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Would you support a monthly fee to support the app?

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  • jmlgg
    183 posts Member
    I buy donuts sometimes but pay all the time just to play mobile game? Nah
  • I rarely get paid apps, and those that I do have I pay a one-time fee. Four bucks, boom, I have an ad-free experience and premium functionality for as long as that is on my phone. Rarely.

    I'm not paying monthly for an app.
  • Of course not, not to offend anyone and not pointed to the OP
    Never give them this type of ideas, I am willing to pay for content I want and it does not make sense if they are not updating this monthly to make it interesting for me. I’m sure they will make more off me if the content is good and they are charging at a reasonable price.
  • LPNintendoITA
    11550 posts Member
    edited May 2019
    nobody:
    literally nobody:
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  • Nope!
  • I bet the server is crapping out and have no funds to fix it.
  • Absolutely not.
  • Hell no. I don’t even buy donuts!
  • empathy77
    4190 posts Member
    $7 a month? $84 a year? No, I'd give them (and I do with purchases when items are available) $10.
  • Definitely not. No app is worth paying for.
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  • shelton540
    172 posts Member
    edited May 2019
    It’s the worst time in history to ask such a question. The game abandoned us. A lot of people discovered they were fine without it. What’s to say it won’t happen again? You don’t charge after years of free play. This would show me the door I’m afraid. I also won’t buy eight track tapes or New Coke. Please slap yourself for this idea.
  • AJtheboss1
    3869 posts Member
    I don’t think the idea is inherently bad if they had an option for those who are willing to opt in. With that said, I don’t imagine people would want to spend more than a few bucks a month if that were a thing.

    It would also create an issue between players who pay for donuts with those who pay for a subscription. How would the differentiate the two? People who buy donuts occasionally may actually spend more money than those who only have a subscription and making subscription exclusive items would cause paying costumers to quit. Sure, some might switch to a subscription, but the ones they would lose would 100% be paying costumers, not just players who play for free. It would be a risky business choice for a small payout.

    The other option would be if they offered a few free premium tokens a month with discounts on other premium items. But that would mean they’d have to release enough premiums per month to make it worthwhile and it would most likely only entice new players since older premium players have a lot premium items.

    With that said, it still wouldn't work, given they just added the yearbook which would negate any real advantage of the subscription system.
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  • no....
  • daved7637397
    7234 posts Member
    edited May 2019
    Ive never seen this place so united before! Kinda makes you feel all warm and fuzzy for a few seconds...

    Put me down for a yes. Who wouldnt love to pay for something they have been getting free for years? Yikes!
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  • Jonalinn
    1780 posts Member
    edited May 2019
    Absolutely not. I have given this game so much of my real money and the thanks I get is an unplayable game due to continuous server crashes.
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  • No....
  • Gary_A_D
    866 posts Member
    I'm retired, on a fixed income, my bills are twice what I pull in each month, and I barely can play the game now. Been kicked out 7 times already in the last few hours. In other words, NO.
  • KLmaker
    1497 posts Member
    NO, it's not my iPad anyway and I would have to pay them.
    NO, I cannot afford it and would quit.
    NO, what with all the Bart screen, drag, crashing.
    If there were my iPad and something that I really wanted and a limited amount of time then I would buy it with extra donuts.

    I WOULD NEVER PAY FOR ANY GAMING APP and sit on my phone or tablet all day hunched over small screen.

    Monthly fee, it's a loss maker.
    I wanted to do it yesterday but I will invariably do it tomorrow (ish).
  • KLmaker
    1497 posts Member
    Sorry no bump.
    BUT.
    They destroyed Krustyland and I really really wanted that.
    So... No.
    I wanted to do it yesterday but I will invariably do it tomorrow (ish).
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