According to the MacRumors, Apple has changed its strategy for gifting in-app purchases. Earlier time, you could gift the paid apps to other people but this moment you haven’t done this.
Apple new App Store Review Guidelines language found, previously, Apple Apps should not directly or indirectly enable gifting package on in-app purchase content, features and more.
Now Apple says, the company may gifting enable those kinds of items that are eligible for in-app purchase to others. As well as gifts may only be refunded to the original purchaser and may not be exchanged.
Another side, freemium games aren’t available anywhere and its microtransactions feature is extremely profitable, so make sure Apple would continue to react anytime, but, how people are spending their money on mobile games, especially, free to play games like PUBG and Fortnite.
Apple necessary iOS games with loot boxes and revel odds of certain items appearing last year.
Finally, we don’t know how Apple makes their strategy to implement this change. Now at this moment on Apple App Store, you can still see free games, just tapping on three dot icon and instantly the App can show you, as well as you can see share app and more app by this developer.
Also, the paid apps and a third-party gift app gift option are also available, but it nothing individual for in-app purchases.
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