Every once in a while I go on the prowl for deals. I’m a gamer after all, but also a human being with a car loan and overdue heating bills and a weakness for the artisanal pasta that costs three times as much as the generic store brand. Deals matter—without them I’d be forced to replay The Witcher 3 for a third time.…
Riot just announced a number of sales it’ll be putting on for League of Legends’ seasonal holiday event “Snowdown,” which will also add a giant Poro King (seen above) to the game’s ARAM map for a limited time. I’d also be into the idea of a Poro champion, but we’ll have to keep waiting for that, sadly. More info here…
Smite’s “Ultimate God Pack,” which gives you every character currently in the game plus any future characters Hi-Rez adds to it, is going on sale tomorrow for $20. I highly recommend it if you have any interest in the game. Except for Dota 2 (which makes every hero free), this is easily the best deal in any MOBA.
At $100, Best Buy's Gamers Club Unlocked was a decent deal for hardcore gamers, but a tough sell for most. Today though, they're dropping the price to $30, which gets you 24 months of the following benefits, among others:
Groupon is taking an extra 20% off local deals, or 10% off getaways and goods today with code TRIPLE. This works sitewide, but here are a few suggestions from the gaming world:
Yesterday, Amazon had a nice sale on downloadable EA games. Today, it's Rockstar's turn. [Several Rockstar Digital Game Downloads are On Sale at Amazon]
If you've been meaning to get a new gaming headset, it seems that today's your lucky day.
We've got ourselves another Humble Weekly Bundle. This time around, you can pay what you want for a collection of games from Japanese developers. [Humble Made in Japan Bundle]
République is one of the most remarkable mobile-first games ever created, and its PC/Mac port is 20% off today on the Humble Store and Steam. [Republique Remastered, $20]
Starting today, Vita owners can save on nearly 40 digital games during Sony's Vita Birthday Sale. Check out the full list here.
Need some new PC gaming gear? Woot is having a great deal on a variety of refurbished Razer products today. [refurb Razer Sale at Woot]
We've got some great gift card deals for PlayStation AND Xbox owners today.
Want to relive some of your favorite SEGA Genesis games? All five Classics Series 10-game packs are only $4 today,
or get all five (50 games) for $6. They unlock on Steam, too. [SEGA Genesis Classics Series Game Packs, $4 each]
We see 10% discounts on PSN gift cards from time to time, but 20% is extremely rare. Grab it while you can.
[$50 PlayStation Network Gift Card, $40]
Green Man Gaming is offering some great prices on new and upcoming digital games in their VIP sale. Here are some highlights, but check out the full list for more. Personally, I'm in for Cities: Skylines.