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Tue, Sep 29, 2009 | 19:06 BST
It looks as though Game Crazy plans to close 200 of its 680 US locations by the end of October.
According to sources working at the chain, stores attached to Hollywood Video locations will be shut down, although the movie rental end will remain.
“Movie Gallery, Inc. is currently operating in an unprecedented consumer/retail environment,” read an official statement from the company. “In order for us to continue to best serve our millions of customers across North America, we’re addressing underperforming stores and ensuring that there is sufficient [return on investment] associated with each of these stores going forward.
“The vast majority of our stores will be unaffected by these efforts.”
More over on Joystiq.
Wed, Aug 05, 2009 | 17:08 BST
Activision sent over a mailer detailing the pre-order bonuses for Blur.
You can view the full thing ater the break.
Bonuses include extra goodies for each different retail offering. GameStop bonus includes an exclusive Multiplayer Advantage Booster Kit unlocking the Ford Bronco, Double Fans bonus for the first ten multiplayer races (nets you more money), and the Last Man Standing survival mode.
Best Buy is offering day one purchase incentive which includes a code to unlock he Dodge Hennessey Viper, while Game Crazy purchasers will net double money for the first single-player races played.
A solid release date has yet to be announced for PC, PS3 or Xbox 360, but all referenced retail stores have it hitting on November 3.