Posted Fri, Dec 20, 2013 by Martuk
Welcome to the final Weekend Gaming Roundup before the holidays. This weekend is loaded with gaming sales of all sorts that should sate the taste of any gamer. So join us as we do all the leg work to find you the best digital gaming deals available on the cheap just in time for the holidays.
Starting off once again at Green Man Gaming this weekend you’ll have the chance to take advantage of different deals rotating out each day, so be sure to check back throughout the weekend for new games on the list. As for today, you can snag games on the discount list that include Batman Arkham Origins ($24.99) along with its Season DLC Pass ($9.99), Counter Strike ($2.49), Scarygirl ($1.74), Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons ($7.49), Condemned: Criminal Origins ($3.74), Godus ($9.99), The Witcher II: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition ($9.99), Dawn of Fantasy: Kingdom Wars ($6.79), Supreme Command 2 ($3.74), Quantum Conundrum ($2.24), and many more.
In addition, you can pick up the first season of TellTale’s The Walking Dead for just $6.24 to get caught up for the recently released first episode of Season 2. Green Man also has the following 20% discount code that you can enter at checkout for extra savings on an assortment of other games: GMG20-ZB5D1-93X49.
GamersGate is still running its multi-week holiday sale this weekend, offering a huge assortment of cheap games along with even cheaper daily deals. A few of the games on the list include Roller Coaster Tycoon Deluxe Edition ($3.00), Neverwinter Nights 2: Complete Edition ($4.99), Dungeons & Dragons Anthology ($4.99), TellTale’s Poker Night 2 ($2.50), Dead Island Game of the Year Edition ($6.78), Saints Row the Third: The Full Package ($10.20), S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Collection ($26.79), Sword of the Stars: The Pit ($2.50), Outlast ($6.80), Neverwinter Nights Complete ($7.49), Jagged Alliance Back in Action ($13.58), Resident Evil 6 (9.99), Stronghold HD ($4.19), Jagged Alliance Classics ($3.25), Trine Complete Collection ($5.00), The Witcher Enhanced Edition ($5.00), Defiance ($4.98), Dead Island Riptide (10.18), Brutal Legend ($5.00), Baldur’s Gate II Complete Collection ($2.49), Crysis Collection ($59.99), Warhammer 40k: Space Marines ($7.49), Amnesia: The Dark Descent ($6.78), Dead Rising 2 ($9.98), and nearly 1,300 others.
In addition to that lengthy list, the GamersGate daily deal for today includes ARMA II ($6.45), Condemned: Criminal Origin ($3.74), Dark Messiah Might & Magic ($2.49), and Assassin’s Creed Revelations ($4.99) along with a buy 4 pay for 3 offer and several discounted bundles.
GameFly has an assortment of deals this weekend, most of which are made up of a 50% off deal for games from the EA library. As an added bonus, buying one of those also gets you a free copy of Command & Conquer Red Alert 3. On the list you’ll find titles that include Need for Speed Rivals ($39.99), SimCity ($39.99), Mass Effect ($9.99), Mirror’s Edge ($9.99), Dead Space ($9.99), Mass Effect 2 ($9.99), Dragon Age Origins ($9.99), Dead Space 2 ($9.99), Dragon Age 2 ($9.99), Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning ($9.99), Dragon Age Ultimate Edition ($14.99), The Secret World ($14.99), Dead Space 3 ($14.99), Crysis 3 ($14.99), Battlefield 3 Premium Edition ($19.99), Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection ($9.99), and various games from the Need for Speed and The Sims 3 DLC collections.
Over at GameStop’s Impulse service this week you’ll find an assorted list of discounted games and DLC that include The Bureau: XCOM Declassified ($24.99), Europa Universalis IV ($19.99), Contrast ($9.99), Battlefield 4 ($39.99), How to Survive ($8.99), Deus Ex Human Revolution: Director’s Cut ($9.99), Silent Storm Gold Edition ($4.99), PAYDAY 2 ($17.99), NBA 2K14 ($20.09), Borderlands 2 Game of the Year Edition ($40.19), Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn ($14.99) and its Collector’s Edition ($24.99), Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Ultimate Edition ($14.99), Saints Row IV ($33.49), Final Fantasy VII ($5.99), Ride to Hell: Retribution ($7.49), Metro Franchise Pack ($36.84), Star Trek The Video Game ($7.49), Final Fantasy XI Ultimate Collection Seekers Edition ($14.99), Sleeping Dogs Bundle ($21.99), Tomb Raider ($7.99), DOOM 3 BFG Edition ($9.99), and over 500 others.
Not to be outdone for the holidays, Amazon serves up another list of jolly deals for the holidays that include Aliens: Colonial Marines for $1.99, the Firaxis Pack (Civilizations IV, Civilizations V, and XCOM Enemy Unknown) for $14.99. Adding to that you can also get the BioShock Triple Pack ($14.99), Max Payne Complete Pack ($6.99), the Borderlands GOTY + Borderlands 2 Pack ($11.99), Command & Conquer The Ultimate Collection ($4.99), Dragon Age Ultimate Collection ($4.99), Grand Theft Auto Pack ($10.99), Far Cry 3 ($14.99), Civilization V Complete Pack ($19.99), Manhunt Pack ($2.99), Paradox Grand Strategy Pack ($9.99), XCOM Enemy Unknown + Enemy Within Pack ($19.99), Nether ($14.99), Paradox Action Pack ($9.99), Focus RPG Bundle ($20.99), Tomb Raider ($7.99), Star Trek The Video Game ($4.99), Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon ($7.49), Majesty Gold ($1.24), Dead Space ($4.99), Defiance ($4.99), and hundreds of others, including discounted EVE Online packs and PLEX.
