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:
Xbox One special (Animeworx) – R5,499
Animeworx has one of the best Xbox One deals on offer this weekend. A 500GB standalone console and one controller is priced at R5,499.
PlayStation 4 special (Orange ZA online store) – R5,400
Looking for a standalone PS4 without all the distractions and add-ons? Orange has a black 500GB PS4 console and one DualShock 4 controller for R5,400.
Assassin’s Creed Rogue (Takealot) – R479
Assassin’s Creed Rogue is the unsung hero on the last-gen consoles, and this unique spin on the Assassin’s Creed franchise (throwing you into the boots of a Templar rather than an Assassin) is on special for R479 from Takealot.
PS4 and games bundle (Game) – R6,500
Game currently has a PS4 bundle, which includes a 500GB console, one DualShock 4 controller and two games (Mortal Kombat X and God of War 3 Remastered) all for R6,500.
White PS4 and God of War bundle (Makro) – R5,999
If you’re looking for a white PS4, Makro has the white 500GB console, one controller, God of War 3 Remastered and a 90 day PS Plus voucher for R5,999.
Xbox One and PS4 game specials (Makro) – various prices
Makro currently has a number of new Xbox One and PS4 games on sale, including Assassin’s Creed Unity for R499, Far Cry 4 for R499, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare for R599 and Batman: Arkham Knight for R699.
Xbox 360 controller and game special (Makro) – R699
You may in the market for a new controller and game, and Makro has the solution. An Xbox 360 controller and one game is priced at R699. The games you can select from include Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Minecraft and Rugby 15 (although, it’s hard to recommend Rugby 15).
Xbox One bundle (Makro) – R6,999
Another of Makro’s console bundle is an Xbox One package, which comes with the 500GB console, two controllers and two games (Ryse and Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition), all for R6,999.
Batman: Arkham Knight Limited Edition PS4 bundle (Makro) – R6,799
With the recent launch of Batman: Arkham Knight, Makro has priced the limited edition silver Batman-branded PS4 console and controller (along with the game, obviously) at R6,799. These things are selling out fast, so jump on it if you’re a Batman fan.