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Gamer’s guide to Black Friday

by Casey Sanders —

 
Every Black Friday the most sought after items are technology and gaming. This season, there are more games out for the newer consoles, and that means that there are a number of bundles that will be exclusive to Black Friday.

At all the major retailers there will be an Xbox One bundle that comes with the main console and two games, “Assassin’s Creed Unity” and “Assassin’s Creed Black Flag,” for $349.99.There is also a price drop in the white Xbox “Sunset Overdrive” bundle that includes the controller-free Kinect system and “Dance Central: Spotlight” for $449.

On the Sony side of the game system world, there will also be a few bundles for $399.99. One bundle will include the concole, along with “Grand Theft Auto V” and “The Last of Us: Remastered.” The other bundle will include a more child-friendly bundle, with the console, “Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham” and “Little Big Planet 3.”

Best Buy will be offering Wii U bundles for $359.97 that will include the hand-held Wii U, “Super Mario 3D Land,” “Super Smash Bros: Wii U” and “Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze.”

If you already have a console and are just looking for games, most of the video game retailers will be offering some type of discounts on games. Microsoft will be offering up discounts on all of their games for the Xbox One. There will also be a significant amount of games at Gamestop for a discount, and the same can be said for Walmart, Best Buy and Target. There will be more discounts released on Black Friday that my not be announced until the day of.