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Discountoid: Big sales on Wii and DS, plus other bargains!

12:00 PM on 07.05.2009 // Conrad Zimmerman

My patriotism is not limited to merely one day. And it looks like I'm not alone. Acting in the American spirit of consumerism, there are some really good promotions this week. Finally, a little bit of rain in a rather long drought.

Best Buy is offering a "Buy 2 Get 3rd Free" sale on Nintendo DS games. Target went the "Buy 1 Get 1 Half Off" route and applied it to a slew of Wii games, some of which aren't even listed in their weekly ad so that the bargain hunter in you can hunt and peck for what's on sale. And Toys R Us is giving away gift cards with a number of titles.

Very solid week, overall. Hit the jump to see all of the week's bargains.

UK readers would do well to check out Gemsi's cblog, where he runs down the best deals available to you imperialistic bastards we broke away from.


 Software Discounts

  • Killzone 2 [PS3] - $39.99 ($10 savings)
  • Madden 09 [PS3] - $29.99 ($20 savings)
  • Kane & Lynch: Dead Men [PS3] - $18.81 ($11 savings)
  • F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin [PS3] - $43.99 ($16 savings)
  • Viking: Battle for Asgard [PS3] - $23.50 ($16 savings)
  • Armored Core 4 [PS3] - $28.47 ($21 savings)
  • Halo Wars [360] - $41.99 ($18 savings)
  • Shaun White Snowboarding [360] - $13.63 ($26 savings)
  • King of Fighters Collection: Orochi Saga [Wii] - $23.49 ($6 savings)

Best Buy


Software Discounts

  • Red Faction: Guerilla [360] - $49.99 ($10 savings)


Software Discounts

  • UP [360/PS3/Wii] - $29.99 ($10 savings)
  • UP [DS/PSP] - $19.99 ($10 savings)
  • Wanted: Weapons of Fate [360/PS3] - $39.99 ($10 savings)
  • Wanted: Weapons of Fate [PC] - $29.99 ($10 savings)
  • Cabela's Dangerous Hunts 2009 [Wii] - $9.99 ($20 savings)
  • Cabela's Big Game Hunter [Wii] - $9.99 ($10 savings)
  • My Fitness Coach [Wii] - $19.99 ($10 savings)
  • My Weight Loss Coach [Wii] - $19.99 ($10 savings)
  • Gold's Gym Cardio Workout [Wii] - $19.99 ($10 savings)
  • Soul Calibur IV [360/PS3] - $24.99 ($10 savings, USED)
  • Street Fighter IV [360/PS3] - $39.99 ($10 savings, USED)


Software Discounts

  • Red Faction: Guerilla [PS3] - $49.99

BUY 1 GET 2ND 50% OFF (select Wii titles, includes more than listed below):

  • Mario Kart Wii w/ Wii Wheel - $49.99
  • Tiger Woods PGA Tour '10 - $49.99
  • Guitar Hero: Smash Hits - $49.99
  • Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs - $49.99
  • Indiana Jones and the Staff of Kings - $49.99
  • Wii Fit - $89.99

Toys R Us

$10 Gift Card w/ purchase of any of the following games (1 per customer):

  • Little League 2009 World Series Baseball [Wii] - $39.99
  • Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs [360/PS3/Wii] - $49.99
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince [360/PS3/Wii] - $49.99
  • Conduit [Wii] - $49.99
  • The Bigs 2 [Wii] - $49.99
  • The Bigs 2 [360/PS3] - $59.99
  • Fight Night Round 4 [360/PS3] - $59.99

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