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GameStop puts a premium on nostalgia with Retro Classics online store

Looking for some old favorites for the Nintendo 64, Super NES, or Sega Dreamcast? GameStop is selling, and you can expect to pay a premium for the retro games on offer.

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GameStop will soon resume trading in classic games and consoles

Dust off your Sega Genesis and Nintendo 64, because GameStop will soon resume trading in retro consoles, games, and accessories on April 25 in NYC and Birmingham, with the rest of the country later this year if all goes well.

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GameStop to simplify trade-ins and offer you more money

Starting on August 18, GameStop is radically simplifying its trade-in policy from 10 price options to a simple system of whether you're a member and if you want cash or credit.

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BioWare and GameStop partner for loot-filled Dragon Age: Inquisition – Inquisitor’s Edition

BioWare and GameStop have partnered to bring you a deluxe edition of Dragon Age: Inquisition, laden with loot and lore for the most diehard Inquisitors, now available for pre-order.

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GameStop sees its future in mobile and Apple stores

GameSpot will close between 120 and 130 of its gaming retail locations worldwide, while vastly expanding its presence in the mobile and Apple world, with hundreds of new locations.

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2.3 million people are waiting for PS4s at GameStop alone

Sony’s PlayStation 4 moved over 1 million consoles in North America at launch, but GameStop claims there are still 2.3 million people waiting to get their hands on a system at its stores.

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GameStop Black Friday ad allegedly leaks, reveals Zelda-branded 3DS

An allegedly leaked copy of GameStop's sales circular for Black Friday 2013 confirms the U.S. release of Nintendo's recently announced, Europe-only Zelda-branded 3DS bundle along with an assortment of price drops.

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Xbox One pre-orders now sold out at GameStop retail locations

GameStop says demand is high for Microsoft's new Xbox One console and that brick-and-mortar stores nationwide are sold out on pre-orders, though PlayStation 4 pre-orders continue to be available.

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GameStop expecting to shell out $2.5 billion in credit from next-gen console upgrades

Gamers will likely flock to GameStop in droves to trade in their current consoles for next-gen upgrades later this year. According to one analyst, the retailer could generate billions in store credit from such transactions.

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Nintendo pushes past GameStop in an effort to sell cheap, used Nintendo 3DS handhelds

Nintendo is not known for affordable hardware prices anymore. The days of the comparatively cheap Nintendo DS and Nintendo Wii are gone. Now that the company is getting into used sales, it's aggressively lowering the price of a Nintendo 3DS, going cheaper even…

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GameStop closes even more locations as physical game sales decline

With physical video game sales falling and rumors that new consoles will block used games, GameStop is in a tight spot. In order to brace itself for the impending new console market, GameStop originally planned to close 200 stores in 2013. Now, the chain says…

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Would you like to pre-order disappointment? GameStop’s holiday sales sag

Video games are doing just fine in 2013. Opportunities for creative game designers to get their wares in front of players are increasing by the day. Wards of the old game business like retail chain GameStop, though, are facing hard truths as the market…

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GameStop shutters 200 more stores as digital distribution redefines the gaming industry

GameStop will shed 1 percent of the stores in its global retail network by this time next year, a move that could cause the video game industry to contract even further. It's more likely that trends in gaming will cause GameStop to shrink faster rather than…

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Former GameStop exec pleads guilty to swiping $2 million

Chris Olivera has plead guilty to stealing nearly $2 million from his former employer GameStop.

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Report: Not many Nintendo Wii U units to go around at launch

The Nintendo Wii U will be a hot commodity this holiday season, not just because it's the first new home console from the company in six years, but because there won't be very many of them to go around.

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