The GameStop Corporation (formerly EB Games) is an American video game and entertainment software retailer. The company, whose headquarters is in Grapevine, Texas, United States, operates 6,700 retail stores throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland. Both of the two stores in the United Kingdom failed to compete with existing Game stores, and were closed in 2011. GameStop launched a UK website the same day. GameStop opened around 400 new stores for the 2009 business year.
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  • “Those Sony Peeps Had A Great First Year”- Phil Spencer

    … of the PS4 at $399.99 with the Xbox One beginning to close the gap. Both consoles with almost certainly see unofficial price-cuts on Black Friday from multiple retailers. The 1st year of the heated Xbox One/PS4 race had certainly been memorable, no matter how many twists and turns we will witness in the years to come one thing will always be certain, Phil Spencer will remain classy. [Source: Twitter via Gamestop] The post “Those Sony Peeps Had A Great First Year”- Phil Spencer appeared first on Gamer Headlines. …

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  • New Skylanders Toys and Gifts Bring Magic to Fans This Holiday Season

    … and Nintendo’s Wii U™ system; a variety of iPads, Kindle Fire and Android tablets; Xbox One and Xbox 360 games and entertainment systems from Microsoft; PlayStation® 3 and PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment systems from Sony; all for the suggested retail price of $74.99. A different adventure is also available on the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system…

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  • SEGA Deals: Black Friday Edition

    … It may not be the best time to be a SEGA Nerd, but it sure isn’t a bad time to be a video game fan. Case in point: Black Friday. Can you imagine what life would have been like in 1993 if Black Friday was as big a thing as it is now? I’m pretty sure I would have saved up all my summer lawn-mowing cash for this glorious day, snagging games like…

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  • Smash Bros. GameCube Adapters Sold Out, Online Prices Go Nuts

    … "Not a single store in Georgia has any," a local GameStop employee told me over the phone as I called about looking for the GameCube controller released with Super Smash Bros. Wii U. That's explains why the cheapest one on Amazon is $89.99, and why eBay prices are going through the roof. Wii U gamepad be damned, as soon as Nintendo announced…

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  • How GameStop's 'Karissa The Destroyer' Smash Bros. Stunt Went Down

    … At a GameStop event in California earlier this month, a 10-year-old girl trashed pro-level opponents at a special Super Smash Bros. Wii U demo. Quickly proven fake, GameStop finally comes clean on how "Karissa the Destroyer" cleaned up. Smash fans were more than a little ticked off when 10-year-old Karissa's seemingly legendary Super Smash Bros…

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  • GameStop Misses Earning Expectations, Q3 Revenue Falls

    …: convenience, strong CRM, knowledgeable associates and value through our unique forms of currency, which include buy-sell-trade and the new PowerUp Rewards credit card, to deliver a successful quarter. As a result of this news, GameStop’s stock price also fell. [Source:] The post GameStop Misses Earning Expectations, Q3 Revenue Falls appeared first on PlayStation LifeStyle. …

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  • This Week In The Business: Making Sense Is Boring

    …. QUOTE | "You have the free-to-play audience, and I think that's reached its limits, to some degree." - SuperData CEO Joost van Dreunen, talking about what he sees as a backlash against the freemium model for games. STAT | 14% – Amount GameStop shares dropped in price Friday after the company's earnings report on Thursday; GameStop's sales for last quarter were $2.09 billion, down 0.7% from the previous year. …

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  • Gamestop Would Like Price Cuts To PS3 And Xbox 360

    … Gamestop has spoken out saying they would like to see a price drop for the PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles to help drive more sales. During the more recent post earnings call, Gamestop President Tony Bartel expressed his opinion on what would help the company earn more revenue. He says that the price drop for the PS3 and Xbox 360 consoles are long…

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  • GameStop: Gamers Spend $ 22, Will Pay $ 35 For $ 60 Games

    … Gamers have low expectations for what they need to pay for games nowadays, as GameStop has recently revealed in their last earnings call. Quoting Gamestop president Tony Bartel verbatim: …recent research with gamers indicates that the average price being paid by a customer rate full game triple-A download is $22. When asked what price a game…

    Ryan Parreno/ Gaming Enthusiast- 2 readers -
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