Gamestop is Now Accepting Retro Games at all Locations – JustRPG Podcast

Gamestop is Now Accepting Retro Games at all Locations – JustRPG Podcast

 

 

Gamestop has been accepting retro video games at specific locations in the New York and New Jersey area for a little while now in order to test their system. Now they are accepting retro video games from popular systems such as the Super Nintendo, Nintendo, Sega Genesis, and more.

This new policy from Gamestop has brought up some concerns for those who are interested in video game preservation. This concern derives from policies Gamestop has implemented in the past, specifically their handling of outdated Playstation 2 games. This previous policy resulted in the destruction and recycling of a large number of Playstation 2 games which were not selling well for the company. This bring up the question of whether or not the company will do this in the future if this program fails and is no longer profitable for them.

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