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Amazon Fire TV

Meet the new Amazon Fire TV, same as the old Fire TV

But still worth picking up
Oct 13
// Chris Carter
Readers have become skeptical over the years regarding the blogosphere's opinions on Amazon, mostly due to partnership links and the like. I can't speak to anyone else, but my affinity for Amazon pre-dates my game writing car...
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Blizzard games are now on sale digitally at Amazon

Including point cards
Oct 05
// Chris Carter
By way of an email I obtained this morning, Amazon has seemingly opened up shop for digital purchases of Blizzard games. Previously the marketplace was mostly littered with physical versions, and point cards were constantly o...
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Amazon Fire TV

Amazon Fire TV Gaming Edition comes with Shovel Knight

And a proper gamepad
Sep 17
// Jordan Devore
There's a new game-centric Fire TV bundle on the way and it sports a familiar controller. The Amazon Fire TV Gaming Edition packs in Shovel Knight, DuckTales: Remastered, a 32GB microSD card, and a wireless gamepad for $139.9...
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PSA: Amazon is putting its amiibo up for sale in 15 minutes

Four figures across four hours
Sep 11
// Brett Makedonski
How are you holding up, amiibo friends? It's just another manic Friday in amiiboland, another wave release that required lining up outside stores to greedily snatch up Nintendo figurines. If you missed out on that, you still ...
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Darth Vader PS4

That Darth Vader PS4 with the remastered Star Wars games is available to pre-order now

It runs $450
Sep 11
// Brett Makedonski
Remember Disney's D23 Expo? It seems like it was a long time ago, but it's really just a month in the past. Also, it wasn't in a galaxy far, far away; it was in California -- the land of almonds which require a gallon of wate...
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Almost $1,000 worth
CONTEST OVER! Winners will be selected and notified by 9/21/15 The headline kind of says it all, huh? Amazon has just started selling League of Legends currency. That happened, like, minutes ago. Isn't the Information Su...

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Amazon offering downloads for Nintendo games now

Officially links Nintendo ID
Sep 01
// Chris Carter
Just in time for Super Mario Maker's release on the horizon, Amazon is offering up downloads for select Nintendo games. In essence, you'll buy the content, then link your Nintendo ID to the service, and the code will auto-pop...
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Amazon Underground

Amazon Underground boasts 'actually free' Android apps and games

Shh, don't tell anybody
Aug 26
// Darren Nakamura
Well this is interesting. Normally we brave, noble Android users get the shaft in terms of software, with iOS set up as the lead platform for a lot of games and developers muttering "we're working on an Android version set to...
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There's a bunch of Mad Max pre-order deals at more than half-off

Witness some deals
Aug 26
// Dealzon
Avalanche Studio's Mad Max is set to debut September 1 for Xbox One, PS4, and PC. If you're a pay-full-price kind of gamer, you can grab the game for $59.99 and close this tab. For everyone else interested, here's all the Mad...
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Amazon UK

Amazon UK stops taking your old games

No word if North America will follow
Aug 19
// Laura Kate Dale
On August 31, Amazon UK will stop giving you Amazon credit in exchange for sending it your old games, a service that until this morning I had absolutely zero idea that it offered.  The service, where you would get a pric...
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Ark sale

Amazon has Ark: Survival Evolved cheaper than it has ever been

Even cheaper than that Steam sale
Aug 13
// Brett Makedonski
Anyone in the market for some more dinosaurs in their video games might be happy to know that Amazon has Ark: Survival Evolved discounted deeper than it has ever been before. The Early Access title has been on digital st...
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amiibo madness, again

Palutena PSA: Exclusive amiibo up on Amazon in 15 minutes!

amiibo madness, again
Jul 24
// Steven Hansen
Hello my amiibo amici. As we reported earlier this week, Amazon's exclusive Palutena amiibo will be available three hours from now (2PM Pacific). In three hours 15 minutes, when the doll is officially listed for sale, yo...
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Everything you need to know to get a Palutena amiibo

This might actually go well
Jul 22
// Brett Makedonski
The first amiibo figure released as part of wave 5a is Palutena, and it's exclusive to Amazon. While retailer-exclusive amiibo have generally been a bad omen in the past, this has potential to actually work out for people who...
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Here are the top gaming deals with Amazon UK Prime Day

Get Primed
Jul 15
// Vikki Blake
Amazon has been hyping up "Prime Day" as Black Friday's more generous sibling, and there's plenty on offer today for those of us with a penchant for gaming. The catch? You need to be a Prime Member to access the sale. Althoug...
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Palutena exclusive

Palutena amiibo is an Amazon exclusive

Here we go again
Jul 14
// Brett Makedonski
While four of the five other major retailers have had multiple exclusive amiibo figures, Amazon's just now getting its first. Palutena, which makes up half of North America's wave 5a release, will only be available to order t...
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Amazon's started offering game discounts to Prime members (and some are really good)

This is an interesting development
Jun 30
// Brett Makedonski
Amazon's started something new and interesting -- it's offering Prime members discounts on some games without explicitly stating that it's offering discounts on those games. Yeah, it's weird, but Prime members benefit which t...
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amiibo for amiigos

Fire Emblem amiibo is first item ever sold on Amazon Mexico

I kind of love this
Jun 30
// Brett Makedonski
Amazon México finally opened its doors to selling physical goods this morning. For more than a year prior, it only dealt Kindle e-books. What was the first item ever sold once the servers went live? An amiibo from Fire...
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More Fallout 4 Pip-Boy editions are on sale at Amazon!

