GameStop Now Taking Pre-Orders for Sony PlayStation®5 and Sony PlayStation®5 Digital Edition
GameStop announced today it is now taking pre-orders for the Sony
PlayStation®5 and Sony PlayStation®5 Digital Edition consoles.
Pre-orders for the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S will begin Sept.
22 at 8 a.m. PST. Both next-gen consoles are scheduled to arrive on
store shelves November 10 (Xbox Series X and S) and November 12
(Sony PlayStation 5 and Sony PlayStation 5 Digital Edition)
respectively. Customers can pre-order both consoles at GameStop
(while supplies last) by going online at www.gamestop.com, using
the GameStop mobile app, or by visiting any of the more than 3,300
GameStop locations in the U.S.
“The wait is finally over. Customers are able to pre-order the
highly anticipated next-generation PlayStation5 console today, and
Xbox Series X and S consoles on Sept. 22 across GameStop’s digital
and in-store retail platforms,” said Chris Homeister, chief
merchandising officer for GameStop. “These consoles are going to be
in high demand, so we’re encouraging our customers to make plans
now to reserve their system while supplies last.”
The PlayStation 5 and the PlayStation 5 Digital Edition will
retail for $499.99 and $399.99 respectively, while the Xbox Series
X and Xbox Series S will retail for $499.99 and $299.99. Customers
will be limited to purchasing only one version of each next-gen
console per household.
To help players experience the full features and benefits of the
next-gen consoles, GameStop is offering a complete line of
games and accessories for both consoles. For a complete list of
PlayStation 5 games and accessories to pre-order today, visit
Gamestop.com/video-games/playstation-5. Customers are encouraged to
visit www.GameStop.com on Tuesday, Sept. 22 to learn more about all
the Xbox games and accessories that will be available for
In addition, GameStop today is introducing a new same day
delivery service from its more than 3,300 U.S. stores. Beginning in
October, GameStop will be teaming up with leading on-demand
carriers to offer this new service to allow customers to enjoy
doing their online shopping from the comfort of their home by
visiting GameStop.com or the GameStop mobile app, and to know their
purchases will arrive that same day or game release night through a
secured same day delivery service. The new delivery service will be
available at competitive price points so all game enthusiasts can
lever the new service.
GameStop is also introducing a broad spectrum of new flexible
payment options. Those payment options include:
GameStop Credit CardThe GameStop credit card
allows customers to leave the store that same day with their
purchases and pay their balance off in 30 days or conveniently over
time. Customers can enjoy additional benefits when they tie their
credit card to their PowerUp Rewards loyalty account. To apply
online, visit the GameStop Credit Card site.
Rent-to-Own (coming soon)The new
flexible rent-to-own payment option gives shoppers access to
thousands of gaming items with minimal up-front money, allowing
them to pay off their purchase between 30 days and 12 months.
GameStop is working with Progressive Leasing to offer this
rent-to-own service. Soon, customers will be able to sign up for
the service online or in-store through a mobile device.
Buy Now, Pay Later GameStop is working with
QuadPay and other leading alternative payment
platform providers to offer customers the option to pay off
their purchase in four installments over six weeks with no
additional fees. Customers can sign up for this service at any
GameStop store location or via www.gamestop.com or the GameStop
Customers can also fund the purchase of either of these systems
by utilizing GameStop’s trade-in program by trading in current
generation consoles toward the pre-order of the new PlayStation 5
and Xbox Series consoles.
Finally, GameStop will also offer customers the opportunity to
take advantage of Xbox’s new subscription service – Xbox All Access
– to help them get into the next generation of Xbox gaming with no
upfront cost. From $34.99 per month for Xbox Series X and $24.99
per month for Xbox Series S, customers will get the latest Xbox
console – plus 24-months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate with instant
access to over 100 high-quality console and PC games. Players will
also have the ability to join friends with online multiplayer.
Homeister concluded by saying, “As these new consoles launch
later this year, we are taking steps today to enhance our shopping
experience by introducing a wide array of new payment options as
well as a same day delivery service to better serve our customers.
Whether a customer wants to purchase one of the new PlayStation 5
or Xbox Series systems, along with any of the latest video games
and accessories, our new financial payment options and same day
delivery service offers convenience, flexibility and affordability
to meet each individual customer’s needs.”
To ensure gaming fans have a chance to purchase any of the new
next-generation consoles and/or accessories, GameStop is
encouraging customers to check store availability as quickly as
possible or visit www.GameStop.com.
About GameStopGameStop, the world’s 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. GameStop also offers fans a
wide variety of POP! vinyl figures, collectibles, board games and
more. Through GameStop’s 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. GameStop Gives,
the retailer’s social responsibility arm, unites with its
associates and guests in supporting charity by giving more
than $20 million since 2015. The retailer operates
thousands of locations around the world under
the GameStop, EB Games, ThinkGeek
and Micromania retail brands. Fans can find their local
GameStop store using the company’s online store locator
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