How to Open a Gamestation Store

If you want to open a gamestation store, there are some things that you should do.

You can start with a business plan to serve as your guide in finding the right location, supplier, and how you can advertise the business to potential customers. With a good plan, financing will be very easy.

How to Open a Gamestation Store

Do you love to play games? Today, the young and old are truly enjoying various kinds of gamestations. In the UK, the gamestation is one of the most popular. You don’t have to establish a big time gamestation and since you’re just starting out, you can begin with a small-scale business. To ensure that you’re following the right track, you must create a comprehensive business plan. Determine the regulations and laws in your region about gamestations. You will have to apply for a business license so that you can operate the business legally.

Choosing an ideal location is very important. The best place to start this type of business is near malls because you can find lots of foot traffic. Find a supplier of the gamestations. You will need several gamestations to cater to the needs of potential customers. This can be costly so you will have to apply for a business loan using your business plan. If you can prove to potential lenders that your business is viable, you can easily secure the needed capital. Lease out the space instead of purchasing it to lower the overhead costs. Purchase other equipment, furniture, and fixtures to decorate the gamestation store properly.

Other Requirements

Aside from allowing your customers to play in your gamestation store, you can also sell items. Among the items that you can sell are CDs of Play Stations and other gaming devices. There are many game-related items that you can sell. Determine the ones that you want to sell. If you want, you can conduct a simple survey to determine which items are saleable in your local area. Hire the needed staff to help you with the day to day store operations.

Promoting the business is one of the toughest tasks but with the business plan in place, you can easily advertise. There are many methods that you can use like sending out flyers, banners, and business cards. Talk to your friends and family to help spread the word about your gamestation. A gamestation store is easy to manage especially if you have passion for this type of business. If you’re an avid gamer, you will love the games played by your customers. Selling the items will also be very easy because you know a great deal about the games. Develop a business plan today and have a step by step guide to start a gamestation store. This is your chance to earn great money and with hard work, you’re sure to achieve success.


  • Avinash B G said on August 27, 2011
    Hi, I am Avinash from mysore, karnataka, India. I have this plan of opening a game station in my place. Please feel free to give me inputs on the same.
  • Kahikaeta Thom said on October 14, 2011
    Currently I m a student at the University of Namibia and i will be done with my study this year. So, I want to open this business probably by next year
  • pradeepkuma said on March 20, 2012
    I would like to start a gamestation at Perumbavoor, near to Kochi Kerala. Please advice me regarding the products and cost. 9048505832
  • Shuaibnaaz said on March 27, 2012
    Hi friends i need idea to open playstation in my location.mail me how much cost need to open plz help me
  • Vivek Gandhi said on April 24, 2012
    I am interested in opening a game station at my place in Madhya Pradesh, please let me know the cost related with it and how to start the project. I mean whom to contact , where to contact?
  • Dinesh said on June 29, 2012
    Please let me know where i can collect or purchase games station for starting a business of game station.
  • Tom said on August 1, 2012
    Hi think it is a great idea to open a game store in my home country - that is Poland. please let me know what requirements I have to fulfill , and who am I suppose to contact.
  • Patrick said on March 6, 2013
    Kindly let me know the details of purchase of equipments
  • salim said on April 2, 2013
    Am salim ogar a ugandan by nationality, a student at kampala university (Ug). guys I also want to open up a play station in my place, so guyz i need your ideas and options about the business please.
  • Robert. T said on June 19, 2013
    I want to start with 6 playstation game, please advice me on what to do. Uyo, Akwa ibom, Nigeria
  • yuvarajkuber said on August 1, 2013
    am from tamilnadu chennai. i want to start gamestore plz help where can i bought games items and who am i suppose to contact . ( my num 7299922473)
  • jovinz said on January 23, 2014
    i am planing to start a game station in kerala/ pls let me know from where can i get the gaming machines
  • Masimbi Yasin said on April 25, 2014
    hi, am in Uganda, Africa. i would like to start a game station store
  • Curtis kaonga said on May 6, 2014
    Hi, I have always wanted to open a gamestation store in my country zambia but I do not have the necessary funds. Please send me ideas and details of purchase of equipments and decorations
  • MUHWEZI RAYMONDVILLE'S said on November 12, 2014
    Hi am planning to open up a game station in Kampala, Uganda. I would love to know the required things needed to start one
  • ssebbamba alfred said on July 3, 2015
    Hi am planning to open up a game station and a gamestorein Kampala, Uganda. I would love to know the required things needed to start one
  • Teboho Mokhobo said on August 4, 2015
    Welkom Free state South Africa Can You In Hence My Knowledge With This Business As I'm A gamer And Have A library Worth Over 120 Discs Have A dream Of Owning Such A Business...
  • Batcha said on August 10, 2015
    I have a plan to start a new games station in my place (Udumalpet near coimbatore, Tamil Nadu , India) Please give valuable ideas and where to purchase games kits
  • masimbi exit said on September 29, 2015
    i am starting a gamestation probably next year please send me some advice africa Uganda kampala busega
  • Raghunandan said on October 27, 2015
    My business location is Hassan(district), Karnataka(state), Please advise me the further process,
  • Amal Sugath said on November 2, 2015
    Can you please share some ideas how to open the gaming station.
  • mohd irshad said on January 30, 2016
    Hi i am start gaming station in Delhi India please help for setup thanks.
  • Harrison Phiri said on March 30, 2016
    I have had this dream for a long time and now i really want to come true.If you can help me with the setup i would be very glad . What really are the most important things to have when opening up game station.
  • Pradeep Meshkar said on June 3, 2017
    Inform me plz
  • Juliano Capita said on January 25, 2018
    Hi fellas my name is Juliano Capita, i am from Angola, i am very interesting to open game station in my country. I have partner that we are going to open together but we need to know abouy busisnes plan, approche for the business please let me know how we get it on many thanks.
  • Bilal said on June 4, 2018
    I want to start Gamestation plz suggests on budgets and access machine others. in Kerala India. Contact:, 0917909155216
  • Solomon said on October 20, 2020
    Hello would love to open a gamestation in my area juba South Sudan African and I wld need some advice regarding the games and costs involved +256781252214
  • KAGOGWE RICHARD said on October 25, 2020
    Hello am Kagogwe Richard from Masaka, i like to open up a game station in Masaka i need some advice and costs of the business
  • KAGOGWE RICHARD said on October 25, 2020
    My contacts are +256705019519 & +256771998681
  • tasaduq hussain said on March 28, 2022
    hi i want open game station in kashmir kindly help My mobile number 9906453130 email


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