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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.
Sun, Sep 23, 2012 | 16:17 BST
Wii U pre-orders have been sold out at GameStop, according to the retailer due to “off the charts” demand.
Fri, Aug 19, 2011 | 11:46 BST
A new cloud gaming consumer service, streaming 360 and PS3 games, is expected next year. A closed beta will start by end of 2011.
Thu, Mar 24, 2011 | 17:47 GMT
GameStop has announced during its latest financial report that digital revenues for the retail chain were up 61 percent year-over-year and it expects the digital momentum to continue since console and PC digital sales accounted for $290 million.
Wed, Nov 04, 2009 | 12:07 GMT
“I think that, by Sony’s admission, you can tell by the small marketing that was done for this, that their mentality was more of a slow roll than a major launch. This was clearly different than the way that Nintendo approached the DSi, and I think that was by design,” he told Industrygamers.
“I think the story is far from over and being written on the PSPgo. I think Sony knew it was going to be more of a slow build as opposed to a right out of the gate huge release. I’m not sure that anyone that spent a lot of time working with Sony on the launch was really surprised by the way that it’s gone so far.”
Tons more through there. Thanks, GI.
Thu, Nov 27, 2008 | 10:36 GMT
Gamestop executive marketing vice president, Tony Bartel, has told Gamespot that the US retailer now has a “full week’s supply of Wiis.”
“We actually have slightly over a week’s supply of Wiis, which is great,” he said. “We haven’t been there ever since the launch, and so we’re excited about being there.”
Not bad considering the console has been out for a couple of years now. December NPD will be very interesting indeed, we reckon.
Full Q&A through the link.
By Mike Bowden