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Best Deals From GameStop's Post-Christmas Sale

By Charles Singletary, Dec 27, 2017 11:45am PST

GameStop wants you to put those gift cards to good use along with some trade-ins to get the gaming gifts you really want. Here are some of the highlights from their ongoing holiday deals.


Shackcast Episode 013: Attention To Detail

By Asif Khan, Nov 24, 2017 1:00pm PST

The gang is back to talk about Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, Asif's Tesla Roadster preorder, and GameStop's stock.


Shackcast Episode 012: What A Time To Be Alive

By Asif Khan, Nov 17, 2017 4:55pm PST

We chat about Star Wars Battlefront 2 microtransactions problem, Rocket League on Switch, GameStop's stock, The Game Awards nominations, and more


"Nintendo is hitting it out of the park repeatedly. Good time for gaming and I'm glad they ..."

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GameStop CEO J. Paul Raines Steps Down Due To Medical Reoccurence

By Asif Khan, Nov 14, 2017 11:40am PST

Shocking news from the game retailer that their CEO has stepped down.


"The new CEO would have been previously used by another company, but sold to us as brand new. "

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Gamestop Temporarily Halts Used Game Rental Program Roll-out

By Charles Singletary, Nov 14, 2017 9:55am PST

There's no detailed reason revealed for the stoppage, but things should hopefully be back up and running in the near future.


"Really hard to roll out tech public libraries have had for 25 years "

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Opinion: How GameStop PowerPass Solves Certain Gaming Woes (And Makes Another Worse)

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 31, 2017 2:30pm PDT

GameStop PowerPass has the potential to be a great deal and bring back a feeling I haven't had since Blockbuster Video was around. So why am I also dreading it?


Magazine Ad Reveals Gamestop's Pre-Owned Game Rental Service

By Charles Singletary, Oct 27, 2017 12:10pm PDT

The program starts in November and, for $60, players will have access to 6-months of unlimited pre-owned gaming.


"You could just get a job there and sign out games to take home with you...thousands of employees ..."

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NES Classic Bundles in Stock at ThinkGeek Right Now

By Asif Khan, Jul 25, 2017 12:30pm PDT

This is not a drill. This could be our last chance to get our hands on that adorable little NES Classic console.


"Yeah, they're trying to reorient away from used game sales and into retro/merch sales. Judging ..."

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'Robust' Switch Sales Boost GameStop Quarterly Earnings

By John Keefer, May 25, 2017 4:15pm PDT

Overall, U.S. sales were down 2.3%, while International sales were up more than 17% year over year.


Here's When Video Game Companies Will Release Their Q1 Earnings Reports

By Asif Khan, Apr 24, 2017 1:00pm PDT

Looking to invest in gaming stocks? We have you covered from Activision to Zynga!


"Yeah, I wanted to keep this an informational guide. I can break out individual stocks into ..."

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GameStop Investigating Hack, Credit Card and Customer Data May Be Involved

By John Keefer, Apr 07, 2017 11:30am PDT

The company has engaged a security firm to assist in the investigation.


"Sounds like it's just the website, which I've never bought anything from anyways. I do wonder ..."

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Switch Could Supplant Wii As Best-Selling Nintendo Console, GameStop Exec Says

By John Keefer, Mar 22, 2017 9:20am PDT

Wii had an install base of 101 million units, and GameStop sees strength in Switch's numbers.


"Play a game anyway - yes it will get more but everyone is playing Zelda. If you want a fleshed ..."

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Nintendo Switch will be available at GameStop for walk-ins on launch day

By Donovan Erskine, Feb 22, 2017 11:00am PST

No pre-order required!


"I'd say the Nes classic has more of a demand than the switch. The price alone means it would ..."

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GameStop Denies Reports of Cancelled Nintendo Switch Pre-Orders

By John Keefer, Feb 07, 2017 7:50am PST

If you have problems, you are urged to contact customer service.


""GameStop has not, and is not, cancelling any Nintendo Switch pre-orders due to allocation ..."

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Report: GameStop, Target Cancelling Some Switch Pre-Orders

By John Keefer, Feb 06, 2017 10:30am PST

Did the retailers take more orders than they could deliver?


"Yeah I've only read about it from 1 person for each store. Nothing else."

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