Newegg Unveils Plans for 2016 Gametober™ Initiative

Company to Offer Great Deals, Exciting Sweepstakes During the Month of

the top tech-focused e-retailer in North America, is celebrating this
year’s Gametober™ with great deals on the latest gaming gear, and a pair
of sweepstakes with prizes tailor-made for video game enthusiasts. Each
October gamers await the release of new titles and video game
accessories as publishers and vendors prepare for the holiday rush. This
year, with gaming popularity fueled by the rise of virtual reality (VR)
and eSports, Newegg will be the best place to find everything gamers

“PC gaming is on the rise this year as VR and Pro gamers take center
stage. This Gametober, Newegg will be the place for everyone to join the
fun. We have the right equipment at great prices,” said Merle McIntosh,
Newegg SVP of Sales & Marketing.

Newegg will kick-off Gametober October 1 with a 72-hour flash sale with
deep discounts on video game accessories across all categories, from
gaming laptops to components, and everything in between. Also during
Gametober, Newegg will partner with some of the biggest names in tech –
including Asus, Intel, MSI and Nvidia – to offer exclusive deals.

In addition to great deals on gaming products, customers who shop
Gametober will have the opportunity to enter two sweepstakes:

  • Newegg and Intel’s GEARUP4VR Giveaway features a trio of prizes
    with HTC Vive VR headsets matched with three different VR-ready PCs,
    including a $5K custom-built ABS gaming PC, an MSI VR-ready laptop,
    and a budget-friendly ABS VR-ready desktop.
  • The WD Store-N-Go Sweepstakes gives customers the chance to win
    great prizes, including a 2016 Vespa Primavera 150, an ultimate ABS
    gaming PC with more than 12TB of WD storage valued at over $5K, and an
    8TB WD personal NAS storage system.

For more information about Newegg’s Gametober sweepstakes, visit
And visit
regularly throughout the month of October to stay up to date on Newegg’s
Gametober deals and promotions.

About Newegg Inc.

Newegg Inc. is the leading electronics-focused e-retailer in the United
States. It owns and operates (
which was founded in 2001 and regularly earns industry-leading customer
service ratings. The award-winning website has more than 28 million
registered users and offers customers a comprehensive selection of the
latest consumer electronics products, detailed product descriptions and
images, as well as how-to information and customer reviews. Using the
site’s online tech community, customers have the opportunity to interact
with other computer, gaming and consumer electronics enthusiasts. Newegg
Inc. is headquartered in City of Industry, California. The Newegg Hybrid
Centers are located in City of Industry, CA and Richmond Hill, Ontario.


Newegg Inc.
James Merk, 626-271-1420