He did a barrel roll into your heart. You know it's dangerous to go alone, so you take her. It's Valentine's Day, and you're going to spend it with the one who'd never pick Oddjob over you. Like a Heavy and a Medic, yours is a love for the ages, and we've rounded up five Editors' Choice video game deals to help you celebrate it. Save $13 on The Last of Us, score an Injustice: Gods Among Us bundle for $40, and get the best price yet on an Xbox One.
The Last of Us for PlayStation 3
Price: $27.99 with free shipping
Lowest By: $13
Is It Worth It?: The Last of Us offers one of the richest single-player gaming experiences in recent memory, which is super annoying if you enjoy co-op. If you and your valentine initially skipped this title for its shunning of the second controller, then grab this $28 copy for the PS3 and hop on the multiplayer. "By combining the core fundamentals of a multiplayer game with the same intense suspense that you get from the single-player, the multiplayer is surely one feat to be proud of," raved MP1ST's reviewer. You'll save $13 on this title, so go ahead and plan that survival-themed date night.
Injustice: Gods Among Us Battle Edition for PlayStation 3 bundled with an Injustice: Gods Among Us Fight Stick
Price: $39.99 with $3.50 s&h
Lowest By: $20
Is It Worth It?: Many a gaming couple has fallen in love while shouting smack to each other during a fighting game. Relive the early days of your romance with this Injustice: Gods Among Us bundle for PS3. Take turns unlocking characters using the arcade-style Fight Stick and then go head-to-head in multi-tiered fighting arenas. Pit Batman against Wonder Woman, Cyborg against Harley Quinn, or Cat Woman against Solomon Grundy, and use debris from the environment to
destroy your opponentplayfully battle your sweetheart. At $40, it's dropped $12 since our previous mention, saving you $20 off list price.
Mass Effect 3 for Nintendo Wii U
Store: Hubbagames via Amazon
Price: $9.99 with free shipping via Prime
Lowest By: $5
Is It Worth It?: We know: It's a crime that your Commander Shepard could never meet your darling's Commander Shepard to create their own Massively Effective cut-scenes. However, the two of you can come close to making that oddly specific dream a reality with the multiplayer mode available in Mass Effect 3. Right now, you can pick up a copy of this title for the Wii U for just $10, which is the best price we've ever seen on this platform.
Catherine for PlayStation 3 Downloads
Store: Sony Entertainment Network
Lowest By: $10
Is It Worth It?: Valentine's Day doesn't always arrive during a convenient time in a relationship. If your eyes have been wandering towards a princess in another castle, then maybe you need to play the cautionary tale known as Catherine for PS3. Download this title for $10 (a $10 low), and walk a mile in the shoes of Vincent, a man torn between two women. According to IGN, this puzzle game makes for an emotionally charged experience: "Sure, the game looks really nice and has an awesome accompanying soundtrack, but it's the fact that the game deals with two issues in particular that gaming pretty much never broaches — a fear of commitment and cheating on your loved one — that lends to its uniqueness."
Microsoft Xbox One 500GB Game Console
Store: Microsoft Store
Price: $474.99 via text coupon with free shipping
Lowest By: $22
Is It Worth It?: At the end of the day, gaming is the reason all your base are belong to your sweetheart, and taking your relationship to the next level should reflect that. Where other couples might get a dog together, you lovebirds clearly need an Xbox One console. Text "MSHS" to 29502 to get a unique 5% off coupon code that'll drop this 500GB console to $475, which is a $22 price low and the best price we've ever seen. The Xbox One includes a wireless controller, Kinect sensor, headet, and a blu-ray player.
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