Walmart offers a variety of video game bundles, as listed below. That ties most of these bundles we mentioned last spring and puts many combinations at the lowest total price we could find. Shipping adds $4.97, or get free shipping on orders of $35 or more. The bundles:
GameStop cuts up to 70% off a selection of EA games downloads for Windows, as listed below. Some titles are the best price we've ever seen, and each of the below is at the lowest total price we could find today by at least $14, and as much as $20. The deals:
Walmart offers the Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS 3-Game Bundle for $25. Opt for in-store pickup to dodge the $4.97 shipping charge. That's tied with last week's mention, $8.33 per game, and a very good price for Nintendo Wii or Nintendo DS games. (It's also a current price low for many of these games by at least a buck.) Choose from 61 available titles including Shrek: Forever After, Bakuguan: Battle Brawlers, Stitch Jam, DJ Hero 2 game, Jeopardy, and more.
Newegg discounts a selection of video games for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U, or Nintendo 3DS, as listed below. Plus, all items qualify for free shipping. That puts each at the lowest total price we could find by at least $3; most titles are at best-ever prices. The deals:
It's our inner child's favorite time of year, when toy prices are falling like snowflakes. That's why we're sharing this treasure trove of awesome toy deals today. Right now, you can grab a classic board game for just $5, save $20 on a Hot Wheels playset, and pick up a Pillow Pet at the lowest price we've ever seen.
Best Buy discounts a selection of video games for PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360, with prices starting from $7.99. That puts each title at or near the lowest total price we could find. Shipping starts at $1.99, or get free shipping on orders of $25 or more. (You can also opt for in-store pickup to avoid shipping charges.) Some notables:
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As one of its daily deals, Home Depot offers the Speedway All-Terrain Wooden Racer Wagon in Red, model no. 52178, for $59.50 with free shipping. That's $5 under our mention from Black Friday weekend and the lowest total price we could find now by $30. It features a steel deck, removable wooden panel sides, and 200-lb. weight capacity. Deal ends January 1.
Amazon offers preorders of Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy for Nintendo 3DS for $29.99. Prime members will bag free shipping. (Non-members can spend $35 or more to get free shipping; otherwise it adds $4.98.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $4. It's due to be released on February 28.
Amazon offers its Prime members the Star Wars Legacy Collection Droid Factory Action Figures 6-Pack, model no. A6729, for $14.99 with free shipping. (Non-members can spend $35 or more to qualify for free shipping; otherwise, shipping adds $4.63) That's $9 under our mention from four days ago and the lowest total price we've seen. (It's also $15 under what Amazon charged on Black Friday.) The set includes Battle Droid, Clone Trooper, FA4, Sand Trooper, Sun Fac, and TIE Pilot figures as well as droid factory parts to construct a TC-70 Protocol Droid.
Groupon offers this NCAA Toddler Chair 2-Pack in 32 teams for $24.99 with free shipping. That's $12.50 per chair and the lowest total price we could find for two chairs elsewhere by $15. These 12" x 12" x 20" chairs feature a low center of gravity for stability. Deal ends December 15.
For in-store pickup only, Walmart offers Zumba Fitness World Party for Xbox One for $39.98. (Amazon offers it shipped for just a penny more.) That's the lowest total price we could find by $9. The game features over 40 routines including over 30 dance styles.
Orange Onions offers any four Jigsaw Puzzles for $34.99 via coupon code "PUZZLES". (Puzzles range from $2.99 to $24.99 each, so choose wisely.) With free shipping, that's $8.75 per puzzle, and the lowest total price we could find for four of these puzzles in any style elsewhere by at least $3. Choose from Disney, Ansel Adams (pictured), Ravensburger Highlights, and more. Deal ends December 15.
Target offers the Nerf N-Strike Elite Retaliator Blaster for $17.99. Better yet, buy two blasters ($35.98 total) and they drop to $26.98 in-cart. With about $8 for shipping, that's the lowest total price we could find by $10. This 4-in-1 blaster features a barrel extension, "assault grip", and top and bottom tactical rails.
TigerDirect offers the Sony PlayStation Vita 3G / WiFi System for $179.99. This $40 mail-in rebate cuts it to $139.99. With about $4 for shipping, that's $6 under our Black Friday mention and the lowest total price we've seen for this device new. (It's also a price low by $65.) The PS Vita features a 960x544 multi-touch 5" OLED, multi-touch pad on the rear of the device, dual analog sticks, 3G compatibility (extra AT&T contract required) and front- and rear-facing digital cameras. Deal ends December 14.
Walmart offers the Hot Wheels Ultimate Track Set, model no. Y0277, for $54.97 with free shipping. That's a $10 drop from Walmart's Cyber Monday sale price, $25 off list, and the lowest total price we could find. Features include over 35 feet of track, two 360-degree loops, and four motorized boosters. It requires two D batteries, not included.
Amazon takes 50% to 70% off select LeapFrog games and eBooks, as listed below. Additionally, Prime members get free shipping with no minimum purchase required. (Non-members can spend $35 or more for free shipping; otherwise, shipping starts around $4.) That puts each at the lowest total price we could find by at least $10 and as much as $18. The deals: