EA is moving to eliminate Online Passes from its back catalog of titles.
GameStop president Tony Bartel spoke with GamesBeat about the importance of the used games market and his excitement for next-gen consoles from Microsoft and Sony before the end of the year.
Gamers hate the online pass — and EA says it hears you as it does away with the feature going forward.
GameStop stores in California will now require a downloadable content (DLC) warning on pre-owned games that make use of online passes or free DLC that becomes void upon use.
Video game publisher Electronic Arts recently announced it is pulling the plug on servers for nearly a dozen games whose player base has shrunk. Online services for these titles will end on April 13 as the company shifts focus and resources to more popular products. We think this will make players think twice about getting Online Passes.
THQ has announced a special treat for Playstation 3 gamers, with a free digital copy of Saints Row 2 being made available when you redeem your Saints Row: The Third online pass within the next 90 days.