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2:30 PM on 06.16.2014

PSN sale: Tearaway, Flower, Shadow of the Colossus, ICO, and more

Sony is running an "Only on PlayStation" sale tomorrow through June 23 on PlayStation Network and it's time to finally get Flower, if you've been holding out. There are better games exclusive to the platform than what's featu...

Jordan Devore

12:00 PM on 06.13.2014

GOG.com kicks off its summer sale

Never mind the World Cup, you know summer is underway when you see online stores start their big summer sales. You're going to have to keep checking GOG.com on a regular basis as it's got some daily deals and bundles, mixed i...

Alasdair Duncan





12:52 PM on 06.11.2014

Mario Kart 8 is $48.80 at Amazon and Walmart

If you own a Wii U and aren't playing Mario Kart 8 right now, well, you have very different priorities than the rest of us. Perhaps this deal will be tempting enough for you to change your ways: Walmart and Amazon are both se...

Jordan Devore

10:36 AM on 06.09.2014

'Best of E3 2013' PSN sale has cheap Ground Zeroes and A Realm Reborn

Beginning tomorrow, Sony's hosting a PlayStation Network sale through June 16 that has discounts -- up to 50 percent off (or up to 60 percent off, with a PS Plus membership -- on "20 games from E3 2013." These are some of the...

Jordan Devore



Download Sniper Elite V2 for free on Steam photo
Download Sniper Elite V2 for free on Steam
by Jordan Devore

Rebellion is letting Steam users download its World War II shooter Sniper Elite V2 for free and yes, you get to keep it "forever." The 24-hour promotion is good until tomorrow at 10:00am Pacific.

Sniper Elite V2 is that game in which you can shoot people and watch an x-ray replay of bones shattering, hearts popping, and eyes exploding. In fact, I just learned via YouTube tutorial how to land a nut shot on Hitler -- because that's a thing you're allowed to do.

This is a game I'd likely never buy, but download for free? Sure.

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1:30 PM on 05.30.2014

Reminder: Register Mario Kart 8 for a free game

Did you stay up late for Mario Kart 8? It wasn't too bad of a wait here on the west coast. Most of you are probably aware that Nintendo is offering a free Wii U game with your purchase, though here's a reminder on the off cha...

Jordan Devore

7:45 PM on 05.29.2014

This week's Humble Bundle teaches you how to make games

Fancy yourself the type to make videogames? A lot of people would like to, but aren't sure where to begin. Well, with this week's Humble Bundle, you can snag up to $370 worth of game-creating software, making it a great jumpi...

Brett Makedonski



Battlefield 3 is free to download on Origin photo
Battlefield 3 is free to download on Origin
by Jordan Devore

Electronic Arts' On the House program for Origin lets users download free games for a limited time and keep them. It is obviously a way to get the service installed on more computers, and it's EA so some people are going to complain about that, but I'm a fan of the promotion.

Past titles have included Dead Space and Plants vs. Zombies. Right now, through June 3, it's Battlefield 3. Go crash some jets, for me. (So I'm not the only one embarrassing himself.)

[Via @Wario64]

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10:30 AM on 05.22.2014

Deal North: Super crazy Amazon Digital Games sale

Amazon has some of the lowest prices ever on this batch of over 1,000 digital PC games for their MAYhem promotion. This event run from today through May 31, but the catch is that some of the lowest prices are only live for 48...

Dale North

2:10 PM on 05.21.2014

GameStop spring sale is in full swing

GameStop never gets much notice for selling PC games to download and I'll admit, part of that comes down to me living in the UK and GameStop being almost non-existent here. I know everyone gears themselves up for the Steam su...

Alasdair Duncan

9:00 AM on 05.16.2014

Humble Weekly offering Shank 2, Runner, Mark of the Ninja

This Humble Bundle weekly is live! Pay whatever you want and you'll get Shank 2, Blocks That Matter, and Bit.Trip Runner. Notice the pattern? Platformers! Pay over $6 and you'll also get Bit.Trip Presents Runner 2: Future Leg...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

5:15 PM on 05.14.2014

There are like 100 games on sale on the European PlayStation Store

"It’s May and that means… well, I don’t know what it usually means but here’s May Madness." Hah! Agreed. Just don't go the opposite route and do a No Sale November or something. Anyways, just look at ...

Steven Hansen

4:30 PM on 05.14.2014

Pick up a 2DS now through May 17 for just $99

Looking for a reason to pull the trigger on a 2DS but can't bring yourself to because of the price? Nintendo has tweeted a special deal via Target just for you. Starting right now through May 17, pick up the curiously-shaped...

Brittany Vincent





10:00 PM on 05.13.2014

You should consider getting Desktop Dungeons at half price

My original intention was to inform you that Desktop Dungeons is $7.49 this week on Steam until Friday morning, and that you should play it because it's real good. Hard as hell, but good. That was until I noticed another game...

Jordan Devore

1:45 PM on 05.13.2014

Deep Silver kicks off two weeks of Humble Daily Bundles

Over the next two weeks, Humble Bundle will be running 24-hour deals and the promotion kicks off this morning with a repeat of the Humble Deep Silver Bundle. It was a pretty good compilation originally, and it's back with upd...

Jordan Devore

11:30 AM on 05.13.2014

Games with Gold coming to Xbox One, June titles revealed

Microsoft is coming up on the one-year anniversary of its Games with Gold program in which Xbox Live Gold subscribers can download two free games per month on Xbox 360 to own even if their membership lapses. In June, there wi...

Jordan Devore