Midweek Moneysaver: Hell, Yes They're Already Taking Preorders for Assassin's Creed III

This Wednesday edition of Kotaku's The Moneysaver catches all the offers, promotions and bargains that can't wait until the weekend. The Midweek Moneysaver is brought to you by Dealzon.

Software

• Oct. 30 release Assassin's Creed 3 (PC download) is $44.99 from Amazon, $5 off list price. Also available for pre-order, 360 and PS3 for $59.99 with free SteelBook case. [Dealzon]

• Tuesday's release Mass Effect 3 (PC Download) is $48 from Green Man Gaming, a nice 20 percent discount from list price and $10 off the next best, $58. [Dealzon]

• Tuesday's release Street Fighter X Tekken (360, PS3) is $49.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $57. [Dealzon]

• Tuesday's release MLB 12: The Show (PS3) is underwhelming at $54.99 plus $2.95 shipping from Overstock.com. Elsewhere full $60. [Dealzon]

MLB 2K12 released Tuesday for most consoles, but no discounts seen yet. [Dealzon]

• Mar. 13 release FIFA Street (360, PS3) is $44.99, free shipping from Toys ‘R' Us. Next best is $57. [Dealzon]

• PS Vita games are "Buy 1, Get another 50 percent Off" from Toys ‘R' Us. [Dealzon]

Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (360, PS3) is $39.99 from Amazon, matching Best Buy and Buy.com sales this week. Elsewhere $58 and up. [Dealzon]

Final Fantasy XIII-2 (360, PS3) is $44.99, free shipping from Amazon. Next best is $57. [Dealzon]

Batman: Arkham City (360, PS3) is $29.99, free shipping from Best Buy. Next best is $40. [Dealzon]

Sniper Elite (Wii) is $17.99, free shipping from Buy.com. Next best is $25. [Dealzon]

Shinobi (3DS) is $16.92 from Amazon. Next best is $38. [Dealzon]

A Game of Thrones - Genesis (PC Download) is $9.99 from Amazon. Elsewhere $40. [Dealzon]

Cities XL 2012 (PC Download) is $9.99 from Amazon. Elsewhere $40. [Dealzon]

Divinity 2: The Dragon Knight Saga (PC Download) is $5.99 from Amazon. Elsewhere $40. [Dealzon]

Hardware

• OCZ Agility 3 SSD 240GB with Mass Effect 3 game is $267.99 after rebate, free shipping from NewEgg. Separately $320. [Dealzon]

• Xbox 360 4GB console with Kinect Bundle is $255.98, free shipping from Amazon. Usually $300. [Dealzon]

• Xbox 360 4GB Console with two controllers and free bonus game is $229 plus $9.97 shipping from Walmart. Choose from 13 titles, including Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Separately $260. [Dealzon]

• PlayStation 3D Display Bundle with MLB 12: The Show is $299.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $390. [Dealzon]

• Gigabyte Radeon HD 6770 1GB Video Card with Dirt 3 game coupon is $68.89 after rebate, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $102. [Dealzon]

• EVGA GeForce GTX 550 Ti 1GB Video Card is $114.99 after rebate, free shipping from TigerDirect. Next best is $130. [Dealzon]

• Samsung 24-inch S24A350H 1080p 2ms LED Monitor (Refurbished) is $199, free ship from Buy.com. Next best is $257. [Dealzon]

Dell XPS 15 15.6-inch laptop with Quad Core i7-2670QM, 8GB RAM, GeForce GT 540M 2GB is $879.99, free shipping from Dell Home. That's cheapest ever by $20 and $170 off the usual price of $1,050. [Dealzon]

Dell XPS 8300 desktop with Quad Core i7-2600, 16GB RAM, Radeon HD 6670, Blu-ray is $1,199.99, free shipping from Dell Home. That's cheapest ever by $40 and $200 off the usual price of $1400. [Dealzon]

As always, smart gamers can find values any day of the week, so if you've run across a deal, share it with us in the comments.