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GameStop Stores Close Fully In Massachusetts Due To Coronavirus Order

In Massachusetts, GameStop has officially ceased all of its business following a state-mandated shutdown of all non-essential businesses due to the Coronavirus. GameStop has been trying to stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic in a variety of different ways – from claiming that their business as a retail chain was "essential" to running a curbside […]

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Gamestop Employees Told to Wrap Hands in Plastic Bags for Work

Previously, we here at Bleeding Cool have been reporting all manner of practices that gaming-retailer and industry giant Gamestop has been taking to ensure they continue to sell their gaming and merchandising wares. This has run the gamut between calling themselves an "essential retail" business in order to stay open during the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak to […]

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Star Wars Black Series GameStop Exclusive Figure Goes Live

GameStop has opened before for another Gaming Greats Star Wars Black Series figure. We have already seen two figures come out of this line with Battlefront II Heavy Battle Droid and Knights of the Old Republic Jedi Knight Revan. The next figure is from Star Wars: The Force Unleashed with the Stormtrooper Commander. This trooper […]

GameStop Will Close Nearly 200 More Stores By End Of 2021

GameStop Launches "Contactless" Curbside Delivery Service

In a world where personal health is currently the number one priority and a pandemic is sweeping the globe, most nonessential retailers are taking a cautious stance of keeping their doors shuttered under any and all circumstances. However, GameStop, a massive gaming retail chain-store, has decided to throw all of that caution to the wind […]

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Gamestop Stores Close Throughout United States Today

As of today, following much scrutiny over Gamestop's attempts to stay open citing their "essential retail" status, the gaming retail giant is shuttering all of its doors throughout the United States. This decision comes a day after stores in California and Pennsylvania closed their doors, with New York soon behind them. The reasoning, in case […]

"Gamestop 2.0" - A Retail Rennaissance, Pt.1

Gamestop Being Closed in CA, PA, Presumably More

Previously we here at Bleeding Cool reported that, amid growing concern about the Coronavirus pandemic that is sweeping the globe, Gamestop has been keeping their doors open. Additionally, they had been urging employees to do this despite what local law enforcement says to them. This was all under the pretense that Gamestop is a source of […]

"Gamestop 2.0" - A Retail Rennaissance, Pt.1

Gamestop Claims "Essential Retail" Status, "Can Stay Open"

Gamestop, a key retailer of video games, video game accessories, and (potentially soon) video game experiences, has announced that due to having status as an "essential" retailer, they can keep their stores open during these times of the COVID-19 (also known as Coronavirus) outbreak. According to sources, Gamestop sent a memo out to their staff […]

GameStop Will Close Nearly 200 More Stores By End Of 2021

GameStop Emails Their Customers About Coronavirus Concerns

GameStop has responded to customer concerns over the coronavirus today by sending out an email letting those signed up for it know what they're doing. It appears the company is going to be taking the necessary precautions to keep their customers safe. But it is a little curious we're not seeing more of this kind […]

GameStop Has Appointed Ex-Nintendo Head Reggie Fils-Aime to Board of Directors

GameStop Has Appointed Ex-Nintendo Head Reggie Fils-Aime to Board of Directors

It looks like GameStop may have an ace up its sleeve when it comes to revitalizing its brand: former Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime. Despite retiring from Nintendo, Fils-Aime has made the decision to join GameStop as part of its board of directors on April 20. GameStop is in more than just a state […]

No More Comics From GameStop

No More Comics From GameStop

Comic Book managed to get a quotes from the management of GameStop and ThinkGeek when they slipped out the news that, as a chain, they were no longer going to be stocking a wide range of comic books through Diamond Comic Distributors – or even at all. The plan for GameStop and ThinkGeek to sell […]

“My Hero Academia” Sports Festival Newest Funko Contestant [Review]

"My Hero Academia" Sports Festival Newest Funko Contestant [Review]

One interesting fact that came out the New York Toy Fair is that Anime is the second highest top selling Funko Pop category. This is honestly no surprise when it comes to popular anime shows like Cowboy Bebop, My Hero Academia, Dragon Ball Z, and Naruto. These shows have such strong following that any collectible given to them […]

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 5

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 5

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Rennaissance! Pt. 2

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 4

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 3

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 3

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Rennaissance! Pt. 2

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! Pt. 2

Hey there! By now, I hope you've seen my earlier article concerning an overview of Gamestop's experimental revitalization and rebranding project in Tulsa, Oklahoma, known there as "Gamestop 2.0". If not, this can be found here. I'd highly recommend you give it a look if you want an overview of what marvelous things await the […]

"Gamestop 2.0" - A Retail Rennaissance, Pt.1

"Gamestop 2.0": A Retail Renaissance! – Pt.1

Gamestop has been a quintessential force in gaming retail. Famous for having a presence in almost every shopping mall and retail strip, and infamously joked about for providing heavily-diminished returns on trade-ins, people often say that Gamestop is on its last legs. However, despite anything that you may have heard, this could not be farther […]

Karate Kid All-Valley Tournament Arrives with Icon Heroes

"Karate Kid" All-Valley Tournament Arrives with Icon Heroes

The Karate Kid is one of those classics that can easily be overlooked. It was a tale showing a bullied kid who rises up and not only takes the hits but gets back up to win. While this story could be misinterpreted as we see in Cobra Kai the YouTube exclusive series. Even so, this story is a great […]

GameStop is Getting Three Exclusive Marvel Gallery Statues

GameStop is Getting Three Exclusive Marvel Gallery Statues

GameStop is way more than just a gaming store anymore. It is honestly one of the constant stores on my hunting radar that I have to stop at to see what is new. The collectible world has easily expanded over the years and 2020 will be no different. This time it looks like GameStop is […]

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Review: GameStop's Green Lantern – Lantern Corps Ring Set

A while ago we were looking over new DC stuff that had come out in 2019, and one of the items that caught our eye was a GameStop Green Lantern exclusive. GameStop usually gets a lot of exclusive items you can't really nab anywhere else, so when something shiny comes along that you absolutely need […]

Let's Take a Look at the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Purge Trooper Figure

Let's Take a Look at the Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Purge Trooper Figure

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order has stormed the consoles these last couple weeks, and as fans complete the game, they will turn to their collections and want to add the characters to their shelves. Hasbro has several figures on the pegs right now, including the Gamestop exclusive Black Series Purge Trooper. It was also available […]