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Press Releases

  • 06/25/15

    Five weeks to share your gaming stories, try for amazing prizes, and enjoy gaming’s biggest discounts and deals this summer

    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, is kicking off summer in a big way with #SummerAtGameStop: a five-week contest series aimed at gamers sharing their personal stories on how video gaming brings fans together to create unique friendships and lifelong relationships - and have a chance to win big this summer at GameStop. The program encompasses five themed weeksmore...
  • 06/18/15

    Pre-Order Top Titles from the 2015 Electronic Entertainment Expo

    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Destiny: The Taken King, Forza Motorsport 6, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege, Halo 5: Guardians, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Star Wars™ Battlefront™, Fallout 4, Oculus Rift, Microsoft’s Hololens, PlayStation Morpheus. These are just some of the top titles and technology that have been making noise at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) and beyond. Today, GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makemore...
  • 06/04/15

    Customers Can Pre-Order at GameStop, EB Games, Micromania, GAME UK, or Steam to Receive Product Weeks before Everyone Else

    Valve, GameStop, EB Games, Micromania, and GAME UK today announced the first pre-order offerings for Steam Hardware devices. A collection of hardware designed to expand the Steam gaming experience into the living room and beyond, the new Steam Hardware devices are targeted to arrive in North America and Europe this fall.In an exclusive partnership, starting June 4 and for a limited time, customers in the U.S. may pre-order an Alienware Steam Machine, Steam Link, and/or a Steam Controller frommore...
  • 06/04/15
    Throughout the month of May, GameStop and its family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, called upon its customers to help raise money and awareness for Make-A-Wish through an in-store and online fundraising campaign. More than $1.2 million was collected to help grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions.During its second year, GameStop expanded the campaign to include GameStop’s family of retail brands. The successmore...
  • 06/02/15

    Geeknet Terminates Agreement with Hot Topic

    • Deal adds ThinkGeek, the leading brand in the fast growing collectibles category, to GameStop’s family of brands
    • Accretive to earnings with a targeted IRR that exceeds 20%
    • Provides significant expansion to GameStop’s global multichannel business

    GRAPEVINE, Texas & FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, and Geeknet, Inc. (Nasdaq: GKNT) (“Geeknet”), the parent company of ThinkGeek and ThinkGeek Solutions, today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which GameStop will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Geeknet’s common stock for $20.00 per share in cash. The transaction has been approved bymore...

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(817) 722-7450

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