Games/Apps: Tomb Raider DE $30, Metal Gear Ground Zeroes $20, Instapaper free (Reg. $4), more

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In today’s best game/app deals, Amazon is offering the Tomb Raider Definitive Edition for $29.99 with free Prime shipping today matching the best price we’ve seen on the newest generation version of the highly rated game.

Amazon is also offering some classic PS1 (playable on PS3) legacy titles for $9.99 today including Final Fantasy Anthology (Final Fantasy V & VI) and Chrono Cross. For those interested, you’ll also find the Kinect game NBA Baller Beats w/ a real basketball included on Xbox 360 for $9.25 Prime shipped today.

Best Buy has kicked off another One Day Sale with a number of solid game deals including Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes for $19.99 on Xbox One and PS4 (matching low, still available for $15 pre-owned), and special edition wireless 360 controllers (gold, chrome purple and camo) for $39.99 (Reg. $50+).

Head below for today’s best iOS price drops including Instapaper for FREE (Reg. $4), WorldMate for FREE (Reg. $10), Minecraft Explorer Pro for $2 (Reg. $3), Remoter VNC Remote Desktop for $1 (Reg. $3) and more.

In case you missed it earlier this morning the new iOS app bundles are now available with a wide selection of options from games to productivity apps and bundles for kids.

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Amazing Games Mac App Store sale: BioShock $10, Rayman Origins $5, GRID $10, Batman Arkham Asylum $10, more

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Apple is currently running a special promotion for select Mac App Store apps called “Amazing Games – Amazing Prices.” This promo includes limited time pricing on some of the most popular Mac games. Our favorite titles include:

Check out the rest of today’s app/game deals in our morning roundup.
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Games/Apps: Madden NFL 15 (all platforms) from $40, iTunes GC BOGO 20% off, Fantastical 2 50% off, iOS freebies, more

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  • More iOS Apps: djay 2 for iPhone $1 (Reg. $4), FuriouCity FREE (Reg. $2), Cro-Mag Rally $3 (Reg. $4), Running for Weight Loss PRO $3 (Reg. $4)
  • Amazon has Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z $9.99 Prime shipped down from $20

In today’s best game/app deals, Amazon is offering Madden NFL 15 for $39.99 on Xbox 360/PS3 and $49.99 on Xbox One and PS4 down from the regular $60 (matched at Best Buy across all platforms). This is matching the lowest we’ve seen on current gen hardware and $5 under the previous low for 360 and PS3.

Mac Game Store continues to offer a number of great deals including Wolf Among Us for $4.99 (Reg. $25) among many others starting as low as $2.49 like Broforce, LIMBO, Godus and more. In case you may have missed it late last week, Feral dropped the prices on just about all of its best Mac titles including the BioShock games, Batman, Borderlands and many more, you’ll find a complete list below the fold.

LogicProX-iconStaples has an interesting deal on $100 iTunes gift cards today offering buy 1 get the next 20% off. With these two gift cards you can get some solid deals on expensive apps from the Mac App Store including 10% off Apple’s flagship recording software, Logic Pro X (which never goes on sale). Check out our full review of Logic Pro X here.

Head below for best iOS price drops from today and over the weekend like Shellrazer for FREE (Reg. $3), Louvre HD for FREE (Reg. $2), RuneMasterPuzzle for FREE (Reg. $1), Animoog for $15 (Reg. $25), Train Conductor 2: USA for $2 (Reg. $3) and more. In case you missed it over the weekend, Fantastical 2 for iPhone dropped from $10 down to $4.99 and from $15 down to $9.99 on iPad.

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Nintendo introduces nostalgic new NES look for 3DS XL handheld

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Nintendo just recently introduced us to the new 3DS handhelds which come with a host of new additions like a second analog stick, new shoulder buttons and replaceable face plates. And now the company has unveiled a series of new themed 3DS consoles including two Super Smash Bros. variations (red and blue), a blue Persona Q version and one that is sure to strike a nostalgic chord in many of us:

The new NES Edition Nintendo 3DS XL handheld boasts a nostalgic look to anyone familiar with the roots of Nintendo’s home gaming consoles. The hardware itself is designed to look like an old school NES controller on the exterior with matching D-pad and face buttons inside. Nintendo has also created a special edition box for the classic 3DS in the style of the original NES console, look-alike RCA inputs and all.

