Entries in 'gamestop' (76)

GameStop hasn't given up on pre-owned digital games

GameStop hasn't given up on pre-owned digital games

The idea of pre-owned digital games has been flying around for a while, and retailer GameStop still hopes to one day get the idea off the ground.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 3rd 2015 at 3:47PM in News
GameStop online store now offers retro consoles and games

GameStop online store now offers retro consoles and games

GameStop now offers a selection of retro consoles and games for purchase online.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 25th 2015 at 3:32AM in News
GameStop's $500m merchandise dream

GameStop's $500m merchandise dream

When GameStop revealed its latest financial results, the firm told its investors it had a new dream.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 12th 2015 at 10:45AM in News
GameStop: Metacritic to blame for game pre-order problems

GameStop: Metacritic to blame for game pre-order problems

Pre-orders are falling because gamers are paying extra attention to review scores, said GameStop international boss Mike Mauler.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 10th 2015 at 1:30PM in News

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GameStop bundles PS4 and Elder Scrolls Online for £279.97

GameStop bundles PS4 and Elder Scrolls Online for £279.97

Hot on the heels of Microsoft’s official Xbox One price drop, one retailer has cut the price of PS4 to well below £299.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 9th 2015 at 4:02PM in News
UK PS4 vs Xbox One price war is bigger than 
anywhere else in the world, says GameStop

UK PS4 vs Xbox One price war is bigger than anywhere else in the world, says GameStop

The rapidly eroding price of PS4 and Xbox One in the UK has taken global games giant GameStop
by surprise.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 4th 2015 at 10:00AM in News
GameStop acquires ThinkGeek owner Geeknet

GameStop acquires ThinkGeek owner Geeknet

Games retail superpower GameStop has broadened its reach with the acquisition of Geeknet.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 2nd 2015 at 3:07PM in News
GameStop announces 2015 US expo

GameStop announces 2015 US expo

Las Vegas will this year play host to GameStop’s annual consumer expo in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 2nd 2015 at 11:30AM in News

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GameStop sees rise in revenue for past quarter

GameStop sees rise in revenue for past quarter

GameStop has reported better-than-expected quarterly results for the period concluded at the beginning of May.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on May 30th 2015 at 7:29PM in News
GameStop UK plots retro stock move

GameStop UK plots retro stock move

GameStop’s American pilot scheme to start selling retro hardware, games and accessories could come to the UK. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 7th 2015 at 9:45AM in News
GameStop offering $100k worth of scholarships to US employees

GameStop offering $100k worth of scholarships to US employees

US retailer GameStop has unveiled a program to help some of its employees obtain academic qualifications.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 22nd 2015 at 3:36PM in News
GameStop preparing retro hardware pilot scheme in US

GameStop preparing retro hardware pilot scheme in US

Sales and trade-in of retro hardware, games and accessories is to be reintroduced to GameStop stores in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2015 at 12:04PM in News

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Amiibo exclusives listed by North American retailers

Amiibo exclusives listed by North American retailers

On the heels of yesterday’s new amiibo reveals by Nintendo, North American retailers have listed which will be exclusive offerings.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 3rd 2015 at 6:27AM in News
GameStop annual sales show slight increase in 2014

GameStop annual sales show slight increase in 2014

GameStop has released its annual financial results for its past fiscal year, with the specialty chain reporting revenue of $9.3bn for the period.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 29th 2015 at 9:07PM in News
GameStop will support Apple Pay

GameStop will support Apple Pay

The US arm of games retailer GameStop is to begin accepting Apple Pay in its 4,200 stores later this month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 10th 2015 at 4:04PM in News
GameStop enjoys bumper Christmas but expects Q4 sales to fall

GameStop enjoys bumper Christmas but expects Q4 sales to fall

Like-for-like sales in December grew 4.4 per cent at retailer GameStop, although total numbers for the nine weeks ending January 3rd were down year-on-year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 14th 2015 at 9:57AM in News

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GameStop teams with Microsoft for interactive Azure content

GameStop teams with Microsoft for interactive Azure content

Retailer GameStop will use Microsoft’s Azure cloud computing network to power a number of new interactive content offerings.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 12th 2015 at 2:11PM in News
GTA V tops GameStop customers' Christmas wish lists

GTA V tops GameStop customers' Christmas wish lists

A survey of GameStop PowerUp Rewards members in the US has found that Grand Theft Auto V features on more Christmas lists this year than any other game.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 3rd 2014 at 3:30PM in News
GameStop hikes price of 3DS hack title Cubic Ninja in US

GameStop hikes price of 3DS hack title Cubic Ninja in US

US retailer has responded to the increased demand for 3DS title Cubic Ninja by ramping up the game’s price.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 26th 2014 at 3:03PM in News
GameStop thinks that cheap digital games are a 'mistake'

GameStop thinks that cheap digital games are a 'mistake'

The president of GameStop has warned the games industry that it risks repeating the mistake of the music and film sectors by devaluing its main commodity.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 24th 2014 at 10:23AM in News
GameStop is closing its stores for Thanksgiving

GameStop is closing its stores for Thanksgiving

US High Street games retailer GameStop has confirmed that its stores will be closed on Thursday November 27th for Thanksgiving.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2014 at 9:02AM in News
Next-gen price wars continue as GameStop drops PS4 below £300

Next-gen price wars continue as GameStop drops PS4 below £300

The somewhat surprising UK next-gen price war has intensified with one major retailer dropping the PS4 to below £300.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 5th 2014 at 11:02AM in News
Walmart introduces pre-owned games to 1,700 US stores

Walmart introduces pre-owned games to 1,700 US stores

Pre-owned games are now available on the shelves of 1,700 of Walmart’s 4,800 US outlets.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 4:22PM in News
GameStop adds to rewards programme, launches own-brand credit card

GameStop adds to rewards programme, launches own-brand credit card

US-based retailer GameStop has altered its rewards programme with a new wave of loyalty incentives.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 3rd 2014 at 10:45AM in News
GAME acquires GameStop's Spanish stores

GAME acquires GameStop's Spanish stores

UK-based retailer GAME has acquired some of the Spanish store portfolio of High Street rival GameStop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 15th 2014 at 3:02PM in News