Black Friday 2018 Roundup: 30 Best Game, Console, and Tech Deals

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Despite the fact that many pre-Black Friday sales are on-going, many will indubitably rush out after Thanksgiving to save some money on holiday shopping this year. While there are many great deals for 2018 and retailers to choose from, smart consumers will want to take advantage of everything they can.

To that effect, we've scoured various retailers to find the best Black Friday deals across the spectrum. It's worth mentioning that most of these deals are on a "as supplies last" basis, with some retailers beginning their sales earlier than others. So, without further ado, here are the best deals this season and where to find them

30 Spider-Man PS4 Bundle


This bundle is likely the most popular deal this year, as it has been replicated at most major retailers. Saving $100, players can pick up a PS4 slim 1TB with Spider-Man for $199.99.

This Black Friday deal is available as supplies last at most major retailers, including Walmart, Best Buy, Target, GameStop, and Sam's Club.

29 Xbox One X

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The Xbox One X deals go as low as $399 and as high as $429 (with some added bonuses). Multiple retailers also have a One S bundled with Minecraft.

Gamers can find the Xbox One X as supplies last for $399 at Walmart, $429.99 at Target, $429.99 with Battlefield V at Best Buy, and more.

28 Xbox One X PUBG Bundle

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Although PUBG is coming to PS4, that hasn't stopped retailers from running a bundle on it with an Xbox One X. Most noteworthy, however, is the deal that Kohl's is running on it.

The Xbox One X PUBG bundle is running at $399.99 with $120 in Kohl's Cash at Kohl's.

27 Nintendo Switch

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While the Nintendo Switch is not dipping below its basic retail price of $299.99, players are getting it bundled with Mario Kart 8. Some may not consider that game a console seller, but this deal is a great time to get a Switch and essentially a free game prior to the launch of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.

This bundle is available as supplies last at Walmart, Best Buy, Target, GameStop, and more.

26 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4


Considering it was one of the most anticipated titles this year, fans should expect copies of Black Ops 4 that are on sale to go fast. Not only would it make a great Christmas present, but it's also a doorbuster deal at most retailers.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 can be found as low as $39 up to $45 as supplies last at Walmart, Best Buy, Target, GameStop, and more.

25 Destiny 2: Forsaken - Legendary Collection

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Forsaken was a step in the right direction for Bungie's Destiny 2, so seeing the collection on sale for Black Friday is deeply encouraging.

Ranging from $29 to $35, Destiny 2: Forsaken - Legendary Collection is available as supplies last at most major retailers, including Walmart, Target, and GameStop.

24 God of War

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Those picking up a PlayStation 4 as part of this year's festivities should consider picking up this soft reboot of God of War. With rumors that a sequel is in the works, there's not a better time.

God of War can be found for $17 at GameStop and $25 at Walmart, Best Buy, and Target.

23 Xbox Live Gold 12 Months

Required to play games online, Xbox Live Gold has 1-year sales at reasonable prices this year. As seen below, the best comes from the Microsoft Store, so players should be wary where they pick this up at.

12 months of Xbox Live Gold are available at Best Buy and Target for $50, and the Microsoft Store for $40.

22 PlayStation Plus 12 Months


The PlayStation Plus service is required to play online and can be found quite cheap this year. Players can get it for $30 this year by ordering online at Walmart and using a special promo code. Check that out here.

21 Soul Calibur VI

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The sixth entry in the fan-favorite fighting series has arrived not too long ago, but players can still expect great deals on it this year.

Soul Calibur 6 can be picked up for $35 at Walmart or Target.

20 LG 6090 4K TV

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Those on the search for a TV this year would be remiss to not consider Kohl's LG 6090 49-in 4K TV. That's $120 saved and $90 in Kohl's Cash, which is more than enough for some games to play on it.

19 Free iPhones, LGs, and Samsung Galaxies

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Beginning last Friday, those on the market for a new phone would do well by checking out T-Mobile's deals. In fact, when opening a new line (some require 2) and trading in an eligible device, consumers can get a new phone free (some phones worth over $750 are just discounted). Nevertheless, check out the free phones below:

  • iPhone XR, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • LG G7 ThinQ
  • OnePlus 6T

18 Assassin's Creed Odyssey 

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One of the best-received Assassin's Creed games to date, interested players will be able to pick this title up cheap this holiday season.

