As we edge nearer to Christmas, South African gamers will be glad to know that there are some incredible console and gaming deals to capitalise on.
Here’s the best of the best this weekend:
Festive game specials (Game 4 U) – various prices
Game 4 U has some PS4, Xbox One, PS3, and Xbox 360 titles on special for the Christmas period. Here are some of the standout specials:
- Tearaway Unfolded (PS4) – R299.99
- Little Big Planet 3 (PS4) – R299.99
- Dying Light (PS4) – R499.99
- Dying Light (Xbox One) – R499.99
- The Last of Us Remastered (PS4) – R399.99
- Until Dawn (PS4) – R499.99
Xbox One controller and Fallout 4 bundle (Incredible Connection) – R1,399
In the market for a new controller and game? Well, Incredible Connection has the recently-released Fallout 4 on Xbox One plus a controller for R1,399. With the game retailing for around R800, and a controller at about R700, it’s a pretty decent deal.
1TB PS4 standalone special (Game 4 U) – R5,299
Another of Game 4 U’s Festive specials includes a 1TB Playstation 4 console and one DualShock 4 for R5,299.
Xbox One and games bundle (Makr0) – R5,999
Makro has a big gaming bundle on offer this weekend. It includes a 500GB Xbox One console, one controller and three games: Ryse, Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition, and Battlefield 4, all for R5,999.
The Witcher 3 special (Game 4 U) – various prices
If you haven’t managed to pick up The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt this year, Game 4 U has a special on the Game of the Year award winning title, pricing the PS4 and Xbox One versions at R599.99 each, while the PC version is R399.99.
Standalone Xbox One console special (Game 4 U) – R4,999
If you’re in the market for a vanilla Xbox One console to get you started, Game 4 U has the 500GB console and one controller for R4,999.
Console and PC game specials (BT Games) – various prices
BT Games has cut the price on some big-name console and PC games. A number of selected PS3 and Xbox 360 games are priced at R199.90 each, while more recent PS3 and Xbox 360 releases are R299.90 each.
A few PS4 and Xbox One games are priced at R299.90, and a number of PC titles are reduced to R199.90.
Check out the games below:
PS4 Star Wars Battlefront special (Pick ‘n Pay) – R749
Star Wars Battlefront is one of the big games at the moment, and the intergalactic multiplayer shooter is on special this weekend from Pick ‘n Pay, being priced at R749 – a fair bit down from its R999 retail price elsewhere.
Gaming specials (CNA) – various prices
CNA has some more deals on gaming titles this weekend, with some of the standout specials being Battlefield 4 and Need for Speed on Xbox One or PS4 for R199.90 each.
2 for R500 special (Musica) – 2 for R500
It’s also the last weekend of Musica’s gaming promotion, which sees some specials on Xbox 360 and PS3 titles. Musica is offering two selected games from the Xbox 360 or PS3 library for R500. Some of the standout titles include Far Cry 3, Crysis 2, Hitman: Absolution, Just Cause 2, Spec Ops: The Line, Sleeping Dogs, and Max Payne 3.
Games specials (Musica) – various prices
Music is running some promotions on selected gaming titles this weekend, and some high-profile games have been separated into three different pricing categories (as seen below).
Some of the standout deals include Driver: San Francisco (PS3) for R199.95 and Assassin’s Creed Rogue (Xbox 360) for R399.95.
Two games for R500 (Dion Wired)
Dion Wired has a promotion on its PS3 gaming selection, offering two selected games for R500 in total. The games on offer include Far Cry 3, Tomb Raider, Assassin’s Creed 3, Minecraft, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Mortal Kombat 9, FIFA 15, and Gran Turismo 6.
Game and controller bundle (Incredible Connection) – various prices
Incredible Connection has some Xbox controller and game combos on offer this weekend. One includes an Xbox 360 controller and Grand Theft Auto V for R600, while the other is an Xbox One controller and Battlefield 4 (Xbox One) for R1,199.
PS4 and Uncharted Nathan Drake Collection special (Pick ‘n Pay) – R5,999
One of the best deals on offer this weekend includes the 1TB PS4 console, one DualShock controller, and the recently-released Uncharted: Nathan Drake Collection, for R5,999 on the dot.
Xbox One and games bundle (Dion Wired) – R6,800
Dion Wired also has an Xbox One bundle on offer, which includes the 1TB version of Microsoft’s console, one controller, and 4 games: Gears of War Ultimate Edition, Titanfall, Rare Replay, and Ori and the Blind Forest (download code).