Perry mentions elsewhere in the piece that we should be able to choose between used games and new games, but we should choose the latter. In spite of the fact that, as he acknowledges, "triple-A games are too expensive." In spite of the fact that he can "completely get why people want to buy a used copy of a game for a couple bucks cheaper." We should buy new games because it's the right thing to do.
Following the huge boost in sales from the Wii U right after the news broke about the Xbox One, the used game fees, the 24 hour mandatory check-in and the always-listening, always-on Kinect, GameStop decided to hop on the marketing wagon by offering a special deal on the Wii U, as well.
Amazon and GameStop are each offering exclusive DLC to Watch Dogs pre-order customers. This DLC will unlock new missions and items for the open-world action game.
If you want to trade in your old PS2 for some money, you'd better do it soon. According to an advertisement posted on Reddit, GameStop will stop accepting PS2 games, accessories and consoles as of June 1st.
When PS3 gamers finally get their hands on action RPG Diablo 3, they might have a bonus item waiting for them. A GameStop advertisement says that pre-order customers will get an in-game Infernal Helm.
Snail Games has announced that Age of Wushu has become available at your local GameStop stores. In an interesting twist, the game launched digitally and after garnering massive success leading up to its open beta, the game received a distribution deal at a brick and mortar outlet just two weeks later.
Ubisoft tapped comic book artist Todd McFarlane to create a poster for Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag. A new behind-the-scenes video from the company shows McFarlane drawing the pre-order exclusive art.
At this point, we're sadly getting used to the occasional news that a video game publisher or developer have had to close up shop. Now it looks like the bad tidings are coming from the retail sector as well, as GameStop announces the closure of 250 stores.
Gaming retail juggernaut GameStop is in a really bad place these days, well, not terri-bad just really bad. The company has announced that they will be shutting down at least 500 stores throughout 2013 due to the piss-poor global economy and the job-sucking financial fart lingering over the good 'ole US of A.
Pokemon trainers with a burning desire to “catch 'em all” are going to need to put in a little traveling to achieve their goals, as The Pokemon Company International announces a special promotion to bring the long-awaited Mythical Pokemon, Meloetta to players of Pokemon Black and White, as well as Pokemon Black 2 and White 2.
A single screenshot from Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance hit the Internet this weekend. It shows Raiden decked out like the Cyborg Ninja from the first Metal Gear Solid. The outfit is part of the tricked out pre-order bonus that is currently available from select retailers, in this case, Gamestop.
By purchasing Sonic and All-Stars Racing Transformed, you can get a limited edition Hot Wheels car. GameStop is giving out toy cars inspired by Danica Patrick's vehicle to everyone who picks up the kart racer.
Visceral Games revealed a fresh round of pre-order bonuses for Dead Space 3. If you pre-order the action horror game with GameStop or Amazon, you'll unlock a bonus weapon.
GameStop has procured an exclusive pre-order bonus for Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate. If you decide to reserve your copy through their store or website, you'll get a special case for the 3DS.
GameStop has landed a very enticing exclusive for Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Pre-ordering the game through their website or stores will earn you a skin based on the cyborg ninja from the first Metal Gear Solid.