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GameStop Releases Its 2018 Holiday Gift Guide; Oh What Fun It Is…

November 1, 2018

GameStop is the place for the best gifts in gaming and pop culture

GRAPEVINE, Texas, Nov. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It’s that time of the year when gift-givers begin putting together their holiday shopping list for the gamer in their life. To lend a helping hand, GameStop announces today the release of its 2018 Holiday Gift Guide.

With more than 50 pages filled with the best gifts in gaming and pop culture, GameStop’s 2018 Holiday Gift Guide is the perfect shopping tool to help gift-givers find this holiday’s must-have items on every gamers’ wish list in one location.

“It’s the holiday season and we’re pulling out all stops to bring joy to the players and gift-givers,” said Eric Bright, vice president of Merchandising for GameStop. “Our 2018 Holiday Gift Guide includes hundreds of gift ideas that are perfect for people of all ages, of all fandoms, regardless if they’ve been naughty or nice this year.”

New for this holiday, GameStop is the offering a complete line of officially-licensed merchandise from several of the most popular franchises, including Fortnite, Red Dead Redemption II, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and Fallout to name a few. Gaming fans of these franchises are sure to find that special item from a variety of collectibles merchandise, like character action figures and statues, board games, exclusive replica weapons, t-shirts and other apparel, and so much more.

But that’s not all. GameStop is the place to get the latest video game title releases like Red Dead Redemption II, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Spider-Man, Overwatch, Minecraft, Fallout 76 (available Nov. 14), Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu and Pokémon Let’s Go Eevee (both available Nov. 16), Super Smash Bros Ultimate (available Dec. 7); and Super Mario Party, among other new and pre-owned, physical or digital game titles.

Need some hardware? GameStop’s Gift Guide also features a full line up of the most sought-after Nintendo Switch, Sony PlayStation 4 and Microsoft Xbox One gaming hardware and accessories. GameStop is one of the remaining retailers to offer guests the option to build their ultimate video game system and accessories gift package by reserving merchandise now, and paying over time via the GameStop No Fee Layaway Program. Guests can also trade-in video games and accessories during the layaway program and allocate the trade credit toward their layaway down payment.

“Last year during this time, our guests told us they wanted more choices in types of gaming merchandise we offer, and more convenience in how they can purchase their holiday gifts,” Eric said. “We listened and have curated a more comprehensive catalogue of items this year. And we’ve made it even easier to shop at GameStop anywhere and anytime using a mobile device. Customers can have their purchases shipped directly to them or pick up in our stores using the GameStop app.”

Go to 2018 Holiday Gift Guide to see the complete guide. Printed editions of the gift guide are now available in stores. Check your local GameStop store for more details.

About GameStop
GameStop, the world’s largest video game retailer, offers the best selection of new and pre-owned video gaming consoles, accessories and video game titles, in both physical and digital formats. GameStop also offers fans a wide variety of pop vinyl toys, collectibles, board games and more. Through GameStop’s unique buy-sell-trade program, gamers can trade in video game consoles, games, and accessories, as well as consumer electronics for cash or in-store credit. The retailer operates thousands of locations around the world under the GameStop, EB Games and Micromania retail brands. Fans can find their local GameStop store using the company’s online store locator tool.

To get the latest news on video gaming and gear, follow GameStop on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. GameStop, EB Games, and Micromania are part of GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a global specialty retailer that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple.

Joey Mooring
GameStop Public Relations



Source: GameStop Corporation