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Game Informer Australia Shuts Down

Long-running magazine Game Informer Australia has been shut down following cuts made by its owner EB Games, Game Informer Australia editor David Milner announced over Twitter. This follows a months-long attempt by global parent company GameStop to find a buyer. “Their share price suffered,” Milner writes. “This is a result.” The American version of Game […]
Tags: News, Australia, Gamestop, Milner, Game Informer, David Milner, Dave Milner, Game Informer Australia, EB Games Game Informer Australia


Why $249 is an unsustainable price for the first all-digital Xbox (ars technica)

Enlarge / Microsoft needs to give customers a better deal to convince them to give up discs for good. (credit: Dazzied / Flickr) Today's announcement of the previously rumored "All-Digital Edition" of the Xbox One S is one of the few instances when a redesigned version of a home console is, from a features perspective, strictly worse than the version that came before it. The removal of the disc drive means the All-Digital Edition can't play Blu-rays, DVDs, or old disc-based games you (or GameS...
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The All-Digital Xbox Fulfills Microsoft’s Original Xbox One Vision

Microsoft Microsoft just announced a new Xbox One without a disc drive. This brings Microsoft closer than ever to the original vision of the Xbox One and shows how far digital downloads have come. Unfortunately, it’s too expensive. How Microsoft Abandoned the Xbox One’s Original Vision The Xbox One’s initial rollout was marred by bad PR, too big a focus on TV features, and a Kinect apparently no one wanted. But take a step back: Microsoft’s digital gaming strategy was smart. All Xbox One...
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The New Discless Xbox Shows How Far Digital Games Have Come

Microsoft Microsoft just announced a new Xbox One without a disc drive. This brings Microsoft closer than ever to the original vision of the Xbox One and shows how far digital downloads have come. Unfortunately, it’s too expensive. How Microsoft Abandoned the Xbox One’s Original Vision The Xbox One’s initial rollout was marred by bad PR, too big a focus on TV features, and a Kinect apparently no one wanted. But take a step back: Microsoft’s digital gaming strategy was smart. All Xbox One...
Tags: Crafts, Microsoft, Gamestop, Microsoft Microsoft


GameStop Stepping Up to the Plate in Esports

It may be the video game retailer's best chance for success.
Tags: Finance, Article, Esports, Gamestop, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 25379230-cf10-5e90-9310-5ac008882e90


Save up to $30 on PS4 and Xbox One games during the GameStop Spring Sale

The first week of the GameStop Spring Sale is nearly over and there are some new deals, discounts, and offers that will only be available in week 2. Here, we break down the best deals that start on April 14 and a few that end this weekend. The post Save up to $30 on PS4 and Xbox One games during the GameStop Spring Sale appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, News, Trends, Gamestop


Daily Deals: $530 Mac Mini, $210 Orbi Mesh Wi-Fi Kit, $10 Air-Cooled Wireless Qi Charger, and More

Amazon, Apple Are you tired of your home office setup? Is your giant, elderly PC wasting precious desk space? Maybe it’s time to upgrade your home with some discounted computers, smart home devices, and phone accessories. Right now, there are some great deals on Best Buy, Amazon, Woot, and B&H. These deals range from smart assistants to touchscreen blenders, but as always, we have a few favorites. For just $530, you can buy a Mac Mini from B&H. If you aren’t interested in a tiny new comput...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Crafts, Samsung, Walmart, Lg, Philips, Lenovo, Levi, Gamestop, Itson, Netgear, Yoshi, Amazon Apple, Reebok, Alexa Voice Remote


Teenagers are killing GameStop

A new survey of American teenagers reveals they’re turning more and more to digital stores for their games. Gone is the era of kids forking cash over countertops — now they’re increasingly turning to their parents’ credit cards in the Epic Games Store. The survey comes from Piper Jaffray’s annual Taking Stock With Teens survey, in which 8,000 teens detailed their spending habits and their online lives, including which brands they prefer, what social media they’re likely to turn to, and, of cours...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Gamestop, Piper Jaffray


These are the best Xbox One deals from GameStop’s massive spring sale

If you’ve been waiting for a spring sale to get your game on and save some cash, you’re in luck: Through Saturday, April 20, GameStop has slashed prices on a ton of video games and hardware, and we've rounded up the best Xbox One console and game deals right here. The post These are the best Xbox One deals from GameStop’s massive spring sale appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Gaming, Xbox One, Trends, Gamestop, Game Deals, GameStop spring sale


