It’s because yellow is the perfect color to represent a game.
Yellow is colorblindness-safe. Also yellow is the most visible color of the spectrum.
It suggests happiness and warmth and joy. And courage. And sunshine and light. And in most cultures and countries, yellow is also the color indicating caution.
These are all characteristics that go well with creating the desire to play the game, to watch the visuals.
I don’t think either that buyers look at the Top Authors page too much.
Usually when you buy something, you make a search using certain keywords, then you try to filter the results as much as possible to fit your needs. You don’t buy something just because everyone else is buying it…
That page is just a motivational page for authors
Yes, the search results page is changing. That’s for sure.
I use to search 3 certain terms every day to see how the results are displayed/changed and I usually check the search results page source code. And there are a lot of changes. Some of them because of the responsiveness changes, but others…I do not know why they were necessary.