The GameStop exclusive NES Edition Nintendo 3DS XL will release Oct. 10 at a suggested retail price of $199.99, and is already availble for pre order at GameStop.

The red and blue Smash Bros. version, which is adorned by a number of the upcoming game’s characters, will launch Sept. 19th nationwide in preparation for the October 3rd launch date of Super Smash Bros. The Persona Q edition will come available around November 25th in honor of the launch of Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth. Both models are currently available for pre-order at Best Buy and hold a suggested retail price of $199.99.

Games/Apps: 1 yr. PlayStation Plus $40, $5 Amazon credit w/ pre-orders, Scany $1 (Reg. $4), iOS freebies, more

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Update (9/8 11:10am): Newegg via eBay Daily Deals just hit us with the best value of any Xbox One bundle we’ve ever seen: Xbox One console w/ Kinect, Forza 5, Destiny, and 12-month Xbox Live subscription for $499.99 shipped. That’s the same price that the console w/ Kinect sells for alone.

Update: Amazon has the Logitech PowerShell Controller with Battery for iPhone 5/5S and iPod Touch 5th Gen for $35.99 shipped (Reg. $50)

In today’s best game/app deals, we have 12-month PlayStation Plus memberships for $39.99 shipped down from $50 at Staples. PS Plus memberships come with a host of discounts across the PlayStation Network as well as access to the free game collection which offers a rotating selection of free game downloads. Past titles offered include BioShock Infinite, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Tomb Raider and more.

Amazon is offering a $5 video game credit with the pre-order of a number of titles including Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth, Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor, Assassin’s Creed Unity, Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel and more. Amazon also has Ultra Street Fighter IV on Xbox 360 for $29.99 down from $40 ($33 on PS3), the Microsoft Xbox 360 Controller for Windows $25 (Reg. $40) and the Turtle Beach Ear Force PX51 Premium Wireless Dolby Digital PS4, PS3, Xbox 360 Gaming Headset for $169.99 ($100 off original price).

Head below for the rest of today’s best iOS price drops like Big Bad Sudoku Book for FREE (Reg. $2), Stunt Star: The Hollywood Years for FREE (Reg. $3), Discovr for FREE (Reg. $4), PowerCam for $2 (Reg. $3), Scany – network scanner for $1 (Reg. $4) and many more.

In case you missed it late last week and over the weekend, Hitman Go for iOS is IGN’s free game of the month, Madden NFL 15 dropped to $45 on Groupon and a number of major retailers are offering the $400 Xbox One console with a free game of your choice.

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Buy an Xbox One console and snag any game, including Destiny, for free ($60 savings)

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Update (9/8 11:00am): Newegg via eBay Daily Deals just hit us with the best value of any Xbox One bundle we’ve ever seen: Xbox One console w/ Kinect, Forza 5, Destiny, and 12-month Xbox Live subscription for $499.99 shipped. That’s the same price that the console w/ Kinect sells for alone.

xbox-one-ebay-bundle-dealAfter previewing Microsoft’s free Xbox One game promo in our Friday games post, it has officially gone live this morning. We’ve got all the details of where and how to cash in on it.

Get a free game (up to $59.99 value) when you purchase an Xbox One console. This promo is scheduled to run until September 13th, but we wouldn’t be surprised if popular titles sell out sooner.

Now, retailers are including different console configurations and bundles, which could make it a bit confusing. That’s why we’ve outlined the purchase details from our favorite retailers, including Amazon, Gamestop, Best Buy, and more…

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Games/Apps: Notes Plus $0.99 (Reg. $10), Xbox One w/ free game, Photo Cookbook is the free App of the Week, more

notes-plus-ipad-appUpdate (9/6 2:05pm): Newegg has the Xbox One Madden 15 bundle with a copy of Destiny for $399.99 + $4.99 shipping.

