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Justin Kahn


Justin is a senior deal Jedi over at 9to5Toys where he heads up our game/app coverage and more. He also covers all things music for 9to5Mac, including the weekly Logic Pros series exploring music production on Mac and iOS devices. Justin is an audio engineer/producer with over 10 years experience.

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Battlevoid Harbinger’s sci-fi space battles now matching all-time low on iOS: $1 (Reg. $3)

Battlevoid: Harbinger for iOS is now available for $1. Regularly $3 or more, this is matching the lowest price we have tracked. The real-time strategy game combines sci-fi space exploration and rogue-like elements (you can see it in action below). It carries a 4+ star rating from hundreds.

The amazing new God of War game gets nice day-one price drop: $49 (no GCU required)

The new God of War game for Playstation 4 released today with about as much anticipation as it could have asked for and we are already seeing an amazing day-one discount. After Sony dished out loads of early review copies, the game has garnered near perfect reviews scores from just about every major outlet. While Best Buy GCU members can still grab the game for 20% off, Newegg’s official eBay store is now offering it for just $1 more for everyone else. More details below.

Super Mario Odyssey for Nintendo Switch drops down to just $39 via Google Express

Walmart via Google Express is offering Super Mario Odyssey for Nintendo Switch at $38.93 shipped using code SPRING20 at checkout. The code is only eligible for first-time Google Express users. That’s more than $20 under the orignal price, $10 below Amazon and within cents of the lowest price we have ever tracked. Head over to this morning’s game roundup for even more deals and below for more details.

BLACK+DECKER Compact 7.2V Cordless Hand Vac now just $18 at Amazon (Reg. up to $25)

Amazon is offering the BLACK+DECKER 1.5 Ah Compact 7.2V Cordless Hand Vac (HNV215B10) for $17.99 with free shipping for Prime members or in orders over $25. Matched at Walmart. Regularly as much as $25 at Best Buy, this is within a couple dollars of the Black Friday 2017 price at Amazon and the current best price around. Over 60% of Amazon reviewers left a 4+ star rating

Ernie Ball Nickel Slinky Electric Guitar Strings: 3-Pack for $10 (Reg. $14)

Guitar Center is once again offering a selection of the popular Ernie Ball Nickel Slinky Electric Guitar Strings for just $9.99 each. Regularly up to $14 or so, this is the lowest total we can find and matching our previous mention. Shipping is free in orders over $25, so now is a great time to stock up. Otherwise you can pick them up in-store. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 200 Amazon customers. Head below for our top picks on the 3-packs:

Tiny Arcade’s miniature playable game systems from $13: Ms. Pac-Man, Space Invaders, more

We spotted some all-time lows on the playable Tiny Arcade Miniature Game Systems starting from $12.88. Shipping is free for Prime members at Amazon or in orders over $25. Walmart offers free shipping in orders over $35. Regularly $19 or so, you’ll find our top picks down below. Rated 4+ stars from over 130 Amazon customers. 

Magazine subs from $3/yr: Wired, Bon Appetit, Men’s Health, Dwell, more

DiscountMags has now kicked off quite a notable weekend sale. Starting as low as $3 per year, we are seeing some fantastic multi-year offers on the most popular titles including Wired, Bon Appetit, Men’s Health, Dwell, and many more. Everything ships free to your front door every month. Head below for our top picks.

Pick up a 25-pound IRIS Airtight Pet Food Storage Container for $11 Prime shipped

Amazon is offering the 25-Pound IRIS Airtight Pet Food Storage Container for $10.89 with free shipping for Prime members or in orders over $25. That’s as much as $14 under the regular listing, matching the Amazon all-time low, about $1 more than the 11-pound model and the best we can find. Bed Bath and Beyond sells this one for $30. Rated 4+ stars from thousands.

Bella’s 6-Quart Pressure Cooker up to 50% off for today only: $40 shipped

Today only, as part of its Deals of the Day, Best Buy is offering the Bella 6-Quart Pressure Cooker (BLA14467) for $39.99 shipped. That’s as much as 50% off the regular price tag and the best we can find. This model goes for $62 at Amazon where it’s rated 4+ stars from over 180 customers.

We have covered our fair share of interesting music-related iOS apps over the years. While most of our attention is spent on the more professional side of things with products from Moog, Cubasis, Akai and other companies of that nature, every once in a while a new product pops up on the more casual side of things with some interesting tech.

