Made Profit in Fiscal Q4, But Lost Nearly a Half Billion Dollars for Year
March 27, 2020
An early indication of the demand for at-home entertainment in the coronavirus era has come in the form of GameStop’s reported same store sales for March, which were up 2%.
Wizards of the Coast Suspends WPN Qualifiers and Premier Series Events For 'Magic: The Gathering' Due to Coronavirus
COVID-19 Continues to Put a Hurt on Organized Play Events
March 23, 2020
Wizards of the Coast has cancelled all WPN Qualifiers and Premier Series events that would occur before May 10 due to COVID-19 concerns.
Coronavirus Games Biz Round-Up
March 23, 2020
We round up here recent events in the hobby games business in the unfolding Coronavirus Crisis of 2020.
Wizards of the Coast Adds Coronavirus Accommodations for 'Ikoria: Lair of the Behemoths' Prereleases
Allows Players to Participate in At-Home Events
March 16, 2020
Wizards of the Coast announced that it has added new options for retailers to enable their customers to participate in a prerelease for Ikoria: Lair of the Behemoths without attending an in-store event.
Up at Least 5% in Tough Year for Publishers
March 9, 2020
The hobby games channel continued its unprecedented growth in 2019, up at least 5% from 2018, behind double digit growth in collectible games and RPGs and solid years in other categories.
Column by Scott Thorne
March 8, 2020
This week, Scott Thorne takes a look how COVID-19 is affecting GAMA Expo this year, and which there seminars seem interesting.
Four Exhibitors Added; Total Now 179, Up from 151 Last Year
March 6, 2020
Another nine exhibitors have pulled out of GAMA Expo, while four companies from the waiting list have decided to exhibit.
Seven Exhibitors in All
March 5, 2020
Seven companies have withdrawn from next week's GAMA Expo over coronavirus fears, GAMA announced to its members today.