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Discount alert: FLOCK! is half price on Steam this weekend

If you’ve been thinking about buying FLOCK!, today would be the perfect day to put down the coin. For the remainder of the weekend Capcom’s quirky sheep herding simulation is 50 percent off Steam. If that's not enough of a deal ...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: EndWar, Call of Duty, other cheap stuff

If you can't be bothered to appreciate your mother, somebody else is bound to pick up the slack. Fairly slim week, since I guess videogames aren't considered hot items on Mother's Day. That said, if you don't have a headset for your PS3 and...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Monster sales, Grand Theft Auto and more!

Feels like a really long time since there's been a Discountoid post, doesn't it? Well, it has and I apologize for that. Travel and other priorities have taken up a lot of my time lately but that's no excuse. Spanking opportunities will be a...   read

 
 
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Today's Amazon Gold Box deals are gaming bargains

Amazon's daily assortment of time-sensitive bargains goes with videogames today. For starters, the Deal of the Day is for Shaun White Snowboarding on every available platform. The PS3, PSP, Wii and PC versions are going for $30, while the 3...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Buy 1 Get 1 half, Game Days, more sales!

Okay, so, I've spent my weekend reconfiguring the layout of my office. What this means for me is having a space which is more like a living room and I'm now watching Hulu all the time. That's when I discovered Battle of the Bods, which migh...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Sports games, Guitar Hero and more!

Time again to round up some of the week's better bargains. Things have been a little slow as of late, but they appear to be picking up again. Amazon has several of the 2K sports games at strong savings and a few other titles at deep discoun...   read

 
 
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Grab LittleBigPlanet cheap at GoGamer in the next 72 hours

Honestly, I only put the dollar signs there because I can't bear to stare into a Sackboy's soulless, dead eyes.But hey, if you're down with LBP, then do I have a deal for you. GoGamer.com has the game in one of its "48 Hour Madness&tra...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: F.E.A.R. 2, Overlord, Spongebob and more

It's Sunday morning at Dtoid HQ and we're all a little worse for wear. Just because I'm bleary-eyed does not mean I can't still sniff out a bargain, though.So what are the deals this week? Gamestop seems to be pushing Spongebob and Resident...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Little Big Planet, Call of Duty 4 and more

Little Big Planet is on sale at Amazon. Let's move on, shall we?It's that period in the week where we realize that we're broke after a weekend of partying but will still need to get our gaming fix. Sounds like the right time for deals. Sadl...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Too Human, Mirror's Edge, EndWar and more

Time for deals? Okay, in all seriousness, I found this image attached to a blog and spent twenty minutes scrolling through years of updates trying to discern what the context for it was. I was disappointed. Not in the boobs, mind you, but t...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: MK vs DCU, Dead Space and more deals

Nothing like a lazy sunday that gets turned into a rush to get things done because you've procrastinated. Lucky for me (less lucky for gamers), the deals are a little slim this week.Target has some of the better offers this week, with Dead ...   read

 
 


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Discountoid: Moon, Wario Land: Shake It! and more great deals

I was going to justify this image with a convoluted comment on how President's Day is on Monday and without the Great Emancipator, we would not have a word like "badonkadonk" in the popular lexicon. Then I realized that Moon recei...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: DS games galore, Persona 3 and so much more!

It's a good week to be a DS fan.I do believe it is time for another edition of Discountoid. GameStop and Best Buy both have a truckload of DS games on sale this week. The former has placed their focus on Ubisoft's library, while the latter ...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Snowboarding, cheap Xbox Live and more

Something tells me they aren't as pure as the driven snow.Time again for Discountoid. The deals are slim this week, but there are a couple that you should probably be paying attention to. First, Amazon has a great deal on 12-month Xbox Live...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Cheerleaders, coaches and Wario, plus more great deals

I have spent several hours combing through the internet to find just the right image for Discountoid today. It was very taxing work. Thank you, kind retailers, for putting All-Star Cheer Squad on sale. Best Buy has a massive ad this week wi...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Only a few shopping days left!

There's a little something for you to enjoy this holiday.We're in the last week before Santa comes down chimneys everywhere, which means we're looking at the last of the bargains before the world ends in a fiery inferno of Christmas spirit....   read

 
 
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The good news: Nerdyshirts just informed us that they found a long-lost box of Topher's bot and crossbones shirt and are offering it up on their site just five dollars. You can't even buy a bacon swiss mushroom burger combo t...   read

 
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We told you early last month that electronics retailer Circuit City was closing over 150 stores. That's big news, as they held up about 10% of the US games market. Damn this economy!We saw their "everything must go"...   read
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Discountoid: MGS4 under 10% of 360 and other amazing bargains

See what I did there?Time again for Discountoid. Generally, as the holiday season accelerates towards its inevitable climax, videogame deals hover right around where they are the rest of the year, with a little more emphasis on family-frien...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Cyber Monday 2008

Just in case you didn’t max out all your credit cards on Black Friday, online retailers have fabricated a new bastion of American consumerism in recent years: “Cyber Monday.” It’s the Monday after Thanksgiving, and w...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Black Friday 2008

I love the smell of commerce in the morning. Ever since I first started working in retail all those years ago, Black Friday has been my favorite day of the year. The lines of people banging at the gates, waiting to consume en masse, willing...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: We'll call this the "pre-game show"

Just because the biggest shopping day of the year is right around the corner, doesn't mean that the retailers aren't fighting for your dollars during the rest of the week.Target, in particular, has come out swinging. Several recent releases...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Atlus gets pimped out!

I'd like to thank Amazon for giving me the opportunity (read: excuse) to post that image.That's not the only reason to praise the online retailer this week, however. They've slashed prices on over a dozen titles published by Atlus. There's ...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Valkyria Chronicles, Brothers in Arms, other cheap crap!

He's gonna love her 'till the money comes.And speaking of the money coming, it's time once again to collect this week's gaming deals in Discountoid. Valkyria Chronicles is seeing a nice little price reduction at Circuit City this week. And ...   read

 
 
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Discountoid: Another Buy 2 Get 1, bundled accessories and more

Target stores have their sights set on getting you to spend this week, with a buy 2 get 1 free promotion in their Sunday ad. The bad news? It's only on Wii games. Still, if there are a few first-party titles you have yet to pick up for the ...   read

 
 
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