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Covers and Cases

I have a few games in my collection the have reprinted covers or replacement cases. I don’t have a problem with these as long as the game itself works. 62 more words

A Business Perspective - How to Eliminate Recycled Games Without Upsetting Fans

Written by Paul Gagliese (@OffsideRush) 

As a general rule, I abstain from the practice of purchasing used video games. This isn’t because I’m just too good for used products – I am – but rather, it’s a conscience economic decision, in which I believe my money ought to go to the game’s creators and developers, rather than the retail resellers. 497 more words


Best Buy B2G1

For all of you who want to add more games to your growing backlog, Bestbuy is currently having a buy 2 get 1 free sale on used games.


Bubble Bobble: Finest Nintendo Game Ever?

I’ve noticed visual indications when the character you play as, is in a state of fear and even insanity. How and why does this occur and how does that connect the gameplay? 441 more words

The Cost of GameStop, Part 1: How Badly Are You “Screwed” When You Trade In a Game?

This is the first part in a multi-part analysis on the used game market and how it impacts the average gamer. It is is the result of a multi-year analysis of hundreds of thousands of price points over the past decade plus. 1,210 more words


A Little Bit On Secondhand PC Game Keys

A story that’s going around a little bit right now centers on some stores that focus on reselling activation keys for some PC games without any of the money going back to developers. 620 more words