Onlive Retail Demo Kiosks Incoming?
It seems Onlive demo kiosks are in the pipeline, you know, the ones like PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360 demo kiosks you always see at retailers like Gamestop, Wal-Mart, and EB Games. But these kiosks usually only let’s players demo one game at a time.
According to a recent interview with MSN Games, Onlive CEO Steve Perlman stated that the company is working closely with retailers to create demo kiosks. Ones that will let players demo any game within the Onlive marketplace. Not only is Onlive now 2nd to Steam in digital distribution, it looks like the company is poised to join the physical retail ring.
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Buy New, Play to Win
By: Lee Guille
Step into any store dedicated to selling games for the latest release and you’re usually given two options, buy new or pick up a used copy for a few bucks cheaper.
Personally, I hate buying used games. Shelling out the extra three or four dollars to support my favourite studio and get a product that’s guaranteed to work generally isn’t something I’m going to lose sleep over. But I like having the options. Read the rest of this entry