GameStop Launches 2018 Layaway Program Earlier Than Ever Before

GameStop offers guests No Fee Layaway to reserve the hottest holiday gifts this season

GRAPEVINE, Texas, Aug. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The holiday shopping season is quickly approaching and GameStop is making it easier for customers to purchase the gifts on their holiday shopping list by opening its holiday layaway program earlier than ever before.

Beginning August 31 and continuing through December 19, customers will have the opportunity to start building the ultimate gift pack by reserving and paying for many of this year’s hottest video game consoles, headsets, and memory devices through GameStop’s layaway program.

“Whether a new console or high-performance accessories, we’ve got all the must-have gear on gamers’ wish lists,” said Jason Cochran, senior vice president of U.S. stores at GameStop. “By offering customers the opportunity to reserve and pay for these items over time through our layaway program, GameStop is making shopping easier and more affordable for gift-givers this holiday season.”

For a complete list of items available for layaway, visit https://www.gamestop.com/layaway

Consoles & Controllers:

  • Nintendo 2DS Scarlet Red
  • Nintendo Switch with B/R Joy-Con (*w/Gray Jon-con available)
  • PlayStation 4 1TB Core
  • PlayStation 4 1TB Pro Black
  • PS VR Move Controllers 2 Pack
  • PS4 SCUF Vantage Wired Controller (*Wireless available)
  • PS4 T150 Pro Limited Edition Wheel
  • PS4/PS3 T80 Racing Wheel
  • Yeti Midnight Blue + Overwatch
  • XB One TMX Pro Limited Edition Wheel
  • Xbox One X PUBG Bundle


  • PS4 Gold Wireless Headset – V2 NEW
  • PS4 Platinum Wireless Headset
  • PS4 ASTRO A40 TR+MixAmp PRO/PC Headset (*available for XB One)
  • PS4 ASTRO A50 Wireless Headset (*available for XB One)
  • PS4 ASTRO A20 Wireless Headset (*available for XB One)
  • XB One ASTRO A10 Headset+MixAmp M60
  • PS4 TB Stealth 600 Wireless Headset (*available for XB One)
  • PS4 TB Stealth 700 Wireless Headset (*available for XB One)
  • PS4 Plantronics RIG800HS Wireless Headset
  • TB Elite Pro Tournament Headset

Hard Drives:

  • Seagate 4TB Game Drive for PS4
  • Seagate 4TB Game Drive for XBOne/360

A $25 minimum deposit is required to start a layaway contract. 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 19.

Additionally, customers can save on these products by trading in their old video games, consoles, accessories, and more.

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 www.GameStop.com.

GameStop, 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 toys, 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. The retailer operates thousands of locations around the world under the GameStop, EB Games and Micromania retail brands. Fans can find their local GameStop store using the company’s online store locator tool.

To get the latest news on video gaming and gear, follow GameStop on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube. 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.

Alexis Barsalou
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