Over at GoG this weekend the Winter Sale continues. Throughout the sale you can select one of three surprise deals a day, which could give you either a random game discount or a free game if you’re lucky. As for the discounts, you can find daily deals offering up to 80% off of the 600 games available. Just a few up for grabs today include FEZ ($4.99), Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs ($12.99), System Shock 2 ($4.99), PlaneScape Torment ($4.99), Divinity Dragon Commander ($29.99), and more.
In addition, two bundle deals are currently available with the Sci-Fi Combat Bundle for $10.94, which includes Descent, Descent 2, Descent 3 and its expansion, Terminal Velocity, Shattered Steel, Aquanox, and Aquanox 2: Revelation. Additionally, you can also snag the Full of Stars Bundle for $4.98, which includes Startopia and Space Colony HD.
Be sure to check back on GoG throughout the weekend for more deals.
Heading over to Get Games this weekend we’ll find even more games on the cheap. This weekend you can snag games such as Sleeping Dogs ($4.99), the Sleeping Dogs DLC Pack ($8.74), Civilization Gold + the Brave New World expansion ($19.98), Darkout ($12.74), Duke Nukem 3D Megaton Edition ($2.49), Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit ($3.74), Mega Drive Series 1-5 for $1.87 each, and several more.
Bundle Stars offers up a new bundle for this week with the Urban Guerilla Bundle, which includes Arena Wars 2, Coniclysm, Governor of Poker 2 Premium Edition, Prime World: Defenders, Clickr, and an APB: Reloaded Stackable Premium Pack all for $2.99.
Not what you’re looking for? Be sure to check out the previously announced bundles for a better fit.
EA cuts prices on many of its sports games by 50% for this weekend’s sale. On the discount list this week you can find Need for Speed Rivals Digital Deluxe ($41.99), FIFA 14 Digital Deluxe ($34.99), FIFA Manager 14 ($31.99), Need for Speed Most Wanted ($9.99), Need for Speed Hot Pursuit ($9.99), and many others
If sports aren’t what you’re looking for, you can also catch discounts on other EA titles such as the Mass Effect Trilogy ($31.99), Battlefield 3 Premium ($23.99), SimCity Digital Deluxe ($47.99), and more.
The Nutcracker Bundle emerges on Indie Royal this week just in time for the holidays. The bundle is priced at $5.50 and includes PixelJunk Monsters, Fester Mudd: Curse of the Gold, Prime World: Defenders, Dungeon of Elements, Legend of Fae, and Monsters.
Over at Humble Bundle this week there’s a pair of new deals waiting to benefit charity and your gaming library for the holidays. The first is the new Puppy Games Weekly Bundle, which includes Ultratron, Droid Assault, Revenge of the Titans, and Titan Attack. Pay more than $3.46 and you can also unlock Steam redemption for each game. As an added bonus, if the bundle reaches $150k in sales, the source code for each game will be unlocked.
On the Humble Bundle 8 side you can get Little Inferno, Gemini Rue, Jack Lumber, and AaaaaAAaaaAAAaaAAAAaAAAA for the Awesome...and yes, that is the name of it and not a typo. Pay more than $4.17 for the bundle and you’ll also get a copy of Hero Academy, Anomaly 2, and several soundtracks. Additionally, more games will be added later and provided to those that pay more than the $4.17 average.
Be sure to check out the Humble Store for more discounts.
Happy Hour is underway at the Indie Gala with a Codemasters Bundle that offers for a $1 minimum Damnation and Clive Barker’s Jericho. Pay $6.67 and you’ll also get copies of Overlord, Overlord: Raising Hell, Overlord II, Operation Flashpoint: Dragon Rising, Operation Flashpoint: Red River, and FUEL.
Over at ShinyLoot prices on a number of games have been cut by up to 75%. That list includes titles such as The Book of Unwritten Tales Digital Deluxe Edition ($12.50), The Guild 2: Renaissance ($5.00), Enola ($10.04), Trainz Simulator 12 ($20.00), Gothic Complete Collection ($12.50), Gothic 3: Game of the Year Edition ($5.00), SpellForce Platinum ($5.00), Hacker Evolution: Duality ($4.99), and several others.
We wrap things up at Steam, who just kicked off its Winter Sale this week. And if you know how that goes you know that there are tons of games available all on the cheap complete with daily rotation and 8 hour flash deals, so be sure to check back regularly.
Just a few things available right now include FEZ ($2.49), Omerta: City of Gangsters ($9.99), Final Fantasy VII ($4.03), Total War Shogun 2 ($7.49), Nether ($11.99), FarCry 3 ($7.49), The Stanley Parable ($8.99), Batman Arkham Origins ($24.99), BioShock Infinite ($9.99), PAYDAY 2 ($17.99), Space Hulk ($10.19), Monaco ($2.99), Dishonored ($7.49), and several others with more to come. In addition to the daily list, the current Flash Sale includes Music Creator 6 ($16.99), Divinity Dragon Command ($19.99), Project Zomboid ($11.24), and EVE Online ($1.98) and the community choice option is Hard Reset ($2.24).
One last thing before we sign off. For those interested, you can buy Guild Wars 2 for 40% off in the ArenaNet Store this weekend during its holiday sale. Guild Wars 2 was also named Ten Ton Hammer's 2013 Game of the Year, be sure to check out our full list of awards to see if your favorite MMOG made the cut.
And that concludes out trip around the Internet this week. Have a great weekend of gaming and a safe and happy holiday.