GameStop Launches 2015 Holiday Layaway Program For Customers to Reserve and Pay for the Hottest Hardware, Headsets and Hard-Drives Heading into the Holidays

GRAPEVINE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The holidays are quickly approaching and GameStop, a global family of
specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies
affordable and simple, announced today that it is launching its 2015
holiday layaway program with some of the most sought after products this
holiday season.

Beginning today, and continuing through December 20, customers will have
the option to reserve and pay for many of this year’s top holiday
products including video game consoles, headsets, and hard drives
through GameStop’s layaway program.

“The holidays have a tendency of sneaking up on people, and causing
stress during a time meant for joy and sharing gifts with loved ones,”
said Eric Bright, director of merchandising. “We have listened to
feedback from our customers and are starting layaway earlier than ever
before this year. By offering customers the opportunity to reserve and
pay for a product over time through our layaway program, GameStop is
making shopping easier and more affordable for gift-givers this holiday

GameStop is offering customers the opportunity to purchase the following
items through its 2015 holiday layaway program:


  • Nintendo Wii U Mario Kart 8 Bundle
  • Nintendo 3DS XL (Black & Red)
  • Microsoft Xbox One Gears of War Bundle (500Gb)
  • Sony PlayStation Vita (Wifi)


  • PS4/PS3 Sony Gold Wireless Headset
  • PS4 Stealth 500P Headset
  • Xbox One Turtlebeach XO1 Headset
  • Xbox One Astro A40 Headset

Hard drives:

  • PS4 1TB Solid State Hybrid hard drive
  • Xbox One/Xbox 360 2TB Portable hard drive

Upcoming items (Dates TBA):

  • PlayStation 4 Uncharted Bundle
  • PlayStation Vita Aqua Blue
  • Xbox One Holiday Bundle
  • Xbox One Elite console

The holiday layaway program provides customers a simple and efficient
gift-giving option this holiday season. A $25 minimum deposit is
required to start a layaway contract, and all layaways must be paid-off
and picked-up at the store location where the original deposit was made
by the end of operating hours on December 24, 2015.

For more information about the GameStop layaway program and to learn
more about the products offered, speak to a local GameStop store Game
Advisor or visit

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 6,800 stores across 14 countries. The company’s consumer
product network also includes;,
a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer® magazine, the
world’s leading print and digital video game publication and the
recently acquired Geeknet, Inc., parent company of ThinkGeek,,
the premier retailer for the global geek community featuring exclusive
and unique video game and pop culture products. In addition, our
Technology Brands segment includes Simply Mac and Spring Mobile stores.
Simply Mac,,
operates 72 stores, selling the full line of Apple products, including
laptops, tablets, and smartphones and offering Apple certified warranty
and repair services. Spring Mobile,,
sells post-paid AT&T services and wireless products through its 590 AT&T
branded stores and offers pre-paid wireless services, devices and
related accessories through its 69 Cricket branded stores in select
markets in the U.S.

General information about GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the
company’s corporate website. Follow @GameStop
on Twitter and find GameStop on Facebook at


Kyle Stephenson
GameStop Corp.