GameStop reports increase in holiday sales year-over-year
Posted on 3 years ago by Brian(@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News | 0 comments | 0 Likes
Popular games retailer GameStop says that this past 2013 holiday season at their stores was notably better than 2012’s holiday season, with a 9.3% overall increase in revenue. Here are the full details:
– 9.3% increase in revenue overall
– Hardware revenue doubled
– Pre-owned game sales up 7%
– Digital revenue up 14.9%
– Mobile sales increased by 23.8%
GameStop ad (1/8 – 1/14)
This week’s GameStop ad has gone live. It’s a quiet week at the retailer, though you can see what’s being offered this week below.
GameStop ad – weekend deals starting January 3
Alongside its traditional weekly offers, GameStop is hosting a few extra sales for this weekend only. There are a few items here that were introduced in Wednesday’s circular, though you may find an extra discount or two that peaks your interest.
Here’s this weekend’s ad in full:
GameStop ad – week of January 1, 2014
This week’s GameStop ad has gone live. There aren’t too many highlights this week as we kick off 2014, though consumers can save $50 on the Skylanders Swap Force Wii U bundle. Angry Birds Star Wars is also available for $20 off.
You can find GameStop’s full circular for the week of January 1 below.
GameStop: Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate 3DS for $20, Skylanders Wii U bundle for $250
A few weeks ago, GameStop discounted the Wii U version of Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate to $20. That same price has now been put into effect for the 3DS version. You can place an order online here.
GameStop is also running a deal for the Skylanders Swap Force Wii U bundle. You can pick one up for $249.99. View the product page here. GameStop also has the original Wii U 32GB Deluxe Set for $250, though it can only be found in store.
Update: More retailers – The Wonderful 101 down to $30 at Target, GameStop
Target and GameStop are both selling The Wonderful 101 for $29.99 – 50% off the regular price. Ordering online isn’t an option unfortunately, though you can grab the same in-store. Amazon also has The Wonderful 101 for about $35 if you’re looking for an online option – still a great deal.
GameStop ad (12/18 – 12/24)
This week’s GameStop ad has gone live. You can find the retailer’s full circular for the week of December 18 below.
Bravely Default Collector’s Edition pre-orders open
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Update 2: (12/13/13): Pre-orders now open at Best Buy.
In Nintendo’s original announcement, the company said that the Bravely Default Collector’s Edition would be available “at select retailers.” Hopefully this means other retailers will open pre-orders in the near future. If other options appear, we’ll update this post.
GameStop ad (12/15 – 12/21) – leaked deals
GameStop will be initiating new deals this Sunday, a leaked circular reveals. The latest set of items, shown in the ad above, last through December 21. Among the highlights: a buy 2, get 1 free offer on all Wii and DS games. You can find the full set of discounts and deals above.
GameStop ad (12/11 – 12/17)
This week’s GameStop ad has gone live. There aren’t too many noteworthy deals this week, but Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate Wii U remains on sale for $20. You can find the full lineup of deals below.