Shoestring Gaming – Deal Weekends Everywhere

Published: October 10, 2015 11:00 AM /


shoestring gaming

Another week, more deals, and some free stuff to boot—welcome to Shoestring Gaming. We'll try to save you some money, while you purchase some great games. So, let's find out what this week has in store for us. Remember, some but not all of these links will earn TechRaptor some money too, so if you feel like buying something, know you could be helping TechRaptor at the same time.

First, the TechRaptor's Games Republic. In it you will find Kholat for 40% off (we thought it was pretty good), as well as The Escapists for 40% off. As always, there is a Monster Sale running featuring Defense Grid 2 for 50% off (an excellent tower defense game), Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons for 80% off, both Civilization III and IV complete editions for 75% off, Civilization V for 75% off, and a bunch of Tomb Raider and Prince of Persia games for varying percentages off., including Tomb Raider: GOTY Edition for $7.49. There are plenty of other games available in the Monster Sale, so check it out!

Next up at TechRaptor's GameFanShop, you can find Saints Row IV for $3.75 and the Saints Row IV Season Pass of $1.25. The new Mad Max game is currently selling for $26.99 (check out our review to see if you're interested). Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is $12.99 and you can get the Season Pass for $6.29. There are plenty of other games for great deals as well, so check them out. As always, don't forget to use the coupon code: Raptorean for an additional discount!

Amazon has a few deals this week, particularly for console players. Splatoon for almost 20% off at the moment. Batman: Arkham Knight is 25% off for the PS4 version and 34% off for the Xbox One version, as well—both are physical versions. You can also get Bloodborne for $34 if you'd like. For those of you with a 3DS, Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. is currently 50% off.

Kyn Fight

Green Man Gaming is currently having an "Adventure Time" (no not the show) sale, featuring a ton of different games. Venturing into The Danger Zone you can get your hands on Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition for $7.49, The Banner Saga for $7.99, and Kyn for $9.99. Make sure to check out the other Adventures too for even more deals, and as always they are running a 23% off voucher you can use on just about anything. Here's the code: 23PERC-AUTUMN-SAVING

Over at GOG, the original Deus Ex GOTY Edition is on sale for $2.49 and so is Thief Gold if you're looking for a bit of a retro fix. The recently released Prison Architect is on sale for $19.99, and you can nab HuniePop for $4.99 if your interested in that too. GOG is running a weekend promo on a bunch of Square Enix games, such as Deus Ex, Tomb Raider, Thief, Hitmain, Legacy of Kain, and more.

Gamersgate is currently having a Bandai Namco sale where you can grab Dark Souls II for $20 and Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition for $5. There are other deals for the Dead Island Franchise Pack for $29.99, Grow Home for $3.20, and other games as well.

Dark Souls II Remastered

The Humble Store is currently having a Koei Tecmo weekend, where you can get Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition for $24.99, as well as Dynasty Warriors 8: Empires for the same price. 10% of your purchase will support Child's Play, so if you feel the need to purchased Toukiden: Kiwami for $29.99 or Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z for $14.99, you'll know some of your money is going to a good cause. Humble Bundle 15 is currently running for the next three days and you can get 10 games if you beat the average of $7.32, which include games such as Xenonauts, Sir, You are Being Hunted, and Skullgirls.

Those of you with Xbox Live Gold have some Xbox One deals on WWE 2K15, Forza, and Sniper Elite to look at the next couple of days. Those of you Playstation users don't have much to look at other than Thomas Was Alone for $2.00 or if you have Playstation Plus, you can check out the free games you can grab, which include Super Meat Boy and Broken Age.

To end it all, let's take a look at Steam. Currently, Steam is having a Telltale Weekend where you can get up to 75% off some of their titles, including the first season of The Walking Dead. The two weekend deals are Depth for $8.49 and Darkest Dungeon for $11.99. You can also find JumpJet Rex for $4.99 and LEGO Batman 3 for $7.50.

That's it for Shoestring this week, but make sure to check back next Saturday for even more deals.


Have a tip, or want to point out something we missed? e-mail us at [email protected] or join us on Discord!