UK Deal Roundup for September 25th, 2012

By Keith Gray, 4 years ago
Play introduces a new Price Crash and a new Sale has begun at TheHut. Tesco continues to concentrate on offering good pre-order deals, which is hardly surprising given that the season of big releases is finally here! Also, GAME looks to be trying to inflict Max-imum Payne on rival retailers by reducing the price of the latest title in the renowned franchise.

As usual you need to click on the name of the retailer or the name of the deal to be taken straight to the retailer’s offer page. Clicking on the name of a game will take you to the achievement list. All prices were correct at the time of writing.

New Sales

GAME has the best price around for Max Payne 3 at £18.98.

The Special Offers at GamesCentre have changed again this week. There's plenty of further reductions. Here's a selection:
Alan Wake - £9.99
FIFA 12 - £16.99
Happy Feet Two: The Video Game - £9.99
Kinect Adventures - £3.99
Kinect Sports - £17.99
Mass Effect 3 - £17.99
Rapala for Kinect - £12.99
SSX - £17.99
Syndicate - £11.99
• Xbox Live Hits Collection (featuring LIMBO, Splosion Man and Trials HD) - £7.99
https://www.trueachievements.com/Your-Shape-FE/achievem....htm - £12.99

Play has started a Price Crash promotion.
Child of Eden - £8.99
https://www.trueachievements.com/Dragon-Age-II/achievem....htm - £9.49
• Nyko Zoom - £12.99
https://www.trueachievements.com/SBK2011/achievements.htm - £7.99
• Venom Xbox 360 VX COMM's Gaming Headset - £5.99

The pre-order deal for FIFA 13 at Tesco has changed this week. The 15% discount option has been dropped, but the 500 Clubcard points offer is still live. As per the instructions given previously, simply enter XBFIFA500 at the checkout.

Call of Duty: Black Ops II is subject to the same pre-order promotion at Tesco this week as FIFA 13 received last week. You'll need to enter EX-COD15 to apply the 15% discount or EX-COD500 to receive the 500 bonus Clubcard points.

Sleeping Dogs has enjoyed a price-dropping bonanza recently. Its inclusion in the Great Prices promotion at Tesco means that the game is now at £22.91.

TheHut has started a new Sale. A few of the included titles are detailed below:
https://www.trueachievements.com/Michael-Jackson/achiev....htm - £7.95
Sniper: Ghost Warrior - £14.95
UFC Undisputed 2010 - £7.95
https://www.trueachievements.com/Party-Animals/achievem....htm - £7.95
WET - £7.95
It should also be noted that TheHut's sister store, Zavvi has many of the promotion's games available at the same, or similar, prices.

Recurring Sales:

• Amazon’s bargains for Xbox 360 and PC
ASDA's Big Entertainment Event
Base’s Xbox 360 titles for under £10
Base’s mix-and-match offer of 2 games for £25 across different platforms
GAME's Clear-Out
Gamestation's Gaming Generation promotion
HMV’s cheapest titles
Play’s two games for £20 offer
Play’s Knockout Deals
Sainsbury's Call of Duty-themed offer
• Shopto's Sale on both Xbox 360 and PC titles
• Shopto's Star Buys for both Xbox 360 and PC
Tesco's Warehouse Clearance
TheHut's Games of the Week promotion
TheHut’s Kinect promotion
TheHut and Zavvi’s American Sports promotion
TheHut and Zavvi’s Classics sale
The Hut and Zavvi continue their Dance & Fitness sale
TheHut and Zavvi's Football-themed promotion
TheHut and Zavvi’s Lego games promotion.
TheHut and Zavvi’s Party Games sale
TheHut and Zavvi's The Sims franchise promotion
TheHut and Zavvi’s Games from £12.95 promotion
TheHut are still running their two games for £25 offer, as is sister store Zavvi
TheHut and Zavvi’s three games for £18 promotion
• The Great Value Games sale at TheHut, and Zavvi
TheHut and Zavvi’s Red Hot Deals
TheHut’s Stock Clearance and Zavvi’s Clearance sale
Zavvi’s Gaming Accessories promotion
Zavvi's Assassin's Creed franchise promotion
Zavvi's Driving & Racing promotion
Zavvi's EA Summer of Sport promotion
Zavvi's Games from £2.95 promotion
Zavvi's Games for £9.95 promotion, with TheHut offering similar prices
Zavvi’s Outlet section
Zavvi’s Price Drop

Please note: The deals highlighted in this article are based on the prices for purchasing new, sealed copies of the titles mentioned. Promotions on pre-owned/used titles, or deals offered by private sellers on retailers' "Marketplaces", are not considered for inclusion in the UK Deal Roundup.
Keith Gray
Written by Keith Gray
Keith has been contributing to the news on the TrueGaming Network since 2010. He's the resident fan of racing games. Outside of gaming, Keith is a qualified accountant so numbers really speak to him! Other hobbies include swimming and wheelchair basketball.