Photo detail

MEL MENDEZ has video games for a variety of consoles, both old and new, but new practices in the gaming industry are taking a bite out of his business.

Stories this photo appears in:



Gaming industry changes are challenge for resalers

Downloadable games and tougher rules challenge used game industry Microsoft’s initial announcement earlier this year that its new Xbox One would require a daily Internet connection and essentially eliminate the ability of game owners to resell or share their games, or even play them on someone else’s game console sparked a months-long furor in the gaming community until last month when the technology giant backed away from both requirements.

July 3, 2013 12:47 p.m. read more..

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment

CLOSE X

Information from The Chronicle and our advertisers (Want to add your business to this to this feed?)