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Lock in Your Perks and Load up on Prizes with GameStop's Call of Duty® Modern Warfare 3 “Pick Your Perks” Sweepstakes

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Winners will walk away with their own customized perk packs</i> </p>

Wednesday, October 05, 2011

Lock in Your Perks and Load up on Prizes with GameStop's Call of Duty® Modern Warfare 3 “Pick Your Perks” Sweepstakes16:51 EDT Wednesday, October 05, 2011 GRAPEVINE, Texas (Business Wire) -- If there is one thing Call of Duty® players know it's how to pick their perks. GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), the world's largest multichannel retailer of video games, is bringing those fans and players some awe-inspiring prize selections in the “Pick Your Perks” sweepstakes. From now until Nov. 8, 2011, Call of Duty fans can enter daily for a chance to enjoy the perks of cash, VIP experiences, vehicles and thousands of other Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3-inspired prizes. Fans can pre-order the game at any local GameStop or online at www.GameStop.com and use their receipt or online order confirmation code to enter. The code can be entered once a day at www.GameStop.com/callofduty for a chance to pick custom perk packs including one Pro perk and two additional perks of their choice. Weekly Pro perks include a 2012 Jeep Wrangler Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 Special Edition, a trip around the world, Xbox Ultimate Gaming Bunker, Zero-G experience and $10,000 in cold, hard cash. Additionally, customers have a chance to win instant perks each time they enter. GameStop® PowerUp™ Rewards members will also receive double entries each time they participate. Perk options switch out every Monday at 8:00 a.m. CT with new prize packs available each week. The entry pool resets every 24 hours, so fans can enter once a day during the sweepstakes period. There is a limit of one perk prize per person, family or household. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 will be available at GameStop stores nationwide Nov. 8, 2011. For complete rules and additional details, visit a local GameStop retail location or www.GameStop.com/callofduty. No purchase necessary to participate. Purchase does not improve chances of winning. Void where prohibited. Note: Customers who pre-ordered prior to Oct. 4 can go to www.GameStop.com/callofduty to register. About GameStop GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Grapevine, Texas, is the world's largest multichannel video game retailer. GameStop's retail network and family of brands include 6,582 company-operated stores in 17 countries worldwide and online at www.GameStop.com. The network also includes: www.Kongregate.com, a leading browser-based game site; Game Informer(R) magazine, the leading multi-platform video game publication; Spawn Labs, a streaming technology company; and a digital PC game distribution platform available at www.GameStop.com/PCGames. General information on GameStop Corp. can be obtained at the company's corporate website. Follow GameStop on Twitter @ www.twitter.com/GameStop and find GameStop on Facebook @ www.facebook.com/GameStop. ACTIVISION, CALL OF DUTY AND MODERN WARFARE are registered trademarks of Activision Publishing, Inc. All other trademarks and trade names are the properties of their respective owners. “Activision Publishing, Inc. is not a sponsor of this Sweepstakes. Activision's name and logo, and/or the “Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3” name, logo, and/or materials are used for purposes of promotion and/or prize description only and such use is not intended to suggest or imply Activision's participation, sponsorship, endorsement, or approval of this Sweepstakes.” Beth SharumGameStop817.722.7281bethsharum@gamestop.com