Black Friday is upon us once more, bringing a host of tabletop and board game deals. GameStop may have some great deals on video games, but we're after savings on more traditional ones. Miniatures, storage, rules books, strategy games and more are all set to go on sale. This list is by no means exhaustive, so make sure to check back every day to see if any new deals have been added.
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Smaller General RetailersSometimes, the best deals are hiding out on smaller sites. Here are some of the deals we've found so far:
- 15% off of listed prices in Boardlandia's store, with free shipping on orders over $60. The sale codes are below:
- Black Friday: BF18
- Small Business Saturday: SS18
- Cyber Monday: CM18
- CoolStuffInc is lacking in RPG supplies, but has a wide selection of tabletop and board games on sale
- Miniature Market has miniatures, accessories, rulebooks and more on sale, largely from Fantasy Flight Games' Star Wars games
- Barnes & Noble's games are buy one, get one 50% off, plus you can get an additional 15% off with the code BLKFRIDAY
- The Game Steward is running a sale on Kickstarter board games, with free shipping on orders totaling $99 or more
- CardHaus Games is running a sale from Black Friday through Cyber Monday
TargetMany of Target's deals are available both online and in-store, depending on availability. Target is also offering free 2-day shipping on some select items.
- Mansions of Madness -- $69.99
- Terraforming Mars -- $44.99
- Azul -- $33.99
- Century Spice Road -- $31.99
- Splendor -- $27.99
- Fantasy Flight Games A Game of Thrones Board Game -- $39.99
AmazonThe online retail giant is pulling no punches with their sales, with many titles seeing extreme discounts with a Prime membership. Deals that are only available due to a Prime membership are marked as such. Note that some third-party sellers may be selling certain titles below even the already steeply discounted price.
- Fallout: The Board Game (with Prime discount) -- $27.99
- 7 Wonders (with Prime discount) -- $29.97
- Tokaido (with Prime discount) -- $26.29
- Takenoko (with Prime discount) -- $44.99
- Mysterium -- $44.99
- Dark Souls - The Board Game -- $89.51
- Pandemic -- $19.99
- Fallout: Wasteland Warfare -- $61.95
WalmartWalmart is no stranger to massive discounts on Black Friday from everything to televisions to shoes. Board games are no exception, and there's plenty of great deals to be had on numerous games. You can use the code HOLIDAY18 to save an additional 20% off of your first order, and Walmart is offering free shipping on orders over $35.
- Catan -- $24.99
- Twilight Imperium -- $79.99
- Pandemic -- $24.99
- Ticket to Ride -- $24.99
- Scythe -- $54.57
- Splendor -- $19.99
Kohl'sKohl's may not advertise itself as a premier source of discounted board and tabletop games, but there are some stellar deals hiding, if you're willing to dig around their website. Free shipping is available on orders over $25, and you can get an additional 15% off by using the promo code JOY. Note that the code may not work with all of the games listed here.
- Betrayal at House on the Hill -- $24.99
- Zombicide -- $37.49
- 221B Baker Street - The Master Detective -- $11.99
- Risk 1959 -- $19.99
Role-Playing GamesFear not, pen-and-paper aficionados, for there are sales on rulebooks and dice galore for you.
- Pelgrane Press is taking 20% off of any of their printed core rulebooks
- Exalted Funeral is selling the Mothership and Dead Planet books together for $2o
- R. Talsorian is taking 50% off of a selected rulebook each day, with 20% off of all rulebooks and 33% off of supplements
- Tabletop Loot chopped off 20% off of all dice in the shop, with orders over $30 qualifying for free shipping
- DriveThruRPG is taking 33% off of many PDFs, and if you're looking for D&D specific modules, DM's Guild is also running a 33% off sale
- Paizo is taking 25% off of selected books that are running low on stock with the code GONE25
- Amazon also has some deals on specific rulebooks, too:
- 5th Edition D&D Core Books (Player's Handbook, Monster Manual, Dungeon Master's Guide) -- all around $27.50 with Prime
- Call of Cthulu Keeper Rulebook (with Prime discount) -- $41.55
- Pathfinder Core Rulebook (with Prime discount) -- $38.88
- Star Wars RPG: Edge of the Empire (with Prime discount) -- $47.96
- Dragon Age RPG Core Rulebook (with Prime discount) -- $42.78
- Fate of the Norns: Ragnarok Core Rulebook (with Prime discount) -- $52.20
- Star Trek Adventures Core Rulebook (with Prime discount) -- $43.95
Miniatures and ModelsIf you're in the hunt for some new, highly detailed miniatures or models, here are some online storefronts to help bolster your collection.
- Warsenal is taking 30% off the entire store, and offering free shipping in the US for orders above $150, and internationally for orders above $250
- Flames of War is taking 40% off all Great War miniatures in honor of the 100th anniversary since the armistice
- Knight Models is taking 20% off your order when you use the BLACKFRIDAY18 code at checkout
- Wayland Games is running a wide-ranging sale on paints, models, and more
- Raging Heroes has 50% off flash sales on selected miniatures, as well as a "buy 2 get 1 free" promotion running
- If you're in need of terrain or building supplies, you can take 25% off your order at 4Ground with the code BLF2018
Accessories and StorageIf you're looking to store cards, miniatures, inserts, or more, there's a few independent retailers as well as some larger storage options on sale this year too.
- Daedalus Productions specializes in game organizers and card sleeves, and has 15% off sitewide until Monday
- Dog Might crafts gorgeous wooden dice holders, DM screens, tables and more, and has a wide selection on sale
- Amazon has a deal on the 15-piece Virtuoso paint brush set for $16.99 with Prime
- If you're looking for less high-end storage options, Walmart also has deals on Plano storage boxes and crates