Deal of the Day
Found 79 active deals in Gaming & Toys.
Massdrop offers the Sennheiser G4me One Gaming Headset for $149.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $28. It features a microphone and frequency response of 10Hz to 26kHz. Deal ends August 6.
As one of its daily deals, OverHalfSale offers the Banzai Blast Force Water Cannon Foam Blaster 2-Pack for $6.99 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by a buck, although we saw them for a dollar less last week. They purport to shoot up to 15 feet. Deal ends today.
CDKeys offers a Microsoft Xbox Live 12-Month Gold Membership via download for $30.99. That's a buck under our mention from last week and the lowest price we could find by $12.
Best Buy offers the Insignia Battery Charging Station for Xbox One in Black, model no. NS-GXBOBCS101, for $14.99. Opt for in-store pickup to dodge the $2.98 shipping fee. That's $5 off list and the lowest price we could find for a similar unit by $5. It includes two rechargeable 1,200mAh batteries and LED charge indicators.
Target offers the VTech Busy Learners Activity Cube for $9.08 with free shipping. (Amazon offers it for the same price for Prime members.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $15. Designed for ages 6 months to 36 months, it features four light-up buttons, 14 interactive features, a motion sensor, and 25 songs.
Microsoft Store offers preorders of Gears of War: Ultimate Edition for Xbox One bundled with a $10 Xbox Live Marketplace Gift Card for $39.99 with free shipping. Plus, play this game by December 31 to get Xbox Live downloads of the Xbox 360 Gears of War Collection for Xbox One for free via Xbox One Backward Compatibility. (It includes the original four games, Gears of War 1-3 and Judgement.) Even better, play the game by March 16 to gain early access to the Gears of War 4 Beta for Xbox One when it launches in Spring 2016. Assuming you'll use the gift card, that's tied with our June mention and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's a current low by $10.) Preorders also include the Civilian Anya and Animated Imulsion Weapon skins for use in competitive multiplayer matches.
Note: It's expected to be released on August 25.
Nintendo Store offers its factory-refurbished Nintendo 3DS XL Game Console in eight colors (Blue/Black pictured) for $110 with free shipping. That's $46 under our mention of a new model from four days ago and the second-lowest total price we've seen. A 1-year Nintendo warranty applies.
Newegg via eBay offers the Sony PlayStation 4 500GB Batman: Arkham Knight Bundle with a Sony PlayStation 4 Silver Wired Headset and a Sony PlayStation Plus 3-Month Membership for $399.99 with free shipping. That's $140 under the best price we could find for these items purchased separately elsewhere; most stores charge this price for the console alone. The console includes a DualShock 4 wireless controller, wired headset, and cables.
13 Deals offers Mario Kart K'NEX Building Sets with Pull-N-Go Motorized Action in eight styles for $8.99 each. Coupon code "KNEXMARIO" cuts it to $7.96 each with free shipping. That's the lowest price we could find for any such K'Nex set by $2. Each set features pull-back motorized action and retail boxes that double as launching ramps. Deal ends August 4.
Buying multiples? You can get two for $15.03 ($7.52 each), three for $21.21 ($7.07 each), or six for $31.81 ($5.30 each).
Best Choice Products via eBay offers this 12-Foot Round Trampoline Set for $199.99 with free shipping. That's $39 below the best price we could find for a similar set. It features a 330-lb. weight capacity and includes a ladder and net enclosure. Deal ends August 16.
Mwave offers the Mwave 6-Axis 4-Channel Quadcopter, model no. MF180, for $27.99 with free shipping. That's tied with our mention from a week ago, $42 off list, and the lowest total price we've seen. It features 360° protection and a main propeller that's purportedly less easy to break.
Game Deal Daily offers Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection for Playstation 3 (pictured) for $25.75 with free shipping. That's $4 under our May mention and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's also the lowest total price we could find by $5.) The Legacy Collection includes Metal Gear, Metal Gear 2, Metal Gear Solid 2: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid 3: HD Edition, Metal Gear Solid 4 Trophy Edition, and Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD Edition.
Game Deal Daily also offers Metal Gear Solid HD Collection for Xbox 360 for $17.75 with free shipping. That's another price low, this time by a buck. It features Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater and Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker.
LEGO offers the LEGO Creator Ferrari F40, model no. 10248, for $99.99 with free shipping. Although that's the list price, it's the lowest price we could find. (Most places sell it for $116 or more.) It's also the first day it's available for non VIP members. This set includes 1,158 pieces.
Microsoft Store offers its new Xbox One 1TB Console with a download of Halo: The Master Chief Collection for Xbox One, Assassin's Creed Unity for Xbox One, and an Xbox Live 12-Month Gold Membership for $399 with free shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $45. This version of the console comes with a larger 1TB hard drive, matte finish, and redesigned controller with 3.5mm output. (The previous controller required an adapter to use 3.5mm headsets.) Deal ends August 17.
For its Gold members only, Xbox Live Marketplace offers downloads of Metro 2033 for Xbox 360 for free. That's $10 under our April mention of a download and the best deal we've seen for this game. (It's currently $20 below the lowest total price we could find for a physical copy.) Deal ends August 15.
