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GameFly is happy that Microsoft will keep things "business as usual" in the next console generation, following today's stunning reversal of its Xbox One digital rights management policy, which will now allow rental games again. "I always felt good about the future of GameFly, but I feel better to...

June 19th 2013 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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GameFly has opened a distribution center in Kansas City, Missouri, which we believe qualifies as the by-mail game rental services' first location in "the middle." This is the company's sixth distribution center, with other locations in (most recently) Seattle, Austin (not "the middle," but TEXAS!),...

April 25th 2013 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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GameFly is running a special on select Windows PC downloads, offering up Hitman: Absolution for $12.49, Max Payne 3 for $14.99, Deus Ex: Human Revolution for $4.99, Mass Effect Trilogy for $24.99, Anno 2070 for $17.49 and Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City for $12.49.Late last year, GameFly intr...

March 19th 2013 at 11:55pm 0 Comments
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Despite only arriving on store shelves a month ago, Dead Space 3's price has been dismembered down to just $31.99, thanks to GameFly. Currently marked down to $39.99 on the retailer's site, using the coupon code "GFDMAR20" – which earns you 20% off PC titles – will slice off an addition...

March 4th 2013 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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By-mail and PC on-demand video game rental service GameFly went through a round of layoffs today as part of a restructuring plan. GameFly CEO Dave Hodess expressed the business is aligning itself better to existing console and digital games markets."We studied our business and determined that we co...

February 28th 2013 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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The US Court of Appeals ruled today that Netflix does receive an unfair advantage from the U.S. Postal Service in how it handles DVDs shipped through the system. Reuters reports the court is leaving it up to the Postal Regulatory Commission to create an equitable solution.Netflix receives preferent...

January 11th 2013 at 2:15pm 0 Comments
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GameFly is a company that works like Netflix for video games -- you give them a subscription fee every month, and in return, they send you out a video game at a time, which you can send back when you're done to get another. It's a very popular service among gamers, and so the company has had ex...

November 29th 2012 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Writer Rumble, a word fighting game featuring literary titans beating the thesaurus out of each other, is available now of iOS at $0.99. The game is the first from GameFly Games, the publishing arm of the multifaceted game service.Sean Spector, GameFly co-founder and SVP of business development an...

November 29th 2012 at 5:15pm 0 Comments