GameStop - PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U and more
GameStop is a video game and software retailer. You can find a variety of gaming systems, games and accessories. The company sells Xbox 360, PS3, Wii and PC games. There are also tablets, laptops and phones. There are games in all categories, including role-playing games, fighting games and simulations games. The retailer has the newest games, such as NBA 2K13, Skyrim, and Forza 4. There is also a feature of the retailer where you can resell and exchange games. Thus, the retailer sells pre-owned and used merchandise in addition to new products. GameStop has accessories for gaming systems, including controllers, memory cards, chargers and more. They also sell gaming furniture, like gaming chairs, TV mounts and stands for the musical instruments in games like Rock Band and Guitar Hero.
GameStop - Leading gaming retailer
GameStop was launched in 2000 as a spin-off from Dallas based Babbage's Etc. In 2002 the company went public on the New York Stock Exchange. The retailer now operates over 6,600 stores in 15 countries and has over 14 million unique visitors per month on its browser based game site Kongregate. The company is based in Grapevine, Texas and employs approximately 45,000 employees worldwide. As of 2011, GameStop reached over $9 billion in annual revenue. The company ranks as a Fortune 500 company. In Europe, the company has over 50 stores in Norway and over 300 stores in France. They also own a magazine called Game Informer, which is subscription based and offers reviews and news related to the gaming industry.