Entries in 'pre-owned' (227)
Will the next-generation of consoles kill pre-owned? Only time will tell.
UK retailers are rallying against reported plans to prevent pre-owned sales on the next Xbox.
Whether you like the sound of it or not, at the very least you must understand the motivation behind Microsoft’s online vision for Durango.
Platform holder Sony is doing all it can to calm consumers’ concerns about pre-owned games on PS4.
Will the PS4 limit the functionality of pre-owned games?
Sony has said that PS4 won’t block pre-owned games. But for some a lingering doubt remains.
Sony has confirmed that PlayStation 4 will not prevent consumers from playing second-hand games, silencing the rumours once and for all.
Global games retailer GameStop has been lobbying platform holder Microsoft to try and persuade it to abandon its rumoured plans to block pre-owned software on the Next Xbox.
EA on the fence about pre-owned; Next-gen not backwards compatible; Market will never be 100% digital
Publisher EA has admitted that it would in some ways like to see an end to pre-owned games, but has also admitted that the market could suffer were they to ...
Retailer GameStop has warned Microsoft that any move to block the use of pre-owned software on the console would hurt the machine’s chances.
Could we about to see the death of the pre-owned software market?
US second-hand digital music marketplace ReDigi is preparing to launch in Europe and expand into areas including ebooks and video games.
Global games retailer GameStop has fared better than the overall games market by posting a sales drop of just 4.6 per cent for the nine weeks ending December 29th ...
Claims are circulating that pre-owned Wii U consoles are able to access digital content purchased by the machine’s previous owner.
Shares in global video games retailer GameStop fell seven per cent on news that Sony may be moving to block pre-owned games on the PS4.
Could physical retail about to be dealt a fatal blow?
Assassin’s Creed III hits the UK tonight and Blockbuster will be selling it for 99p as part of a new trade-in deal.
Publishers rejoice! HMV says it will give new games a chance to sell before introducing pre-owned copies.
Consumers' ability to trade-in games at GameStop contributes $1.8bn to the US games industry every year, the retailer has claimed.
Digital download retailers have called in the lawyers following a shock EU decision that could legitimise second-hand sales in the download space.
Steam will not introduce any functionality to allow gamers to sell on products they buy digitally, it has said.
Publisher’s hopes of illegalising the sale of pre-owned software have been dashed after the European Court of Justice ruled that the practice is legitimate.
The combined sales of the used, rental, digital and social games markets was worth £798m across the UK, France and Germany, says a new NPD report.
Nintendo has seemingly confirmed that the Wii U will not block pre-owned software.
Industry insight or wishful thinking? Global games retail giant GameStop believes that the PS4 and Xbox 720 won’t incorporate pre-owned blocking technology.