GameStop looking to reinvent stores with new layouts, e-sports, retro games
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GameStop looking to reinvent stores with new layouts, e-sports, retro games

It’s no secret that video game retailing giant GameStop has been struggling in recent years with lagging sales and store closures. The company is hoping to reinvent itself as more and more consumers shift toward online shopping and digital purchases. To that end, GameStop is looking to test different store concepts. According to a report…

Wii Shop Channel’s closure shows why we still need physical games
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Wii Shop Channel’s closure shows why we still need physical games

After twelve years in business, the Wii Shop Channel closed its digital doors for good today. Last year, Nintendo stopped allowing users to purchase Wii Points for digital products. Yesterday was the last day to redeem any remaining Wii Points toward purchases. While users can still re-download WiiWare and Virtual Console titles, as well as…