Retail gaming specials this weekend

Xbox One Controller

Finally, the weekend is here, and with it comes some gaming deals from local retailers, including some console, gaming and peripheral specials.

Here’s the best of the best this week:

FIFA 16 pre-order specials (CNA) – various prices

If you’re looking to pre-order the upcoming instalment of everyone’s favourite footie-sim, FIFA, CNA is currently running a promotion on pre-orders for FIFA 16. The PS4 and Xbox versions are priced at R749.90 each, while the PS3 and Xbox 360 versions are R649.90 each, and the PC edition comes in at R499.90. This is online retail pricing only.




PS3 super-slim bundle (Game) – R2,800

Game is running a new promotion this weekend on a super-slim PS3 bundle, which includes the 12GB console and two controllers for R2,800.


PS3 game


PS4 standalone console special (Orange) – R5.399

Orange online is bringing a solid PS4 deal this week with the standalone 500GB console and DualShock 4 for R5,399.

Orange PS4


Xbox One console bundle (Takealot) – R5,299

Takealot is still flaunting its gorgeous white Xbox One bundle special, which includes the 500GB limited edition white console, one controller and Sunset Overdrive, all for R5,299.

Xbox One white sunset


Xbox 360 standalone console special (House & Home) – R1,979

If you’re in the market for the cheapest Xbox 360 you can get, House & Home’s R1,979 special should do the trick. It may not have any extras, but it’s the cheapest it’s going to get.

Xbox 360 House and Home


Xbox One bundle (BT Games) – R5999.90

BT Games has a killer Xbox One deal, which includes the 500Gb console and one selected game: either The Witcher 3, Forza Horizon 2 or Halo: The Master Chief Collection, all for R5,999.90.

Xbox One bundle from BT games


Game specials (Musica) – various prices

Musica is running a promotion on a bunch of console and PC games. Some of the games, like Need for Speed Rivals, FIFA 14 and Battlefield 4 on both Xbox One and PS4 are priced at R249.95 each. Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag on PS4 and Xbox One are R399.95 each.

PS4 specials from Musica

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