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Oh, you can keep the disc, but the bits ain’t yours

After writing "Maybe it’s time to stop pretending we buy software?", I talked to a couple of gamer friends about their purchasing habits. The concept of DLC that has a strong "withheld content" smell came up and whether this was … Continue reading

September 18, 2010 geek, rant , , ,

Maybe it’s time to stop pretending we buy software?

There's been a lot of noise about comments made by THQ's Cory Ledesma about used games. Namely, "I don't think we really care whether used game buyers are upset because new game buyers get everything. So if used game buyers … Continue reading

August 28, 2010 geek, rant , , ,