Best Games/Apps Deals Overview Updated March 23, 2019

Best Games/Apps Deals

The best games/apps deals across all platforms: iPhone, iPad, Mac, Android, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Wii U, 3DS

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This is the place for all of the best games and apps deals across all platforms: iPhone, iPad, Mac, Android, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Wii U, 3DS and more. We have all the first price drops on the most anticipated titles of the year, pre-order discounts and even console bundle deals. On top of that, you’ll find a list of all the top mobile games/apps on sale every day of the week.

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Enjoy Zelda, Mario, & more on-the-go w/ Nintendo’s Switch for $255 shipped (Reg. $300)

Monoprice via Rakuten offers the Nintendo Switch 32GB Portable Console with Gray Joy-Con Controllers for $254.99 shipped when you use the code MP43 at checkout. Note: You must be logged into a free Rakuten account to use this code. Regularly around $300, this is one of the best prices we’ve tracked on a Switch in a while. Normally, we see bundles with extra games and accessories for around $330. If you travel a lot, or just like to enjoy a game or two while others watch TV, the Switch is perfect for you. With its removable Joy-Con controllers, you can easily enjoy multiplayer games without carrying extra equipment. Rated 4.5/5 stars on Amazon and you can learn more in our own hands-on review.

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RGBify your mouse w/ Razer’s DeathAdder Chroma for $37 shipped (Reg. $55)

NeweggFlash offers the Razer DeathAdder Chroma RGB Gaming Mouse for $36.99 shipped. Regularly closer to $55 from third-parties at Amazon, this is one of the best prices we’ve tracked historically and is the lowest available. If you’re looking to upgrade your gaming setup, this mouse would be a great option. Not only does it offer RGB lighting to make it fully personal, but you’ll also get a 10,000 DPI sensor for extremely accurate movements. Rated 4/5 stars from thousands at Amazon.

The Firestorm update to Battlefield V comes March 25th, and a new gameplay trailer was just released. This 64-player battle royale experience will bring the fight to land, sea, and air in Battlefield’s largest map ever.

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Make a splash on YouTube with Movavi Video Editor Plus for $16

Most video editing software is complicated and expensive. Movavi Video Editor Plus for Mac and Windows is different. This lightweight app lets you create slick videos in minutes using simple controls. Better still, you can grab the app now for just $16.15 (Orig. $59.95) at 9to5Toys Specials with limited time promo code: MADNESS15.

Build your own flying machines and then take to the skies in SimplePlanes for iOS: $2 (Reg. $5)

SimplePlanes for iOS allows you to “build airplanes by snapping parts together, design wing sections, and attach engines” before you jump in the cockpit and take them for a spin. Or you can just download one of the free 250,000 pre-made options. Either way, the regularly $5 app is now down to $2 on the App Store. Today’s deal is matching the lowest price we have tracked in years. There are no IAPs here, so you don’t have to worry about paying for all of the parts and engines. It also carries a 4+ star rating from nearly 1,000 gamers. Head below for more details.

Earlier today Sid Shuman, the Director of Social Media at PlayStation, announced that the console manufacturer would begin hosting a recurring news event called State of Play. As you may expect, the event will cover updates revolving around PlayStation 4 and PS VR including new game trailers, announcements, and more.

Considering that PlayStation pulled out of E3, it is exciting to see that the company plans to return to the stage not just once, but in a recurring manner. Now that Nintendo has Direct and Microsoft has Inside Xbox, the announcement of PlayStation’s State of Play is certain to be welcomed by its fans. expand full story

Load your Switch up w/ some amazing indie games from $1: Jotun, Party Golf, Xenoraid, more

Nintendo has been fantastic with all of the indie (and not so indie) digital game deals as of late. It has provided Switch owners a collection of titles to keep them busy in between major releases with a steady stream of price drops every week. Yesterday it launched a stellar sale with titles like Firewatch, Moonlighter, INSIDE, Bloodstained and many more. But it is again back today with a series of new deals on some great little indies from just $1. Head below for all of our top picks and over to this morning’s roundup for even more.

Set for release next week, a brand new Generation Zero trailer has emerged. Best known for titles like Mad Max and the Just Cause series, a small break-away faction of Avalanche Studios has been hard at work on its new open-world, third person shooter. Head below for a closer look at robot-infested 1980s Sweden and more details on the game. expand full story

In today’s best iOS and Mac app/game deals, we have some great offers including Tower of Fortune 3, Devil Shard, AirDisk Pro, MyBrushes, Disk Cleaner Pro and more. You’ll find a complete list curated by hand down below: expand full story

In today’s best game deals, Amazon is now offering Grand Theft Auto V on PS4 and Xbox One for $15. Shipping is free for Prime members or in orders over $25. However, PlayStation gamers can also grab the premium online version for $20.99 or $14.99 with a PS Plus subscription. This version includes all the existing DLC and content add-ons. Head below for the rest of today’s best deals including Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Celeste, Stardew Valley, Far Cry New Dawn and many more. 

