Midweek Moneysaver: Getting Close to a New Creed

For those with their eyes on Assassin's Creed 3—well, its console release anyway—NewEgg has a discount on its preorder. Otherwise we are fully in the fall release window and few publishers are offering discounts on new titles, although savings can be found on Guild Wars 2, Mists of Pandaria, and Sleeping Dogs. These values plus more than 50 others are below in The Moneysaver!

Software

• Oct. 30 release Assassin's Creed 3 (360, PS3) is $47.99, free shipping from NewEgg through Sunday. Next best is $60. [Dealzon]

Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Storm Generations (360, PS3) is $27.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $30. [Dealzon]

SSX (360, PS3) is $19.99 from Amazon. Next best is $38. [Dealzon]

Star Wars: Kinect (Pre-Owned: 360) is $29.99, free shipping from GameFly. Next best is $35. [Dealzon]

Spider-Man: Edge of Time (Pre-Owned: 360, PS3) is $19.99, free shipping from GameFly. Pre-Owned Wii version is $14.99. Next best is $40. [Dealzon]

Ninja Gaiden 3 (Pre-Owned: 360) is $17.99, free shipping from GameFly. Next best is $27. [Dealzon]

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon (360, PS3) is $15.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $24. [Dealzon]

Ridge Racer: Unbounded (PS3, 360) is $15.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $27. [Dealzon]

Dead Rising 2: Off the Record (360, PS3) is $15.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $20. [Dealzon]

Medieval Moves: Deadmund's Quest (PS3) is $9.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $18. [Dealzon]

Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance (3DS) is $29.99, free shipping from GameStop. Next best is $40. [Dealzon]

• Guild Wars 2 Standard Edition (PC Download) is $47.99 from GameFly. Next best is $60. [Dealzon]

World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria (PC) is $35.99, free shipping from Buy.com. Elsewhere $40. [Dealzon]

Sleeping Dogs (PC download) is $29.99 from Amazon. Next best is $50. [Dealzon]

Torchlight 2 (PC download) is $15.99 from GameFly. List price is $20. [Dealzon]

Need for Speed Ultimate Digital Collection (PC download) is $14.99 from GameStop. Includes Need For Speed - Shift, ProStreet, Undercover, and Shift 2 - Unleashed. Next best is $30. [Dealzon]

Might & Magic: Heroes VI (PC) is $11.99, free shipping from Buy.com. Next best is $18. [Dealzon]

Viva Big Bundle of Games (10 PC downloads) is $9.99 from Amazon. Separately $78. Titles include Airline Tycoon, Grand Ages Rome, and Shadow Harvest: Phantom Ops. [Dealzon]

Singularity (PC Download) is $5.99 from GameFly. Next best is $13. [Dealzon]

Total War: Shogun 2 (PC Download) is $5.99 from Green Man Gaming. Next best is $22. [Dealzon]

• Gamestop is offering "Buy 2 Pre-Owned Nintendo Game Cube Games, Get 2 Free" with over 500 eligible titles. [Dealzon]

Hardware

• PlayStation 3D Display Bundle with MotorStorm is $159.99, free shipping from Best Buy. Next best is $250. [Dealzon]

• Razer Naga Epic Gaming Mouse is $99.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $110. [Dealzon]

• Plantronics GameCom 777 Gaming Headset (Refurbished) is $29.99, free shipping from Buy.com. Next best is $61. [Dealzon]

Gears of War 3 Throat Communicator (360) is $14.99, free shipping from Buy.com. Next best is $28. [Dealzon]

• Diamond Radeon HD 7970 3GB 384-bit GDDR5 PCIe 3.0 HDCP CrossFireX Video Card is $311.99 after rebate, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $425. [Dealzon]

• OCZ 512GB Agility 4 SSD with Upgrade Kit is $299.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $311. [Dealzon]

• SanDisk 480GB Extreme SSD is $319.99, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $362. [Dealzon]

• OCZ 60GB Vertex Plus R2 SSD is $29.99 after rebate, free shipping from NewEgg. Next best is $50. [Dealzon]

• Lenovo 14-inch IdeaPad Y480 209388U with Ivy Bridge Quad Core i7-3610QM, 8GB RAM, 1TB HDD, GeForce GT 640M LE is $749, free shipping from Lenovo. That's cheapest ever by $50. [Dealzon]

• Lenovo IdeaCentre K430 31091MU desktop with Ivy Bridge Quad Core i7-3770, 12GB RAM, GeForce GT 545 1.5GB is $899.99 plus $14.80 shipping from TigerDirect. Next best is $970. [Dealzon]

• Lenovo H520s 47461KU desktop with Ivy Bridge Quad Core i7-3770, 8GB RAM, Radeon HD 7570, Blu-ray is $799, free shipping from Lenovo. That's cheapest ever by $23 and $230 off the usual price of $1029. [Dealzon]

• Gateway FX6860 desktop with Quad Core i7-2600, Radeon HD 6750, 8GB RAM is $699.97, free shipping from TigerDirect. Next best is $994. [Dealzon]

Digital Distribution

The following listing of digital download bargains are grouped by distributor. For more, see Deals4Downloads' roundup.

Adventure Shop
Still Life Bundle is $12.49, save 50 percent.

Amazon
Eve Online: Inferno is $4.99, save 75 percent.
Might and Magic: Heroes VI is $17.31, save 65 percent.
Call of duty Deluxe Edition (Mac) is $10.52, save 65 percent
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine is $16.63, save 45 percent.

Desura
Revenge of Roger Rouge is $1.02, save 66 percent.
Tagimoto is $1.02, save 66 percent.

DotEmu
DotEmu Collection Vol1. is $8.00, save 60 percent.
Silmarils Collection is $6.00, save 60 percent.

GameFly
Prototype is $4.99, save 75 percent.
GUN is $2.49, save 75 percent.
Transformers: War for Cybertron is $4.99, save 75 percent.

GamersGate
SEGA Mega Drive Classic Collection™ Gold Edition is $22.47, save 85 percent.
Section 8 is $4.95, save 83 percent.
Racing Team Manager is $6.95, save 77 percent.
Men of War: Collector Pack is $15.00, save 75 percent.
Silent Hunter Complete is $16.49, save 70 percent.

Gametap
Wargame: European Escalation is $15.98, save 60 percent.
Pro Cycling Manager 2012 is $19.97, save 50 percent.

GMG
Sonic Generations is $7.48, save 75 percent.
Alpha Protocol is $9.98, save 50 percent.

GOG
Soldiers: Heroes of World War II is $3.39, save 66 percent.
Perimeter is $3.39, save 66 percent.
Anachronox is $2.39, save 60 percent.

Impulse
Dragon Age Bundle is $9.99, save 80 percent.
Battlefield 3 is $9.99, save 75 percent.
Medal of Honor Ultimate Digital Collection is $14.99, save 50 percent.

iTunes Store
Dead Space (iPhone) is $0.99, save 86 percent.
The Dark Knight Rises (iPhone) is $0.99, save 86 percent.
MASS EFFECT INFILTRATOR (iPhone) is $2.99, save 40 percent.

Mac App Store
Racing Legends : Speed Evolution (Mac) is $4.99, save 69 percent.
Ikaro Racing (Mac) is $4.99, save 67 percent.

Steam
Total War Master Collection is $31.98, save 75 percent.
Hearts of Iron 3 Collection is $7.49, save 75 percent.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is $29.99, save 50 percent plus free weekend.

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