5 amazing gaming deals you don't want to miss in GameStop's Spring Sale

GameStop's spring sale is full of savings on games, accessories, toys, and more at prices you'll love.            [Author: Reviewed.com]
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These are the best PlayStation 4 deals in GameStop’s 2-week Spring Sale

GameStop's two-week Spring Sale is underway and there are tons of deals to dig through. For those hoping to start or enhance their PS4 or PS4 Pro gaming experience, we've put together the best discounts on games, accessories, and more. The post These are the best PlayStation 4 deals in GameStop’s 2-week Spring Sale appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Ps4, Gamestop, Ps4 Pro, Gaming Deals, Gaming Sales


GameStop: Deep Value or Value Trap?

GameStop’s stock is trading at bargain-bin levels. Is it cheap for a reason, or is the stock an opportunity?
Tags: Finance, Article, Gamestop, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, Aa8e57f2-3bb2-5912-829c-9bf76de73238


GameStop’s spring sale drops prices on Xbox One, PS4, and Switch games

The 2019 GameStop spring sale is going live on April 7 and there will be various discounts on consoles, games, and gaming accessories. Some of the deals will also evolve throughout the two-week event. The post GameStop’s spring sale drops prices on Xbox One, PS4, and Switch games appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Xbox One, Trends, Ps4, Gamestop, Video game sales, Xbox One PS4, Nintendo Switch


GameStop Spring Sale Offers Popular Title Discounts, Trade-In Offers

Spring is here and GameStop is offering deals on games, consoles, accessories as well as trade-in bonuses to celebrate starting Sunday, according to a press release. The spring sale is running April 7 through 20, but some deals are only available for a portion of the sale. Throughout the event, though, trade-in bonuses will be […]
Tags: News, Playstation 4, Anthem, Gamestop, GameStop Corp, George Sherman, Red Dead Redemption 2, Playstation 4 pro, Xbox One S, Xbox One X, Shane Kim, PlayStation Classic


Cord-Cutting Hits Video Games

Video games are the next entertainment industry undergoing a major disruption, all the way down to the consoles and controllers. From a report: Details: "In the past, you plunked down $60 at GameStop for a copy of Grand Theft Auto or Madden NFL and played it out -- after which you could trade it in or let it gather dust," the AP reports. "Now, you'll increasingly have the choice of subscribing to games, playing for free or possibly just streaming them over the internet to your phone or TV." Ne...
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GameStop Stock Plummets in Face of Dire 2019 Physical Video Game Sales Predictions

GameStop expects its sales will drop 5% to 10% in 2019 compared to last year, the company announced in its earnings report this week. News of the predicted drop, coupled with the company’s report of a drop in new hardware and new software sales in its fourth quarter, was followed by a precipitous drop in […]
Tags: Apple, Amazon, News, Thinkgeek, Esports, Gamestop, Stadia, Google Stadia


GameStop Plummets After Struggling Chain Delivers a Grim Forecast

The retail chain projected after U.S. markets closed Tuesday that sales will drop 5 percent to 10 percent this year. GameStop, the largest independent retailer of video games, hasn’t kept up with the fast-changing industry. On Tuesday, Activision Blizzard Inc. said it would offer a battle-royale version of its popular Call of Duty game free online during the month of April.
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GameStop Continues to Fall Apart

The video game retailer reported rough holiday results and provided abysmal guidance.
Tags: Finance, Article, Gamestop, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 8fc26dcc-e2d6-5f8d-82bc-a1a3c2b77151


GameStop is sinking after the company said it won't issue annual earnings guidance (GME)

GameStop plunged in after-hours trading on Tuesday after the company released fourth-quarter results and said it won't issue annual earnings guidance. The results come a day after the company announced an agreement with activist investors. Shares are trading near a 14-year low; they crashed earlier this year after GameStop's board ended plans to sell the company.  Watch GameStop trade live. GameStop shares plunged more than 7% in after-hours trading on Tuesday after earnings results fell sho...
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GameStop forecasts surprise first-quarter loss, shares fall

