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The mood at the Nintendo Switch midnight launch: cautiously optimistic and a little confused

There's really nothing like a console midnight launch. Even the worst-case scenario is a bloodbath where everyone is looking out for themselves. It's not every day you get to experience a real-life low-stakes version of Lord of the Flies! T...   read

 
 
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Deal: Xbox One S ups the ante with free Xbox Live Gold and controller

This might be the best time to buy an Xbox One S in Q1 2017. Last week, Microsoft and participating retailers dropped the price by $50 on the 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB models of Xbox One S, but this week further bonuses are popping up at select r...   read

 
 

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Oculus closes 200 Best Buy demo stations, begging the question 'does anyone want to demo VR?'

Forget the idea of pinkeye and the fear of germs from slipping your head (and hair/part of your face) into a VR headset that's been used hundreds of times, VR has always had a "demo" problem. When I was first shown VR, it was some lousy tec...   read

 
 
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Oculus Rift receives $150 gift card bonus at Best Buy

Big box retailer Best Buy is clearing out its inventory of Oculus Rift this week, as every purchase will now receive a giant $150 Best Buy gift card as an extra bonus on the VR headset. Perhaps Best Buy stocked one too many units durin...   read

 
 
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Grab an Xbox One with a solid end of year deal

Retailers across the nation will be holding promos for the slim system that include a bonus "gift" with the purchase. A few stores are also throwing in a $50 gift card along with the console, so that sure is fun! Sadly, the console price is...   read

 
 
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Xbox One S Xmas sale bundles galore with controllers, laptops, or HDTVs

Best Buy is making a last-ditch effort in getting an Xbox One S into the hands of those who are on the fence. If a new console system is on your Christmas shopping list, the big box electronics retailer is offering some interesting bundle c...   read

 
 
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Nintendo demos at Best Buy this weekend

Nintendo didn't have many new games this holiday season, but the company is doing what it can with what it's got. This Sunday, shoppers at Best Buy stores will have the opportunity to try out some demos for two of the major games Nintendo s...   read

 
 
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NES Classic edition restocking soon

Nintendo's NES Classic Edition has been THE must-have toy for the holidays this year, and it's been sold out pretty much everywhere since it released on November 11. Much like the early days of the Wii, the consoles are going for up to five...   read

 
 
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Best Buy leaks Dragon Quest Heroes II western release

Not yet officially announced by Square Enix for western release, Best Buy accidentally listed Omega Force's Dragon Quest Heroes II for PlayStation 4 along with the game details on it's web store, including an April 25, 2017 releas...   read

 
 
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All the top pick console game deals for Cyber Monday

Hey cool kids. I got some great game deals for you. They're like totally cool games that you cool kids play. You know like those Nintendo (only one game below) and Sega games (not listed below). Awesomesauce, huh? Being with it aside all de...   read

 
 


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All the Infinite Warfare pre-order deals for Friday's release

The newest Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare will take a giant leap -- into space. Sure the trailer kinda got overshadowed by Battlefield 1's successive announcement, but that game has now been released and it's so yesterday. So back to t...   read

 
 
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Complete Titanfall 2 deals roundup for Friday's release

Better than the original? That's what EA is hoping for in round two with Titanfall 2. Thus far, early reviews and impressions are positive and aggregate sites peg it at a 88/100. If you're a diehard Titanfall fan even when the servers were ...   read

 
 
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There's a bunch of Xbox and PlayStation bundle deals pre-Black Friday

We are nearing the middle of October but for those of you who absolutely can't wait until the holiday season to pick up an eighth-gen console, you're in luck. Retailers want to move inventory as fast as possible vs. being forced to bundle a...   read

 
 
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Battlefield 1 Xbox One digital copies now have pre-order deals

We're less than a week away from the release of Battlefield 1's Early Enlister edition and if you want to pre-order, there are options from three different retailers for cash bonuses. You can opt for a slightly bigger gift card incentive if...   read

 
 
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Become the Dovahkiin with Skyrim: Special Edition Dragonborn bundle

Those who are picking up Skyrim: Special Edition this fall may be interested in a collector's edition coming to Best Buy. Exclusive to the store, $75 nets you the game in a steelbook case along with a Dovahkiin mask. The bundle will be ava...   read

 
 
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PlayStation 4 Slim at Best Buy with free $160 Platinum Headset

Update: not a big surprise, all sold out online. We figured there would be plenty of PlayStation 4 Slim deals come this holiday season - as transitional time for a console's lifespan is always tricky since consumers have to decide between t...   read

 
 
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Both PlayStation 4 Pro and PS4 Slim now available for pre-order

GameStop got first dibs today as the PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB is now available for sale on the retailer's online storefront. With release date of November 10, 2016 and pricing at $399.99, the PS4 Pro will undoubtedly be one of those consoles t...   read

 
 
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Here are Dead Rising 4's retailer-exclusive pre-order bonuses

There are certain games I categorize as "gloriously stupid," and the Dead Rising games fit into that category. Games like this emphasize fun over reality, and are an excuse for weapon designers and modelers to let their imaginatio...   read

 
 
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3DS copies of Pokemon Red, Blue, and Yellow on sale for $8

Sick of spending time catching the same damn Pokémon again and again in your neighborhood park with Pokémon Go? Why not pick up Pokémon Blue, Yellow, or Red for cheap and actually enjoy progress within a game? Best...   read

 
 
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Best Buy 'Black Friday in July' video game sales roundup

Like last year, Best Buy is taking the Christmas-in-July idea to a new level with its next big sale. Tomorrow marks the retailer's Black Friday in July sale and just like the real Black Friday, most of the deals have already started up the ...   read

 
 
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Get $15 off Steam Wallet and other prepaid game cards

Update 6/30: Deal is now dead again as we've past 3:00pm Pacific. Sorry if you missed out. Talk about a well-time promotion. eBay is running a $15 off site-wide coupon for $75+ purchases. These deals are always popular because you can pick ...   read

 
 
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Buy a game card at Best Buy, get a second one 20% off

The Steam Summer Sale date, June 23, was promptly leaked again earlier this week. It's almost time for PC gamers' wallets to take some pain, but what if there was a small way to get even more savings during the sale? As of this weekend, you...   read

 
 
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Sony is rolling out PlayStation VR demos at retail

You won't have to wait until the PlayStation VR's October 13, 2016 launch to try out the headset first-hand -- it's coming to retail outlets across North America with games like EVE: Valkyrie, PlayStation VR Worlds, Headmaster, Battlezone, ...   read

 
 
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Original Xbox One now selling for $279 with free extra controller

In with the new, out with the old - as they said. While actual hardware spec on the Xbox One S hasn't fully revealed (beyond 40% smaller, internal power supply, yada yada)... there are inklings that the Xbox One S will be more powerful. We ...   read

 
 
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Cheapest Phantom Pain across all platform and more weekend deals

Some decent retail discount are happening this weekend on last year's Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. Until tomorrow, Best Buy has the PS4 and Xbox One console versions down to $24.99 which is a new low price. The PS3 and Xbox 36...   read

 
 


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