Play Your Way – GameStop Twitter Party Filled With Fun!

by Erica

Families are coming together for game time, and introducing a whole new element of fun as they spend time enjoying each other while playing games on their Wii, Xbox360, Playstation 3 or other gaming systems.

At GameStop you can take the fun to a whole new level as you play your way.

Whether you are playing for family time, fit time or me time, GameStop has the games and gear for you.

And right now, if you purchase $59.99 worth of eligible games or gear at, you can earn one free gift: $15 T.G.I. Friday’s Gift Card (Family Time), $15 Fitness Apparel Gift Card (Fit Time) or a One-Year Magazine Subscription (Me Time).

Twitter Party

We are taking part in the fun as well. On Monday, January 24th, we will join GameStop for 90 minutes of mingling and prizes. We will discuss how we spend time with our families and the best ways to include game time into family nights. GameStop experts will also be on hand to talk with you about the titles that are best for you and your family.

Of course there will also be PRIZES!


During the party, we will be giving away ten games and One Grand Prize Wii Bundle.

Here are the titles that you will have a chance to win. For most titles, you will have your choice of platform.

  • Donkey Kong Country
  • Hasbro Family Game Night 3
  • Just Dance Kids
  • Kinectimals
  • Little Big Planet 2
  • Kirby’s Epic Yarn
  • Super Mario Galaxy 2
  • uDraw
  • Wii Party
  • Eye Pet
  • Wii Sports Resort

Prizes will be open to both US and Canadian shipping addresses.

See, I told you it was filled with fun.

Party Date, Time and Hashtag

Date: Monday, January 24th
Time: 1:00 P.M. ET – 2:30 P.M. ET
Hashtag: #Gamestop

Be sure to follow @5minutesformom, @jilllain, @gsmommaj, @GSGamerGal and bsharum.


Are you coming? Please leave your twitter handle below to let us know that you will joining in on the fun. We can’t wait to see you there.

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Erica has been a part of the 5 Minutes for Mom writing team since the summer of 2008. She is a mom to three little ones - Audrey (7), Isaiah (4) and Christian (3).

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1 Carmen January 21, 2011 at 3:21 pm



2 shelly January 21, 2011 at 4:08 pm

I RSVP’ed just in case; not sure if the princess will take a nap during that time.


3 Mimi January 23, 2011 at 9:10 pm

Woo Hoo see you tomorrow!


4 Toni Moore January 24, 2011 at 1:07 am

Looking forward to this party, see you there! @VectoringMomma


5 michelle helton January 24, 2011 at 4:24 am

Will be there having problem rsvp (@shell7625)


6 Debra B January 24, 2011 at 5:31 am



7 KLM39 January 24, 2011 at 6:30 am

I have never attended a Twitter Party. Can someone please email me and let me know how to do this? KLM39 at or Twitter Verging On. Thank you.


8 stacie January 24, 2011 at 6:43 am

@smw2485 cant wait


9 @sleatham1 shelly aka allysmama January 24, 2011 at 9:10 am

Can’t wait!! We’re a gaming family here!!


10 mary January 24, 2011 at 9:30 am



11 ABeaty January 24, 2011 at 9:37 am

@sf4nynah will be joining!


12 David Ferrandino January 24, 2011 at 9:40 am

I’ll be there but I’m confused how to RSVP


13 David Ferrandino January 24, 2011 at 9:42 am

Oops forgot to give my twitter @dave01568


14 @lisasamples January 24, 2011 at 10:19 am

See you later today!


15 Rachel G January 24, 2011 at 10:25 am

@missing2 will be there!


16 Sabrina January 24, 2011 at 10:36 am

I’ll be there. i went to try and add my twitter name to the list but the form wants a blog name and i don’t have a blog.


17 jennifer barr January 24, 2011 at 11:44 am

I just tried and the same thing happened. Not sure how to get it to work.