For its Gold members only, Xbox Live Marketplace offers downloads of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes for Xbox One for free. That's $8 under our June mention and the lowest price we've seen for this game. (It's currently $16 below the best price for a physical copy.) Deal ends August 15.
At Disney Store, buy one select plush (priced from $9.95) and get a second plush of equal or lesser value for $1. Shipping adds $4.95 or get free shipping with orders of $75 or more via coupon code "SHIPMAGIC". That's tied with our February mention, at least $9 off, and a very strong deal on such toys. Choose from over 100 styles in characters like Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Winnie the Pooh, Olaf, Tinkerbell, and many Disney princesses.
Best Buy offers preorders of the recently-announced Sony PlayStation 4 500GB Destiny: The Taken King Limited Edition Bundle, model no. 3001052, for $399.99 with free shipping. (Amazon and GameStop offer it for the same.) Even though it's list price, these are the only three retailers currently offering this bundle. The bundle includes the limited edition glacier white PlayStation 4, limited edition glacier white Dualshock Controller, 5-foot power cable, 7-foot HDMI cable, 5-foot microUSB to USB cable, mono headset, and a copy of Destiny: The Taken King. It's due for release on September 15.
Humble Bundle offers Steam downloads of the Humble Games from Japan 3-Game Bundle for Windows for whatever you want to pay. If you opt to pay the bare minimum of $1, you'll get 99 Spirits: Special Edition (which includes an art book and music collection), Vanguard Princess with the Hilda Rize and Lilith DLC Packs, and Supercharged Robot Vulkaiser. (Supercharged Robot Vulkaiser is also available for Linux.) That's $32 under the lowest price we could find for these games and DLC packs purchased separately elsewhere.
If you pay more than the average, currently
$7.10, you'll also get Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure, Neo Aquarium: The King of Crustaceans, and The Sacred Tears True. Pay $10 or more to also get Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth1. Your contribution can be donated to charity (charity: water and Direct Relief), the developers, or both. Deal ends August 6.
Update: The price to unlock the additional content has increased to $7.39.
Dell Home offers preorders of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain for PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 for $49.99 with free shipping. Plus, Dell Advantage members will receive a $25 Dell eGift Card. (Click the 'Get Rewards' button near the top of the checkout screen to add the gift card. Not a member? It's free to join.) That's tied with last week's mention as the lowest total price we've seen. (With the credit, it's a current low by $25.)
It's also available for PlayStation 4 or Xbox One for $59.99 with free shipping. That's tied with last week's mention as the lowest total price we've seen. (With the credit, it's a current low by $24.) This game will be released September 1. Deal ends August 25.
Luganomart via eBay offers the 5-Piece Bullet Button Set for Xbox 360 Controllers in Silver for $3.35 with free shipping. (Gold is available for a few cents more.) Outside of other eBay sellers, that's the lowest total price we could find by $5. These buttons are made of aluminum alloy and replace the stock A, B, X, Y, and Guide button on any Xbox 360 controller.
Razer and Bundle Stars offer Steam downloads of Epigenesis for Windows for free when you "Like" the Bundle Stars, Razer, and Dead Shark Triplepunch Facebook pages and provide your email address. (Scroll down to see the form.) That's the lowest price we could find for this multiplayer sports/FPS game by $5. Deal ends August 4.
GameStop offers DuckTales Remastered for PlayStation 3 for $6.97
plus $3.50 for shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $2, although we saw a downloadable version for free for PlayStation Plus members in December.
Update: It's now available for in-store pickup only.
For in-store pickup only and with availability limited by ZIP code, GameStop offers the Hot Shots Golf: Open Tee and Hot Shots Tennis: Get a Grip UMD Dual Pack for Sony PSP for 97 cents. That's a buck below last week's mention and the lowest price we've seen. (It's a current low by $8.)
With stock varying by ZIP code, Target retail stores offer the Munchkin Adventure Time Card Game, model no. MUS085, for $10.39. (The link is for reference only; you must complete this purchase in stores
or spend $25 or more to avoid the $6.25 shipping fee.) Outside of the price below, that's the lowest price we could find by $7. It is both a standalone game and an expansion for other Munchkin card games, which are satirical games based on the clichés and oddities of Dungeons and Dragons and other role-playing games. Of note, for Prime members only, Amazon offers it for the same price with free shipping, although stock is limited.
American Girl offers the American Girl Grace Doll with Paperback Book for $120 plus $12.95 for shipping. That's the lowest total price we could find by $36. This 18" doll includes a charm bracelet and a story about Grace trying to start a business with her friends.
Toys"R"Us offers the The Happy's Pet Thunder the Blue Dog Plush, model no. 66306, or The Happy's Pet Lady Plush, model no. 66305, for $5. Choose in-store pickup to avoid the $5.99 shipping fee. That's the lowest price we could find for either plush by $3. These motorized pets play, do tricks, and dance. Each pet can make up to 25 silly sounds.