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- Cyber Monday 2020 gaming deals on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Xbox, and PC are now live.
- Despite low stock on consoles, Cyber Monday 2020 is delivering some great discounts on Nintendo and PlayStation exclusive games, and the lowest prices we’ve seen on some popular gaming accessories.
- Don’t expect discounts on the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S, however — they all launched earlier this month and their stock remains extremely limited.
- Check out Insider Reviews’ best Cyber Monday tech deals for more savings.
Cyber Monday 2020 gaming deals haven’t brought all of the usual doorbuster discounts on consoles you might expect, but there are a few reasons for that. The recent launches of the next-gen PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S consoles, alongside the ongoing pandemic, have created intense demand for gaming products of all types.
But, there’s still a healthy selection of games and accessories available at some of their lowest prices of the year. That includes newly released PS5 and Xbox Series X games like “Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla,” and “Watch Dogs Legion.”
The Switch has continued to be hard to find, but
has brought a $300 “Fortnite” Switch bundle to Amazon. First-party Nintendo games like “New Super Mario Wii U Deluxe” and “The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening” have been $20 to $30 off at most retailers, and that includes digital copies from Nintendo’s eShop.
We’ve listed the best gaming deals we’ve found online so far. If you’re looking for more savings, be sure to read our Cyber Monday liveblog.
Best Cyber Monday gaming deals
Most of today’s Cyber Monday discounts on video games have been active since Thanksgiving and
, including deals on Nintendo Switch exclusives, newly released games from Ubisoft, and annual hits like “Madden NFL 21.”
Games like “Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla” and “Watch Dogs Legion” were cheaper on Black Friday, but the price difference for both is less than $5, and it’s unlikely we’ll see another sale in the coming weeks.
Best PlayStation Cyber Monday deals
The PlayStation 5 may be the most-coveted console of 2020, but PlayStation discounts were reserved to the PlayStation 4 during this year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales. A selection of this year’s hit PlayStation 4-exclusive games — “The Last of Us 2,” “Ghost of Tsushima,” and “Final Fantasy VII Remake” — are at their lowest prices since release.
Keep in mind that PS4 games will still work on PS5, and the next-gen system will automatically provide a boost in graphics quality and load times.
Sony is also hosting a huge online sale on digital PlayStation games in the PlayStation Network store, and you can get 25% off a one-year PlayStation Plus subscription, which is required to play online and provides free games each month.
“Final Fantasy VII” was one of the most influential games of its era, and this remake completely recreates the original game’s first chapter with new combat mechanics, state-of-the-art graphics, and an expanded story. GameStop is offering the game for $30, the lowest price we’ve seen since its release.
Best Xbox Cyber Monday deals
Microsoft launched the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S earlier this month, but the new consoles aren’t on sale for Cyber Monday. Instead, the best Xbox deal for Cyber Monday is on Microsoft’s Netflix-style gaming subscription, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, which lets gamers play more than 100 titles on their Xbox, PC, or Android phone. We’ve called the $15-per-month subscription the best deal in gaming, and you can buy a three-month membership for $19.99 right now.
Official Xbox controllers are also $20 off right now at Best Buy, which includes the newly remodeled Xbox wireless controller for Series S and Series X.
Microsoft, like Nintendo and Sony, is also holding a massive online sale for digital Xbox games and PC games for Windows 10.
Resident Evil 3 introduces the iconic monster Nemesis as he chases heroine Jill Valentine through the zombie-infested streets of Racoon City. This is a remake of the PlayStation 1 classic with overhauled gameplay and gorgeous graphics. The game also includes a multiplayer mode called ‘Resident Evil: Resistance,’ offering extra replay value.
Best PC Cyber Monday gaming deals
PC gamers usually need specific parts and peripherals to upgrade their gaming setup, and Cyber Monday often brings the price drops needed to make improvements. So far we’ve seen discounts on PC gaming products from well-known brands like Logitech, including all-time low prices on Logitech’s 502 wireless mouse.
We’ve seen some great deals on Dell’s gaming products, including 36% off the Alienware m15 gaming latop, and $175 off Alienware’s 34″ ultrawide monitor.
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