Forget the worn-out WASD keys. The real hallmark of being a gamer is the never ending list of games you want to play. Working through a wish list can get expensive, but with a little patience it’s very easy to find cheap games for every system, be it Xbox, PlayStation, PC or Nintendo Switch. We scoured for the best gaming deals we could find for every console and game subscription service, and we’ll update this story every month with a new set of discounts.
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Where can I find game deals?
Retailers don’t often list an end date for video game deals, which means they can end at any time. Price trackers like Camelcamelcamel can be useful for setting up price drop alerts, but they don’t always work on digital-only addresses, and they don’t work with every store. Our advice? Check out the sale departments at major retailers like GameStop, Best Buy, Target, Amazon, and Walmart.
What’s the good deal? A good rule of thumb is to aim for $40 or less for a recently released AAA title, and $20 or less for older titles that are still popular. Video game sales come up frequently, so be patient and research the price before clicking add to cart.
Nintendo Switch Game Deals
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