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Weekend Game Deals - October 5, 2012

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This week's best deals

Battlefield 3, Borderlands 2, and Grimrock

Friday only, GameFly has Battlefield 3 for $10 (opens in new tab) . Friday is such a generous day! Looking forward, Steam's weekend is dedicated to THQ (opens in new tab) , with 50% off its collection, individually or in a bundle (opens in new tab) , Amazon has 10% off Borderlands 2 (opens in new tab) and War of the Roses (opens in new tab) , Green Man has another 25% off voucher code (opens in new tab) , and Legend of Grimrock is 50% off (opens in new tab) at GOG.


THQ Publisher Weekend

This weekend, Steam has discounted its entire THQ catalog (opens in new tab) by 50%, with daily deals at 75% off.


Borderlands 2, War of the Roses, bundley stuff

Amazon has a small discount on Borderlands 2 and War of the Roses, a bundle with Mirror's Edge, Bulletstorm, and a few others for $9.99, and 10% off XCOM: Enemy Unknown pre-orders.

Green Man Gaming

25% off voucher

There's a new voucher code for 25% off PC game downloads, and it looks like this: GMG25-EVFWS-4Z4ZN . GMG also has a few super cheap offers on older games, like Hitman: Blood Money for $1.99 (opens in new tab) and Trine for $2.99 (opens in new tab) , as well as 10% off XCOM: Enemy Unknown pre-purchases (opens in new tab) . See all of its deals (opens in new tab) .


Activision, Legend of Grimrock

GOG is having its 60% off weekend sale (opens in new tab) on "Activision Greats," which means... ZORK! They're all good, but I'm especially fond of Zork: Grand Inquisitor (opens in new tab) . There's a lot of other great stuff on the list, and it's all under $5. Additionally, GOG has 50% off Legend of Grimrock (opens in new tab) and its just-released dungeon editor (opens in new tab) .

Get Games


The site is down at the time of writing, but if it comes back up (opens in new tab) , I bet there's something?


► Sleeping Dogs

There's a big list on GameStop (opens in new tab) as usual. Hitman Absolution pre-purchases are $10 off (opens in new tab) , and Sleeping Dogs is on-sale for $20 off (opens in new tab) .


► Battlefield 3, 2K Games, Elder Scrolls

Friday only, Battlefield 3 is only $10 (opens in new tab) on GameFly, and it isn't even the series' anniversary. Games published by 2K (opens in new tab) and The Elder Scrolls series (opens in new tab) are also on sale.

Let us know in the comments if you find any more great deals!

Disclaimer: We offer no guarantees regarding the validity of these sales, their restrictions, or the quality of service provided by these distributors. We can't vet every deal: we list what we see advertised at the time of writing. Buy at your own risk!

Tyler Wilde
Executive Editor

Tyler grew up in Silicon Valley alongside Apple and Microsoft, playing games like Zork and Arkanoid on the early personal computers his parents brought home. He was later captivated by Myst, SimCity, Civilization, Command & Conquer, Bushido Blade (yeah, he had Bleem!), and all the shooters they call "boomer shooters" now. In 2006, Tyler wrote his first professional review of a videogame: Super Dragon Ball Z for the PS2. He thought it was OK. In 2011, he joined PC Gamer, and today he's focused on the site's news coverage. After work, he practices boxing and adds to his 1,200 hours in Rocket League.