Entries in 'walmart' (19)

Walmart introducing video game trade-ins in US

Walmart introducing video game trade-ins in US

3,100 Walmart stores will from next week begin offering customers the chance to trade-in their games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 18th 2014 at 11:36AM in News
Report: Xbox tops hardware sales at Walmart, Target on Black Friday

Report: Xbox tops hardware sales at Walmart, Target on Black Friday

Xbox One and Xbox 360 were reportedly the top selling consoles at Target and Walmart during Black Friday, accounting for 61 per cent of hardware sales between the two retailers.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 2nd 2013 at 3:31AM in News
Leak suggests early November release date for Xbox One

Leak suggests early November release date for Xbox One

An apparent leak from an employee at US retailer Walmart suggests Xbox One will beat PS4 to market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 27th 2013 at 9:48AM in News
Strikes threaten to wreck Walmart's Black Friday

Strikes threaten to wreck Walmart's Black Friday

The threat of worker unrest could cause havoc for Walmart’s Black Friday push next week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 16th 2012 at 10:13AM in News

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Retailers leak first Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified info

Retailers leak first Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified info

A pair of retailer listings have let loose initial details on upcoming Vita title Call of Duty Black Ops: Declassified.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 20th 2012 at 3:05AM in News
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
RUMOUR: Walmart to offer 12p per share for GAME

RUMOUR: Walmart to offer 12p per share for GAME

Investors believe that Walmart is prepared to offer 12p per share to buyout GAME Group.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2012 at 6:32PM in News
EXCLUSIVE: Walmart makes GAME approach

EXCLUSIVE: Walmart makes GAME approach

MCV understands that American retail giant Walmart has made contact with GAME about a possible acquisition of the retailer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 14th 2012 at 3:04PM in News

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Walmart Black Friday sale descends into pepper-spray frenzy

Walmart Black Friday sale descends into pepper-spray frenzy

If you’re one of those people who thinks that queuing up outside a shop in the middle of a night to ensure you’re first in line for a sale the ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 28th 2011 at 8:36AM in News
Gaikai signs Walmart deal

Gaikai signs Walmart deal

Gaikai has joined forces with the world’s largest retailer to bring its games streaming service to Walmart.com.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jun 21st 2011 at 5:37PM in News
Team Ico Collection to cost £24.99?

Team Ico Collection to cost £24.99?

After rumours surrounding the release of Team Ico Collection on PS3, fresh claims have emerged that suggest the game will cost around £24.99.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 13th 2010 at 3:57PM in News
Asda suffers further quarterly drops

Asda suffers further quarterly drops

Walmart owned supermarket chain Asda has suffered a second successive year-on-year decline in quarterly sales.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2010 at 1:44PM in News

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Walmart reveals Gamecenter

Walmart reveals Gamecenter

In its latest move to up the market share it enjoys in the video game sector, retail giant Walmart has launched a brand new website focused specifically on its video ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 21st 2010 at 12:42PM in News
Walmart confirms pre-owned plans

Walmart confirms pre-owned plans

As claimed by MCV just last week, US retailer Walmart has confirmed that it is to have a second stab at cracking the pre-owned video games market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 11th 2010 at 4:38PM in News
GameStop CFO resigns

GameStop CFO resigns

It has emerged that GameStop CFO Cathy Smith has resigned from the global games retailer after just six months in the role to take up the role of CFO at ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 25th 2010 at 12:58PM in News
US: DSi sales top 2.2 million

US: DSi sales top 2.2 million

Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime has revealed the DSi has shifted more than 2.2 million units in North America alone.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Oct 7th 2009 at 11:16AM in News

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US: Best Buy moves into pre-owned games

US: Best Buy moves into pre-owned games

US retail giant Best Buy is to roll out video games ‘vending machines’ as it moves into the pre-owned market.

by Tim Ingham
on Jun 23rd 2009 at 5:37PM in News
US: Wal-Mart enters pre-owned market

US: Wal-Mart enters pre-owned market

North American retail giant Wal-Mart has quietly entered the pre-owned games market over the weekend with the surprise introduction of trade-in vending machines in some of its stores.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 18th 2009 at 11:42AM in News
US: “Tens of thousands” of Wiis at Wal-Mart

US: “Tens of thousands” of Wiis at Wal-Mart

American retailer Wal-Mart has confirmed that it has “tens of thousands” of Wii’s in stock for sale on its website store over the Christmas period, reports Reuters.

Will Freeman
by Will Freeman
on Dec 8th 2008 at 10:43AM in News