The new HumBeatz for iOS and Android caters to lesser experienced musicians, but its hassle-free design for quickly recording ideas along with the proprietary audio-to-MIDI translations have certainly caught our attention.  expand full story

Chefman Deep Fryer with Basket Strainer hits Amazon low at $47 shipped (Reg. up to $70)

Amazon is offering the Chefman Deep Fryer with Basket Strainer (RJ07-4DSS-T-CL) for $46.90 shipped. Originally $70, this model regularly goes for $60 and this is the lowest price Amazon has offered it for. Walmart sells this model for $59. Rated 4+ stars from over 110 Amazon customers.

Forgotten Memories survival horror game for iOS drops to $3 (Reg. $5)

Forgotten Memories for iOS is now available for $2.99. The survival horror experience usually fetches $5 on the App Store and today’s offer is matching the lowest we have tracked this year. Rated 4+ stars from over 700 gamers.

In today’s best iOS and Mac app/game deals, we have notable price drops on Super Vectorizer, Forgotten Memories, Companions and more. You’ll find a complete list of today’s absolute best apps curated by hand down below: expand full story

In today’s best game deals, Best Buy is offering the stellar Nioh on PS4 for $19.99. That means GCU members can pick it up for just $15.99. And remember, if you opt for shipping and then switch to in-store pick up during checkout your total will drop another $1. The best prices on Amazon have it around $28.

More game/console deals:

Down below you’ll find more console game deals and new products. Your daily iOS/Mac app sales are on the way! expand full story

The gray Nintendo Switch Joy-Con hit Amazon all-time low at $63 shipped (Reg. $80)

Amazon is now offering the Nintendo Joy-Con (L/R) in Gray for $62.76 shipped. That’s more than $17 or 22% below the regular $80 price tag and the best price we can find. This is the lowest Amazon has ever offered the gray set for. Best Buy sells it for $72 at the moment.

PowerA Zelda Adventurer’s Pouch for Nintendo 3DS drops to $14 Prime shipped (Reg. $20)

Amazon is offering the PowerA The Legend of Zelda Adventurer’s Pouch for Nintendo 3DS at $13.99 Prime shipped. Regularly as much as $20, this is matching the lowest price we have tracked on Amazon in over a year. Walmart sells it for $18, for comparison. Rated 4+ stars from hundreds.


Digital Nintendo Switch titles from just $5: Bleed, JYDGE, Cars 3 Driven to Win, more

We have another batch of discounted digital Nintendo Switch titles to keep you occupied between Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey sessions. You’ll find our top picks from the sale down below starting from just $5 and head over to this morning’s games roundup for even more.

expiredApple’s prev-gen 15-inch MacBook Pro has USB-A ports for legacy gear from $1,450

Best Buy is offering Apple’s 15.4-inch MacBook Pro 2.2GHz i7/16GB/256GB (Mid-2015) for $1,499.99 shipped. Those with access to student discounts (free to sign-up) can get an additional $50 off to drop it to $1,449.99 shipped. The comparable current generation model sells for $2,399 from Apple. This is a great discounted option for those looking for a powerful portable machine with USB-A ports and the SD card slot. More details below.

Pad & Quill offers FREE Classic Midtown Wallet w/ leather bag purchases + more

Pad & Quill is now offering a free Classic Midtown Leather Wallet with the purchase of any of its leather bags. Simply add a bag and the Midtown Leather Wallet (in the color of your choice) to your cart and the discount will automatically be applied at checkout. Note: It appears that while just about all the bags are eligible here, the Rolltop Backpack doesn’t seem to work. The wallet carries a $40 value. More details below.

Camillus Les Stroud Survival Knife w/ flashlight & lifetime warranty: $23 Prime shipped

For today only, Woot is offering the Camillus Survivorman Les Stroud SK Mountain Ultimate Survival Knife for $22.99. Shipping is free for Amazon Prime members otherwise a $5 flat rate delivery fee will apply. Regularly as much as $43 direct from Camillus, it goes for more like $34 at Walmart and $29 at Amazon. Today’s deal is a couple dollars under the lowest we have tracked and that lifetime warranty is pretty nice too. Rated 4+ stars from over 100 Amazon customers.

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