GameStop offers the very best holiday deals this Black Friday weekend

Retailer Offers Holiday Shoppers the Lowest Prices Available on Consoles, Games, Toys and Collectibles

GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-Nov-21 — /EPR Retail News/ — Today (Nov. 20, 2017), GameStop’s Black Friday ad hit stores nationwide and GameStop.com/BlackFriday, revealing some of the best gaming and collectibles offers in retail. Budget-savvy shoppers can take advantage of incredible savings when they make GameStop their one-stop-shop during Black Friday weekend. From the hottest consoles and games, to accessories and collectibles, GameStop is offering the highest value on gifts for gamers, geeks and the whole family.

GameStop will be the first to kick off in-store Black Friday deals—opening doors at 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving, and these deals will be available on GameStop.com, beginning at midnight on Nov. 23.* All offers valid Nov. 23 – 26, unless otherwise stated.

Black Friday Store Hours
Thanksgiving, Nov. 23: 4 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Black Friday, Nov. 24: 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday, Nov 25 & Sunday, Nov. 26: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

“Our guests know they can count on us for great value and excellent service, but we wanted to make sure they also get the very best holiday deals,” said Bob Puzon, senior vice president of merchandising at GameStop. “This year, we’ll be the first to open on Black Friday weekend, offering unbeatable deals on a huge variety games, gear and collectibles, because our customers deserve the best.”

Take the stress out of shopping at GameStop with excellent deals on “must-haves” for the holiday, including:

DOORBUSTER: Collectibles Grab Bag

  • Guests will receive 25 percent off as many collectibles, toys, statues, drinkware and apparel they can fit into a GameStop grab bag
  • Collectibles already on sale or clearance will be an additional 25 percent off
  • Each store will have ONLY 25 bags ($1.99 each) – limit one per customer
  • Hot Toys: Funko, Fingerlings, Pokémon, NERF, Hatchimals and much more
  • Take an additional 25 percent off these Black Friday sale collectibles:
    °  GameStop Exclusive – NERF Rival Apollo Star Wars Mandalorian Blaster: $69.99 (Reg. $89.99)
    °  GameStop Exclusive – Mario or Yoshi 24” Plush: $29.99 (Reg. $49.99)
    °  Star Wars Porg Electronic Plush: $29.99 (Reg. $39.99)
  • Bonus Savings: 30 percent off ALL journals, board games and puzzles

Hardware

  • Our lowest price ever on PlayStation 4 – Save $100 on 1TB PS4 + FREE $50 GameStop Gift Card: $199.99 ($349.99 value)
  • PlayStation VR – Save $100 on ALL Headsets and Bundles: Starting as low as $199.99
  • Our lowest price ever on PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB (save $50)
  • Save $90 on select Xbox One S 500GB consoles—Thursday and Friday only ($189.99 – $219.99)

Unbeatable Game Deals (Xbox or PS4)

  • Injustice 2: $14
  • Madden 18: $27
  • Destiny 2: $27 (FREE Cayde-6 figure with purchase, while supplies last)
  • NBA 2K18: $27
  • FIFA 18: $27
  • Middle Earth Shadow of War: $25
  • Wolfenstein II: $25
  • The Evil Within 2: $25

Accessories

  • Our best price ever on select PlayStation 4 DualShock Wireless Controllers: $38 (Reg. $59.99 – $64.99)
  • Save $35 on PS4 Gold Wireless Headset: $64.99 (Reg. $99.99)
  • Save $30 on Nintendo Switch Premium Upgrade Kit—ONLY at GameStop: $49.99 (Reg. $79.99)

For more gift ideas for the holidays, information on products and amazing deals, please visit a GameStop store location near you or visit GameStop’s online at GameStop.com/BlackFriday.

*Doorbuster offer available in-store only

About GameStop
GameStop, the world’s largest video game retailer, offers the best selection of new and pre-owned video gaming consoles, accessories and video game titles, in both physical and digital formats. GameStop also offers fans a wide variety of pop vinyl toys, collectibles, board games and more. Through GameStop’s unique buy-sell-trade program, gamers can trade in video game consoles, games, and accessories, as well as consumer electronics for cash or in-store credit. The company operates thousands of locations nationwide, and fans can find their local GameStop using the store locator tool.

To get the latest news on video gaming and gear, follow GameStop on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, GameStop, EB Games, and Micromania is part of GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), a global specialty retailer that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple.

