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  • 07/28/15

    Play Halo 5: Guardians, Star Wars Battlefront, Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Rainbow Six Siege & more

    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, will be filling up the Sands Expo & Convention Center on September 2 with the best gaming demos, activities, and experiences from more than 100 exhibitors. Leading companies in the video gaming, virtual reality, collectibles, and the mobile electronics industries will have a major presence at the show includingmore...
  • 07/17/15
    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Geeknet through a tender offer (the “Offer”) to purchase all outstanding shares of Geeknet, Inc. (formerly NASDAQ: GKNT) for $20.00 per share in cash, without interest thereon and less any applicable withholding taxes (the “Offer Price”). Following the completion of the Offer to purchase all outstanding shares of Geeknet for the Offer Price, GameStopmore...
  • 07/15/15
    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop, a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, announced that GameStop EXPO 2015 will have the future of gaming at the Sands Expo and Convention center on Wednesday, September 2 as Sony PlayStation’s Project Morpheus will be available for attendees to personally experience the immersive, intense rush of virtual reality. Virtual reality (VR) has been one of the hottestmore...
  • 07/14/15
    GRAPEVINE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) today announced the expiration of its tender offer (the “Offer”) to purchase all outstanding shares of Geeknet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GKNT) for $20.00 per share in cash (the “Offer Price”). The Offer expired at 11:59 p.m. ET on July 13, 2015. As of the expiration of the Offer, a total of 5,924,736 shares were validly tendered and not withdrawn in the Offer (including an aggregate of 31,611 shares delivered by noticemore...
  • 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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