Playing video games can be an expensive hobby, no question. But if you bide your time and pay attention to sales, you can often save quite a bit of money, even on recent games. That’s great in theory, but if you’re ready for a new game now, you want to know what deals are available this very moment. To help you out, we’ve gone through this week’s video game sales to find the best deals on the best games for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
Before we dig into the deals, you should pick up any free games you’re eligible to receive. If you’re a PlayStation Plus or Xbox Live Gold subscriber, you can downloaded September’s free games for your console. And if you have an Amazon Prime account, don’t forget to grab your free PC games from Twitch this month.
If you want to see the deals on any particular platform or from a specific retailer, you can check out this week’s coverage of individual sales.
Now let’s check out the highlights.
Red Dead Redemption (Xbox One)
If you’re looking forward to Red Dead Redemption 2‘s release on October 26, you might want to refresh your memory on the first game. It’s backwards compatible on Xbox One, and it’s on sale digitally on the Microsoft Store
- Buy it here — $10
Conan Exiles (Xbox One)
Somehow this survival game makes it fun to struggle to stay alive in the brutal Exiled Lands.
- Buy it here — $30
Fallout 4: GotY Edition (PS4, Xbox One)
To whet your appetite for Fallout 76, you can play through the previous game and all of its DLC at a steep discount.
- Buy it here — $30
The Witcher Series (PC)
Steam is running a nice sale on a bunch of games this week, including the entire Witcher series for under $25. Not bad for a terrific set of action RPGs.
- The Witcher: Enhanced Edition — $1.50
- The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings – Enhanced Edition — $3
- The Witcher 3: GotY Edition — $20
Call of Duty: Black Ops III Zombies Chronicles Edition (PS4, Xbox One)
With the sequel right around the corner, now’s a good time to catch up on the previous Black Ops game, especially since it’s on sale at Best Buy. This edition comes with bonus DLC for the Zombies mode.
Assassin’s Creed Origins (PS4)
Before Assassin’s Creed Odyssey lands on October 5, you can catch up on Origins at a discount right now. Other Assassin’s Creed games are on sale as well on the PlayStation Store.
- Buy it here — $24 ($30 without PS Plus)
Dark Souls 3 (PS4, Xbox One)
Praise the light or die trying in this fantastic action RPG.
Xbox One Wireless Controller
Whether you want to add a couch co-op partner or you threw your old one out the window during a tough boss fight, you might need a new Xbox One controller. This week you can get one (or more) for $20 off.
- Buy it here — $40