Contact:
Alexis Barsalou
GameStop Public Relations
817-424-2117
alexisbarsalou@gamestop.com

Source: Gamestop Corporation/globenewswire

GameStop kicks off nationwide pre-orders for Xbox One X

GameStop kicks off nationwide pre-orders for world’s most powerful system

GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-Aug-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — GameStop, the world’s largest gaming retailer, is giving power to the players by offering fans the first chance to experience Xbox One X, as part of a multimillion dollar campaign to support the new system. Today (Aug. 20, 2017), gamers can also pre-order their own Xbox One X—Microsoft’s debut 4K UHD console—at GameStop locations nationwide or online at www.gamestop.com/xboxonex.

Every year, fans from around the country travel to GameStop Expo to check out the newest games, consoles and exclusive collectibles. On Aug. 27, it will also be the only place they can get their hands on Xbox One X—long before the system becomes available on Nov. 7. Additionally, GameStop associates get plenty of time to explore the new system at Expo, so by the time they get back to their home store, they can talk in detail about the features that make this console a must-have for all gamers.

“The best place to pick up Microsoft’s most anticipated Xbox isn’t a big box,” said Bob Puzon, senior vice president of merchandising at GameStop. “Our associates are serious gamers themselves, making GameStop the only place players can get unparalleled expertise on the system and its most popular titles.”

As always, GameStop boosting affordability with special trade-in guarantees for PowerUp Rewards members, when used toward the purchase of an Xbox One X system. Upgraded trade-in values will be available for these consoles from Nov. 7 – 19.

  • Nintendo Switch, PS4 Pro: $200
  • Xbox One S, PS4 (Original or Slim): $150
  • Xbox One Original: $100

About GameStop Corp.
GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is a global, multichannel video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer. GameStop operates more than 7,500 stores across 14 countries. The company’s consumer product network also includes www.gamestop.com; Game Informer® magazine, the world’s leading print and digital video game publication; and ThinkGeek, www.thinkgeek.com, the premier retailer for the global geek community featuring exclusive and unique video game and pop culture products. Our Technology Brands segment includes 1,522 Simply Mac, Spring Mobile AT&T and Cricket stores. Simply Mac, www.simplymac.com, sells the full line of Apple products, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones and offers Apple certified warranty and repair services. Spring Mobile, www.springmobile.com, sells all of AT&T’s products and services, including DIRECTV and offers pre-paid wireless services, devices and related accessories through its Cricket branded stores in select markets in the U.S. General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company’s corporate website. Follow @GameStop and @GameStopCorp. on Twitter and find GameStop on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GameStop.

General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company’s corporate website. Follow @GameStop and @GameStopCorp on Twitter and find GameStop on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GameStop.

Contact:
Alexis Barsalou
GameStop Corp.
(817) 424-2117
AlexisBarsalou@GameStop.com

Source: GameStop Corp./globenewswire

GameStop announces limited supply of Nintendo Switch systems available for walk-in customers on March 3

GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-Feb-23 — /EPR Retail News/ — This just in: GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, announced stores will have a limited supply of Nintendo Switch systems available for walk-in customers on the March 3 launch day. Customers who were not able to pre-order the system are encouraged to attend GameStop’s midnight launch events held at stores across the nation for an opportunity to purchase Nintendo’s revolutionary new home gaming system.

“We will have a limited supply of the Nintendo Switch systems on launch day for walk-in customers,” said Bob Puzon, senior vice president of merchandising at GameStop. “Our teams made this happen. I would strongly suggest customers plan on attending one of our midnight launch events for a shot at securing one of these extra units. They will go fast!”

GameStop will also offer online a very limited supply of two different Nintendo Switch bundles. Bundle 1 will include the Nintendo Switch, the Nintendo Switch Pro Controller and a copy of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild game for $429.99. Bundle 2 includes all the previously mentioned items, plus The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild official strategy guide for $454.99. Customers should visit www.gamestop.com/switch for more information.

Customers can trade games, consoles, accessories, and electronics towards the purchase of the Nintendo Switch system ($299.99), or either of the previously listed bundles.

About GameStop Corp.
GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is a global, multichannel video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer. GameStop operates more than 7,600 stores across 14 countries. The company’s consumer product network also includes www.gamestop.comwww.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer® magazine, the world’s leading print and digital video game publication; and ThinkGeek, www.thinkgeek.com, the premier retailer for the global geek community featuring exclusive and unique video game and pop culture products. In addition, our Technology Brands segment includes Simply Mac and Spring Mobile stores. Simply Mac, www.simplymac.com, operates 70 stores, selling the full line of Apple products, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones and offering Apple certified warranty and repair services. Spring Mobile, www.springmobile.com, sells all of AT&T’s products and services, including DIRECTV through its 1,436 AT&T branded stores and offers pre-paid wireless services, devices and related accessories through its 68 Cricket branded stores in select markets in the U.S.

