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Does this suspicious message mean Blockbuster stores will make a comeback?

Does this suspicious message mean Blockbuster stores will make a comeback?
Blockbuster store facade / Andrew H. Walker / Stringer / Getty Images Entertainment / Getty Images

After this suspicious message was left on Blockbuster's website recently, fans are wondering if the once popular movie & video game stores will reopen…

“We are working on rewinding your movie,” is the first thing that appears when you visit Blockbuster’s website


Source: blockbuster.com

Though the company still exists, Blockbuster unfortunately closed most of its stores in 2014. In the 90’s and early 2000’s, the retailer reigned in home video and video game rentals, making it your perfect Friday night errand for a home movie night. 

Which is why Blockbuster’s very suspicious message has left fans wondering… will the store chain make a comeback? Or is this simply a tease for a very bad April Fool’s joke?

Recent tweets in January made by the company have also left us asking questions:

Do you think this means Blockbuster stores will make a comeback, Montreal? Stay tuned to find out more!

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