These Cyber Monday gaming deals will let you level up for less – CNN
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Cyber Monday deals are here, and that’s great news if you’re a gamer. Many brand-new blockbuster games are at half price, a ton of useful accessories are on sale and you can renew your Xbox Game Pass or PlayStation Plus membership for less. And if you’re in the market for a new console, we’re seeing some especially compelling bundles for the Switch and Xbox Series S. Whether you’re looking to fill out your game library ahead of the holidays or need some new hardware, here are the Cyber Monday gaming deals to check out.
Best PlayStation, Xbox, Switch and VR deals
PlayStation 5 ($499; walmart.com)
As far as PS5 Cyber Monday deals go, the chance to actually buy one is pretty high up there. Walmart will have both the PS5 and PS5 Digital Edition in stock at 12pm ET exclusively for Walmart+ members. This will go fast, but it’s your next chance to score this coveted console.
Xbox Series X ($499; walmart.com)
Much like the PS5, the Xbox Series X will be in stock at Walmart at 12pm ET for Walmart+ members only. And like the PS5, it’ll go fast.
Nintendo Switch Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Bundle ($299, originally $369; bestbuy.com)
The usual Nintendo Switch Cyber Monday bundle is back, but with even more free stuff. This package includes a free copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, as well as three months of Nintendo Switch Online for playing online multiplayer and accessing a sizable library of NES and SNES games. Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and a Switch Online sub are pretty much essential for any Switch owner, so if you haven’t picked up Nintendo’s console yet, this is a great starting point. Just note that this bundle includes the standard $299 Nintendo Switch and not the new OLED model that has a better screen and kickstand.
Xbox Series S Rocket League and Fortnite bundle ($299; gamestop.com)
The Xbox Series S being in stock is a worthy deal in itself — the fact that it comes with a bunch of free stuff is just a bonus. This bundle gets you a ton of extra goodies and 1,000 credits worth of in-game cash for both Fortnite and Rocket …….