This game can be found as supplies last at GameStop for $27, Best Buy for $29.99, and Walmart or Target for $35.

17 HP Pavillion Gaming Laptop

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Walmart is running a great deal on this gaming laptop, as it also comes with $170 worth of gaming software. Those looking for a new gaming PC should consider this when browsing Walmart on Black Friday. Of course, this is also good advertising for the popular battle royale Fortnite.

16 65" 4K Roku Smart TV

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Another great deal available at Walmart is this 65" 4K TV for less than $400. Of course, the retailer is offering several discounts on TVs, but this is the best deal available.

15 Dell Inspiron Gaming Desktop

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A doorbuster for Dell, this gaming desktop is incredibly cheap at just $499.99. It is described as the lowest price the computer has ever been.

This gaming desktop is available at Dell.

14 Apple iPad 9.7" 32GB

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Available online, those on the market for a tablet can beat the Black Friday rush and save $70 on this Apple iPad 9.7.

Consumers can find it at Costco's online counterpart.

13 Costco Vizio 55" 4K UHD 120Hz LED LCD TV

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Another great TV deal comes from Costco, with the above 55" TV able to connect to Google Assistant and Alexa. Notably, consumers can look into this deal as early as November 22.

12 Xbox One/ PlayStation 4 Controllers


For those whose controllers are in disrepair, Black Friday is also a good time to get a new Xbox One or PS4 controller.

PlayStation 4 and Xbox One controllers can be found as supplies last for $39 at Walmart, Best Buy, Target, GameStop, and Kohl's.

11 Apple iPhone 6

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Those on the market for a new phone at a great deal shouldn't look further than a Straight Talk Wireless iPhone 6. This is a great way to get a great phone cheap.

The Straight Talk iPhone 6 can be found at Walmart for $99.

10 Apple iPhone X

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Those looking for a newer iPhone can still save some money at various retailers on the iPhone X.

Consumers can pick it up at Target and get a $150 Gift card with select activations or Best Buy for a $200 Gift card with select activations.

9 Netgear Nighthawk AC2600 Smart Wi-Fi Router

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For those looking to bolster their internet services, this router is well-reviewed and popular. As part of Black Friday, it's also half off.

Those interested can find it at Walmart for just $99.

8 Google Home Hub

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Smart speakers are becoming one of the hottest tech investments out there, so many may want to take advantage of the Black Friday deals to invest in one. Recently released, its perfect for all speaker needs.

It can be found at Walmart and Target for $99

7 Amazon Echo Dot Assistant

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Those who prefer Amazon's Alexa will be able to pick up a gen 3 really cheap.

It can be found at Target for just $24.

6 Kirby Star Allies

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Although there are not many deals on the Nintendo Switch this year, players can still pick this up at Walmart for $35.

5 Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle


Starting at 19.99 and going up to $25, this deal can be found at Walmart, Best Buy, or Target.

4 GIGABYTE GeForce RTX 2080 GAMING OC 8G Video Card

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Those on the market for some PC parts would benefit from a number of physical and online retailers, though few could compete with this video card from Newegg. Priced at $749.99, that is $150 off standard retail value.

3 EVGA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti Ultra

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Once again, those on the market for parts would be remiss to not check this out for their PC.

It can be found on Amazon or Newegg for $349, which is $220 off.

2 Corsair Void Pro Headset

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Gaming headphones are a necessity for some, but many run closer to $100. Available at Best Buy, gamers can pick up these headphones for just $79.99.

1 Red Dead Redemption 2


Red Dead Redemption 2 was one of the biggest launches of the year, so there are few deals on this game. Still, any deal is a good deal, with the best being hosted on the Xbox Store or PlayStation Network, but check them all out below:

  • Standard Edition: $60 Best Buy (with cup), $60 Walmart (steelbook)
  • Special Edition: $72 Xbox Store, $69.59 PlayStation Network
  • Ultimate Edition: $90 at both the Xbox Store and PlayStation Network

Of course, with all of the great Black Friday deals available this year, it's possible we've missed a few as a result. Tell us, Ranters, what are you looking forward to most this year?

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