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PSN flash sale includes Dark Souls 2, South Park, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 03, 2014 3:30pm PDT

With next week's E3 event set to discuss the future of games, it's time to start catching up with more recent releases. Sony, in particular, would like to help out with that cause by opening up a Flash Sale on games like Dark Souls 2, South Park: The Stick of Truth, and Ni N...


"According to the Playstation blog, the sale lasts until Friday."

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Weekend PC download deals: Payday 2 free weekend, spring/summer sales, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, May 30, 2014 4:00pm PDT

We've reached the end of May and that means we're about to usher in the summer season. Of course, depending on how you look at things, you might be anticipating a summer drought. If that's the case, perhaps you'd like to stock up on some low-priced PC games. Let's take a loo...


"yep. over 6 million ppl on Steam. Just imagine if 1000 ppl bought your game @ $10. You'd net ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: Memorial Day celebration

By Ozzie Mejia, May 23, 2014 3:45pm PDT

It's Memorial Day weekend and it's time to celebrate this three-day weekend like any red-blooded Americans (or red-blooded natives of whatever country you may be reading this in) by purchasing lots and lots of PC games. It's the American way, you know!


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Weekend PC download deals: Chivalrous shenanigans

By Ozzie Mejia, May 16, 2014 5:00pm PDT

You know that feeling that something's creeping up on you? Today's Halo 5: Guardians and Killzone: Shadow Fall announcements should serve as a stark reminder that E3 is inching closer by the day and that's going to mean a whole new slew of games to get excited about for the ...


"What's going on these days with ShackTactical and Arma? Should I buy Arma 3 for 40% off? Do I ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: Mother's Day Edition

By Ozzie Mejia, May 09, 2014 3:00pm PDT

It's Mother's Day weekend and that means that this Sunday will be dedicated to the woman that gave birth to you. It shouldn't take Mr. T to remind you to be good to your mother. So you'd better get all of your PC gaming in on Saturday before taking your mother out to her cha...


"Elder Scrolls online Imperial edition for 60 bucks after the Greenman coupon isn't bad. Was ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: May the 4th be with you

By Ozzie Mejia, May 02, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Listen up, Padawan! You don't have to be a Jedi Knight or a Sith Lord to find the best deals for your PC games during this Star Wars Day weekend. Simply follow this post to find the droids you're looking for. Find the best deals for you, I shall!


"Turns out it works well, but you need to edit the .ini to get any resolutions above 1600x1200. ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: Rising Storm and Company of Heroes 2 free weekends

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 25, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Another month is coming to a close, as spring is in full swing. Well, it is in most parts of the country, anyway. Several regions are enduring a round of April showers, which means going outdoors many not be the best idea. So it's a good thing that there are some sweet deals...


"Dead Space is Free on Origin atm - https://www.origin.com/en-ca/store/buy/dead-space Just ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: Flying into WonderCon weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 18, 2014 3:30pm PDT

It's Wondercon weekend! And I'm celebrating by spending today cosplaying as Clark Kent and searching tirelessly for the weekend's best PC download deals. Because there are plenty of deals to be found and this is as good a weekend as any to enjoy them!


"It's only a scam if people are dishonest in their actions with it. Early access is, frankly, a ..."

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PSN flash sale includes Retro City Rampage, Braid, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 18, 2014 2:45pm PDT

Sony is surprising PSN users with a weekend 99 cent flash sale, featuring many PS1 and PS2 classics, along with more recent titles, like Retro City Rampage and Braid.


"Got me some Tokyo Jungle. Going to live out my dream to be a feral Pomeranian. "

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Weekend PC download deals: PAX East edition

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 11, 2014 5:30pm PDT

It's PAX East weekend, everyone! Those of you out in Boston right now... are lucky people that I'm not jealous of at all. No, sir. But hey, I'm still at the home base and that means I'll be bringing you your PC download deals for this fine weekend. Why? Because those of us t...


"Blackguards, Strike Vector and Loren: Amazon Princess are 50% off on Steam."

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Weekend PC download deals: Monaco, Civ V, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 04, 2014 1:30pm PDT

Welcome to April, everyone! Now that spring is in the air, the best way to soak in all of the sunshine and fresh air... is to stay inside and play through your library of PC games. (Ok, I guess you could take your laptop outside if you absolutely have to venture outdoors.) A...


Weekend PC download deals: A banner day

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 28, 2014 1:00pm PDT

It's the last weekend in March, right before April Fools Day. But you know what's no laughing matter? Headers. I put out a call for headers for this very feature and one of you stepped up in a big way. So I'm throwing out a special thanks to Chatty's winterface for creating ...


"I got excited when I saw the PS3 digital code button, but it's still regular price... :("

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Weekend PC download deals: Farewell, GDC!

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 21, 2014 6:15pm PDT

This year's Game Developers Conference is now behind us and there's no better way to celebrate than by playing through some of our favorite PC games. And it isn't just hungover game developers that are looking to unwind after a long week. There are also a greater number of p...


"I can't get that coupon code to work for the Shadowrun expansion on GMG either. "

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Weekend PC download deals: Green Edition

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 14, 2014 6:00pm PDT

We're halfway through the month of March and some of the spring's most anticipated releases have already started to arrive. But there's still more on the way and unless you're looking to get buried under an avalanche of backlogged games, you might want to take a weekend to c...


"No, but their stuff is DRM-free. You don't have to be signed into their service to play any ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: Spring Forward Edition

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 07, 2014 7:05pm PST

If you're looking to spend your whole weekend playing games, you'll probably notice time go by a lot faster than normal. That's because this is the weekend to spring forward and set your clocks one hour ahead. Just remember, if you're committing yourself to your PC games, sl...


"Get Games says that the Watch Dogs preorder is not available in my country, USA. Might want to ..."

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