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Black Friday

Nintendo's Black Friday deals to make your wallet un-fat


Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon 3DS bundle
Nov 25
Nintendo has some Thanksgiving deals put together for this weekend.  Scott Moffitt, Nintendo of America’s executive vice president of Sales & Marketing, said it best: "And if there is ever a question of wh... read
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Amazon's Black Friday videogame sales calendar revealed


Get ready for the madness!
Nov 24
For those giddy to get their holiday savings on, Amazon has released their upcoming Black Friday calendar for crazy videogame sales. Kicking it off tomorrow, November 25 at 5:10 am PST, is a Skylanders Giants portal owner pac... read
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Amazon's Black Friday promo starts earlier than ever


Get a taste of the deals to come
Nov 21
Remember when "Black Friday" happened on a Friday? Those were the good old days. Not content to simply allow a sales extravaganza to bleed into Thanksgiving like brick-and-mortar retailers have done in recent years, Amazon is... read

The Game of Console Wars heats up in South Park


Don't cross Bill Gates
Nov 21
The second chapter of the Game of Thrones x console wars South Park episode, titled "A Song of Ass and Fire," sees the men in charge of both Sony and Microsoft fighting dirty. Microsoft gives the Xbox clan guns and other we... read

Walmart price matching Black Friday deals a week early


Price matching select items that is
Nov 19
Starting this Friday, Walmart will price match select competitor Black Friday deals, both in-store and online. Walmart is price matching specific items though, so it doesn't look like you can get anything you want that offers... read

Tonight's South Park was all about the console wars


Done Game of Thrones style
Nov 14
Tonight's South Park episode was brilliant. It's all about the console wars, themed Game of Thrones style. It's the Xbox One versus PlayStation 4 fanboys as they go to war over securing one of the next-generation consoles dur... read
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Here are a bunch of Black Friday ads with videogames


They have some deals
Nov 12
I abhor everything to do with Black Friday since I worked in retail for nine years, but if you are the type of person willing to stand in line at the mall at 6 PM on Thanksgiving, then you might be interested in these ads. Go... read
PC Stuff

Dell Black Friday ad leaked, good deals and no lines


Deals start online Thursday 6pm EST
Nov 10
Joining the ever-growing list of leaked Black Friday sales ads, Dell.com's turkey day extravaganza has hit the web. While nothing too exciting, something that seems to be the trend this year, there are a few decent deals ... read
Deals

Target will have $150 3DS XLs for Black Friday


And a nice PS3 bundle
Nov 08
I'm not even mad that it's November -- more confused that the second half of October slipped by so quickly. Like, how? How did it even happen? That does put us one step closer to sales season and Black Friday, however. Target... read

Toys R Us Black Friday ad leaked, filled with good deals


Open from 5pm on Thanksgiving
Nov 04
It'll take you forever to flip through this leaked Black Friday ad from Toys R Us, so we've done the work for you. There's nothing too exciting, but there are plenty of solid deals. The biggest deal is probably the PS3 bundle... read

That gorgeous Zelda 3DS XL looks like its coming to USA


YES
Oct 18
[Update: Nintendo's keeping tight-lipped. They say: "We have nothing to announce at this time."] It looks like that beautiful Link Between Worlds Zelda 3DS XL we told you was coming to Europe (and also Australia) is al... read
Black Friday

GameStop offers big savings on last-gen for Black Friday


It's the most wonderful time of the year
Oct 18
Can you feel it in the air? It's electric. It's like the buzz inside an arena seconds before your favorite band takes the stage. It makes my heart aflutter and almost brings a tear to my eye. That's right, it's just about tim... read

Nintendo sells 1.75 million hardware units in November


Black Friday
Dec 07
The NPD group says that Nintendo moved more than 1.75 million hardware units in November. The power of Black Friday pushed 910,000 portable systems and 845,000 home consoles into shopping bags last month.  The breakdown ... read

160k PlayStation Vitas were sold during Black Friday week


In addition to 525k PlayStation 3 consoles
Nov 29
We covered that Microsoft sold 750,000 Xbox 360s during the week of Black Friday in the United States, so now it's Sony's turn. The company has its own stats for the big shopping week, sharing that compared to the same period... read

750k Xbox 360s sold during Black Friday week in U.S.