Shares of the company fell 7.52 percent to $9.34 in extended trading after GameStop also reported quarterly revenue below analysts' estimates. GameStop has struggled in the face of a changing retail landscape and in March named retail industry veteran George Sherman chief executive officer, its fifth CEO in just over a year. For the latest quarter, GameStop posted adjusted earnings of $1.60 per share, scraping past analysts' estimates of $1.58 per share.
Tags: News, Gamestop, George Sherman


Hatchimals Colleggtibles 12 pack Egg Carton $.99 (Reg. $19.97)

  Hatchimals Colleggtibles Coupon April 2019 – OMG Hurry! This is a great Easter Gift at Gamestop! Get a Hatchimals Colleggtibles 12 pack Egg Carton for only $.99 (Reg. $19.97) free store pickup if available at your local store. This is a super Easter Deal! Description: Hatch your own private zoo with this 12-pack of Hatchimal... Read More Read more about Hatchimals Colleggtibles 12 pack Egg Carton $.99 (Reg. $19.97)
Tags: Deals, Gamestop, Online Deals, Hatch


GameStop Investors Should Watch for These 4 Things in Q4

The video-game retailer has new plans for the future, but its past will still be hanging over it for a while.
Tags: Finance, Article, Gamestop, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 91a8c93f-36a8-5199-be44-cb180cd3ffe5


GameStop Stockholder Hestia Capital Pushes For Four Board of Directors Seats

GameStop Corp. confirmed that major stockholder Hestia Capital Partners LP intends to nominate four individuals for election to the company’s Board of Directors at its 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Hestia, which owns around 160,000 shares of GameStop stock, will be spearheading the initiative. While the meeting has not yet been scheduled, GameStop issued a […]
Tags: Business, News, Gamestop, GameStop Corp, Hestia Capital Partners LP


Sony will stop selling PS4 game codes in physical stores

Sony revealed it’s eliminating one of the only ways for gamers to buy games for list price without having to hand over their credit card details — namely, in-store digital codes. So if you wanted to buy a game from an actual retailer, your only options now are physical discs or PlayStation cash cards. Twitter user Wario64 revealed an internal GameStop memo that presages Sony‘s move, saying that the cut-off point is the beginning of April. Sony confirmed the date to GI.biz, specifying that DLCs, ...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Sony, Gamestop


GameStop Pivots to Esports With Slate of New Partnerships

Fresh off the heels of announcing a new CEO, GameStop on Wednesday detailed its plans to expand into esports as it continues to refocus its business more on the culture of video games, rather than just their sales. The company first step in this shift includes partnering esports group Complexity Gaming to open what it […]
Tags: News, Overwatch, Dallas Cowboys, Esports, Gamestop, Matcherino, Collegiate Star League, Complexity Gaming, Envy Gaming, Infinite Esports, Esports With Slate of New Partnerships


Daily Deals: iPad Pro for $700, Nintendo Switch for $255, Discounted Tablets, and More

Amazon, eBay If you like to spend your Spring or Summer away from home, then maybe you should grab some new on-the-go devices, like a Switch or an iPad. Why not? They’re on sale right now. For whatever reason, the ancient gods of e-commerce have decided that today is the best day to buy a tablet. The new iPad Pro is on sale for $700, and the regular iPad is just $239. Windows users can grab the Surface Pro for $800, and Amazon fans can buy a new Fire tablet for $50 or $100. While it technic...
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PlayStation does the smart thing, stops selling digital codes at physical stores

Sony will no longer offer PlayStation digital full-game downloads at retail stores. The game downloads will now only be available directly from the PlayStation Network's own digital store. The post PlayStation does the smart thing, stops selling digital codes at physical stores appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Business, Gaming, News, Digital Game, GameStop, Playstation, PS4, PSN


GameStop Appoints George Sherman as CEO

Video game retailer GameStop has appointed George Sherman as its new chief executive officer, effective Apr. 15, it announced on Wednesday. Sherman replaces Shane Kim, who’s served as interim CEO since May 2018. Shane, a former Xbox executive, took over the role after Michael Mauler resigned after just three months on the job. He reportedly […]
Tags: News, Sherman, Gamestop, Shane, George Sherman, Shane Kim, Michael Mauler


A Disc-Less Xbox Is GameStop's Worst Nightmare

Microsoft could accelerate the video game retailer's demise.
Tags: Microsoft, Finance, Article, Gamestop, FBN, Motley Fool, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, 93689c6d-a640-5466-950d-6b3d29da1ae5