Best Black Friday 2018 gaming deals: here's where to find the best offers – The Sun
GAMING usually offers up some of the best offers and deals around Black Friday.
From the latest consoles, including the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch, to the biggest games including Fifa 19, Call of Duty and Assassin’s Creed, you can expect to see hefty discounts from a huge number of retailers.
What were the best deals last year?
- FIFA 18 was massively popular as shoppers flocked to Amazon, Game and others for a discounted copy
- The Nintendo Switch was one of the biggest selling consoles following its March 2017 release
- Other popular games included Call of Duty, Assassin’s Creed and Star Wars Battlefront
- Xbox Ones and PS4s were snapped up in huge numbers
Our tips for finding the best deals this Black Friday and Cyber Monday
IT might be tempting to dive in and snap up LOADS of items on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but here’s how you can guarantee you’re getting a good deal.
PREPARE Research the items you want to buy and find out the cheapest price. Websites like PriceSpy, PriceHistory and CamelCamelCamel will give you historical data on prices so you can see how much you should pay.
GET FOLLOWING Follow your favourite shops on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram and sign up to its deals newsletter to get the latest on any offers. We post the best deals in our Sun Money FB group too.
EARN CASHBACK Check websites like Quidco and TopCashback BEFORE you place your order. Cashback websites PAY you to shop. All you have to do is click through their links and the money is added to your online account, usually within 14 days.
Gaming deals to look for during Black Friday 2018
- The Nintendo Switch will likely be more heavily discounted than last year
- FIFA 19 is set to be on offer come November 23
- The Xbox One and PS4 will likely both have their prices slashed
- Red Dead Redemption 2 will be released in October
Who will have the best gaming deals?
As with last year, we expect most of the big retailers to get involved with Black Friday.
Amazon and Game had plenty of the biggest offers in 2017, but it’s definitely worth checking out the other shops as there’s usually a fierce battle to offer the best prices on consoles and games in the run up to Christmas.
If you’re looking out for other Black Friday deals, you can check our Black Friday info page.
There’ll you’ll be able to find the key areas likely to feature in the event, and crucial information about shopping during the Black Friday period.
Find our other ‘Best Black Friday deals’ pages below
Looking to snap up a Black Friday bargain? Here’s where you can find the best deals.