Blockbuster Uk

Blockbuster UK re-enters administration, cancels Xbox One and PS4 pre-orders

If you ordered a PlaySation 4 or Xbox One from Blockbuster UK, you’re going to be irritated to learn that your order has been cancelled as the company goes back into administration just ten months after Gordon Brothers Europe bought it out of administration in January. The Blockbuster UK Twitter confirmed the cancellations.

7 years ago

Blockbuster Uk headlines

  • PS4 pre-orders are "through the roof" since price announcement, says Blockbuster

    Blockbuster has announced that PS4 pre-orders are “through the roof” at the retail chain.

    8 years ago
  • Blockbuster UK sold to Gordon Brothers Europe

    Deloitte has completed the sale of Blockbuster UK to Gordon Brothers Europe. The firm purchased the brand license, 264 stores, and the 2,000 jobs which came with the buy. “Having identified a profitable core portfolio of stores we are pleased to have achieved this sale for creditors,” joint administrator Lee Manning stated. “Together with the […]

    8 years ago
  • More Blockbuster stores expected to close in the UK

    Deloitte has said further Blockbuster store closures will occur in the UK. At present the stores closing are ones already announced, according to the administration firm, but there will be more as the administration process continues. Blockbuster went into administration in January and 160 out of 500 stores were tagged for closure, with Morrisons picking […]

    8 years ago
  • Blockbuster administrator to shut 160 stores, 30% of workforce affected

    Deloitte has confirmed 160 Blockbuster stores will be closed as part of the administration process announced earlier this week.

    8 years ago
  • Rumour - Blockbuster UK lists 25 Wii U games

    A mix of announced and unannounced Wii U titles have shown up in what is purported to be Blockbuster UK’s internal release database.

    9 years ago
  • Rumor - Blockbuster UK list has PS Vita down for October 28 release

    A Blockbuster UK flier has PS Vita down for an October 28 release in the country, if an advertisement sent in by an IGN reader is authentic. According to the listing, the handheld is also down for a release the same day in Europe. Sony told IGN Vita would get a “phased global release” this […]

    9 years ago