Newegg Courts Gamers With Deals, Prizes

Los Angeles-based online electronics and technology retailer Newegg is targeting video game enthusiasts this month, with a number of deals and giveaways, the company said Thursday. Newegg said it is making all of October "Gametober", and will offer up a sweepstakes, deals on various gaming systems and titles, plus it will offer up six months of free membership to its Premier Customer program to people who purchase more than $300 during the month; the company also has rolled out special financing offers and more in the promotion.