• Microsoft's Xbox deal with GameStop includes a revenue share agreement that gets the ailing retailer a foot in digital retail

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    Microsoft's two next-gen Xbox consoles: The $500 Series X, left, and $300 Series S, right.
    Last week, Microsoft and GameStop announced a partnership that would bring Surface tablets and workplace software into stores, and update the ailing retailer's e-commerce site.
    GameStop would also receive a cut of digital revenue from Xbox consoles sold at its stores as part of the new partnership.
    Like music and movie retail before it, video game retail has struggled with losses as digital storefronts offer video game players an easier way to access games.
    Through this revenue share...
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