Entries in 'gamestop' (275)

GameStop expands PC offer

GameStop expands PC offer

US retail giant GameStop has announced a fresh push into the digital PC space.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 24th 2012 at 2:45PM in News
Global Q4 sales fall 3.6% at GameStop

Global Q4 sales fall 3.6% at GameStop

GameStop has reported a 3.6 per cent decline in like-for-like store sales for its fiscal fourth quarter.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 24th 2012 at 8:47AM in News
PS3 price drops occur at select retailers

PS3 price drops occur at select retailers

Two high profile retailers have dropped the price of the PS3 from $249 to $199.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 22nd 2012 at 11:39AM in News
California GameStop stores must post DLC warnings for used titles

California GameStop stores must post DLC warnings for used titles

GameStop shops in California must post warnings when their used games come with one-time-use online passes or extra fees for downloadable content.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Apr 11th 2012 at 7:50AM in News

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RUMOUR: GameStop kicks off Skylander trade-ins

RUMOUR: GameStop kicks off Skylander trade-ins

Rumours suggest that GameStop in North America has begun accepting and selling pre-owned Skylanders figures.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 5th 2012 at 9:17AM in News
GameStop sees UK digital success

GameStop sees UK digital success

Specialist retail giant GameStop says the UK has already helped grow its worldwide digital empire.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Apr 4th 2012 at 2:57PM in News
Report: New GAME bid from OpCapita; GameStop moves for overseas stores

Report: New GAME bid from OpCapita; GameStop moves for overseas stores

Despite news this morning that a deal to take GAME out of administration is now very close, a new report suggests OpCapita has not yet given up hope.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 29th 2012 at 10:12AM in News
'One clear front runner' for GAME

'One clear front runner' for GAME

There is one clear front runner to buy GAME as part of a post-pack administration, sources close to the administrators have told MCV.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 24th 2012 at 9:38AM in News

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Stardock consumer report explains sale of Impulse

Stardock consumer report explains sale of Impulse

Developer, publisher, and former distributor Stardock has provided extensive information on their sale of PC digital games outlet Impulse.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 23rd 2012 at 6:08AM in News
How is GameStop surviving the world that's killing GAME?

How is GameStop surviving the world that's killing GAME?

It's a question many have asked over the last 18 months - and today GameStop offered some insight.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Mar 22nd 2012 at 6:35PM in News
GameStop "focused entirely on competing digitally in the UK"

GameStop "focused entirely on competing digitally in the UK"

Speaking to investors following the publication of its most recent fiscal results, GameStop has seemingly ruled out the chance of a GAME takeover in the UK.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 22nd 2012 at 4:01PM in News
GameStop "expects to open stores opportunistically"

GameStop "expects to open stores opportunistically"

Retail giant GameStop has said it “expects to open international stores opportunistically while keeping square footage flat”.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 22nd 2012 at 12:51PM in News

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Who, if anyone, will buy GAME?

Who, if anyone, will buy GAME?

Leading financial and retail experts are all eyeing up a move for GAME Group. 

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 22nd 2012 at 10:12AM in News
French connection slowing GameStop GAME bid, say execs

French connection slowing GameStop GAME bid, say execs

Senior industry sources say GameStop has found another reason not to make an offer for GAME: France.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Mar 22nd 2012 at 9:41AM in News
Kongregate thriving under GameStop

Kongregate thriving under GameStop

Kongregate co-founder Jim Greer has revealed significant growth since Gamestop’s acquisition of the online gaming portal and social network back in July 2010.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 20th 2012 at 7:17AM in News
Indies profit from GAME shortages

Indies profit from GAME shortages

Small UK games retailers are thriving after customers flocked to them to buy Mass Effect 3.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Mar 15th 2012 at 10:52AM in News

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Hilco and OpCapita linked to GAME acquisition

Hilco and OpCapita linked to GAME acquisition

As stated by MCV yesterday, the widespread belief that GameStop will swoop to acquire part or all of GAME could yet prove wide of the mark.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 13th 2012 at 8:34AM in News
Is GameStop actually in a position to buy GAME?

Is GameStop actually in a position to buy GAME?

The presumption that GameStop will inevitably acquire GAME could be wide of the mark, if analyst warnings are to be believed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 12th 2012 at 2:10PM in News
Report - GAME puts itself up for sale

Report - GAME puts itself up for sale

GAME has hired Rothschild to find a buyer for the beleaguered retailer, The Sunday Times reports.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Mar 11th 2012 at 4:20PM in News
D-Day looms for GAME

D-Day looms for GAME

MCV has learnt that senior members of the GAME management teams have been told to brace for the possibility of administration.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 9th 2012 at 3:40PM in News
GameStop in for GAME's Iberian stores?

GameStop in for GAME's Iberian stores?

The deafening silence on GameStop’s intentions towards GAME continues, though one UK newspaper claims that an acquisition may be close.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 8th 2012 at 9:06AM in News
Refurb iOS devices now in over 1,000 GameStop stores

Refurb iOS devices now in over 1,000 GameStop stores

Retailer GameStop has announced that it now offers a selection of refurbished iPad, iPhone and iPods at over 1,000 of its stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 1st 2012 at 2:35PM in News
OPINION: What game is GameStop playing?

OPINION: What game is GameStop playing?

Speak to any analyst, and they’ll describe – whether politely or not – retail as a market in perpetual decline. The most colourful line recently: ‘dinosaurs thrashing about in the ...

Michael French
by Michael French
on Mar 1st 2012 at 11:08AM in News
Aussie question delaying GameStop move on GAME

Aussie question delaying GameStop move on GAME

GameStop does want to buy GAME, but it doesn’t want the chain’s Oz business.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Feb 29th 2012 at 2:47PM in News
GameStop 'no comment' on GAME stores bid

GameStop 'no comment' on GAME stores bid

GameStop has issued a 'no comment' on rumours it is amongst the bidders for GAME's overseas business.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Feb 6th 2012 at 10:50AM in News