Holiday deals are in full swing with some the best gaming deals of the year. Whether you’re gaming on a budget or seeking gift ideas for that gamer you know, you’ve come to the right place.
This holiday season is especially significant for the gamer crowd. Since the release of the Sony PS5 and the Microsoft Xbox Series X gaming consoles, we’re seeing solid deals on PS4 and Xbox One game discs. We’re also seeing considerably lower prices on gaming laptops as well as accessories like gamepads, surround sound headsets, and external hard drives.
Generally speaking, frugal gamers usually look to Black Friday and even Amazon Prime Day to rack up on gaming gear. However, we’ve seen excellent deals on gaming laptops as well as games and accessories throughout the year.
Whether PC, console or handheld gaming is your bag, we’ve got you covered. We’re rounding up the most noteworthy discounts for every platform.
Top gaming deals right now
PC Gaming Deals
MSI GF65 Thin 15.6″ Gaming Laptop: was $999 now $699 @ Best Buy
MSI manufacturers some of the best gaming laptops around and its GF65 Thin is $300 off at Best Buy. It packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) IPS display, 2.6-GHz Intel Core i5-9300H quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, a 512GB SSD, and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti graphics.View Deal
Lenovo Legion 5i 15.6″: was $1,099 for $889 @ Lenovo
Currently $210 off, the Lenovo Legion 5i gaming laptop is one of the best gaming laptops to buy. The base model laptop on sale packs a 15.6-inch (1920 x 1080) 120Hz display, a 2.5-GHz Core i5-100300H quad-core CPU, 8GB of RAM, 128GB SSD, and a GTX 1650 GPU with 4GB of graphics memory.View Deal
Gigabyte Aorus 7 17.3 Gaming Laptop: was $1,599 now $1,099 @ Newegg
If you’re looking to beast of a gaming rig, you can save $500 on the Gigabyte Aorus 7. It packs a 17.3-inch (1920 x 1080) Thin Bezel 144Hz IPS display, 2.6-GHz Intel Core i7-10750H 6-core CPU, 16GB of RAM, 512GB SSD and GeForce RTX 2060 graphics with 6GB of dedicated memory. View Deal
Gigabyte Aero 15 OLED: was $1,899 now $1,347 @ Amazon
Great for gamers and creators alike, this beast of a machine is now $552 off Amazon. The Gigabyte Aero 15 packs a 15.6-inch 4K AMOLED display, Core i7-9750H CPU, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, and a GTX 1660Ti GPU. View Deal
Oculus Rift S PC-Powered VR Gaming Headset: was $399 now $299 @ Best Buy
Currently $100 off, the Oculus Rift S is at an all-time low price. We tested this PC-powered VR gaming headset and gave it a 4 out 5 star rating for its smart, comfy design and a sharp gorgeous display.
Walmart offers the same deal. This deal ends December 24.View Deal
Nintendo Switch Gaming Deals
Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!: was $59 now $44 @ Best Buy
Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu is a delightful blend of classic Pokémon and the mobile action of Pokémon Go. Amazon also offers it for the same price.View Deal
Animal Crossing: New Horizons: was $59 now $49 @ Walmart
Tap into your creativity as you build your community from scratch on a deserted island. This social simulation game lets you create your personal getaway and customize your character, home, decorations, and the landscape itself. At $10 off, it’s down to its lowest price ever (see price in cart). View Deal
Ring Fit Adventure: $79 @ Best Buy
Ring Fit Adventure has been near-impossible to find in stock most of the summer. The Nintendo Switch accessory lets you burn calories while playing games by making you jog, sprint, and jump in place while playing games. View Deal
Xbox Gaming Deals
Microsoft Xbox Series S: $299 @ Walmart
Although it’s not seeing a discount just yet, the nearly impossible to find X Series S console is in stock and ready to ship at Walmart. This disc-free gaming console supports 4K streaming with HDR and packs a 512GB hard drive. View Deal
Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Console: from $249 @ Microsoft
Xbox One consoles are hard to find these days. Luckily, Microsoft Store lets you build your own Xbox One S bundle. This value pack saves you money since it includes 3 free games and comes with an optional $10 off an Xbox Wireless Controller offer. View Deal
F1 2020 Standard Edition: was $59 now $49 @ Amazon
Now $10 off, F1 2020 lets you sit in the drive seat and race against the best drivers in the world. . For the first time ever, you can create a driver, choose a sponsor, an engine supplier, and hire teammates. Own this game for its lowest price yet. View Deal
Far Cry 6 Preorder for Xbox One: was $59 now $49 @ Amazon
Save $10 when you preorder Far Cry 6 for Xbox One. Play as Dani Rojas, a local Yaran, and become a guerrilla fighter to liberate your nation. Fight against Anton’s troops in the largest Far Cry playground to date across jungles, beaches, and Esperanza, the capital city of Yara. View Deal
WD Easystore 5TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive: was $179 now $99 @ Best Buy
The WD Easystore hard drive is Mac and PC compatible and features an easy-to-use USB 3.0 interface. This high capacity storage option gives you plenty of space for games. View Deal
PlayStation Gaming Deals
WWE 2K Battlegrounds for PS4: was $40 now $20 @ Amazon
WWE 2K Battlegrounds features over 70 WWE Superstars and Legends. This game lets players take their favorites into battle and brawl without limits with in-your-face pandemonium! The Xbox version is on sale for the same price. Walmart mirrors this deal.View Deal
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla for PS4|PS5: was $60 now $45 @ Amazon
Lead epic Viking raids against saxon troops and fortresses with Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. This game includes a free upgrade to the PS5 version. Grab it now from Amazon and save $15.
Logitech G29 Racing Wheel for PS4|PS5: was $400 now $249 @ Amazon
Logitech’s G29 is a great all-around force feedback wheel that will add a whole new level of realism to driving simulators like GT Sport and F1 2019. It’s $150 off right now and fully compatible with the PS5.View Deal