Entries in 'gamestop' (46)

GameStop: Only 40 per cent of our customers know about game trade program

GameStop: Only 40 per cent of our customers know about game trade program

Less than half of GameStop customers are aware of the store's trade-in program, president Tony Bartel has claimed.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 28th 2014 at 3:01AM in News
PS4 Destiny bundle only available at GameStop in certain European countries

PS4 Destiny bundle only available at GameStop in certain European countries

The white PlayStation 4 and Destiny bundle will be available exclusively at GameStop in some countries in Europe.

by Alex Calvin
on Jul 18th 2014 at 9:57AM in News
GameStop: Majority of our digital revenue made at brick-and-mortar stores

GameStop: Majority of our digital revenue made at brick-and-mortar stores

Retailer GameStop has brought in significant digital revenue direct from its brick-and-mortar shops, company president Tony Bartel claims.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 16th 2014 at 8:08AM in News
Over 70% of Ubisoft's Season Passes are sold at retail

Over 70% of Ubisoft's Season Passes are sold at retail

GameStop has claimed that over 70 per cent of the Season passes Ubisoft sells for its games are sold on the High Street.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2014 at 12:08PM in News

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GameStop won't be part of creative process, says CEO

GameStop won't be part of creative process, says CEO

GameStop's Paul Raines has confirmed the retailer is exploring funding development of exclusive game content, though the CEO claims the firm would not involve itself in any form with the ...

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 10th 2014 at 6:50PM in News
GameStop wants in on development to improve pre-order exclusives

GameStop wants in on development to improve pre-order exclusives

Retailer GameStop wans to increase the amount of exclusive content it can offer customers who use it to pre-order games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 8th 2014 at 10:50AM in News
GameStop plots UK loyalty programme

GameStop plots UK loyalty programme

Global retail giant GameStop told MCV this week that its UK website has seen ‘triple digit’ growth over the last few years.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 7th 2014 at 2:16PM in News
Meet games retail's answer to Iron Man

Meet games retail's answer to Iron Man

You take one step through the door at GameStop and your smartphone vibrates in your pocket.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 20th 2014 at 9:20AM in News

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Meet the new-look MCV

Meet the new-look MCV

Regular readers of MCV magazine will notice a significant change from this week.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 5th 2014 at 11:20AM in News
GameStop seeing 'stronger demand' for Xbox One since Kinect chop

GameStop seeing 'stronger demand' for Xbox One since Kinect chop

Retailer GameStop reckons that consumers have started showing more interest in Xbox One since Microsoft announced a cut-price Kinect-less SKU is on the way.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 27th 2014 at 9:07AM in News
Strong Q1 for GameStop thanks to next-gen success

Strong Q1 for GameStop thanks to next-gen success

Global games retailer GameStop has seen sales and earnings have shot up after an expectation-hitting Q1.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 23rd 2014 at 10:16AM in News
GameStop shifts focus from games, to close 120-130 stores

GameStop shifts focus from games, to close 120-130 stores

GameStop plans to increase its focus on “gaming-adjacent” fields while phasing out its reliance on video games, CEO Paul Raines has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 24th 2014 at 11:35PM in News

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GameStop narrowly misses revenue estimates as Q4 like-for-likes climb 7.8%

GameStop narrowly misses revenue estimates as Q4 like-for-likes climb 7.8%

Global games retailer GameStop has reported a like-for-like sales increase of 7.8 per cent for the quarter ending February 1st.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 27th 2014 at 12:55PM in News
GameStop wants to "restore the balance between physical and digital commerce"

GameStop wants to "restore the balance between physical and digital commerce"

GameStop has teamed up with IBM to launch what it calls the GameStop Technology Institute.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 26th 2014 at 3:45PM in News
GameStop hikes PlayStation Camera price as US shortages take hold

GameStop hikes PlayStation Camera price as US shortages take hold

The US arm of games retailer GameStop has added an extra $10 to the price of the PS4 Camera.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 10th 2014 at 11:02AM in News
GameStop reveals Watch Dogs trade-in discount deal

GameStop reveals Watch Dogs trade-in discount deal

It’s a brave new next-gen world out there, and with it comes a new era in higher-price trade-in prices.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 7th 2014 at 3:56PM in News

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Epay: The rise of selling points cards

Epay: The rise of selling points cards

Epay regional director EMEA Jason Thompson talks us through the future of digital products on the High Street.

Greg Lockley
by Greg Lockley
on Feb 27th 2014 at 5:09PM in News
PS4 gets £20 price cut

PS4 gets £20 price cut

The PS4 has received its first price cut of note by one UK retailer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 12th 2014 at 12:52PM in News
New PS4 stock arrives at GameStop

New PS4 stock arrives at GameStop

The PS4 is back in stock at GameStop, but the retailer warns quantities are limited.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 23rd 2014 at 3:50AM in News
Multichannel sales surge as GameStop reports festive growth

Multichannel sales surge as GameStop reports festive growth

GameStop has reported like-for-like sales growth of 10.2 per cent for the nine weeks ending January 4th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 14th 2014 at 2:45PM in News
GameStop stock drops in wake of PlayStation Now reveal

GameStop stock drops in wake of PlayStation Now reveal

Sony's recent PlayStation Now announcement has resulted in a significant negative impact on GameStop's stock.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 8th 2014 at 7:51AM in News
GameStop: 2.3m customers still waiting for PS4

GameStop: 2.3m customers still waiting for PS4

GameStop has announced its allocation of PS4 consoles has run dry, and still some 2.3m customers are waiting for new stock to arrive.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 22nd 2013 at 8:09AM in News
Q3 sales up 20.5% at GameStop as grand Theft Auto V and 3DS star

Q3 sales up 20.5% at GameStop as grand Theft Auto V and 3DS star

GameStop has reported a strong set of numbers for the quarter ending November 2nd.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2013 at 2:57PM in News
Trade-ins rocket at GameStop as next-gen fever arrives

Trade-ins rocket at GameStop as next-gen fever arrives

GameStop has said that software and hardware trade-ins increased by a factor of four the weekend before PS4 launched in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2013 at 3:59PM in News
GameStop recruiting 17,000 extra staff for Christmas in US

GameStop recruiting 17,000 extra staff for Christmas in US

17,000 additional workers will be hired by GameStop in the US for work over the Christmas period.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 30th 2013 at 1:48PM in News