10/28/2011, GameStop has previously mentioned that it will be releasing gaming tablets next year, but for now it looks like it will be in the business of selling regular Android tablets at some of its stores. As of today, the company will be offering a lineup of various Android tablets that come with access to the Kongregate Arcade app store, with 7 free games including Dead Space, Madden and Sonic CD. […]
09/12/2011, Want a surefire way to lose money and irk those who have faith in your company? Just churn out a piece of hardware that you know have absolutely no chance of survival in the current (and future) ecosystem. Some believe that Gamestop is heading down a slippery slope with plans to roll out an Android-powered gaming tablet sometime next year, and to show the world that they are serious about […]
09/06/2011, It has been reported that at an annual trade show in Las Vegas last week, GameStop made the announcement that it will soon be offering the entire line up of Apple’s popular iOS devices – the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. GameStop decision to sell iOS devices comes as no surprise, seeing how iOS devices are just as popular as other handheld consoles when it comes to gaming. Selling iOS […]
08/11/2011, Ever wondered what it would be like to be featured in a video game? If that’s something you’ve always dreamt about, it looks like your wish could very well come true and your likeness could end up being featured in the upcoming game by Radical Entertainment, Prototype 2.
08/02/2011, GameStop, the name synonymous with the place to purchase video games, has finally launched its new in-store digital PC game purchase service. First time moments are always memorable, and the game to hold the honor of kicking off the new service would be Square Enix’s Deus Ex: Human Revolution. GameStop is already the world’s largest multichannel video game retailer, and they intend to improve themselves by making it a whole […]
05/20/2011, Here’s some unsurprising information. Video game retail giant GameStop says that despite extremely strong launch sales, Nintendo 3DS sales are starting to slow down and it expects sales to start lagging behind its expectations by the end of the second fiscal quarter. GameStops’s president Tony Bartel, “We were very excited about 3DS when it launched. [It] was one of the highest market shares we’ve ever had for a Nintendo launch […]
04/22/2011, It looks like another portable gaming console is about to get the ax (the PSPgo was announced as officially discontinued earlier this week in Japan), and the Nintendo DS Lite has been rumored to suffer the same fate albeit in the US. According to a leaked internal memo from Gamestop, production for the NDS Lite has been discontinued and that whatever is left in stock will be the only stock […]
04/08/2011, Word on the street has it that video game retailer GameStop will be working on a new gaming tablet device, where it is slated (pun not intended) to arrive sometime later in 2011 – now this is definitely a surprise to hear! After all, aren’t there already so many tablets in the market, and with the kind of fragmentation the Android operating system is experiencing at the moment, having yet […]
01/27/2011, We all know the Sony Next Generation Portable (PSP2 for those of you who still haven’t caught up with the program) is one piece of cutting edge hardware. Touted to be a PS3 that fits in your pocket, the NGP is definitely a more-than-worthy successor to the PlayStation Portable, but how much does it cost? Sony has been tight lipped about the device’s price but GameStop, an online retailer that […]
01/20/2011, The dust has only just settled on the announcement that Nintendo’s 3DS 3D portable console will be arriving in the US on March 27th and the retailers such as Amazon and GameStop have already begun to offer pre-orders for this hotly anticipated console. As previously mentioned, the 3DS will set you back $249.99 in March so make sure you haven’t overdrawn your credit limit before punching in those magic numbers.
12/26/2010, Looking forward to receiving the Nintendo 3DS in your next logical console upgrade path? Well, you will be pleased as punch to know that GameStop has just opened up pre-orders for the device, and do it in the store itself – that means you can’t do so online. Depending on the store you’re at, the people behind the counter are asking for either $25 or $50 deposits, and a search […]
11/07/2010, Considering the amount of pent-up demand for Microsoft’s motion-sensing Kinect controller, it shouldn’t be too surprising to hear that big name retailers such as Best Buy, Amazon and GameStop have sold out of the Kinect standalone device and various Xbox 360/Kinect bundles. Target is also reporting very-strong pre-sales. Best Buy’s Chris Homeister has said that the company is currently sold out of the Kinect online but is continuing to work with Microsoft […]
09/22/2010, Releasing a video game these days isn’t as simple as making an announcement followed by rolling it out on the expected date. No sir, throwing in freebies as well as exclusive toys seem to be the norm, and limited or special editions are more than welcome. Gamestop has come up with an exclusive preorder watch for Aksys Games’ DS thriller Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors. The game itself is […]
08/17/2010, A GameStop employee has caught a glimpse of the Sony PlayStation 3 160GB being listed, where it is purported to ship for $299.99. Too bad it has yet to be confirmed, but no doubt about it that a capacity increase is on the cards sometime down the road, where we do hope a new color will also be associated with the different hard drive sizes. Bear in mind that Sony […]