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Don’t spend a fortune on an extra Xbox gamepad, the AmazonBasics model is down to $15 (Reg. $25)

Amazon is offering its AmazonBasics Xbox One Wired Controller for $14.97. Shipping is free for Prime members or in orders over $25. Regularly up to $25, this is matching the lowest price we have tracked and the best we can find. It might not be one of the official Microsoft gamepads, but it is also a fraction of the price and more than good enough for a spare gamepad. It has dual rumble motors, 3.5mm headset jack, is officially licensed by Xbox and comes with a one-year limited warranty. Rated 4+ stars from nearly 60% of Amazon customers.

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Keep the kids entertained with Dr. Panda Train on iOS/Android, now FREE (Reg. $4)

You can now download Dr. Panda Train for FREE on the App Store. The regularly $4 kids’ app is now available for nothing for the first time since July 2018. In fact, you can also grab it on Android for FREE via Google Play right now as well. Part of the popular Dr. Panda kids’ mobile apps collection, this one features three “huge” environments to explore. Your little ones will be “driving the train and loading cargo” or creating “stories when bringing passengers from one station to another.” It combines for a 4+ star rating from hundreds on both platforms. Head below for details and more app deals.

My Very Hungry Caterpillar augmented reality app now FREE for the first time on iOS (Reg. $3)

My Very Hungry Caterpillar AR is now at its best price ever on iOS. Regularly up to $3, you can now download it for FREE for the very first time. You can hatch your own little caterpillar from an egg, “feed him tasty fruit” and let him explore your world with Apple ARKit. “My Very Hungry Caterpillar grows bigger and bigger, until he changes into a beautiful butterfly, and flies up into the sky.” Rated 4+ stars from hundreds. More details below.

Microsoft offers up to 60% off digital Xbox titles: Celeste, Stardew Valley, Dead Cells, more

Microsoft has now kicked off a Critically Acclaimed Sale with deals at up to 60% off. Today’s games deal roundup is filled with exceptional physical offers but we are now seeing very notable indie titles and more in today’s digital sale. One headliner here is the stellar Celeste at 50% off as well as titles like Dead Cells, Wonder Boy, Stardew Valley, Moonlighter and many more. Head below for our top picks.

Rockstar has unveiled information on the next Red Dead Online update. In its continued effort to maintain an exciting online open world while offering a balanced experience for all, some new gameplay options and loads more are being introduced. The new Hostility system, Defensive gameplay mode and a special new weapon are riding into town today. Head below for all the details.  expand full story

Grab another white Xbox Wireless Controller from Amazon at $38 shipped (Reg. $50)

Amazon is now offering the white Xbox Wireless Controller for $38.06 shipped. Regularly $50 at Microsoft and Best Buy, this is the current best price we can find and within $1 of our previous mention. This is a great time to secure an extra Xbox gamepad for the spare room for lake house. The latest generation Xbox Wireless Controllers has Bluetooth, a 3.5mm headphone jack and works with Xbox One X, Xbox One S and Windows 10. Rated 4+ stars from over 70% of the 3,800 Amazon customers. More details below.

This hardcover encyclopedia covers every NES game and is now $27 (Pre-order, Reg. $40)

The NES Encyclopedia hardcover book covers “every game released for the Nintendo entertainment system” and is now on sale. You can now pre-order the book at Amazon for $26.76 shipped. Regularly $40, this is the lowest we have seen it go for yet. And remember, you’ll be charged the lowest price it drops to between the time of purchase and the release date anyways. This is 264 pages of NES nostalgia covering all “714 officially licensed NES games” as well as 160 unlicensed titles. Reviews are thin at this point considering it is yet to be released, but early impressions of the book are positive. Head below for more details.

The new Alien Blackout game for iOS/Android gets its first major price drop: $3 (Reg. $5)

The new Alien Blackout mobile game was unveiled back in January and we are already seeing a notable price drop. The regularly $5 game is now available for $3 on the App Store. This is the first notable price drop we’ve seen. Fortunately, Android users are also getting this same deal today via Google Play. Players must guide Amanda Ripley and her team safely through the “crippled Weyland-Yutani space station” to avoid getting eaten alive by a hungry Xenomorph. You’ll find more details in our launch coverage. Rated 4+ stars from hundreds. More details below.

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