UK Deal Roundup for February 14th, 2012

By Rebecca Smith, 6 years ago
We have more new deals this week. HMV has started a new Games Clearance sale. Play and Sainsbury’s have started multiple offers that are worth checking out. Tesco has an offer on a short selection of pre-order games. Finally, Shopto and TheHut have their usual weekly offerings, while Gamestop chips in with a weekly offer of their own.

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. Further details on the deals, including the best pick of the sale items, can be found in the ‘details here’ link, which will take you back to the relevant UK deal roundup that described the sale in more detail. Clicking on the name of a game will take you to the achievement list. All prices were correct at the time of writing.

To start off the new sales of the week, GameStop has a good Half Term offer as Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 is £27.97.

HMV has started a Games Clearance. Their prices are actually quite competitive this week:
Blood Drive - £7.99
Bodycount - £7.99
Bulletstorm - £5.99
Child of Eden - £9.99
Deus Ex: Human Revolution - £11.99
DJ Hero 2 (game only) - £6.99
El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron - £9.99
FIFA 10 - £3.99
Fight Night Round 3 - £5.99
The Gunstringer - £11.99
Red Faction: Armageddon - £6.99
Shaun White Skateboarding - £7.99
Warriors: Legends of Troy - £17.99

Play has started a Red Hot Deals sale. There are a few good offers included:
Brink - £5.99
Captain America: Super Soldier - £11.99
Far Cry 2 - £6.99
Fighters Uncaged - £9.99
Le Tour de France 2011 - £8.99
Motionsports Adrenaline - £12.99
My Self-Defence Coach - £9.99
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2 Legacy Edition - £7.99
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Vegas - £6.99
Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2012 - £16.99

Play has also started a ‘Great Titles at Great Prices’ promotion. Some of the titles are shared with the above offer, but of those that aren’t, PowerUp Heroes is £13.99 and Red Dead Redemption is £12.99.

Sainsbury’s has started a promotion where there is 25% off a range of Xbox 360 accessories and a few games. Only one game is worth picking up, but they’re currently the cheapest retailer for a few console accessories:
Kinectimals - £24.99
• Microsoft Media Remote - £9.99
• Play and Charge Kit (Black) - £9.99
• Wired Headset (Black) - £11.34
• Wireless Controller (Black) - £22.49

Sainsbury’s is also having a Price Blitz. Although most of the titles are still quite expensive, Assassin's Creed: Revelations is £21.99 and Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360) is £24.99.

Shopto’s Xbox 360 Star Buys still see Tony Hawk: SHRED Board Bundle at £16.85. Their Xbox 360 Weekly Specials are also very similar to last week:
Aliens vs. Predator Survivor Edition - £14.86 and Bundle - £26.86
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure Starter Pack - £39.85
Yoostar 2: In The Movies - £5.86

Tesco are offering £5 off the pre-order price for one of a selection of games providing the code EXX5OFF5-1 is entered at the checkout. This is the list from which you can choose:
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Special Edition

TheHut’s Super Six deals keeps one discount codes this week. Buyers can save £6 off a purchase of £60 when the code VAL6 is entered at the basket.

Here are the most recently covered continuing sales:
ASDA’s promotion where buyers can get two games for £25 – details here.
Base’s offer where buyers can get two games for £25 – reminder here.
Bee’s Special Offers – reminder here.
Play’s Warehouse Clearance – details here.
Play continues their offer where buyers can get two games for £20 – details here.
Play’s ‘Get Set Get Fit’ promotion – reminder here.
TheHut’s Stock Clearance sale with very similar titles to Zavvi’s Price Drop – details here.
• The Value Gaming sale at, also known as Great Value Games at sister store Zavvi – reminder here.
TheHut’s Fitness sale – details here.
TheHut’s ‘Games for Under £5’ promotion – details here.
Toys R Us has changed their promotion back to “Video Games Under £10”. The offers are the same though – details here.

This week’s reminder section starts with HMV’s ‘Great Value Games from £9.99’ promotion continues this week. The vast majority of the titles are shared with the new Games Clearance sale, but exclusive to this offer is Quantum Theory at £9.99.

HMV’s Pure Double Points promotion list has now changed again. Here is the current list of games:
Top Gun: Hard Lock
UFC Undisputed 3’s Action Games offer enters another week. The list has grown a lot since the last update:

Under £10 - £8.95
Assassin's Creed II Game of the Year Edition - £9.95 Classics Edition - £9.95
DarkStar One: Broken Alliance - £9.95
Dead Space - £8.95
Dragon Age II - £7.99
Dreamcast Collection - £7.95
Fallout 3 (PC) Game of the Year Edition - £9.95
The First Templar - £9.95
Gears of War 2 - £9.95
Hannah Montana The Movie - £8.99
Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Pt. 2 - £7.95
James Cameron's Avatar - £8.95
Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands - £8.95
Resident Evil 5 (PC) - £7.95
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Double Agent - £8.85

Between £10 and £20
The Adventures of Tintin - £12.95
Batman: Arkham Asylum (Xbox 360) - £14.85
Ben 10 Ultimate Alien: Cosmic Destruction - £10.95
Dead Island (Xbox 360) - £14.95
Devil May Cry 4 - £11.95 - £13.95
Dynasty Warriors 7 - £19.99
F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin - £12.95
Grand Theft Auto IV (PC) - £12.95
Grand Theft Auto IV (PC) Episodes From Liberty City - £11.95
LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 - £11.95
Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom - £11.95
Mortal Kombat vs DC Universe - £11.95
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2 - £14.95
NCIS - £12.95
Prototype (Xbox 360) - £11.95
Rio - £11.95
Serious Sam HD Gold Edition - £13.95
Sherlock Holmes vs Jack the Ripper (EU) - £11.95
Splatterhouse - £12.95
Toy Story 3 - £13.95
Transformers: War For Cybertron - £13.95
Watchmen: The End Is Nigh Parts 1 & 2 - £11.95

Over £20
Blackwater - £21.95
Dragon Age II Signature Edition - £38.85
Mafia II Collector’s Edition - £24.95 are still running their two games for £25 offer, as is sister store Zavvi. This is a list of games that can’t be bought for less than £12.50:
Arcana Heart 3
ArcaniA: Gothic 4
Borderlands Game of the Year Edition
Dragon Age: Origins
Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition
Fallout: New Vegas
Grand Theft Auto IV
Grand Theft Auto IV Episodes From Liberty City
Hasbro Family Game Night 3
Kinect Joy Ride
Left 4 Dead 2
Lego Harry Potter: Years 5-7 (PC)
Mafia II
Mass Effect 2
Midnight Club: Los Angeles Complete Edition
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit
RAGE Anarchy Edition
The Sims 3
Skate 3
Split/Second (Zavvi only)
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.