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  • Watch out GameStop: Walmart launching game trade-ins in US
    Gaming

    Watch out GameStop: Walmart launching game trade-ins in US

    By 18 March 2014

    Walmart, the largest retailer in the US, is expanding its video game department to accept used game trade ins, which could have big implications for video game retailer GameStop. Walmart will begin accepting the trade ins on 26 March. The value can immediately...

  • Get Far Cry 3 for £4.94, with Far Cry and Far Cry 2 thrown in
    Gaming

    Get Far Cry 3 for £4.94, with Far Cry and Far Cry 2 thrown in

    By 17 December 2012

    UPDATE Sadly, the deal has ended. GameStop has replaced the price with an accumulative price for all three games. It's looking more and more like the original offer was an error - something we thought, considering the incredible price. You can still...

  • White PS3 goes on sale in UK at GameStop
    Gaming

    White PS3 goes on sale in UK at GameStop

    By 6 November 2011

    PlayStation 3 fans looking to upgrade, or perhaps looking to get a second PS3, will be able to buy a white version of the Sony console in the UK for the first time from midnight on Monday 7 November.  GameStop will exclusively sell the 320GB Classic...

  • Free hat for every GameStop Sonic Colors pre-order
    Gaming

    Free hat for every GameStop Sonic Colors pre-order

    By 13 July 2010

    If there was ever a reason NOT to pre-order a game, it's this. US retailer GameStop is offering this, erm, hat as an incentive for gamers to order Sonic Colors, either in store or online, ahead of its 31 December 2010 launch date. Exclusively available...

  • Microsoft to announce 60GB Xbox 360 at E3?
    Gaming

    Microsoft to announce 60GB Xbox 360 at E3?

    By 9 July 2008

    Could Microsoft be planning to unveil a 60GB Xbox 360 at its E3 press conference next week? It certainly seems that could be the case, according to an intercepted email which appears to be from Microsoft to top retailers GameStop and Blockbuster. Gamers...

  • Major US retailer stops selling Microsoft Zunes
    Audio

    Major US retailer stops selling Microsoft Zunes

    By 23 May 2008

    American video-game retailer GameStop has announced it will no longer selling Microsoft's Zune media players at its stores due to insufficient demand from customers. "We have decided to exit the Zune category because it just did not have the appeal we...

  • GameStop enjoys bumper Christmas sales
    Gaming

    GameStop enjoys bumper Christmas sales

    By 14 January 2008

    Guitar Hero and games like it are behind the Christmas boom at US video game retailer, GameStop. The company has raised its quarterly earnings estimate after a sharp rise in holiday season sales. However, following on from the announcement, shares of...