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Black Friday 2020 ad scans: See the best deals and sales at Walmart, Best Buy, HP, Newegg, GameStop and more – CNET

Back in the old days — you know, four or five years ago — you knew that Black Friday was arriving when you started seeing Black Friday ad leaks. These were scanned PDFs or JPEGs, often grainy, of the ads from major retailers detailing their Black Friday deals. Intended for the Sunday newspaper just before […]

Huge Funko Pop Sale Includes Hot Pre-Orders Like ‘Jurassic Park’

Hopefully you have some shelf space available because you can fill it and then some thanks to a spectacular sale on Funko Pop figures (and more) that’s happening right now at GameStop. The sale is buy three and get one free, and it includes over 1000 items! Plus, you’ll get free shipping on […] This […]

Brokerages limit trading in GameStop, sparking outcry – WBBJ TV

(AP) — Robinhood and other online trading platforms are moving to restrict trading in GameStop and other stocks that have soared recently due to rabid buying by smaller investors. GameStop stock has rocketed from below $20 to more than $400 this month as a volunteer army of investors on social media challenged big institutions who […]

GameStop cancels midnight releases | Nintendo Wire

When new, big, exciting games launched in previous years, we’d often get a midnight release event to go along with it. One retailer always hosting midnight releases was GameStop. Unfortunately, due to concerns of COVID-19, GameStop has officially cancelled those release events, including Animal Crossing: New Horizons, “until further notice.” Demo stations that would normally […]

Most GameStop Stores Unaffected by Stock Surge, Except in Cleveland

GameStop’s wild stock market ride is all the rage in the investment world, but to employees at the brick-and-mortar stores … it’s had little impact on their workday, unless they happen to work in Cleveland. One thing hedge fund managers, and even WallStreetBets founder Jaime Rogozinski, agree on is GameStop’s future isn’t bright. Hell, 3 […]

After Attempting To Declare Itself An “Essential Business,” Gamestop Is Permanently Closing 300 Stores

GameStop, which recently came under fire for attempting to declare itself an essential business during Coronavirus-related business closures, has announced that it will be permanently closing over 300 of its stores. The move is part of an ongoing strategy for the company to remain profitable despite dramatic sales decreases. Last year, Gamestop closed 320 of […]

AMC and GameStop stocks swing wildly as Reddit’s bets against Wall Street are tested – CNET

Some Reddit investors are seeing their millions go up in smoke. GameStop and AMC stocks at the center of a multibillion dollar drama between Wall Street investors and social media traders on Reddit have dropped dramatically Thursday. GameStop shares jumped to a high of $483 per share early in the day halved to around $246 […]

Now GameStop employees will badger you while holding a Microsoft Surface

Big news out of GameStop today. The in-store experience is going to morph from an underpaid employee asking if you’d like to pre-order a game or buy a protection plan from behind a desk, to an underpaid employee asking if you’d like to pre-order a game or buy a protection plan with a Microsoft Surface […]