GameStop Buys Slightly Used Impulse, Spawn Labs

Game retailer GameStop is buying Impulse, the video game digital distribution subsidiary of Stardock and rival to Valve's Steam. GameStop also bought game streaming outfit Spawn Labs, which will bring "immediate access to a wide selection of high-definition video games on demand on any Internet-enabled device." Sure sounds like they're taking on OnLive. More details at the official announcement.

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NO, NO, NO, NO, NO! Somebody stop the EVIL GameStop! Help put them out of business. Pawn shops, Craigslist, Ebay,, Amazon, Goozex. ANYTHING but GameStop! Puke.