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In today’s best game/app deals, Notes Plus for iPhone and iPad has dropped to $0.99, which is the lowest price it has ever hit. It’s also 90% below the list price of $9.99. Developer Viet Tran proudly proclaims that Notes Plus is the “best handwriting experience.” It features typed text, audio recording, annotation (PDF/Word compatibility), and support for images and shapes. Nearly 5,000 App Store users rate it 4 out of 5 stars, while over half of which are 5 star ratings. Learn how to use Notes Plus with these free video tutorials. This special pricing ends tomorrow.

If you’re interested in note taking and drawing on the iPad , then be sure to check out the new styluses that Wacom announced yesterday.

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Starting this Sunday, September 7th, Microsoft will launch a weeklong promotion that includes a free game ($59.99 or lower) with the purchase of an Xbox One console. And the best part is that this promotion include the Madden NFL 15 bundle and the Forza Motorsport 5 bundle. That means you can pick up a kinectless Xbox One with a copy of Madden NFL 15 and any other game of your choosing for only $399.99. There’s no word yet on specific retailers that will be participating in this promotion, but we’ll let you know as soon as we find out.

Head below for the rest of today’s best iOS price drops including The Photo Cookbook that has gone free as the iTunes App of the Week.

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Games/Apps: Rayman bundle w/ Origins, Legends, more (PC) $15 (Reg. $50+), 3DS Mario & DK titles for $25, iOS freebies, more

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Update: Buy via eBay Daily Deals has a brand new PlayStation 4 console for $359.99 shipped (Reg. $400), within $10 of the lowest we’ve seen.

In today’s best game/app deals, we have spotted some nice PC bundle deals at Newegg today starting with the Rayman Power Pack which includes Rayman 2, 3, Legends, Origins and Raving Rabbids for just $14.99 (Reg. up to $90). Rayman Origins and Legends would run you $50 on Steam alone. Newegg also has the Civ V Complete and Civ IV Complete for $22.50 (both titles would cost you around $40 separately).

In case you missed it last night, Amazon is offering a number of extremely popular 3DS titles for $24.99 each (matching lowest) including Mario Kart 7, Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D, Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Super Mario 3D Land, New Super Mario Bros. 2

Mac Game Store is offering up to 25% to 50% off all Call of Duty titles/content for Mac right now with prices starting as low as $7.50.

Head below for today’s best iOS price drops including ScanBizCards for $1 (Reg. $2), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rooftop Run for $1 (Reg. $4), SimplePhysics for $1 (Reg. $2), Quell Memento for $2 (Reg. $3), SpongeBob Moves In for $1 (Reg. $4 – 4 stars from 9998 Ratings) plus more discounted SpongeBob:

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New apps & updates: Tiny Tower Vegas & Wipeout 2

Update: The popular iOS note taking app Notability has now released on Mac for $9.99Full details here.

We’ve spotted a couple nice new additions to the App Store and Google Play today including the newest Tiny Tower game and the Wipeout sequel. Both Tiny Tower Vegas and Wipeout 2 bring new additions to the formula and mark new iterations on very popular mobile games. Adding both of the original titles together, these apps have received 4.5 star ratings from nearly half a million users. Head below for more details and some preview footage:  Read more

Games/Apps: Amazon summer digital games sale up to 80% off, BioShock releases for iOS, freebies, more

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Amazon has kicked off its Summer Digital PC game sale offering discounts on a wide variety of titles from Civ Complete for $25, Titanfall for $20, FIFA 14 for $10 and many more. Mac gamers should keep in mind that Borderlands 2 GOTY edition with all the DLC is $10 less on Mac Game Store right now.

We heard earlier this month that the original BioShock was being ported to iOS and today it is finally here. You can download the hit title for $14.99 on the App Store.

Head below for today’s best iOs deals including Tiny Defense for $1 (Reg. $3), Fast Camera for $3 (Reg. $5), PDF PROvider for $6 (Reg. $8), Trainz Driver for FREE (Reg. $3) and many more:

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