Specialties Buy, Sell, Trade. Books, Music, Video, Video Games, Rental Video, Rental Video Games, Used Items, T-Shirts, Guitars, Action Figures, Posters, MP3 Players, Magazines, Greeting Cards History Established in 1968 Founded in 1968, Hastings Entertainment, Inc. is a leading multimedia entertainment retailer that combines the sale of new and used CDs, books, videos and video games, as well as boutique merchandise, with the rental of videos and video games in a superstore format. We currently operate 153 superstores, averaging approximately 20,000 square feet, primarily in medium-sized markets throughout the United States. We also operate www.gohastings.com, an e-commerce Internet web site that makes available to our customers new and used entertainment products and unique, contemporary gifts and toys. The site features exceptional product and pricing offers. The Investor Relations section of our web site contains press releases, a link to request financial and other literature and access to filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Hastings Entertainment is a publicly traded company on NASDAQ under the symbol HAST.