These should go quick
Jun 24
// Brett Makedonski
Last week at E3, Bethesda revealed an edition of Fallout 4 that comes with a replica, functional Pip-Boy. It ended up being the most in-demand item at the show. Pre-orders went up and sold out shortly thereafter. Well, t...
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That fancy Xbox One controller is $150

The price of the high life
Jun 15
// Brett Makedonski
It may not have gotten a ton of attention this morning, but one of the more interesting reveals at Microsoft's press conference was the Xbox One Elite Controller. It's made for both Xbox One and PC, and the hook is that it's...
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MS games

All of Microsoft's games are up for pre-order now

And Dark Souls III
Jun 15
// Brett Makedonski
Well, this is going to be a recurring theme today. As soon as press conferences end, Amazon's going to go live with pre-orders for all the games. Convenient for those who like that sort of thing. The first instance (apart fro...
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Rock Band 4

Rock Band 4 pre-orders are up, and the bundle will cost a pretty penny

And 24,998 more pretty pennies
Jun 15
// Brett Makedonski
Harmonix's Rock Band was a significant investment last generation. The barrier to entry for a proper full band experience meant buying a drum set, two guitars (if you didn't have any from Guitar Hero) a microphone, and t...
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All the Bethesda games are up for pre-order now

Amazon's on it
Jun 15
// Brett Makedonski
Bethesda kicked off E3 2015 with a nice little press conference last night. The stars of the show were Fallout 4, Doom, and Dishonored 2. Each title got a fair chunk of time dedicated to it, so we know what they look like (ev...
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Xbox One

Now it's Xbox One's turn to have a really good Amazon bundle

But it won't last long
Jun 09
// Brett Makedonski
It's fully expected that Microsoft's going to announce an Xbox One with a souped-up hard drive at E3. As such, it seems like Amazon wants to clear out some stock of those older versions, maybe making for the best time to buy ...
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Amazon looking to develop its own PC game

Please make a Tarzan game
Jun 08
// Joe Parlock
Amazon has been trying to get a foot in the door for a while when it comes to gaming. Originally it was the move into digital distribution, then it was the the acquisition of, and now it looks like it wants to ...
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Weekend deals

Fallout 4 deal, $40 PlayStation TV, plus PC Summer Sales

How is it June already?
Jun 06
// Dealzon
We already noted the discount earlier this week, but the Fallout 4 pre-order deal is still alive and kicking at GMG for $48 after using their 20% off code. Interestingly enough, while there's no release date in sight, the gam...
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Xbox One

Amazon confirms Microsoft's poorly-kept E3 surprises

The cat is so far out of the bag
Jun 05
// Brett Makedonski
Every company goes through the pre-E3 rumor mill. Most of them are just the subject of well-founded (or sometime ill-founded) speculation. The build-up to Microsoft's show has been a little different in that most of the gossi...
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Uncharted 4

The Uncharted 4 box art is inspired

It's always either a gun or a sword
Jun 03
// Joe Parlock
Amazon has unveiled the official box art for Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, and dang is it a stroke of artistic genius. The way the light plays off of Drake’s back, making sure your eye is drawn directly to the litt...
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White Xbox

That white Xbox One Master Chief bundle's available now

And Microsoft says it's limited
Jun 02
// Brett Makedonski
Do you have an urge to pick up an Xbox One, but aren't so keen on the black design that sinks into the background of every entertainment center? You need a console that pops, a hot white machine that boldly writes off any pre...
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Amazon amiibo Wave 4

Amazon announces timed amiibo Wave 4 and Splatoon availability, happening right now

Available during random time frames
May 29
// Jed Whitaker
[Update: it's happening right now. Good luck!] Amazon has announced its plans for Super Smash Bros. Wave 4 and Splatoon amiibo, just under 24 hours from release on June 29. The company shared a list of time windows for w...
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Bayonetta 2 gets 25% price cut at Amazon and GameStop

Wii U owners rejoice
May 27
// Dealzon
The thing about console game is that they just don't get discounted enough -- even months after release (particularly the good ones, for some odd reason). Wii U owners that still haven't picked up a copy of Bayonetta 2 gets a...

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