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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  • 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…

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  • GameStop Misses Earning Expectations, Q3 Revenue Falls

    … Video game retailer GameStop has missed earning expectations for the third quarter of the year as worldwide sales and revenue fell. Worldwide sales amounted to $2.09 billion, which is a decline of 0.7 percent compared to $2.11 billion in the same period last year. reports that comparable store sales fell by 2.3 percent. Net…

    Zarmena Khan/ PlayStation LifeStyle- 2 readers -
  • This Week In The Business: Making Sense Is Boring

    … gap between the Xbox One and the PS4 is rapidly closing. QUOTE | "It's difficult to stop the hype machine at some point. When the hype starts rolling, it's like a snowball effect. I know sometimes I would love to put the brakes on." - Ubisoft Montreal brand director Luc Duchaine, talking about how marketing and product development should work…

    Kotaku- 2 readers -
  • Gamestop Would Like Price Cuts To PS3 And Xbox 360

    …. Bartel admits he has no knowledge if either Microsoft or Sony are willing to drop the prices of the Xbox 360 or PS3 yet. He just thinks it would be a good idea for them to do it. After all, latecomers could buy the consoles simply because neither the PS4 or Xbox One is backwards compatible. Not to mention there are some games that the older…

    Damian Seeto/ Attack of the Fanboy- 3 readers -
  • 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 -
  • Weekend PC download deals: Pre-Black Friday

    …) Saints Row Ultimate Franchise Pack [Steam] - $32.99 (40% off) Steam As well as regular discounts, Steam has a couple of additional weekend deals. BattleBlock Theater - $5.10 (66% off) Chivalry: Medieval Warfare - $6.24 (75% off) (FREE WEEKEND until 11/23 1PM PST) Super Time Force Ultra - $9.74 (35% off) Craft The World [Steam Early…

    Ozzie Mejia/ Shacknews- 2 readers -
  • GameStop ad (11/21 – 11/23) – family weekend

    … GameStop has published another ad with a few deals for its “family weekend”. The offers shown below are valid today, and last through Sunday. The post GameStop ad (11/21 – 11/23) – family weekend appeared first on Nintendo Everything. …

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  • Meta Knight Amiibo figure exclusive to Best Buy in US

    … three will consist of Bowser, Ike, King DeDeDe, Lucario, Meta Knight, Rosalina & Luma, Sheik and Toon Link, while wave four will include Mega Man, Shulk and Sonic. The first wave of Amiibo figures will hit North American stores on November 21 before launching in European shops a week later. It will comprise of Mario, Peach, Yoshi, Donkey Kong…

    CVG- 2 readers -
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