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2 years ago#1
well about 200 stores that is. That still leaves them with 6,450 stores so don't freak you GameStop lovers. I personally haven't set foot in one in at least 2-3 years after discovering how amazing ordering on Amazon, Newegg, etc is. I wonder if their downfall will continue.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-15/gamestop-plans-to-close-200-money-losing-u-s-outlets.html
2 years ago#2
Barely even newsworthy. Companies close down unprofitable stores all the time.
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2 years ago#3
News from mid December.
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2 years ago#4
Think they'll sell the stores as new instead of used?
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2 years ago#5
Perfect Light posted...
Barely even newsworthy. Companies close down unprofitable stores all the time.


Especially if there are other stores nearby to pick up those sales or are seeing good profits from their website. This doesn't mean anything bad for them really.
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2 years ago#6
Carte360 posted...
Think they'll sell the stores as new instead of used?


This made me lol
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2 years ago#7
Hahaha...
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2 years ago#8
inb4 the end of the gaming industry
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2 years ago#9
Ugh... I'll get kind of annoyed if they close down the store here. Nearest one after that is a hour away, minimum. Amazon gets more of my business anyway, but that'd still chap my ass a little.
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2 years ago#10
Good they have a very poor service and shouldn't come to Canada.Only gaming store I can trust is Future shop Canada.
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