Updated: 03/13/2021 by Computer Hope
Founded in 1984 by Daniel DeMatteo, Richard Fontaine, and Leonard Riggio, GameStop sells video games and gaming accessories for gaming consoles and computers. GameStop also sells collectibles, including figurines based on video game characters.
GameStop was originally named “Babbage’s” when founded in 1984. The company changed its name to “GameStop” in 1999.