We ‘ve seen a lot of recent stories about developers who are unhappy with Apple and App Store policies; and we know there are lots of good devs that never make it in this now hugely competitive environment.  So it ‘s good to see a success story for one of the ‘little guys ‘ once […]
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Recommended: Backflip Studios, an App Store Success Story

Paper Toss iPhone app

We ‘ve seen a lot of recent stories about developers who are unhappy with Apple and App Store policies; and we know there are lots of good devs that never make it in this now hugely competitive environment.  So it ‘s good to see a success story for one of the ‘little guys ‘ once in a while.  A story like the one VentureBeat posted recently about Backflip Studios.

The Boulder, Colo.-based game studio has just six employees and has been around only seven months, but it has already made more than $1.75 million ” by selling game applications in multiple forms, serving ads in them, as well as offering virtual goods. The success shows that with the right games and right business model, even small developers can score big amid the noise of 118,000 apps on Apple ‘s AppStore.

It ‘s very encouraging to see cases like this and I ‘m especially happy to see this one because I ‘m a big fan of Paper Toss and Paper Toss World Tour.  Check out VentureBeat ‘s full article HERE “ it ‘s a great read that goes into detail on some of the methods that have helped Backflip Studios achieve their success.

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