Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

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 […]

GameStop Cancels TikTok Dance Contest That Gives Winning Store Extra Holiday Hours

GameStop has taken their TikTok dance challenge contest off of their website after swift backlash from employees and the public. A dance contest amongst other stores seemed like a great idea to improve employee morale as the retail world shifts into the holiday rush. Even in 2020, retail stores will more than likely get bombarded […]

PS5 by Black Friday? Check for restocks at Walmart, Amazon, GameStop and Target – CNET

Sony’s PlayStation 5 officially dropped in the US on Nov. 12, but thanks to presales and the huge anticipation — it sold out immediately. Along with the new Xbox and the not as new (but just as excellent) Nintendo Switch, the game consoles are a few of the must-have gifts for the holiday season, and they’re all […]

PS5 before Black Friday? Check for restocks at Walmart, Amazon, GameStop and Target – CNET

Sony’s PlayStation 5 officially dropped in the US on Nov. 12, but thanks to presales and huge anticipation among the nation’s gamers, it sold out immediately. Along with the new Xbox and the not as new (but just as excellent) Nintendo Switch, game consoles are must-have gifts for the holiday season that will be among the hardest […]

GameStop To Close Stores Thanksgiving Day, Offer Black Friday Deals Early – GameSpot

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, GameStop is following the lead of other major retailers, including Walmart and Target, by announcing its stores will be closed on Thanksgiving Day this year. Since 2017, GameStop has opened around 3 or 4 PM in the afternoon on Thanksgiving Day to allow shoppers to start their Black Friday […]

GameStop Challenges Employees To TikTok Dance Contest To Earn Extra Hours During Black Friday

There’s something about Black Friday that seems to bring out the worst in GameStop’s corporate leadership, and this year the video game retailer has found a bizarre new way to appear petty and out of touch. The company has invited employees to submit dance videos in the hopes of winning prizes that include extra work […]