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Newegg Kicks-off Gametober™ with Sweepstakes, Great Deals for Video Game Enthusiasts


Newegg, the top tech-focused e-retailer in North America, is celebrating Gametober™, its annual gamer-focused month, with a sweepstakes, a host of great deals to outfit avid gamers with the latest gear and free Premier membership for shoppers spending more than $200 this month.

"Gaming enthusiasts have always been a key part of our core customer base, and Gametober gives us the opportunity to reward their loyalty with great deals and a chance for great prizes," said James Wu, COO at Newegg. "As we prepare for this year's holiday shopping season, we're stocking the shelves with gaming video cards, monitors, memory and accessories to get the most out of the latest games."

From now until October 19, Newegg will accept entries for its "Game Like A Pro" sweepstakes. One lucky grand prize winner will take home the ultimate gaming package worth more than $3,800, while one first-prize winner and one second-prize winner will receive prize packages valued at $800 and $375, respectively. For more information and to enter Newegg's Game Like A Pro sweepstakes, visit

In addition to the sweepstakes, each week in October Newegg will feature amazing deals on various gaming-related product categories. The first week of October features deep discounts on gaming systems, with subsequent weeks delivering big savings on gaming components, home audio & video, headsets & accessories and great prices on gaming consoles & titles. Keep up with the latest Gametober deals by visiting

Shopping in October will get customers ready for the holidays, too. During the month of October, Newegg is offering six months of free membership to its Premier customer benefit program for customers who make purchases totaling $300+, and three months of free Premier membership for customers who make purchases of $200+. Customers who make qualifying purchases on or via their mobile devices during the month will receive a promo code via email with instructions for their free Premier membership.

Lastly, Newegg has partnered with Synchrony Financial to offer consumer financing via the Newegg Store Credit Card. This is Newegg's best-ever option for customers who wish to finance their purchases, with special financing offers that help make it easy for Newegg's customers to pay for their purchases with convenient monthly payments. Cardholders can enjoy special financing for six months on purchases of $249 to $498.99, while purchases of $499 or more qualify for 12 months special financing. Additionally, the Newegg Store Credit Card carries no annual fee*, making it the perfect choice for customers who want to pay for purchases over time.

Visit regularly throughout the month of October to stay up to date on Newegg's Gametober sweepstakes, deals and other promotions.

*For New Accounts: Purchase APR is 29.99%; Minimum Interest Charge is $2.

About Newegg Inc.

Newegg Inc. is the leading electronics-focused e-retailer in the United States. It owns and operates ( which was founded in 2001 and regularly earns industry-leading customer service ratings. The award-winning website has more than 25 million registered users and offers customers a comprehensive selection of the latest consumer electronics products, detailed product descriptions and images, as well as how-to information and customer reviews. Using the site's online tech community, customers have the opportunity to interact with other computer, gaming and consumer electronics enthusiasts. Newegg Inc. is headquartered in City of Industry, California. The Newegg Hybrid Center is located at 18045 Rowland St., City of Industry, CA 91748.

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