UK high street video game retailer GAME set to end in-store pre-orders

Exclusive: GAME to Stop Taking Deposits for In-Store Pre-Orders Starting August 1

TechRadar Gaming has obtained exclusive information that UK video game retailer GAME will no longer be accepting deposits for in-store pre-orders as of August 1, 2024.

An internal staff memo revealed this decision, stating that as part of the integration into Frasers Group, GAME will cease taking deposits for future releases in-store. From August 1 onwards, customers will not be able to place any further deposits at GAME stores.