UK Deal Roundup for April 12th, 2011

By Rebecca Smith, 7 years ago
Back by popular demand, here is a roundup of the best spring sales at the moment in the UK. still has up to 65% off several classic Microsoft games. Some of the prices have changed slightly, but the pick of the bunch is still the and Mass Effect Double Pack at £12.99 with free postage.

Outside of this offer, Amazon is still the cheapest retailer for several Xbox accessories, all with free postage:
• 2100 MSP - £14.99
• Wireless Controller (Black) - £22.99
• Play and Charge Kit (Black) - £9.99
• Xbox 360 Headset - £3.94
• Xbox 360 4GB Slim Console with Kinect - £219.99

GAME are holding a Spring Sale at the moment. Their sister store, Gamestation, are also holding The Big Sale. All purchases qualify for free UK delivery at both stores. Despite the different sale names, the picks of the bunch are the same at both stores:
Mindjack - £8.98
Tron: Evolution - £16.98
Splatterhouse - £14.98
nail'd - £13.98
Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock (game only) - £10.98
Zumba Fitness - £22.98
Tony Hawk: SHRED (board bundle) - £19.98

Gameplay are holding an Easter Sale at the moment, and have managed to better or equal some of the best deals at other retailers and offer free UK delivery. The best picks are:
de Blob 2 - £10.98
Test Drive Unlimited 2 - £21.98
EA SPORTS Active 2 - £25.98
Crackdown 2 - £9.98
The Biggest Loser: Ultimate Workout - £14.98

HMV’s Games Clearance is still ongoing, with the best of the picks being Rock Revolution at £4.50 and Dead or Alive 4 at £6.00. Double points are also on offer on pre-orders for selected titles with the purehmv scheme. The titles are:
Gears of War 3 - £39.99
Michael Jackson: The Experience - £34.99
Batman Arkham City - £39.99
L.A. Noire - £39.99
Brink - £39.99
Mortal Kombat - £37.99
Deus Ex: Human Revolution - £39.99
DiRT 3 - £39.99
Operation Flashpoint: Red River - £37.99
Green Lantern: Rise of the Manhunters - £39.99 are still holding their £5 sale, although the only Xbox 360 titles still remaining are:
The Beatles: Rock Band
Viva Piñata: Party Animals
WWE SmackDown vs. RAW 2009
Pro Evolution Soccer 2009

In a separate sale, over 70 games are on sale starting from £9.99. A sure-fire bargain is Vanquish for £12.99. has Dragon Age II on a weekly special at £29.86.

The Game Collection are still offering three games for £20, with a list of 55 left to choose from. In addition to this, Dark Messiah: Might and Magic Elements is currently game of the month for just £4.99. As an aside, students can get an extra 10% off at The Game Collection with a valid NUS card. The code STUDENT10% must be entered at the checkout, alongside your NUS card number. Some products are excluded from this.

Finally, are having a Spring Sale with up to 80% of a large list of games. Their sister store, Zavvi, are also holding some Spring Deals. All purchases qualify for free UK delivery at both stores. Despite the name difference, notable bargains are identical at both stores and prices begin at £2.85, the price for Truth or Lies.

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.