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Austrian retailer pulls Xbox One consoles amidst Gamepass announcement Austrian retailer pulls Xbox One consoles amidst Gamepass announcement

Just as Microsoft announced their plan to include all their new In-House games in their Xbox Game Pass subscription service the same day they launch, Austrian retailer Gameware AT reacted by pulling all their Xbox One consoles, quoting that “Why would we wanna put in the work into selling their consoles, when…

Merry Christmas! The 12 Worst Customers You Face in Retail (From a Former EB Games Employee) Merry Christmas! The 12 Worst Customers You Face in Retail (From a Former EB Games Employee)

Working in retail sucks. They don’t pay you enough to survive, the job is mentally unengaging, and you regularly face the wrath of average Joes and Janes who, despite once being in your shoes, treat you like a dirty vending machine. I worked at EB Games here in Canada from 2008 to 2012, spanning most of my time in…

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Hope for Gamestop One Last Hope for Gamestop

Video game retail is dying. It has been for years now. Digital distribution is the future, even if Microsoft’s attempts to usher it in with the Xbox One turned out to be slightly premature. Steam has shown that minimising overhead benefits both gamers and game makers, with cheaper games leading to more sales and vice…

Want More Boxes For Your 3DS collection? Want More Boxes For Your 3DS collection?

Because that's exactly the only thing you will get from these babies. These two will show up at retail in Europe, but inside there won't be a cartridge with them, just the donwload codes. We live in crazy times!

SEGA's 3D Ages games are being bundled and sold at retail in Japan. No word if this will make it to the west. The first bundle includes Space Harrier, Fantasy Zone OpaOpa Brothers, Outrun, Streets of Rage, Shinobi III, and Ecco the Dolphin. The price will be roughly the same as buying the games on eShop.

LTPD: Digital vs. Physical Media LTPD: Digital vs. Physical Media

This just in: people enjoy lovingly gazing at their shiny media collections!

Nintendo UK has clarified the Bayonetta 2 purchase options:

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