Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 24th May 2013 17:26 UTC
Games So, the Xbox One disaster continues. Microsoft's policy for dealing with the used games market has reportedly leaked - and it's a clear and direct attack to destroy the used games market. Prices for used games will be set at the retail value of a new game, and retailers have to hook into Microsoft's computer systems and comply with Microsoft's terms and conditions.
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RE: This will kill new game sales
by Bengar on Fri 24th May 2013 23:02 UTC in reply to "This will kill new game sales"
Bengar
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It's slightly different though. Apple forced publishers to change the price of books on their competitor's platforms. Microsoft does not have a monopoly on the game market and is not forcing publishers to go down this route with their PC, PlayStation or Wii releases.

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