hot  /  reviews  /  videos  /  cblogs  /  qposts


Used games photo
Used games

Walmart to take a run at GameStop in used games market

'When Walmart disrupts markets and competes, our customer wins'
Mar 18
// Brett Makedonski
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 ...
GameStop hikes price photo
GameStop hikes price

PS4 camera in such high demand GameStop has raised the price

Stream machine
Mar 10
// Steven Hansen
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...

Amazing Spider-Man 2 to have pre-order bonus at GameStop

Four costumes for the fashionable superhero
Mar 04
// Conrad Zimmerman
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, ...
VII and VIII photo

Final Fantasy VII and VIII Steam editions on sale

At GameStop's website, of all places
Feb 20
// Chris Carter
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. is having a sale on both VII and VIII for $5.99, and both pur...
GameStop photo

GameStop reports figures for 2013 holiday period

$3.15 billion in sales
Jan 14
// Conrad Zimmerman
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...

Deal North: Last day for 20% off Nintendo eShop cards

Also, download deals
Dec 27
// Dale North
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...

GameStop still needs to fill 2.3 million PS4 pre-orders

A third of PS Plus subs came in the last 7 days
Nov 22
// Dale North
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...

GameStop has some Xbox One pre-orders left

Put $100 down
Oct 31
// Dale North
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...
Killzone: Shadow Fall photo
Killzone: Shadow Fall

Need a drink coaster? Killzone: Shadow Fall is out now

PS4 isn't available yet, but it's hottest exclusive sure is for some reason
Oct 29
// Kyle MacGregor
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 ...
DualShock 4 photo
DualShock 4

Sony's DualShock 4 feels like an improvement

It felt weird at first, but I'm already getting used to it
Oct 29
// Chris Carter
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...
PS4 controller on sale! photo
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...

Xenoblade, Metroid pricin photo
Xenoblade, Metroid pricin

GameStop to sell Xenoblade, Metroid Prime Trilogy for $40

$40 each, of course
Oct 18
// Steven Hansen
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...

That gorgeous Zelda 3DS XL looks like its coming to USA

Oct 18
// Dale North
[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...
Black Friday photo
Black Friday

GameStop offers big savings on last-gen for Black Friday

It's the most wonderful time of the year
Oct 18
// Brett Makedonski
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...

GameStop cutting prices on used PS3, Xbox 360 systems

Getting ready for PS4, Xbox One
Oct 10
// Dale North
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...
Dumb Ryse contest photo
Dumb Ryse contest

Ryse wants you to name one of its QTE finishers

A QTE by any other name would smell as sour
Sep 09
// Steven Hansen
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...
Win a GTAV car photo
Win a GTAV car

Grand thrift auto: Win a real life GTAV Banshee

Sep 03
// Steven Hansen
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...

Hey look, it's a blue PlayStation 3!

Exclusive to GameStop starting October 8
Aug 26
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
GameStop in North America and Canada will be getting the Azurite Blue PlayStation 3s starting October 8. It'll feature a 250GB harddrive, and will cost you $249.99. Pre-orders open starting tomorrow, August 27. The blue conso...
Xenoblade photo

GameStop taking heat amid Xenoblade controversy

Gamers accuse retailer of scamming customers
Aug 13
// Tim Sheehy
Over the past few days, GameStop has found itself in the midst of a controversy surrounding the used sales of Xenoblade Chronicles, a fan-favorite and a game which the retailer had negotiated an exclusive contract to distribu...
GameStop Xbox One deal photo
GameStop Xbox One deal

GameStop wants to help you trade up from 360 to Xbox One

$50 credit on select 360 games for Power Up Rewards members
Aug 09
// Steven Hansen
I bet GameStop is a little happier selling Xbox Ones now that the used game market is back. To show this support, the company is running a somewhat neat promotion. If you are a PowerUp Rewards member and buy select games for ...
Deals photo

Krater, Dark Souls, and Defiance are your daily deals

Get 15% off online orders at GameStop too
Aug 06
// Alasdair Duncan
As I mentioned yesterday, GamersGate is continuing the Indie Week of its Summer Sale with the clear pick of the day being Papa & Yo for just £3.00/$3.75 but if that doesn't take your fancy, then surely Dark Souls fo...

Deal time: Save big at GameStop, Best Buy, GamersGate

Discounts all over
Jul 30
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
You like deals, right? RIGHT? Well here's some. They're kind of good deals. Both Amazon and Walmart have The Legend of Zelda: The Windwaker HD for the Wii U for $49.99 when you pre-order the game. (Via Gamerdeals) Newegg has ...
Shiny, legendary Pokemon photo
Shiny, legendary Pokemon

Get your shine box: Rare, legendary Pokemon giveaway

Join other shy-nee-dy fans for free Pokemon, maybe go out for pizza after
Jul 29
// Steven Hansen
Still feel the urge to do some collecting as you wait for Pokemon X & Y? Well, slam close the stamp book because I've got you covered. Participating GameStop locations will be yielding shiny versions of legendaries Dialga...

Buy an Xbox 360, get a free copy of Skyrim Legendary

Jul 19
// Abel Girmay
Are you in the market for an Xbox 360? Are you that one person that still hasn't played The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim? Well GameStop is going to help you correct that mistake, by offering a free copy of The Elder Scrolls V: Sky...
Pokemon photo

Pokemon Rumble U set for eShop release in NA and Europe

Wii U's first exclusive Pokemon game
Jul 17
// Jordan Devore
Prior conversations about Pokemon Rumble U have come with the caveat that the Wii U title had, at that point, only been confirmed for release in Japan. Nintendo has since announced that it's coming to the eShop on August 15 i...

Best Buy has more launch-day Xbox One units for pre-order

OMG NEXT-GEN!!!!!!!!
Jul 17
// Hamza CTZ Aziz
Good news for those of you that have any interest in the Xbox One still! Best Buy has received more Xbox One units for pre-order, and these are the launch day editions that have the stupid "Day One 2013" words written on the ...

Look at me wearing Amazon armor in Shin Megami Tensei IV

Prime Coat? HA!
Jul 16
// Dale North
Happy Shin Megami Tensei IV day! How are you all getting on so far? Not to brag (brag!) but I'm well into my second go around, working to get a different ending. I hope you're loving it as much as I did. And if you're having...
Pikmin 3 photo
Pikmin 3

Play Pikmin 3 at GameStop July 20-21, get it a day early

Reggie will be watching
Jul 12
// Darren Nakamura
How long has it been since the last time we've been able to control inch-high spacefarer Captain Olimar and his army of sentient plants? Almost ten years? It's almost surreal that the third game in the Pikmin series is final...
GameStop photo

GameStop stock drops following Xbox One reveal

Everything is upsy-daisy!
May 25
// Tony Ponce
As if the fallout from the Xbox One reveal on Tuesday couldn't get any weirder, along comes news that GameStop stock ended the trading week down 19%. The company's share price had been dropping steadily throughout the week, a...

GameStop gives you a game for $9.99 with two trades

But hold on to your good games.
May 09
// Dale North
If you're looking to ditch some games, take them in to GameStop today as their new promotion lets you buy any game for only $9.99 with two trade-ins. Basically, your two game trades discount a $59.99 title to only $9.99. So, ...

Auto-loading more stories ... un momento, corazón ...