UK Deal Roundup for May 17th, 2011

By Rebecca Smith, 5 years ago
As with last week, the new sales are starting to dry up as the summer approaches and people are encouraged to set foot in that weird environment called “the outdoors”. Unfortunately, bargains are few and far between at the moment, but those that do exist are brought to you courtesy of this week’s roundup.

The continuing sales from previous weeks include:

Base.com still has some notable bargains in their Top Selling Chart – details here
Play.com’s £5 sale and their Great Value Games promotion – details here
Sainsburys’ Spring Deals on over 20 titles – details here.
Shopto.net’s sale on select EA games – details here
• Three games for £20 at The Game Collection – details here
• The two games for £25 offer at TheHut.com, which is also running at sister store Zavvi – details here.
• The Great Value Gaming sale at TheHut.com, also known as Great Value Games at sister store Zavvi – details here.

To start off the new sales of the week, Base.com is offering two games for £25, and players can mix and match across platforms if they wish. The discount is applied at the checkout. There are only a handful of titles included, but the most notable is SoulCalibur IV at £12.99.

GAME are currently offering an extra 1000 reward points with purchases of select titles. Notable picks include:
https://www.trueachievements.com/Crysis2-xbox-360.htm - £22.99
Operation Flashpoint: Red River - £24.99
Crackdown 2 - £9.99
Forza Motorsport 3 Ultimate Edition - £6.99

Gamestation are currently offering triple XP on all trade ins, as well as triple XP on select new titles. The notable picks of these titles are the same as sister store GAME, listed above.

HMV has added several pre-order titles to their double Pure points offer. The new titles are:
Battlefield 3 Limited Edition
Duke Nukem Forever
Rage
Red Faction: Armageddon

The Weekly Special at Shopto.net sees Dragon Age II discounted to just £21.85. Their Star Buys also see Sniper: Ghost Warrior discounted to £16.85.

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.