Entries in 'trade-ins' (25)
GameStop has announced it will no longer take trade-ins for PS2 hardware, accessories and games after this month.
Publishers rejoice! HMV says it will give new games a chance to sell before introducing pre-owned copies.
In the sixth of a series of features answering the biggest questions about the industry's future, Christopher Dring explains why publishers must work with – not against – the trade-in ...
The blending of the High Street and digital market continues with news that GAME is offering specific trade-in deals on a number of digital products.
Rumours suggest that GameStop in North America has begun accepting and selling pre-owned Skylanders figures.
Retailer Blockbuster is continuing its revitalised push into the games space with another £4.99 offer on new releases.
Retailer GAME is once again offering consumers the chance to effectively rent new titles for a limited period.
Supermarket chain Asda has gone live with a new Tech Trade-In offer that allows customers to hand over a range of their consumer tech – including games consoles – in ...
Generalist retailer Argos has ceased offering second-hand video games.
Last year, Argos, Asda and Tesco made headlines by accepting trade-ins.
French developer Quantic Dream has estimated that it lost anywhere between €5m and €10m to pre-owned sales of its PS3 hit Heavy Rain.
The pre-owned games sector is very beneficial to the health of the overall games sector, retailer GameStop has argued.
Digital retailer Green Man Gaming has already dabbled with the idea of digital video game trade-ins before, but now online behemoth Valve is to try its luck in the sector.
In the latest twist in what is becoming a somewhat untidy saga, retailer GameStop has reversed a decision to block consumers from trading in copies of 3DS title Resident Evil: ...
Retail sources have for the first time indicated that PS3 console trade-ins have dramatically risen as the controversial PSN outage continues.
More than half of GAME’s customers use trade-ins to fund purchases of new titles, the firm has told MCV.
Amazon.co.uk has rolled out a trade-in service that allows users to mail in games in exchange for credit.
Both GAME and Gamestation are offering customers and extra 20 per cent on their normal trade-in price for anyone who hands over their old hardware between today (November 26th) and ...
Retail behemoth Asda says it had to start selling used games in order to ‘protect its long-term games business.’
Publishers hate it, but punters love it – and now it’s official: pre-owned is everywhere.
GAME Group has stated that it suffered a dip in its pre-owned margins in the 26 weeks ending July 30th.
Big-box American retailer Best Buy is to roll out its pre-owned games offer to 600 stores across the US this Sunday (August 29th), it has confirmed.
American retailer Target is to join the likes of Best Buy, Walmart, 7-Eleven and Toys R Us in offering shoppers the chance to trade in their old games and consoles ...
Supermarket giant Tesco has rolled out its pre-owned games offering to stores across the UK.
Toys R Us in North America had added video game consoles to its pre-owned offer.