Update (8/16 6:45pm):
- WWE 2k15 for Xbox One or PS4: $20 Prime shipped (Reg. $40+) | Amazon
- iTunes Gift Cards 20% off: $50 for $40, $100 for $80, more
In today’s best game/app deals, Best Buy has the Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor Game of the Year Edition on Xbox One and PS4 for $29.99 with free in-store pickup or free shipping on orders over $35 (matched on Best Buy’s eBay Store, but with an additional $2.99 shipping). That’s $20 under the regular price, around $10 better than Amazon and the best we can find. It includes all of the game’s DLC including The Lord of the Hunt and The Bright Lord Story Campaigns, Challenge Modes, skins, runes and more.
Over at Amazon you’ll find Borderlands: The Handsome Collection on PS4 for $35.99 and on Xbox One for $39.99 shipped (Reg. up to $60, matched at Best Buy on Xbox One version). You’ll also find the not-so-great, but good for a laugh Godzilla for PS4 down at $39.99 shipped (Reg. $60, matching lowest we have seen).
As for hardware, Amazon has the highly rated Nyko Intercooler to keep your Xbox One cool for $18.32 Prime shipped (Reg. $25, lowest we can find). Yesterday we spotted an Xbox One Halo bundle for just $300 shipped and PS4 owners can still get the PDP Energizer Dual Charging Station for $20 Prime shipped (Orig. $30).
This weekend’s best iOS/Mac deals include Draw Something: $1 (Reg. $3, 4.5 stars from over 350K), European War 4: Napoleon: FREE (Reg. $1), Stocks Live: $2 (Reg. $10). many more in our previous roundup. Down below you’ll also find, Apple’s handpicked app sale, the new Roller Coaster Tycoon 3 for iOS, Goat Simulator for free, and the new App Store App of the Week:
Ongoing game deals/promotions:
- Apple’s Handpicked app sale from 50% off: Day One, Terraria, Bloons, djay 2, Sky Guide, Notability, many more
- Review: The Turtle Beach 800X Elite headset brings Xbox One games to life but lacks in one key area
- App Store Free App of the Week: Time Surfer – Endless Arcade Magic ($1 value)
- Goat Simulator for iOS goes free for the first time as IGN’s Game of the Month ($5 value)
- RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 hits iOS a decade after its initial release
- Civilization: Beyond Earth has dropped to $20 (Reg. $50)
- Cirka S91 Classic Retro Controller for SNES Super Nintendo $9.55 Prime shipped (Orig. $13)
- Official game guide for Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain $24.91 Prime shipped (Reg. $50)
- The Art of Fallout 4 hardcover book (pre-order) $28.95 Prime shipped (Reg. $35)
- The Fallout 4 Vault Dweller’s Survival Guide (pre-order) for $25.11 Prime shipped (Reg. $40)
Luxury Book iPhone 7 Plus Case
iTunes Gift Cards 20% off: $50 for $40, $100 for $80, more
Apple’s Handpicked iOS app sale from 50% off: Day One, Terraria, Bloons, djay 2, Sky Guide, Notability, many more
App Store Free App of the Week: Time Surfer – Endless Arcade Magic ($1 value)
Goat Simulator for iOS goes free for the first time as IGN’s Game of the Month ($5 value)
Korg iOS sale:
iPad: KORG Gadget: $30 (Reg. $40)
iPad: KORG iPolysix: $20 (Reg. $30)
iPad: KORG Module: $30 (Reg. $40)
iPad: KORG iMS-20: $20 (Reg. $30)
iPad: KORG iM1: $20 (Reg. $30)
iPad: KORG iELECTRIBE: $10 (Reg. $20)
iOS Universal: KORG iKaossilator: $10 (Reg. $20)
iOS Universal: KORG iELECTRIBE Gorillaz Edition: $10 (Reg. $20)
GameStop began taking in-store preorders for Wave 6 retro 3-pack amiibo this past weekend. Pre-orders are first come, first served, one pack per customer, and quantities are expected to be limited. This announcement comes on the heels of the release of Amazon-exclusive Palutena on July 27 and Best Buy-exclusive Dark Pit on July 31. The rest of Wave 6—Zero Suit Samus, Ganondorf, Dr. Mario, Bowser Jr., and more —are expected to hit shelves in September. According to Nintendo, two versions of the 30th Anniversary Mario edition amiibos (classic andmodern) will also make an appearance.
Amazon is now treating its Prime members to extra savings on new and upcoming video games
- Halo 5: Guardians pre-order for $53 shipped (Reg. $60)
- Destiny: The Taken King Legendary Edition expansion for $49.99 shipped (Reg. $60)
- Super Mario Maker for Wii U pre-order $49.99 shipped (Reg. $60)
- Fallout 4 for $52.99 shipped right now (Reg. $60).
- Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 for $49.99 shipped right now (Reg. $60). Includes early Multiplayer Beta access: “8/19/2015 on PlayStation 4; 8/26/2015 on Xbox One & PC.”
- The Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain Collector’s Edition is now in-stock at Best Buy for both PS4 and Xbox One at $99.99 shipped. Get it an additional 20% off with Best Buy’s GCU program.
- Pre-orders are now live for the Destiny: The Taken King Limited Edition Sony PS4.
- GameStop is now offering pre-orders on the Nintendo 3DS NFC amiibo Reader for $19.99 plus about $4 shipping. Previous to now 3DS users would have needed to scoop the Japanese version (at a much higher price) to use amiibo without the New 3DS. “Release Date 9/25/2015“
Free Xbox Live Gold Games for August: Metal Gear Solid V Ground Zeroes, Metro 2033/Last Light, more
Free PS Plus Games for August: Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris, Limbo, God of War Ascension, more