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GameStop Teams Up with QuadPay to Power Buy Now Pay Later Installment Payments in All Retail Locations and at GameStop.com Ahead of the Holiday Shopping Season

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:10am

QuadPay is available now at GameStops retail stores and at GameStop.com.

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  • QuadPay is available now at GameStops retail stores and at GameStop.com.
  • QuadPay lets consumers split any purchase into four interest-free installments paid over six weeks using their existing credit card or debit card when they shop online or in-store.
  • The retailer operates thousands of locations around the world under the GameStop, EB Games and Micromania retail brands.
  • 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.

InventHelp Inventor Develops New Tabletop Soccer Game to Enhance Fun (LAX-1182)

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 3:00pm

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I love soccer and wanted to create a fun and entertaining game to play at home," said an inventor, from Fontana, Calif., "so I invented FANTASY GOL."

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  • PITTSBURGH, Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "I love soccer and wanted to create a fun and entertaining game to play at home," said an inventor, from Fontana, Calif., "so I invented FANTASY GOL."
  • The patent-pending invention provides a fun, action-style tabletop soccer game for adults or children.
  • As a result, it could spark friendly competition and engaging play and it could help to develop hand-eye coordination and strategic thinking.
  • "My design offers an engaging game option for soccer lovers."

Game Industry Veteran Predicts Future of Games Includes Games Replacing Standardized Tests

Monday, August 17, 2020 - 8:00am

According to industry veteran and Founder of Breakaway Games, Doug Whatley, simulation games capable of being used as a standardized test already exist.

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  • According to industry veteran and Founder of Breakaway Games, Doug Whatley, simulation games capable of being used as a standardized test already exist.
  • Rubin, Founder of CMRubinWorld, Whatley says, "there is real promise for many types of tests to be replaced by games."
  • "I think we will see a game used as a standardized test very soon," he notes.
  • Doug Whatley is an interactive entertainment industry veteran with 30 years of successful game development experience and a lifelong gamer.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Adult Card Game for Marijuana Smokers (BGF-2432)

Monday, July 27, 2020 - 4:15pm

PITTSBURGH, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the growing popularity of card games, two inventors from Pontiac, Mich., decided to add a new twist to traditional card games.

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  • PITTSBURGH, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognizing the growing popularity of card games, two inventors from Pontiac, Mich., decided to add a new twist to traditional card games.
  • Their game has the unique feature of combining friendly competition with marijuana smoking.
  • They developed HITS CARD GAME to afford hours of fun and enjoyment, encourage social interaction and develops strategic skills.
  • "We wanted to create a new fun card game different from anything already on the market made especially for adults who smoke," one of them said.

GameStop Now Requiring All Customers to Wear Face Coverings in U.S. Stores

Friday, July 17, 2020 - 6:10pm

GRAPEVINE, Texas, July 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GameStop announced today it is joining other retailers in requiring all customers to wear face coverings when shopping in all U.S. stores.

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  • GRAPEVINE, Texas, July 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GameStop announced today it is joining other retailers in requiring all customers to wear face coverings when shopping in all U.S. stores.
  • The new safety measure will take effect July 27, providing the Company time to inform customers of the change, post signage in stores and train associates on the new protocol.
  • We believe this is the right thing to do to ensure the health, safety and well-being of our associates and customers from the growing spread of COVID-19, said George Sherman, chief executive officer for GameStop.
  • Any customer with concerns, or health-related issues in wearing a face covering can shop at GameStop online at www.gamestop.com , or the GameStop mobile app.

The Game Agency Launches New JEOPARDY!® Online Group Play™ for Training & Web Conference Calls.

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 3:00pm

training game, TGA optimized the new functionality for the express purpose of grabbing and keeping the attention of web conference participants.

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  • training game, TGA optimized the new functionality for the express purpose of grabbing and keeping the attention of web conference participants.
  • Using the do-it-yourself game builder in The Training Arcade, game hosts can quickly create and launch games on any topic related to the web meeting and keep their web conference attendees actively participating and engaged throughout.
  • "Our new Online Group Play makes web conference participation tools like raising-your-hand or responding to a poll look like tiddlywinks," exclaims Richard Lowenthal, Managing Partner of The Game Agency.
  • Online Group Play is a fantastic way to keep teams mentally and emotionally dialed into web conference calls and virtual training."

InventHelp Inventor Develops Hunting Accessory for Acclimating Wild Game to the Human Form (JHA-221)

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 3:45pm

In other words, they need the element of surprise to bring down a game animal.

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  • In other words, they need the element of surprise to bring down a game animal.
  • Fortunately, two inventors from MacClenny, Fla., has figured out how to trick deer and other wild game into letting their guard down.
  • They developed the patent pending STAND BUDDY to acclimate wild game to a human presence.
  • This durable hunting accessory is also lightweight, portable and easy to use.

How to Conquer Writer's Block During National Poetry Month this April

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

Underling both sets of dice is the understanding that metaphors are really just equations between nouns, adjectives, and objects.

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  • Underling both sets of dice is the understanding that metaphors are really just equations between nouns, adjectives, and objects.
  • Hailed by teachers as "a game changer for teaching creative writing," Metaphor Dice have found their way into classrooms.
  • Anyone who visits the Metaphor Dice website has the opportunity to buy a set for a teacher they do not know .
  • "And I guess they just wanted to make the process a little more of a learning experience."

InventHelp Inventor Develops Eye Catching Dominoes (LVT-156)

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 6:30pm

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "While I was playing dominoes with family members we discussed adding a new addition to this old game," said an inventor from North Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  • PITTSBURGH, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- "While I was playing dominoes with family members we discussed adding a new addition to this old game," said an inventor from North Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • "This inspired me to create eye-catching dominoes that would garner a great deal of attention."
  • He developed LIGHT 'EM UP DOMINOES, patent-pending, which would provide novel entertainment as they would feature eye-catching and attractive designs.
  • Additionally, they could offer a distinct and attractive alternative to conventional, drab dominoes.

GameStop Offers ‘For the Love of the Game’ Deals to Help Gamers Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Their ‘Player 2’

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 4:02pm

With Valentines Day around the corner, GameStop is helping gamers make their Valentines Day legendary with the perfect gifts for their Player 2.

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  • With Valentines Day around the corner, GameStop is helping gamers make their Valentines Day legendary with the perfect gifts for their Player 2.
  • From Feb. 10-15, GameStop is showing its customers extra love by providing great deals on select gaming and collectibles merchandise just in time for Valentines Day.
  • GameStop , the worlds 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.
  • Through GameStops 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.