GameStop Takes EXPO 2014 to California
Annual Video Game Gathering One of the Fastest Growing Consumer Events in U.S.
Tickets for EXPO 2014 on Sale Today
GRAPEVINE, Texas -- May 14, 2014
GameStop (NYSE: GME), a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most
popular technologies affordable and simple, is inviting the public to
experience GameStop EXPO 2014, its annual gaming tradeshow. This exclusive
event will take place September 9-10 at the Anaheim Convention Center in
EXPO 2014 will offer access to more than 300,000 square feet of video gaming
fun and technologies, including the latest consoles, upcoming games from top
developers, such as Activision Blizzard, Electronic Arts, Microsoft, Sony
Computer Entertainment of America, Take Two Interactive, and Warner Bros.
Interactive Entertainment, thought-provoking panels with industry elite, and
celebrity signing opportunities.
“With GameStop EXPO heading into its third year, we have seen the show double
in size and attendance year over year,” said Tony Bartel, president at
GameStop. “With more than 80 video gaming partners and 5,000 attendees at the
show in 2013, we are ready to make this year’s show even bigger and better,
allowing gaming fans of all ages to experience the video gaming’s latest
products before they hit shelves.”
Attendees will have access to GameStop's partners, top gaming publishers,
favorite console and tablet suppliers, and accessory vendors. They will be
able to play not-yet released, hotly-anticipated titles, check out
never-before-seen footage, and much more.
Registration opens today, May 14. Ticket options include:
*Early bird general admission for Wednesday, September 10 for $40
*A limited number of *VIP passes for $110. VIP admission includes:
*VIP-only events on Tuesday, September 9
*Early admittance to the show floor on Wednesday, September 10
*Access to the VIP lounge, gaming tournaments, and panel discussions
featuring some of the biggest names in the industry
*Swag bag of gaming goodies
*New this year is a VIP PLUS admission for $175, which includes all the
benefits of the VIP ticket and adds the ability to line jump at all the
*Also available is the student ticket. This $20 pass is available on-site
only starting at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 10. The ticket allows
EXPO access to students and late arrivals from 3:00 p.m. until close.
Ticket purchases are payable with PowerUp Rewards™ points or credit card,
online at www.gamestop.com/expo or at your local GameStop store.
For more information on becoming a GameStop PowerUp Rewards member, visit
For more information about GameStop EXPO, details on the VIP experience and to
register for the show, visit http://www.gamestop.com/expo.
Attendees must be 17 years of age or older or accompanied by an adult. Some
activities or games may feature mature content. Exhibitors reserve the right
to censor content for guests under the age of 17 even when a consenting parent
or guardian is present.
*Adults who purchase VIP and VIP PLUS tickets do NOT have to purchase a VIP
ticket for their children under the age of 17. Purchase a general admission
ticket for your child and he/she will be allowed to accompany you to all VIP
events. With this option General Admission children will not receive VIP swag
About GameStop Corp.
GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in
Grapevine, Texas, is a global, multichannel video game, consumer electronics
and wireless services retailer. GameStop operates more than 6,600 stores
across 15 countries. The company’s consumer product network also includes
www.gamestop.com; www.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game
Informer^® magazine, the world’s leading print and digital video game
publication; www.buymytronics.com, an online consumer electronics trade-in
platform; Spring Mobile, an authorized dealer of AT&T wireless services; and
Simply Mac, the largest certified specialist of Apple’s full line of products.
General information on GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company's
corporate website. Follow GameStop on Twitter @www.twitter.com/GameStop and
find us on Facebook @www.facebook.com/GameStop.
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