should i buy new or used video games? Archive

  • To say I love games, is an understatement. It is no exaggeration to say I have, literally, been gaming for 30 years. Fond memories of the Intellivision still play in my head, from time to time. Obviously, times have changed since then, better graphics, better sound, better experiences. Something else that has changed, is the price of current console and PC games. They are no longer in the realm of $35. Games are routinely $59.99, fairly cost prohibitive for the majority of gamers. Sure, the addition of “Greatest Hits” titles has eased some of the burden of cost, but you have to wait for said game to a) Be well enough to be a greatest hit and b) Wait for […]

    New or Used Games: the Debate Rages On

    To say I love games, is an understatement. It is no exaggeration to say I have, literally, been gaming for 30 years. Fond memories of the Intellivision still play in my head, from time to time. Obviously, times have changed since then, better graphics, better sound, better experiences. Something else that has changed, is the price of current console and PC games. They are no longer in the realm of $35. Games are routinely $59.99, fairly cost prohibitive for the majority of gamers. Sure, the addition of “Greatest Hits” titles has eased some of the burden of cost, but you have to wait for said game to a) Be well enough to be a greatest hit and b) Wait for […]

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