General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company’s corporate website. Follow @GameStop on Twitter and find GameStop on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GameStop.

Contact:
Joey Mooring
817-722-7450
joeymooring@gamestop.com

Source: GameStop Corp./globenewswire

GameStop taking pre-orders for PlayStation VR bundles while supplies last

GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-Feb-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — GameStop, a global specialty retailer that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, just announced that it has received an additional allocation of two popular Sony PlayStation® VR Bundles and is now taking pre-orders while supplies last.

Customers can visit any U.S. GameStop store location, or www.gamestop.com, to pre-order the PSVR Until Dawn: Rush of Blood Bundle. The bundle is only available at GameStop and sells for $499, with an estimated delivery date of Feb. 21. To pre-order, customers will be required to make a $100 deposit that will be applied toward the $499 cost of the bundle. The PSVR VR Worlds Bundle is available now for purchase online and sells for $499.

“Our customers told us they wanted more PSVR. We listened and delivered,” said Bob Puzon, senior vice president of merchandising for GameStop. “We are encouraging customers to purchase their PSVR Bundle now before we sell out of them!”

The two PSVR bundles include:

  • PlayStation VR Headset
  • PS4 Camera and two Move motion controllers
  • Physical copies of either the Until Dawn: Rush of Blood VR, or VR Worlds games

To help customers fund the purchase of these PSVR bundles, GameStop is offering an extra $50 trade-in bonus on any PS4 or Xbox One console, and an extra $25 trade-in bonus for any Nintendo 3DS or PlayStation Vita system.

About GameStop Corp.
GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is a global, multichannel video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer. GameStop operates more than 7,500 stores across 14 countries. The company’s consumer product network also includes www.gamestop.comwww.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer® magazine, the world’s leading print and digital video game publication; and ThinkGeek, www.thinkgeek.com, the premier retailer for the global geek community featuring exclusive and unique video game and pop culture products. In addition, our Technology Brands segment includes Simply Mac and Spring Mobile stores. Simply Mac, www.simplymac.com, operates 70 stores, selling the full line of Apple products, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones and offering Apple certified warranty and repair services. Spring Mobile, www.springmobile.com, sells all of AT&T’s products and services, including DIRECTV through its 1,429 AT&T branded stores and offers pre-paid wireless services, devices and related accessories through its 70 Cricket branded stores in select markets in the U.S.

General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company’s corporate website. Follow @GameStop on Twitter and find GameStop on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GameStop.

Contact:

Joey Mooring
GameStop Corp.
817-722-7450
joeymooring@gamestop.com

Source: Gamestop Corporation/globenewswire

GameStop’s initial allotment of Nintendo Switch systems completely reserved

Company working with Nintendo to get more for its customers as soon as possible

GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-Jan-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, has reserved all of its first allotment of Nintendo Switch systems.

On Friday, the retailer began taking reservations for the Nintendo Switch online and in its more than 3,900 stores nationwide.

“The fact that this initial allotment has been completely reserved in a matter of a few days demonstrates gamers desire for this fun and revolutionary gaming system,” said Bob Puzon, senior vice president of merchandising at GameStop. “We’re working closely with Nintendo to get additional Nintendo Switch units, and will let our customers know when they become available. We encourage customers to visit www.gamestop.com/switch and sign up to be get updates about the product and availability.”

Meanwhile, sixteen games for the Nintendo Switch platform are still available for reserve now at GameStop. Players can look forward to games available at launch such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild ($59.99) and 1-2-Switch ($49.99) from Nintendo, Just Dance 2017 ($59.99) from Ubisoft, and Has-Been Heroes ($19.99) from GameTrust, available exclusively at GameStop. Additional games coming this spring, and available now for pre-order at GameStop, include ARMS, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and LEGO City Undercover ($59.99). Coming Holiday 2017 is Super Mario Odyssey ($59.99), also available now for pre-order at GameStop.

Select Nintendo Switch accessories are also available for pre-order in GameStop stores and on www.GameStop.com. These include the Joy-Con (L/R) Gray/Gray, Joy-Con (L/R) Neon Blue/Neon Blue, Joy-Con (L/R) Neon Red/Neon Red, and a Nintendo Switch Carrying Case and Screen Protector.

