[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]
November 11, 2013 (Maryland, USA) - Plus One PR & Effectual
Media today announced that their new platform,
launched their new crowdfunding
campaign on GoFundMe. The goal of
GameBuyer is to introduce an effective new
platform for buying and selling console games amongst gamers.
"If you play video games on any console, chances are there has
been a time you have wanted to either sell a game you no longer
play, or maybe want to sell it so you can buy a new game. If so,
chances are you have been discouraged by the avenues available to
First there's retail stores like GameStop that say they are
giving you a good deal... (How's $20 for a brand new game you paid
$60 for yesterday a "good deal" ?!).
Second, you have the option of utilizing eBay to sell your game,
but after shipping and fees you usually end up getting just a
little more than you would if you just went to GameStop, not to
mention it's such a hassle.
Third, you always have the option of trying to find someone in
person to buy the game off you, on Craigslist or the like, but
sometimes it's too difficult to find someone in your local area
interested in the game you're trying to sell, and even if you find
one, can you trust them? Most Craigslist "arrangements" fall
through one way or another.
Perhaps you have been on the other side of this scenario -- a
gamer looking for a new game to play or to try out. Chances are,
you've encountered a similar predicament as the gamer trying to
sell a game. GameStop saves you a whopping $5 if you buy the game
used, games on eBay end up costing about the same, and once again
you may not be able to find the game you're looking for locally on
As a gamer who has been on both sides of this problem, I have
decided to create a solution to this problem!
is an innovative new platform to orchestrate an
innovative new approach for both buyers and sellers for console
You can view and post our GoFundMe campaign using the following
If you do a write-up regarding our campaign be sure to let me
know and we can link back to you on our campaign and website for
your support. Thank you!