In less than 48 hours, video game enthusiasts will have another chance to grab dozens of titles across numerous platforms for a discounted price. With Black Friday behind us, all eyes are turned to Cyber Monday, one of the largest shopping days of the year. In 2018 alone, nearly $8 billion worth of online shopping took place, according to Forbes.
As the holiday season approaches, friends and family members who aren't sure what game(s) to get their loved ones can start in the video game aisle as there are options aplenty. As long as you know what console (or PC) they have, shopping should be a breeze.
Below are a few deals that make too much sense to look past, some of which are already live at the moment and end soon.
Anything at GameStop
A video game mecca since the mid-1980s, GameStop is always a go-to place for a wide range of games and deals come the holidays. As 2019 is no exception, their Black Friday ad featured hardware, accessory, peripheral, and game deals out the wazoo. Shoppers can earn the same deals through their brick-and-mortar shops or online, depending on how they prefer their buying experience.
If you're not sure what to get, here are a few deals that stand out:
God of War (PS4) - $9.99 (originally $19.99)
The Last of Us Remastered (PS4) - $9.99 (originally $19.99)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (PS4/XBOX/PC) - $38 (originally $59.99)
Marvel Spider-Man (PS4) - $19.99 (originally $39.99)
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Switch) - $39.99 (originally $59.99)
Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (XBOX/PS4) - $27.99 (originally $59.99)
Grand Theft Auto V (PS4/XBOX) - $14.99 (originally $29.99)
Red Dead Redemption II (XBOX/PS4) - $29.99 (originally $59.99)
Steam's Autumn Sale
If you're looking to buy games for someone who prefers to spend their time on a computer, Steam is the place to be. The online digital store is known for housing thousands of games and their Autumn Sale, which runs until the morning of December 3, has a wide variety of options. With so much to choose from that it can get a little overwhelming, you can't go wrong with any of the games (and deals) below.
PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS - $14.99 (originally $29.99)
DOOM - $5.99 (originally $19.99)
Dead by Daylight - $9.99 (originally $19.99)
Rainbow Six Siege - $7.99 (originally $19.99)
Resident Evil 2 - $19.79 (originally $59.99)
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - $11.99 (originally $39.99)
Rocket League - $9.99 (originally $19.99)
Cuphead - $14.99 (originally $19.99)
Mortal Kombat 11 - $29.99 (originally $59.99)
If you're a fan of getting things immediately, Prime members can make use of Amazon as they have numerous deals as well. It's a great time to be a gamer and, with the deals above ready to be taken advantage of, 2019's holiday season is sure to bring some smiles.
Tim Rizzo is the editor and a reporter for Inven Global. He joined the company back in 2017.