27% APR GameStop has a reputation of upselling customers at the cash register. As annoying as incessantly turning down pre-orders and protection plans can be, though, it's child's play compared to what the brick-and-mortar videogame ... read feature
GameStop teased an announcement that seems to have come out: a GameStop exclusive Red Hood story pack for the upcoming Batman game. Harley, we already knew, is a pre-order incentive at most major retailers. There's ... read
Following the abhorrent trend of announcing different preorder bonuses across different retailers is Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, which is shipping with six different doodads depending on where you go. Fortunately, it's not ... read
A few days ago, we heard that retailer GameStop could be gearing up for "getting involved at the time of game development where there could be some content exclusive to [the retailer] included in the game." Naturally, few peo... read
Is this Harry Dean-Stanton's first game appearance? Who cares.
The pre-order bonuses for Alien: Isolation have been announced, and they're really, really cool... but should we take it at some kind of sign? After all, it was a very similar lust for bonuses that led to the crew of The Nostromo investigating the distress signal coming from LV-426, in the process granting passage to the film's titular nightmarish stowaway. read feature
Alien: Isolation is supposed to be more like the 1979 horror film Alien, and less like the action shooter that some other Aliens game tried to be. Thus far, it looks like it has stuck to that design philosophy well enough, an... read
Love it or hate it, GameStop does one of the best jobs in the gaming industry with regard to getting exclusive content for its customers. It's so good at it that it's a main reason that GameStop's one of the top videogame ret... read
GameStop never gets much notice for selling PC games to download and I'll admit, part of that comes down to me living in the UK and GameStop being almost non-existent here. I know everyone gears themselves up for the Steam su... read
Brag: I've been playing Mario Kart 8 for awhile now at home. Not for review or anything. Just because. Don't tell Nintendo, but I may have let my family play a bit too. They're also probably bragging now when they shouldn't b... read
We told you last month that GameStop is looking to open about 400 tech stores this year in an effort to pivot their business toward the mobile and tablet side of things. That plan is still in place, but it comes with some clo... read
It's been some time since The Walking Dead shambled into our hearts, but there's still reason to revisit Telltale's zombie opus, especially since it looks as though the Game of the Year Edition is coming for PlayStation 4 own... read
It's Easter weekend, so that means it's a perfect time for a videogame sale. GameStop has a buy 2, get 1 free deal on over 2,500 used games. Only games under $20 are eligible here, so really this gives you the chance to play ... read
GameStop has revealed a new exclusive 2DS system, slated to hit their shelves on April 11, priced at $129.99.
It is colored Peach Pink, and comes with a super cute Disney Magical World zip-up carrying case. But not with the g... read
We know GameStop sells games and consoles as their bread and butter, but they want to get in on the tech game as well. They're investing up to $40 million in stores that will sell tech hardware, like phones and tablets. Their... read
GameStop broke their 2011 sales record this year, thanks to the PS4 and Xbox One. They report that total sales topped $9.04 billion, up 1.7 percent from fiscal year 2012. They count a 29.7 increase in new game hardware sales ... read
The used games market is one that many big retailers have had their eye on, but few have been able to crack. GameStop is the giant with regard to brick-and-mortar stores, but it's about to get some fierce competition from a ... read
Bundle a camera into your hardware offering, see a $100 price difference with your major competitor, a slower start, privacy concerns and general annoyance.
Sell a camera as a peripheral, rule the world, apparently.
The PlayS... read
Activision has announced an offer you can take advantage of at GameStop if you plan to purchase The Amazing Spider-Man 2. The "Web Threads Suits Pack," available free with pre-order on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, ... read
I know a lot of people have been itching to pick up Final Fantasy VII and VIII on Steam, and this might be the perfect opportunity to do so. GameStop.com is having a sale on both VII and VIII for $5.99, and both pur... read
GameStop still seems to be doing pretty damn well as a business. The major videogames retailer has announced sales figures from the nine-week holiday period, totaling $3.15 billion dollars globally, an increase of 9.3% from 2... read
Are all of your bank accounts drained? Me too. Christmas killed me. So get ready to write some hot checks for the deals we've found today!
The best deal is one that ends today, so get on it now: Best Buy has Nintendo eShop pr... read
GameStop sold its entire stock of PS4 systems at launch, and then moved through an extra allocations from Sony. But 2.3 million customers on their "first to know" list are still waiting for the shiny new system, reports Games... read
Still need to find an Xbox One pre-order? GameStop has opened pre-orders back up for Microsoft's new console.
GameStop says that, for a limited time, Xbox One standard edition pre-orders can be made online or in-store w... read
Killzone: Shadow Fall went on sale at GameStop today, because reasons. With the PlayStation 4 launch still more than a fortnight away, that leaves quite a lot of time to stare at the box and, well, not a lot else actually.
I ... read
I'm already planning on getting a PS4 at launch, so when I found out GameStop was already selling the DualShock 4, I ran out to find one for the sake of science. Although it may look relatively the same compared to its predec... read
PS4 controller arrives fashionably early The PlayStation 4 is still three weeks away from release, but that hasn't stopped its controller from sneaking onto store shelves well ahead of launch.
Shipments of the DualShock 4 have already materialized at certain r... read feature
Just a couple months ago, GameStop was selling copies of Xenoblade for upwards of $90. The retailer has exclusive rights to the title, you'll remember. This monopoly and price hike raised a number of issues, especially when i... read
[Update: Nintendo's keeping tight-lipped. They say: "We have nothing to announce at this time."]
It looks like that beautiful Link Between Worlds Zelda 3DS XL we told you was coming to Europe (and also Australia) is al... read
Can you feel it in the air? It's electric. It's like the buzz inside an arena seconds before your favorite band takes the stage. It makes my heart aflutter and almost brings a tear to my eye.
That's right, it's just about tim... read
Do you need a new Xbox 360 or PS3? Before you mouth off about the incoming next-gen systems, take a look at your current game collection and think about backwards compatibility. How's that day-one PS3 looking? Pretty rough, r... read
Crytek wants you to name one of the QTE finishers for Xbox One exclusive Ryse. My theory is that the team ran out of manpower to name them all itself because the game is basically a giant quick time event.
Follow GameS... read
Finding, cruising around in, and causing wanton mayhem in the racing-striped Bravado Banshee is one of my firmest, fondest Grand Theft Auto III memories. Grand Theft Auto V has an appropriately styling Banshee, too. And so ca... read