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Weekend PC download deals: Sega catalog gets deep discounts

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 27, 2015 3:00pm PDT

Several retailers have the Sega library of PC games on sale right now, while a few others have the LEGO catalog, Bethesda's best, and Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes at steep discounts.


"You might start including Direct2Drive again (gamefly's old digital service); they have a sale ..."

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Weekend Console download deals: PlayStation LEGO sale and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 06, 2015 6:00pm PST

PC gaming retailers have been offering massive sales for a while, but now it's time to also include the console gaming world on the download sale fun.


"Olliolli and the new Mario vs Donkey Kong puzzle game are both cross buy, buy one and get a code ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: Steam looks to the future

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 06, 2015 4:00pm PST

With virtual reality and SteamOS being the wave of the future, Valve is celebrating with a massive sale over on Steam. Meanwhile, GOG.com is offering new games every few minutes, Green Man Gaming is celebrating women in video games, and Get Games is offering up a handful of ...


"Same thing happened to me LOL... I ordered the wrong PC version. Hopefully amazon will issue me ..."

- hayitsrichie! see all 16 comments

Weekend PC download deals: Marching into GDC and PAX East

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 27, 2015 4:00pm PST

Next week is a big week for games, but before we venture into that rabbit hole, we take a look at the best in PC gaming deals for the weekend. That includes Amazon with fantastic EA deals, Green Man Gaming fighting off Aliens, and Steam celebrating with Disney Interactive.


"That $15 Humble bundle is a pretty fantastic price for many AAA games"

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Weekend PC download deals: Call of Duty Advanced Warfare free weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 20, 2015 3:00pm PST

This weekend is filled with big PC gaming deals, as Steam leads the way with a weekend of free Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare multiplayer.


"One of these deals is Battlefield 4 ($10) and the Premium Edition ($25) on Gamers Gate. That ..."

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Weekend PC download deals: Love and basketball

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 13, 2015 3:00pm PST

It's Valentine's Day weekend, but few retailers outside of Green Man Gaming are offering up any incentives for couples to spend the weekend together. Steam, on the other hand, would prefer to celebrate something different: the NBA All-Star Weekend!


"I picked up Unreal Gold from gog.com. I couldn't help it. That 1998-2001 period is my DNA. It's ..."

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GamersGate celebrates 10th anniversary with discounted Dragon Age, Strider, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 09, 2015 1:40pm PST

GamersGate is turning 10 years old and celebrating with 10 days of sales, starting with deals for the Dragon Age franchise and others.


Weekend PC download deals: Celebrating Square Enix and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 06, 2015 4:00pm PST

The weekend's PC deals are here, giving PC owners a chance to honor Square Enix via this weekend's big Steam sale. Other retailers have some good deals of their own, including Origin offering up The Sims 4, GamersGate showing some Chivalry, and Humble Bundle undergoing its J...


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By Shack Staff, Feb 06, 2015 12:20pm PST

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Weekend PC download deals: In memoriam

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 30, 2015 4:10pm PST

We get into this weekend's PC gaming deals, but not before acknowledging those we've lost in the past day.


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."

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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.


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 :|"

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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.