18 jennifer barr January 24, 2011 at 11:44 am

my twitter id is:


19 Babette Perrin January 24, 2011 at 10:55 am

Retweeted the party 1/24/11 9:55am @BeautifulBP


20 Babette Perrin January 24, 2011 at 10:56 am

Following @5minutesformom by @BeautifulBP


21 Babette Perrin January 24, 2011 at 10:57 am

Joined the link for Party @BeautifulBP


22 Claudia N January 24, 2011 at 11:00 am

@dealsfan32 , I will be there


23 Audrey January 24, 2011 at 11:13 am

Can’t wait till 1pm!


24 Kevin E January 24, 2011 at 11:14 am

I’ll be there!


25 Judy Bradley January 24, 2011 at 11:16 am

I didn’t know what to put in blog name (do not have one) so I put twitter and now that is what they show for my name instead of @jbafaith – sorry


26 stephmd222 January 24, 2011 at 11:22 am

can’t wait to party with you all @stephmd425


27 Brenda C January 24, 2011 at 11:23 am

hoping to make it… missed your last party :( @elmomomi


28 Cindy Carlson January 24, 2011 at 11:28 am



29 Erin January 24, 2011 at 11:30 am

Looking forward to the party!


30 cathy miller / rewcath January 24, 2011 at 11:32 am

can’t wait to attend


31 Autumn January 24, 2011 at 11:34 am

Cant wait to see everyone!


32 Jennifer January 24, 2011 at 11:39 am

Sounds fun, see yall there.


33 Cheryl Christian January 24, 2011 at 11:53 am

I rsvp’d @PlumSage….I followed @basharum, but there was no tweets and only two followers. The name up top was mispelled so you might check your link.
See ya at party


34 Eileen January 24, 2011 at 11:54 am

“Game On” in about an hour. Wheeeee! @2sic2mooov


35 Betty January 24, 2011 at 12:05 pm

RSVPed – bettycd
There is nothing like a twitter party to attract phonecalls. That said I’m planning on being there and enjoying the party – thanks


36 Henrietta January 24, 2011 at 12:11 pm

Can’t wait! @ahensnest


37 momarabbit January 24, 2011 at 12:13 pm

RSVP, I will be there. Can not get the link to work for me!


38 momarabbit January 24, 2011 at 12:14 pm



39 spmartin122 January 24, 2011 at 12:24 pm

I just RSVP’ed. I can’t wait.

Scott Martin


40 Erica Rivera January 24, 2011 at 12:27 pm

Having trouble with the rsvp. I’ll be there…. @EnJchichi333


41 won January 24, 2011 at 12:28 pm

Off to iron my party dress. Back in a half hour, ready to party! Thanks for the invite.


42 Betsy Hoff January 24, 2011 at 12:35 pm



43 Cindi January 24, 2011 at 12:38 pm

Would luv the chance to win a Wii Bundle! Have wanted one for so long!


44 Busybx6 January 24, 2011 at 12:39 pm

New to blogging, but I’ll be there!


45 Nadine B January 24, 2011 at 12:42 pm



46 ellen January 24, 2011 at 12:47 pm

RSV’ed-hoping it went through, site was kinda sticky :)


47 michelle rosborough January 24, 2011 at 12:50 pm



48 Cathie January 24, 2011 at 12:54 pm

I’ll be there if I can figure out HOW to get there!!


49 ICStarzz January 24, 2011 at 12:57 pm

had a problem RSVPing


50 ferriz January 24, 2011 at 12:58 pm

cant wait! @xferriza2 !!!


51 Cathy B January 24, 2011 at 1:01 pm


cathy b
pbprojecthope at yahoo dot com


52 Penny Ward January 24, 2011 at 1:18 pm

I know it will be fun!


53 Heidi Helene( January 24, 2011 at 1:37 pm

RSVPing…( I thought I already had, but I didn’t see my name up there)


54 victoria lester January 24, 2011 at 2:12 pm

I was having a hard time signing up – so wanted to add it here:


55 Chelsey January 24, 2011 at 2:17 pm

My twitter id is @ sowdandelions but I have no clue how to put it in the linky! (I also have no clue how to play, but it looks like fun!)


56 Ally McEuen January 24, 2011 at 2:36 pm

@sugarbirds see you there


57 Char January 24, 2011 at 3:51 pm

I also can’t figure how to enter the linky. Please include me, I am following everyone listed, thank you.


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