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Weekend PC download deals: The big Pro Bowl weekend sales

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 23, 2015 4:00pm PST

Shacknews does not consider the Pro Bowl to be a real football game. But somebody does, so for those people, they can check out this weekend's digital PC game sales, which we can only assume are in place to celebrate the Pro Bowl. Somebody has to celebrate it, right?


"Dungeon of the Endless is showing full price for me @ Amazon."

- daggot see all 2 comments

PSA: Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell available for $5 through GameStop PC

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 17, 2015 6:05pm PST

The PC version of Saints Row: Gat Out of Hell is available for pre-order through GameStop's website for a measly $5. That's for the whole game, so consider taking a trip to hell.


"i don't see it a la carte on PSN right now but maybe it's just not up yet. can preorder the ..."

- dantastic see all 8 comments

Weekend PC download deals: Celebrating Civilization and Saints Row

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 16, 2015 3:00pm PST

There are a handful of great PC gaming deals to be found, including free weekends for Civlization: Beyond Earth and Saints Row IV, just in time for the three-day weekend.


The Humble Store slashes Warhammer 40K, Space Hulk games this weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 16, 2015 10:00am PST

Fans of the Games Workshop library can find those games on sale this weekend on the Humble Store, with ten percent of sales going to charity.


"I wish I knew whether Ascension was worth the $20. 33% off seems like a small discount."

- TaintedSyringe see all 6 comments

Xbox One price drops to $349 once again starting January 16

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 15, 2015 2:50pm PST

For those holding out for another Xbox One price drop, your time is approaching once more.


"Saw today at Best Buy that the Kinect version is still selling for $499. If that doesn't ..."

- Thresher see all 21 comments

Weekend PC download deals: Welcome to 2015

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 09, 2015 6:30pm PST

Online retailers aren't exactly back in the swing of things, but there are still some pretty decent deals to be found.


Weekend PC download deals: Winter savings bonanza

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 19, 2014 4:00pm PST

Steam isn't the only retailer with a giant holiday sale. Deals are also available on Amazon, Humble, Green Man Gaming, and many other online retailers throughout the holiday.


"Man I really wanted to get Batman 3 on the PS4 but that thing has never budged from $60 :|"

- ghost in my shell see all 4 comments

PSA: The 2014 Steam Holiday Sale is now live

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 18, 2014 10:15am PST

Start picking up any PC games you may need to catch up on right now.


"With vanilla you have to change the ini file to manually enter resolution for triple screens. ..."

- A10Pilot see all 16 comments

Weekend PC download deals: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare on Steam and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 12, 2014 4:00pm PST

Christmas is almost here, so prepare for the dawn of the holiday sales.


Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare gets 25% discount and free multiplayer this weekend on Steam

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 11, 2014 10:40am PST

Maybe you've been hesitant to dive into the new Call of Duty, even after reviews have called it the best installment in years. Maybe a free multiplayer weekend and a 25% discount will convince you to at least try it.


SimCity 2000: Special Edition free on Origin right now

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 09, 2014 11:30am PST

One of the Shacknews Chatty community's best games of all-time is free right now from Origin.


"My entire game collection on Origin consists of their freebie games :-)"

- Amusatron see all 8 comments

Weekend PC download deals: Early Christmas shopping

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 05, 2014 4:00pm PST

Get some of your Christmas shopping done early with this weekend's PC deals!

READ MORE > Big Winter Sale kicks off with free Age of Wonders

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 04, 2014 10:00am PST just wrapped up its Big Fall Sale, but it's already moved on to its Big Winter Sale and is giving away free copies of Age of Wonders to celebrate.


"Aww fuck, so many great games, so cheap.. There goes my evening.. :/"

- pillzer see all 4 comments

Weekend PC download deals: Black Friday 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 28, 2014 3:00pm PST

It's Black Friday and some of the biggest online retailers are going all-out with some great deals.


"My son contacted customer service. They refunded his $20 and told him to keep the Xbox version. "

- jdcope see all 24 comments

Humble Sega Bundle goes to its Dreamcast roots

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 25, 2014 1:00pm PST

Sega is looking to its Dreamcast roots for the latest Humble Bundle, which includes the Dreamcast Collection and Nights Into Dreams among others.