UK Deal Roundup for May 10th, 2011

By Rebecca Smith, 5 years ago
Now that they Royal Wedding fever has died down, unfortunately so have the sales. Most of the ongoing sales are either seeing an increase in their prices as they wind down or are having the number of titles reduced. There are also very few new sales starting this week. Regardless, here is this week’s roundup.

The continuing sales from last week include:
• Up to 70% off selected games at, although the Xbox 360 selection has fallen to just five titles.
GAME’s Spring Sale.
• The Big Sale at Gamestation.
Sainsburys’ Spring Deals on over 20 titles
• The two games for £25 offer at, which is also running at sister store Zavvi.

To start off the new sales of the week, has Dragon Age II as the most notable Deal of the Week at £24.99. Their Top Selling Chart also contains some fantastic offers:
Alan Wake Limited Collector’s Edition - £17.99
Alan Wake standard edition - £9.99
Kinectimals - £16.99
Halo 3 and Fable II Double Pack - £10.99
SoulCalibur IV - £12.99
F1 2010 - £17.99

This week sees the return of’s £5 sale, with thousands of items at this price. However, there are only a few Xbox 360 and Games for Windows LIVE titles included in this promotion:
The Beatles: Rock Band
Forza Motorsport 2
Viva Piñata: Party Animals
Pro Evolution Soccer 2009
Batman: Arkham Asylum (PC)
Fallout 3 (PC) Broken Steel & Point Lookout Expansion Pack is also having a Great-Value Games promotion at the moment, with titles starting from £7.99. The most notable bargains are Vanquish at £12.99, and Fallout: New Vegas and 007: Blood Stone both at £13.99.

The Weekly Special at sees discounted to just £12.85. Their Star Buys also see Halo: Reach discounted to £17.86, UFC Undisputed 2010 at £9.85, and Project Gotham Racing 4 at £4.85.

Finally, their sale on select EA games continues, but the prices on other titles have been further discounted. Now, alongside The Sims 3 at £19.85, you can also pick up Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit at £19.85, and FIFA 11 at £22.85.

In what appears to be a bit of a random offer, Tesco has currently got the Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock Complete Band Kit for just £60.00.

The Game Collection are currently running an offer of three games for £20. There are nearly 40 Xbox 360 titles to choose from, but buyers can mix and match games from other platforms if they so choose. has some notable Xbox 360 offers on at the moment, with Viva Piñata: Party Animals at £4.85, The Biggest Loser: Ultimate Workout at £15.85, and the Band Hero Full Band Bundle at £54.85.

The above prices are also reflected at Zavvi, who add a few more bargains to the list; Borderlands Game of the Year Edition is £14.85, de Blob 2 is £9.85, as is Crackdown 2.

All prices were correct at the time of writing.
Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.