Tag: Gamestop


by Daniel Pickett
October 21, 2015
gamestop-store Retailer’s trade program, gift card exchanges, PowerUp Rewards points and layaway provide best value, most convenience and greatest flexibility October 19, 2015 11:43 AM Eastern Daylight Time GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, will help customers stretch their dollars and save even more money…


by Daniel Pickett
October 17, 2015
gamestop-store Retailer offers members points for being first to own the hottest titles this season GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GameStop’s exclusive loyalty program, PowerUp Rewards™, is celebrating its fifth anniversary with 32 million U.S. members taking advantage of its unique rewards and benefits and to mark the occasion, the retailer is offering the first ever promotion of 25,000…


by Daniel Pickett
October 4, 2015
gamestop-store GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The holidays are quickly approaching and GameStop, a global family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, announced today that it is launching its 2015 holiday layaway program with some of the most sought after products this holiday season. Beginning today, and continuing through December 20, customers…


by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2015
GSPlayTradeSaveRepeat-Infographic1 92 percent of gamers own video game disks they no longer play, yet postpone purchasing new games for financial reasons Inactivity keeps 55 percent of gamers from trading in used games for cash or credit; GameStop gave motivated gaming fans more than $1 billion in trade credit in 2014 GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–According to a recent…


by Daniel Pickett
August 13, 2015
ScreenHunter_36 Aug. 13 03.06 Game Informer to Reveal Its October Magazine Cover Live During the Broadcast   GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, announced today that it is set to broadcast live for the second year from the annual consumer video game show, GameStop EXPO. Gaming fans…


by Daniel Pickett
July 20, 2015
gamestop-store GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Geeknet through a tender offer (the “Offer”) to purchase all outstanding shares of Geeknet, Inc. (formerly NASDAQ: GKNT) for $20.00 per share in cash, without interest thereon and less any applicable withholding taxes (the “Offer Price”). Following the completion of…


by Daniel Pickett
June 2, 2015
gamestop-store Geeknet Terminates Agreement with Hot Topic Deal adds ThinkGeek, the leading brand in the fast growing collectibles category, to GameStop’s family of brands Accretive to earnings with a targeted IRR that exceeds 20% Provides significant expansion to GameStop’s global multichannel business   GRAPEVINE, Texas & FAIRFAX, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a family of specialty…


by Daniel Pickett
January 26, 2015
McFTWDConstSetChart1 The following news on the McFarlane Toys ‘The Walking Dead” construction sets was posted today over on Todd McFarlane’s official Facebook page: The Walking Dead building sets are coming to THOUSANDS of MORE STORES!!!!! Beginning now…!!!!! When we first launched our THE WALKING DEAD building sets last fall exclusively at Toys ”R” Us…. they couldn’t…


by Daniel Pickett
December 10, 2014
McFTWDTV6Rick Tis the season to kill a walker…and McFarlane Toys is bringing plenty of new figures, ready to assist! AMC’s The Walking Dead© may be on break, but the sixth series of AMC’s The Walking Dead action figures are ready to fright and delight this holiday season. This new series brings fans the a new version…


by Daniel Pickett
November 25, 2014
MassEffectS1Group1 Mass Effect is one of the gaming world’s most epic franchises, with three installments that have taken gamers across the galaxy. Additional books, comics and an animated film have taken fans even deeper inside the world of the game, and now the sci-fi universe of the Mass Effect Trilogy is colliding with another giant universe…


by Daniel Pickett
October 16, 2014
BAKRedHood4 There’s not a lot of information on the webpage yet, but since I already knew about it and it’s live now on the site, I can tell you that GameStop has an exclusive action figure from DC Collectibles coming in 2015: Batman: Arkham Knight Red Hood Figure This figure features the Arkham game universe version…


by Daniel Pickett
July 18, 2013
NECABatArkhamProp1 San Diego, CA – July 18, 2013 – National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), a world leader in licensed consumer goods, announced today at San Diego Comic-Con a new GameStop USA exclusive item, the Batman: Arkham Origins Grapnel Accessory Prop Replica, modeled directly from the much-anticipated Batman: Arkham Origins video game developed by Warner Bros. Games. The…