Did you grab one of them?
Nov 27
Having mostly burned off my Thanksgiving meal (and ensuing leftovers), now is a good time to reflect back on last week. I didn't leave the house to participate in the frenzy of consumer spending, but a considerable amount of ... read

Wii U sells 400,000 units


Reggie claims system is selling out too quickly
Nov 26
Nintendo of America's minestrone president, Reggie Fils-Aime, has taken to CNET to proclaim the Wii U a sellout and reveal the sale of 400,000 units since launch last Sunday. For comparison, the Wii was also able to get anoth... read
What are you buying, stranger?
The only thing more American than eating so much that you can't get up from the couch is waiting in line to buy a bunch of dumb stuff you don't need. Hey, don't look at me like that. I'm no judge! I just want to persuade as m... read feature

NICE PS3 250GB bundle for $199 at Amazon for Black Friday


Uncharted and inFamous collections included
Nov 23
Amazon continues to one-up the already great Sony Black Friday bundles with extras. Yesterday we pointed out that the $179 Vita bundle came with two games and credit towards another. Today, Amazon does something similar with ... read

Square Enix Black Friday & Cyber Monday sale open


50% off many games
Nov 23
While I'll always roll my eyes at people that say things like 'I won't get out in that mess' on Black Friday (I'm going shopping later today), there's nothing wrong with a bit of holiday shopping for digital downloads. Square... read

PS Vita & Assassin's Creed 3 bundle $179 at Amazon


Comes with PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
Nov 22
You need a Vita? Don't buy any bundle but this one at Amazon for $179. It comes with: Assassin’s Creed Vita bundle (White Vita, AC3: Liberation, 4GB card) Digital version of PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale for Vita... read
Give thanks and get rewarded!
[Update: Contest closed! Winner is Nick Martin!] Happy Thanksgiving from Destructoid! In the spirit of the season, we're giving away an Assassin's Creed III: Liberation PS Vita bundle to one lucky Dtoider! Here's the run-down... read feature

Steam Autumn Sale

Steam Autumn Sale kicks off with XCOM and Walking Dead


Wallet-wrecking event lasts through Monday
Nov 21
In case you hadn't been paying attention to Steam today, whether intentionally or otherwise, the platform's Autumn Sale has officially started. As always, you'll want to keep an eye on the flash sales (Star Wars: KotOR II for... read

Xbox Live Marketplace holiday discounts are live


Black Friday from the comfort of your home
Nov 20
Xbox Live has already started discounting games and digital trinkets for this big shopping week. Most notably, Spelunky and Rock Band Blitz are down to 600 Microsoft Points each. You should probably buy those, particularly th... read

Flame Red 3DS bundle available on Black Friday


Priced at $169 with a game
Nov 19
Starting this Black Friday shopping season, on November 23, Nintendo will offer a Flame Red Nintendo 3DS bundle, packaged with one of the best games for the system, Super Mario 3D Land, priced at only $169.99. That's like getting the game for free. Not a bad deal! Get in line at your least crazy big box retailer this weekend to nab the bundle. read

There are a bunch of Xbox 360 bundles for Black Friday


Can you spare two Benjamins?
Nov 16
We already told you about some of the Black Friday bundles planned for PlayStation 3 and Vita, so now it's Microsoft's turn. If you've been keeping up with the deals this year, much of this likely won't be news to you, but it... read

PS3 and Vita priced at $199 for Black Friday


NICE discount
Nov 16
The newly redesigned PS3 and the PSVita will both see $199 bundles on Black Friday. The Ultimate PS3 Value Bundle will be available at retailers nationwide for $199 while supplies last. It includes an Uncharted Dual Pack (Dra... read

Old Navy to give shopping bonus: New Super Mario Bros. U


Game free for early shoppers
Nov 14
Getting videogames at a clothing store? How weird is that? Line up early at Old Navy on November 23 and buy at least $40 in merchandise and you'll have the chance to nab a free copy of Wii U title New Super Mario Bros. U. And... read

Walmart's Black Friday deals put Best Buy to shame


Don't forget the pepper spray
Nov 08
Walmart just ripped out Best Buy's rib cage and dangled it over the angry horde of Black Friday mobsters. Why get Borderlands 2 at Best Buy for $34.99 when you can get it for $25 at Walmart? I can think of one good reason: Yo... read

Best Buy's Black Friday sale marks down recent releases


Assassin's Creed III and Borderlands 2 for $35 each
Nov 07
While we're still a couple of weeks away from eating copious amounts of food and going through the motions of Black Friday, it's good to know what's ahead. Best Buy has posted a preview of its offerings which will be availabl... read

Xbox biggest sales week ever: 960,000 consoles sold


Nov 29
Black Friday was nice to Microsoft. Really nice. The company says that they've just closed the biggest week in the history of Xbox, with more than 960,000 consoles sold during the week of Black Friday. Some 800,000 of those s... read

Nintendo made mad bank on Black Friday, broke records


Nov 29
Here's some broken records to let you know how well Nintendo did on this past Black Friday: 3DS sales up 325% over Nov. 6 Half a million Wii systems sold on Black Friday, the most ever The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword the ... read

Cyber Monday: Gunnar hosting scavenger hunt, 30% off sale


Nov 28
Cyber monday update: Gunnar Optiks is having a sale on 3D, gaming styles, computer styles, and sunglasses that discounts 20-30% off the retail price.  You can also win Modern Warfare 3 Hardened Edition an... read






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