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Month -- -- -- which is the nation's leading video game retail.
Our next guest says it's poised to be the next blockbuster video which would not be good news now would it.
Joined the company is tech watcher cross -- stick by Ross welcome back -- see again thank you -- essentially you have put games talk on the that's -- I should -- on the death watch yet this is not in the next week we're talking about a few years down the road.
But essentially I mean people going to stores to buy video -- is gonna become a thing of the past.
That they -- deal in the physical you go -- -- -- a physical product to take you come to plug -- in -- I'm playing the -- -- that's -- you decide what's going to -- this -- next generation of consoles is going to be focused on digital distribution -- -- started this generation but essentially people just download games -- don't -- that get their car and -- to restore -- download it straight from the company the -- the new deal for Microsoft yep that's part of what you just download yet -- new -- the new PlayStation -- all beefs -- focused on digital distribution.
So Charles rising cut interest in -- join the the break -- you're getting stock has gone style keeps -- GameStop has gone from what 1616.
In this 34 -- -- forty since August and I think -- prospects and so dame Ross -- why does this stuff goes straight up OK I grant that I can see the -- it's come down apple wanted to go -- in the first place we'll look at if you look at it the spot that if they drop down.
At that was on May seventeenth is when essentially it took a huge dive.
And that was all based on this used game sales they make a ton of money people trading in their games and then reselling them a lot more.
And the new companies coming up are essentially saying.
Well we're not a 100% sure what -- -- games practice is going to be.
So there's a lot of -- so granted it's gone up because this last generation hasn't been very digital centric.
But in the future it's very murky essentially.
Near future we don't really know what the use -- going to be all right I just find it fascinating that so many things you don't actually take.
Physical possession all there -- this music it was a video.
Whether it's video rental on the you don't what do that and you look it -- power records today -- blockbuster video I mean that's the whole point of these companies that sold physical media.
Are not here anymore and you put GameStop righted that -- were around three or four years away but it's it's not looking get -- -- -- the future.
We put them on death watch because you really you know yes that's a lot of pressure to get it yet there is you'll also wore black suit but so just you would not executive is -- you wouldn't buy GameStop.
I can't give up on a long time and I thought it was already on death watch you know to your point that it seems like really just -- -- -- -- a look at figured out.
How to get people in those stores I don't know how you do it.
That Internet it really ruined -- -- -- really I used to go to travel agents you know that that's what that yes.
And nobody -- that -- thrusters stick thanks very much for joining us appreciate it -- could this.
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