Tag Archives: GAME

GAME invites Peoples Choice nominations

UK games retailer GAME has opened up the voting for its Peoples Choice Award 07 ahead of the announcement of the official winner this Friday. 43 titles have been nominated for the gong, including Super Mario Galaxy (Nintendo), Mass Effect (Microsoft), Assassin’s Creed (Ubisoft), Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune (Sony), Call of …

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Games bucks retail downturn trend over Christmas

Whilst many across the retail community have been counting the cost of a disappointing Christmas period, the games market has seen yet another bumper festive period on the High Street. In the week that the retail analyst SPSL stated that many days during the Christmas period retail performance were ‘hugely …

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GAME’s Xmas sales to outstrip forecasts

GAME’s success over the Christmas period has been confirmed by a further trading update, explaining that profits before non-recurring costs and tax will now be ahead of expectations at no less than 70m” This marks an enourmous leap from 2007’s trading performance, when profits for the year stood at 29.5m. …

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More to come following stellar results for GAME

GAME’s sales have rocketed by a mighty 89.1 per cent in 2007 – and CEO Lisa Morgan says there’s more to come before the year is out. Like-for-like sales soared 44.1 per cent in the same period – the 45 weeks ending December 8th. We’re really pleased with the performance …

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GAME sales rocket by 90 per cent

Leading UK games retailer GAME has reported a total sales increase of 89.1 per cent, including sales from the recently acquired Gamestation, for the 45 weeks ending December 8th, whilst like-for-like sales increased by 44.1 per cent compared to the same period last year. Taking the UK and Ireland in …

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GAME welcomes PS3 price cut

In what is sure to be the first in a long line of retailers praising Sony for cutting the price of PS3, GAME has welcomed the platform holder’s decision. GAME Commercial Director Tricia Brennan said: We feel that this is a very positive move from Sony. The price reduction will …

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GAME welcomes PS3 price cut

In what is sure to be the first in a long line of retailers praising Sony for cutting the price of PS3, GAME has welcomed the platform holder’s decision. GAME Commercial Director Tricia Brennan said: We feel that this is a very positive move from Sony. The price reduction will …

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FEATURE: Morgans GAME plan

Alongside deputy CEO and group finance director David Thomas, Lisa Morgan talks store openings, expansion, the gamestation situation and online in our in-depth interview. For the full story on what GAME plans to do next, take a look here.

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FEATURE: Morgans GAME plan

Alongside deputy CEO and group finance director David Thomas, Lisa Morgan talks store openings, expansion, the gamestation situation and online in our in-depth interview. For the full story on what GAME plans to do next, take a look here.

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GAME sales climb 45 per cent

High Street games retailer GAME has credited the success of next-gen consoles for a strong performance in the first half of 2007 that has seen like-for-like sales climb 45.6 per cent and profits reach 6.2 million. In contrast, in the same period last year the chain reported a 5.6 million …

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