Tag: Second-hand games

Gaming News Wrap [28 May 2013]

Good morning gamers. A pretty quiet wrap this morning as the US and UK were on holiday yesterday. So blame them if the day feels like a struggle due to not getting your full dose… Next-Gen News: There’s been plenty of ire aimed at Microsoft over – the still unspecified – used games scenario. However, while it originally appeared that…

Gaming News Wrap [27 May 2013]

Good morning. That was the weekend that was. Now we’ll keep you sane until the next one rolls around. Xbox One Call of Duty: Ghosts will (unsurprisingly) feature Kinect voice commands on Xbox One. Apparently, Activision said that it “really excites us because of the level of responsiveness and detail”. As long as you can’t kill the dog OK? Despite all…

Gaming News Wrap [23 May 2013]

Good morning.  Everything back to normal after all the Xbox One activity?  Nope… Ryse, the Crytek developed Kinect title, has been confirmed as an Xbox One exclusive ahead of its E3 reveal.  And no-one’s even surprised by that news… [via CVG] With Tuesday’s Xbox One reveal came a fair amount of confusion over a number of elements.  None of those…

Pachter calls UK games retail market “a joke”

Speaking out about the recent downfalls of major retailers in the UK, the outspoken videogames’ analyst Michael Pachter has called the UK games retail market “a joke.” Speaking to Digital Spy [via GIBiz] he explained that the prices are pushed so low that it results in the market becoming unsustainable and forcing companies like HMV, Blockbuster and Game into administration. Pachter says…