley are mostly downloaded from pirate sources. The official directory of Google Play puzzle is worth $ 3.99.

This problem for a long time is not news to those who want to sell their Android-app. Currently circulating mass of counterfeit software, designed for “guglofonov”, as well as instructions for installing it. To do this, users do not even need to jailbreak and access to the administration, as is the case with iOS.

«How to download pirated software on Android? Very simple. Are you looking for the program you want on the Internet, copy it to your device (usually without full access to the file system, without “jailbreaking”) and run. This system is created for piracy “- complained in the studio Madfinder Games.

The philosophy of open source software, which for ordinary users often associated with free leads to the fact that the owners of Android-devices do not understand why they have to pay developers for games and applications. In Ustwo Games said that users Monument Valley began mass to put a minimum score and write negative comments when the studio will offer gamers to pay for an extra set of levels.

On the positive lead developers iOS. Apple’s mobile platform is a closed product, but it does not interfere with iPhone, iPod touch and iPad are actively traded. iOS brings the most money developers creating applications for sale in the App Store.

However, and “apple” platform there is a problem with piracy – only 40% of downloads Monument Valley for the iPhone and iPad were legal.

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