It’s here once more, the weekend we mean, and some of South Africa’s tech and lifestyle stores are offering up some pretty interesting deals to taunt gamers’ wallets.
Here’s the best of the best this week:
PS4 and Mortal Kombat X bundle (Dion Wired) – R6,500
Dion Wired has a console and game bundle, featuring the 500GB PS4 console, one DualShock 4 controller and the recently-released Mortal Kombat X, all for R6,500 on the dot.
Xbox One and The Witcher 3 bundle (BT Games) – R5,999
BT Games is continuing its pre-order deal from last week, making its special price on an Xbox One console and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt available for another weekend. The entire bundle costs R5,999,90.
Wii U game specials (Animeworx) – various prices
To give Nintendo gamers something to smile about, Animeworx has slapped some special prices on some Wii U games, including Bayonetta 2 (R499), Batman: Arkham Origins (R299) and Splinter Cell: Blacklist (R299).
Standalone PS4 console special (Game) – R5,990
Game has a special on a standalone PlayStation 4 console and DualShock 4 controller for R5,990, and if you throw in an additional R849, you’ll get a PlayStation TV console device too.
Game specials (Raru) – various prices
Raru also has some PC, Xbox 360, PS3, Xbox One and PS4 games on special. Some of the worthwhile titles include Wolfenstein: The New Order (PC) for R129, The Evil Within (Xbox 360 and PS3) for R399 each, and Batman: Arkham City – Game of the Year edition (PS3) for R215.
Xbox One and game special (Game) – R5,990
If you’re not looking to pick up The Witcher 3 bundle, perhaps another option is more up your alley. Game has a 500GB Xbox One console, one controller and one game (the choice between Halo: The Master Chief Collection or Forza Horizon 2), all for R5,990.
PS3 console and games bundle (OK Furniture) – R3,799
If you’re looking for a PS3 to buy in order to play the backlog of awesome games, OK has a 12GB super-slim PS3 console on special, which comes with two DualShock 3 controllers and 3 games (Uncharted 3, Gran Turismo 5, and PlayStation All Stars), all for R3,799.
Xbox One console (House & Home) – R5,789
House & Home’s Xbox One console deal doesn’t come with any extras, but it is the cheapest, making it worth a mention. The 500GB console and one controller is priced at R5,789.
PS4 special (Takealot) – R5,899
Takealot has also discounted its current PS4 price by R100, putting it at the R5,899 mark.