Famed Developer Claims Second-Hand Games Are Killing The Market

David┬áBraben, the developer behind the retro classic Elite and Lost Winds on Wii, believes ┬áthat the second-hand market has killed what he claims to be 'core games'. Braben says that he knows publishers who have scrapped games because stores won't restock their title after release, as the retailers rely on pre-owned games to make their … Continue reading Famed Developer Claims Second-Hand Games Are Killing The Market

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Nintendo Wii: Nintendo Rethinks Wii Speak Second Hand Lockout

Consumers who purchased pre-owned copies of Wii Speak were warned that the device wouldn't work if the previous owner had registered the boxed code that accompanies the voice peripheral. Thankfully after an uproar from the online community, Nintendo have decided to issue a statement confirming that any gamers who purchase a second hand device can … Continue reading Nintendo Wii: Nintendo Rethinks Wii Speak Second Hand Lockout