Only at GameStop, customers can make their Nintendo Switch purchases more affordable and trade games, consoles and electronics for credit to apply towards their purchases of Nintendo Switch products.

The $299.99 Nintendo Switch will ship and be available for pick-up on its March 3 launch day.

About GameStop Corp.

GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is a global, multichannel video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer. GameStop operates more than 7,500 stores across 14 countries. The company’s consumer product network also includes www.gamestop.comwww.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer® magazine, the world’s leading print and digital video game publication; and ThinkGeek, www.thinkgeek.com, the premier retailer for the global geek community featuring exclusive and unique video game and pop culture products. In addition, our Technology Brands segment includes Simply Mac and Spring Mobile stores. Simply Mac, www.simplymac.com, operates 70 stores, selling the full line of Apple products, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones and offering Apple certified warranty and repair services. Spring Mobile, www.springmobile.com, sells all of AT&T’s products and services, including DIRECTV through its 1,429 AT&T branded stores and offers pre-paid wireless services, devices and related accessories through its 70 Cricket branded stores in select markets in the U.S.

General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company’s corporate website. Follow @GameStop on Twitter and find GameStop on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GameStop.

Contact:

Jackie Smith
GameStop Corp.
817-722-7520
JackieSmith@GameStop.com

Source: Gamestop Corporation/globenewswire

GameStop now accepting reservations for Nintendo Switch

New system is available to reserve Friday, January 13 online and at all U.S. GameStop locations while supplies last

GRAPEVINE, Texas, 2017-Jan-14 — /EPR Retail News/ — GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, is now taking pre-orders on Nintendo Switch, Nintendo’s revolutionary new home gaming system launching March 3.

“Nintendo has once again changed how video games will be played with the launch of the new Nintendo Switch,” said Bob Puzon, senior vice president of merchandising at GameStop.  “This new innovative system will offer gamers a new gaming experience without boundaries, and that will be momentous for the industry.”

In addition to providing single and multiplayer thrills at home, the Nintendo Switch system also enables gamers to play the same title wherever, whenever and with whomever they choose. The mobility of a handheld is now added to the power of a home gaming system to enable unprecedented new video game play styles.

The system will include the main console, Joy-Con (L) and Joy-Con (R) controllers, a Joy-Con grip (to which two Joy-Con are attached and used as one controller), a set of Joy-Con wrist straps, a Nintendo Switch dock (which holds the main console and connects it to a TV), an HDMI cable and an AC adapter. Two stylish versions of the system will be released: a version with a set of gray Joy-Con, and a version with one neon blue and one neon red Joy-Con.

Reservations for Nintendo Switch can be made now online at www.gamestop.com/switch or at any U.S. GameStop store location upon store open today with a $50 deposit that will be applied toward the $299.99 cost of the system.

Nintendo Switch games will also be available for pre-order at GameStop.  Some of the publishers announcing support for Nintendo Switch include Activision Publication Inc., Electronic Arts, GameTrust, Take 2 Interactive, Ubisoft, and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Players can look forward to games available at launch such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild ($59.99) and 1, 2, Switch ($49.99) from Nintendo, Just Dance 17 ($59.99) from Ubisoft, and Has-Been Heroes ($19.99) from GameTrust, available exclusively at GameStop. Additional games coming this spring, and available now for pre-order at GameStop, include ARMS, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and LEGO City Undercover ($59.99). Coming this fall is Super Mario Odyssey ($59.99), also available now for pre-orders at GameStop.

Select Nintendo Switch accessories will also be available for pre-order in GameStop stores and on GameStop.com. These include the gray Joy-Con, neon blue Joy-Con, neon red Joy-Con, and a Nintendo Switch Carrying Case.

Customers can trade games, consoles and electronics towards the purchase of a Nintendo Switch system. Plus, PowerUp Rewards™ members who trade an Xbox One, PlayStation® 4, Wii U, or PlayStation® VR system will receive an additional $50 in store credit, while PowerUp Rewards Pro members will receive an additional $75 in store credit, to put towards their purchase of a Nintendo Switch system. PowerUp Rewards members who trade a Nintendo Wii or Nintendo 3DS will receive an additional $20 in store credit, while PowerUp Rewards Pro members will receive an additional $30 in store credit, to put towards the purchase of a Nintendo Switch system.

To pre-order the Nintendo Switch or for more information about the Nintendo Switch, games and accessories, please visit http://www.gamestop.com/switch. Quantities are limited and only one reservation can be made per household.

