Entries in 'gamestop' (275)

GameStop profit dips 23% in Q2

GameStop profit dips 23% in Q2

Retail giant GameStop saw year-on-year profit fall from $40.3m to $30.9m during its fiscal quarter ending July 30th.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Aug 18th 2011 at 7:16PM in News
GameStop banking on resurgent PC games market

GameStop banking on resurgent PC games market

Digital distribution will help reinstall PC as one of the dominant platforms for core games, according to GameStop.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 17th 2011 at 2:06PM in News
INTERVIEW: Steve Nix, GameStop

INTERVIEW: Steve Nix, GameStop

GameStop may operate over 5,000 bricks and mortar game outlets globally, but it has been pushing hard on downloads and online content. MCV spoke to the man in charge of its ...

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 17th 2011 at 1:13PM in News
GameStop moves first on UK 3DS price

GameStop moves first on UK 3DS price

This Friday marks the arrival of the anticipated 3DS price cut – but online retailer GameStop has kicked off its discount early.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 10th 2011 at 12:53PM in News

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MCV INTERVIEW: Rod Cousens on... Wii U, Vita, EA and pre-owned

MCV INTERVIEW: Rod Cousens on... Wii U, Vita, EA and pre-owned

The veteran Codemasters CEO has no qualms about speaking his mind, particularly when it comes to the UK games industry.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 4th 2011 at 1:05PM in News
Steam to keynote London Games Conference

Steam to keynote London Games Conference

The biggest digital distributor in games will address the trade at the London Games Conference.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 4th 2011 at 11:30AM in News
OPINION: No Stopping Them

OPINION: No Stopping Them

How's this for a success story?

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 4th 2011 at 10:00AM in News
UK High Street definitely 'off the plan' for GameStop

UK High Street definitely 'off the plan' for GameStop

GameStop has told MCV that DOES have designs on a big slice of the UK games market.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Aug 4th 2011 at 9:00AM in News

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Finally, GameStop gets serious about UK

Finally, GameStop gets serious about UK

GameStop has closed its two UK High Street shops. But the firm says it is now targeting UK gamers more aggressively than ever: through a .co.uk e-store that offers cheaper ...

Michael French
by Michael French
on Jul 29th 2011 at 8:31AM in News
GameStop: Buy PC downloads in our shops

GameStop: Buy PC downloads in our shops

US retail giant GameStop is encouraging customers to come in to its shops to pre-order downloadable PC games.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 28th 2011 at 7:12PM in News
No Battlefield 3 for Steam, says GameStop

No Battlefield 3 for Steam, says GameStop

The splintered relationship between Electronic Arts and Valve appears to have worsened, with Gamestop now claiming that Battlefield 3 will be blocked from Steam.

Rob Crossley
by Rob Crossley
on Jul 15th 2011 at 7:14PM in News
GameStop sales to hit $1.5bn in 2014

GameStop sales to hit $1.5bn in 2014

US games retail giant GameStop is expected to reach revenues of $1.5bn in 2014 due to an increased digital push.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 15th 2011 at 4:35PM in News

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Shane Kim joins GameStop board

Shane Kim joins GameStop board

Shane Kim, one of the key executives behind Microsoft’s Xbox push, has been appointed to the board of directors at global games retailer GameStop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 12th 2011 at 3:23PM in News
E3 2011: MW3 pre-orders ahead of Black Ops

E3 2011: MW3 pre-orders ahead of Black Ops

The number of customers pre-ordering copies of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is outpacing that of Black Ops.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jun 6th 2011 at 1:47PM in News
London Games Conference returns

London Games Conference returns

The London Games Conference will return on November 10th at a new venue – and with a unique audience participation element.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jun 2nd 2011 at 11:24AM in News
Hardware drives GameStop sales

Hardware drives GameStop sales

GameStop has reported a 9.5 per cent increase in profits to $2.28bn for the first quarter of 2011. Net earnings jumped 6.9 per cent to $80.4m.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 19th 2011 at 3:14PM in News

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GameStop launches Facebook store

GameStop launches Facebook store

It's time to stand up and face up to that elephant in the corner of the room. Retailer GameStop has officially launched a digital games store on Facebook.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2011 at 9:41AM in News
GameStop could launch own games tablet

GameStop could launch own games tablet

GameStop plans to enter the fast-growing tablet computer market - and may even build its own games-oriented one.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Apr 7th 2011 at 9:45AM in News
GameStop promises new Euro growth

GameStop promises new Euro growth

GameStop’s International VP Mike Mauler said the chain will grow and improve its mainland European storebase over the next 12 months.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 4th 2011 at 3:21PM in News
GameStop buys streaming tech and digi download firms

GameStop buys streaming tech and digi download firms

Just hours after we revealed GameStop was launching new Facebook games, the firm has further underlined its commitment to digital gaming.

Michael French
by Michael French
on Mar 31st 2011 at 11:04PM in News
GameStop targets UK via Champ Man Facebook title

GameStop targets UK via Champ Man Facebook title

Classic British franchise Championship Manager will arrive on Facebook – but as a game made by GameStop.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 31st 2011 at 10:52AM in News
Record sales and earnings for GameStop

Record sales and earnings for GameStop

Retailer GameStop has reported another set of record numbers for its 2010 fiscal year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2011 at 3:34PM in News
GameStop selling Supercharged 500GB PS3

GameStop selling Supercharged 500GB PS3

Games retailer GameStop has become the first High Street games retailer to offer an over-the-counter PS3 upgrade solution for its customers.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 16th 2011 at 1:25PM in News
GameStop accused of recording personal data

GameStop accused of recording personal data

A class action complaint has been filed against GameStop after the US retail giant was accused of recording the personal information of its customers.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Mar 2nd 2011 at 11:00AM in News
id exec joins GameStop

id exec joins GameStop

Global games retailer GameStop has announced the appointment of Steve Nix as its new general manager of digital distribution.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 23rd 2011 at 2:10PM in News