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Celebrating 20 Years of Pokémon!

Want to feel old? This year marks the 20th anniversary of Pokémon. It is crazy how quickly twenty years have passed since Pikachu captured the hearts of so many children. (It does not look like he plans to give back […]


GameStop Accidently Ships Pirated Game Just In Time For Christmas

It’s frustrating when someone gifts you a game you’ve waited months for only to find out you’re one of the unlucky few who have a defective product. What would your reaction be if it turns out you were gifted a […]


OverWatch for Consoles Confirmed By Blizzard Ahead of BlizzCon 2015

Blizzard’s surprise reveal from BlizzCon 2014 turned recent internet sensation, OverWatch, will be heading to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One alongside the Windows PC version Blizzard announced today. It seems that several retailers – namely GameStop USA – put out […]


Gamestop CEO Says ‘Xbox 720’ Is HOT!

And no, we don’t mean Red Ring Of Death hot either.  According to GameIndustry, who spoke with the Gamestop CEO over a earnings call, the retailer has been hand in hand with Microsoft and their unannounced next-gen console. J. Paul Raines, […]


Is the Next Xbox Anti-Consumer?

It’s not often that I like to express myself on rumors; with that being said, this one has floated around for a while: the elimination of used games. Now before you go grabbing your pitchforks and go on a witch […]


Playable Gray Fox as Revengeance Preorder Bonus

It was announced recently that Gray Fox was considered for the lead role in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Gamers who pre-order at GameStop however will be getting the Cyborg Ninja as a playable bonus character!


Skylanders: Giants “Hot Dog” Now Available For Pre-Order

If you’re all like me and have been playing the Skylanders games with your children, you’re always on the lookout for when the next characters are releasing.  I don’t know about other regions, but the Skylanders Giants figures seem to […]


Report: Nintendo Wii U Pro Controller will Last 80 Hours?

As we all know, Nintendo will be launching the Wii U in just a few short weeks and with that comes a couple of cool controllers like the Wii U Gamepad. Nintendo will also be releasing another conventional controller with […]


GameStop Opening A Vintage Online Store?

At the first ever GameStop Expo in San Antonio, Texas this year, CEO Paul Raines revealed some interesting details in an interview with Polygon. The possible expansion into vintage games. It’s not official yet, but it’s an excellent business decision […]


Halo 4 Pre-Order Bonuses Revealed

Halo 4 is going to have a huge impact come Election Day, this November. If you’re thinking of picking up Master Chief’s latest ass kicking space adventure you might want to take these newly revealed Pre-Order bonuses into consideration. As […]