About GameStop Corp.
GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is a global, multichannel video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer. GameStop operates more than 7,500 stores across 14 countries. The company’s consumer product network also includes www.gamestop.comwww.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer® magazine, the world’s leading print and digital video game publication; and ThinkGeek, www.thinkgeek.com, the premier retailer for the global geek community featuring exclusive and unique video game and pop culture products. In addition, our Technology Brands segment includes Simply Mac and Spring Mobile stores. Simply Mac, www.simplymac.com, operates 70 stores, selling the full line of Apple products, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones and offering Apple certified warranty and repair services. Spring Mobile, www.springmobile.com, sells all of AT&T’s products and services, including DIRECTV through its 1,429 AT&T branded stores and offers pre-paid wireless services, devices and related accessories through its 70 Cricket branded stores in select markets in the U.S.

General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company’s corporate website. Follow @GameStop on Twitter and find GameStop on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GameStop.

Contact:

Jackie Smith
GameStop Corp.
817-722-7520
JackieSmith@GameStop.com

Source: Gamestop Corporation/globenewswire

GameStop stores nationwide to open at 12:01 a.m. EDT on October 13 for the launch of PlayStation®VR

GRAPEVINE, TX, 2016-Oct-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, announced today (10/06/16) that more than 1,600 of its stores across the country will be open for the 12:01 a.m. EDT October 13 launch of PlayStation®VR — a new virtual reality system for PlayStation®4.

“Virtual reality will transform how users experience interactive entertainment,” said Bob Puzon, senior vice president of merchandising at GameStop. “GameStop is the destination for VR and we believe PlayStation®VR will deliver our customers an amazing and immersive gaming experience.”

There will be limited quantities of PlayStation®VR available at each GameStop store nationwide on October 13 as well as online at www.gamestop.com. Customers can also trade games and accessories and receive an additional 20 percent bonus offer if they apply the credit towards the purchase of a PlayStation®VR system.

The PlayStation®VR core bundle includes the PlayStation®VR system, cables, stereo headphones, and a demo disc with 18 games for $399.99 USD. GameStop is also offering a PlayStation VR Launch Bundle for $499.99 USD that includes everything in the core package plus two PlayStation Move motion controllers, a PlayStation Move Camera and a PlayStation VR Worlds disc. PlayStation VR WORLDS is a collection of five varied VR experiences built exclusively for PS VR.

Eight physical games will be available on launch day, including Batman: Arkham VR from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and Rocksteady Studios, RIGS Mechanized Combat League from Guerrilla Games, EVE Valkyrie from CCP Games, and Until Dawn: Rush of Blood from Super massive Games, with many more launching before the end of the year, including the exclusive all-new Star Wars™ Battlefront™ experience from Electronic Arts Inc., DICE and Lucasfilm. In addition, approximately 50 games will launch by the end of 2016 — from small independent teams to larger studios at the industry’s top publishers.

Visit a GameStop store location or www.gamestop.com/PSVR to purchase PlayStation®VR and discover a new world of virtual gaming experiences and visit www.gamestop.com/PSVRLocator to find a participating launch night store near you.

*Limit one console pre-order per household. Quantities are limited.

About GameStop

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is a global, omnichannel video game, consumer electronics and wireless services retailer. GameStop operates more than 7,000 stores across 14 countries. The company’s consumer product network also includes www.gamestop.com; www.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer® magazine, the world’s leading print and digital video game publication; and ThinkGeek, www.thinkgeek.com, the premier retailer for the global geek community featuring exclusive and unique video game and pop culture products. In addition, our Technology Brands segment includes Simply Mac and Spring Mobile stores. Simply Mac, www.simplymac.com, operates 74 stores, selling the full line of Apple products, including laptops, tablets, and smartphones and offering Apple certified warranty and repair services. Spring Mobile, www.springmobile.com, sells all of AT&T’s products and services, including DIRECTV through its 1,421 AT&T branded stores and offers pre-paid wireless services, devices and related accessories through its 70 Cricket branded stores in select markets in the U.S.

General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company’s corporate website. Follow GameStop on Twitter at www.twitter.com/GameStop and find GameStop on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GameStop.

VISUALS
• Capture consumer reactions to this incredible technology as they demo PlayStation®VR and await their own
• Store employees available to provide background information
• B-roll available upon request
• GameStop PlayStation®VR unboxing video available upon request
• Product shots available upon request

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Contacts:
Jackie Smith
GameStop Corp.
817-722-7520
JackieSmith@GameStop.com

Source: GameStop Corporation