Video Game Deals, Offers, and Tips
When to Buy Video Games - While gaming is a pastime filled with countless hours of fun and entertainment, true gamers know the toll this hobby can take on your bank. Staying up to date on all the latest video games doesn’t have to be such a pricey proposition if you follow this general rule of savings: timing is everything. Firstly, new games drop in price rather quickly. While it’s cool to be the first in school to play the newest AAA video game, you can save quite a bit by waiting to buy at least a week after launch. If you wait a full month, you’ll probably end up with a sizeable chunk shaved off the initial purchase price. Secondly, retailers... more
- Wait for over a month after a new video game release date to see the price drop significantly.
- Shop seasonal sales events like Black Friday/Cyber Monday in November, post-holidays in January, and Summer kick-off in June.
- Buy used video games in like-new condition for a fraction of the price.
- Trade-in old video games to earn credit back that you can put toward your next purchase.