WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                             CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
                          TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
                         SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

  Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 9, 2005 (June 9, 2005)

                                 GAMESTOP CORP.
             (Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)

                 (State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)

      1-31228                                            75-2951347
(Commission File Number)                     (IRS Employer Identification No.)

   625 Westport Parkway, Grapevine, Texas                         76051
  (Address of Principal Executive Offices)                      (Zip Code)

                                 (817) 424-2000
               Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code

2250 William D. Tate Avenue, Grapevine Texas                      76051
         (Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

     Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to
simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the
following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):

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    CFR 230.425)

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Item 8.01   Other Event

     On June 9, 2005, GameStop Corp. and Electronics Boutique Holdings Corp.
jointly issued a press release announcing that the waiting period under the
Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 had expired as of 11:59
p.m. Eastern Time on June 8, 2005. A copy of the joint press release is attached
as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01   Financial Statements and Exhibits.

     (c)  Exhibits

          99.1  Press Release dated June 9, 2005.



     Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                  GAMESTOP CORP.

Date:  June 9, 2005               By: /s/ David W. Carlson
                                      Name:  David W. Carlson
                                      Title: Executive Vice President and
                                              Chief Financial Officer


                                 EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit     Description
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99.1        Press Release dated June 9, 2005.