Tag Archives: gamestop
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 21:20 BST
Nintendo of America has said it will continues to offer Wii U Basic at retail, and it is not being recalled.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 09:58 BST
Battlefield 4 pre-order customers at GameStop will receive a significant boost to the Battlefield 3′s air vehicle set if they’re also members of the retailer’s ‘Power-Up’ scheme.
Wed, Jun 05, 2013 | 13:39 BST
Rumour has it GameStop will no longer sell the Wii U Basic – the white console with an 8GB HDD – from mid-June. However, the console is still available for the foreseeable future in the UK.
Fri, May 31, 2013 | 01:31 BST
Front the cash for Madden NFL 25 at GameStop before release date and you’ll receive three classic 49ers players for Connected Franchise and Ultimate Team mode – former owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr, former coach Bill Walsh and four-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Joe Montana, according to Joystiq. Madden 25 celebrates the franchise’s anniversary, and hits PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in late August. A special Anniversary Edition is available.
Fri, May 24, 2013 | 21:27 BST
Mon, May 27, 2013 | 03:08 BST
Xbox One has already caused a deal of confusion surrounding the use of pre-owned games, and on top of having to pay a fee to play used games, it seems that Microsoft and publishers will get a cut of each used sale at retail too.
Wed, May 22, 2013 | 11:39 BST
GameStop president Tony Bartel has confirmed that both PS4 and Xbox One games can be re-sold at its stores, following confusion of how the re-sale of games on both formats will work.
Mon, May 06, 2013 | 23:40 BST
Another nail has thumped into the PlayStation 2′s coffin as the one-time king of consoles gradually fades into nostalgic memory.
Thu, Apr 18, 2013 | 23:30 BST
GameStop pre-orders of Shin Megami Tensei 4 will score a bonus downloadable costume. Siliconera reports the offer is valid in North America, and nets you a red-and-gold oriental motif outfit. As detailed in yesterday’s Nintendo Direct, the 3DS exclusive Shin Megami Tensei 4 releases on July 16 as a Limited Edition Box Set including a strategy and art book, soundtrack CD, and deluxe slipcase.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 | 06:32 BST
Battlefield 4 could see the return of Battlefield 2′s Commander Mode, according to a piece of GameStop pre-order art for DICE’s shooter.
Thu, Apr 04, 2013 | 19:51 BST
GameStop has acknowledged that mobile and online gaming are a threat to its business, and it plans on taking steps in order to compete and jump on the bandwagon.
Wed, Apr 03, 2013 | 06:02 BST
Microsoft’s next console does some “really cool stuff”, according to GameStop executive J Paul Raines.
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 02:11 BST
Retail chain giant GameStop is confident the PlayStation 4 will be in stores world-wide before the end of the year.
Sat, Mar 30, 2013 | 00:54 GMT
Well, they explained the premise in a more clinical manner. Says company president Tony Bartel about the prospects of the PlayStation 4 on a conference call, as reported by GamesIndustry International: “We do believe demand will far outpace supply within the launch window, although we have been given no official numbers by Sony,”
Thu, Mar 28, 2013 | 17:41 GMT
For the fiscal year that for some strange reason ended on February 2, GameStop pulled in revenue adding up to $8.89 billion, which is a loss of $269.7 million, apparently. Also, that total is down seven percent year over year.
Thu, Mar 21, 2013 | 01:03 GMT
Pick up God of War: Ascension from a US GameStop outlet before March 24, and you’ll score a pretty sweet bonus – the God of War Saga, bundling all five previous games together. That’s a lot of game for the price of one new release, and pretty handy if you’ve never checked out Kratos’s adventures. The PlayStation 3-exclusive Ascension is a prequel, so you can even play them in order.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 | 02:04 GMT
GameStop has already received 600,000 registrations for its “First to Know” PlayStation 4 mailing list.
Thu, Mar 14, 2013 | 21:09 GMT
GameStop president Tony Bartel has told Forbes that sales of Wii U have been “slower than expected” now that the Christmas boom has passed; however, the executive feels titles in the current pipeline will help renew interest.
Tue, Mar 12, 2013 | 12:40 GMT
Ex-GameStop VP of corporate communications and public affairs Frank Christopher Olivera has been charged with fraud in US federal court, after funnelling over over $1.7 million from the retailer. He faces 51 months in prison.
Thu, Mar 07, 2013 | 17:58 GMT
GameStop president Tony Bartel had some words for Forbes about why the rumored always-online-never-play-used-games next Xbox might be a bad idea. “Console manufacturers understand that recent surveys indicate 60+ percent of video game consumers would be less likely to purchase a new console that did not play pre-owned games.”