Google AdSense for Games may not be that far off. Video games are becoming increasingly more popular than T.V. Online gaming has increased from roughly 150,000 MMORPG subscribers to over 12 million in fewer than ten years. So it comes as no surprise that advertisers are seeing that there are uncharted waters with the advertising in games.
Almost every webpage is loaded with ads of some sort. Just imagine going to play your favorite video game and seeing loads of ads in the background. One idea that’s been tossed around is by allowing ads in their MMORPG’s the company wouldn’t have to charge its players a monthly fee. Now that’s something I could handle.
Here’s a link to Google’s ideas on advertising in videogames: AdSense for Games