Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about Game Kastle franchise opportunities. If you still have questions about this opportunity, please contact us here or request information here and a representative will contact you shortly.
The decision is yours, but upon request our sales team will provide you with assistance in selecting a territory.
Beginning with a comprehensive Certification Training program, site assistance, sales and marketing tools, and pre- and post-grand opening through day-to-day operations including centralized billing/collections, Game Kastle is with you every step of the way. You will receive a confidential Game Kastle Operations Manual and our helpful management staff will communicate with you on an ongoing basis for consultation and assistance.
Game Kastle will work with you to provide support for day-to-day operations of your franchise, which will be covered in the initial and ongoing training sessions. Should you need assistance with software or point of sale terminals, that support will be provided by either a member of our team or an approved vendor.
Depending on your store size and the amount of business you plan to do on a daily basis, you will need to determine how many employees are required. Game Kastle can be managed with a minimal staff, but there may be times at which extra staff may be required (e.g., special events or holidays).
From serious gamers and hobbyists to those just getting started, Game Kastle has something for everyone!
Retail experience definitely helps, but is not a specific requirement.
Once the Franchise Agreement has been signed, and your site has been selected and approved, your new business can be operational in as few as 60-90 days or longer depending on build out of your chosen location.
The total investment required to begin operation of a game store is from $175,000 to $296,500. This includes the initial franchise fee of $37,500.
While we do not offer financing option ourselves, we do have some resources that might be of assistance to you.
Game Kastle will assist you in growing your business through the strategic and tactical implementations of Game Kastle branding and marketing. You will be provided with our Operations Manual, which will assist you in positioning your franchise in your selected location. All corporate and franchised offices participate and share the expense of several advertising programs and campaigns, to which you have access from day one. Because these advertising expenses are shared, all offices can participate in numerous programs to attract the right management candidates for their clients.
Game Kastle is a continuing licensing fee based franchise. Additionally, as mentioned above, Game Kastle offers several marketing and advertising programs, some of which require participation fees to cover materials and expenses.