avgjoegeek’s Guide to Black Friday | Cyber Monday Deals for 2012

ajg-vert-bf-logoTake a look inside on what offers are to be had on the intarwebs for this years Black Friday/Cyber Monday. I’ll post the links to what I find inside and hopefully save you a buck or three and help you get a jump on this years Holiday Season! This is avgjoegeek’s Guide to Black Friday | Cyber Monday Deals for 2012!

This is going to be a hodge podge of savings so I’ll try to keep it neat. Below are some deals for the Geek in all of us for all ages! Please pay close attention as these deals will quickly expire – so look for the dates on when these are valid!


Here are just a few of the deals from GameStop.com’s Cyber Monday Sale:

  • $25 Gift Card with purchase of new Nintendo 3DS or 3DSXL consoles
  • GameStop Exclusive PlayStation 3 250GB Bundle with 3 games for $299.99
  • Nintendo 3DS with 2 free games only $169.99
  • 50% off Dishonored for Xbox 360, now only $29.99
  • 80% off Dragon Age Bundle for PC Download, now only $9.99
  • DiRT Showdown for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 only $9.99
  • $40 off TRITTON Detonator Headset for Xbox 360, Now only $39.99
  • $30 off Aver Media Game Capture
  • $40 off Ear Force PX5 by Turtle Beach, now only $159.99
  • $50 off GameStop Exclusive G155 Personal Gaming Environment with Remote Control, now only $199.99

Click the link below to go to GameStop and get your gaming savings deals on!


If you don’t know about Origin? This is the online shop for Electronic Arts to download such titles like Battlefield 3 and Madden 2013. See the deals below:

Beginning on 11/22 at 9pm PST, Origin will be kicking off their holiday promotions. On Black Friday, users can save up to 70%, including 50% on top titles! We will continue the savings with a Sports Buy One Get One Half Off offer over the weekend. Sales will wrap up with a 50% off sale on Cyber Monday. Here are more details on the offers:

  • Up to 70% OFF on Top Games at Origin! Valid 9pm PST on 11/22 – 11:59pm PST on 11/23 only.
  • Buy One Get One Half Off at the Origin Sports Weekend Sale! Valid 12am PST on 11/24 – 9pm PST on 11/25 only.
  • Save 50% On More Than 100 Games at Origin! Valid 9pm PST on 11/25 – 11:59pm PST on 11/26 only.

Many of our top titles will be included in these promotions. Here is a small selection of sale titles:

  • Need for Speed™ Most Wanted
  • Medal of Honor™ Warfighter
  • The Sims™ 3 Showtime
  • The Sims™ 3 Supernatural
  • NHL® 13
  • Madden NFL 13
  • FIFA Soccer 13


Video Game Rentals Delivered

Here are the deals that GameFly is throwing out to us for this holiday season. Not only do they offer a great rental service? But now that they have merged with Direct2Drive? You can purchase and download the latest hottest games from them directly.

Below is a list of games that are on sale starting on Friday and ending on Cyber Monday:

  • Darksiders II – $16.99
  • The Sims 3 Seasons – $19.99
  • Torchlight II – $14.99
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown – $37.49
  • Darksiders II Season Pass – $6.80
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – $29.99
  • Borderlands 2 – $44.99
  • Dishonored – $29.99
  • Fallout New Vegas Ultimate Edition – $14.99
  • The Sims 3 Refresh – $14.99
  • FIFA Soccer 13 – $19.99
  • The Sims 3 Supernatural – $19.99
  • Command & Conquer: The Ultimate Collection – $24.99
  • Doom 3: BFG Edition – $14.99
  • Endless Space – Admiral Edition – $20.09
  • Mafia II – $7.49
  • Spec Ops: The Line – $7.49
  • Sleeping Dogs Digital Edition – $24.99
  • Borderlands 2 – $44.99
  • The Darkness II – $7.49
  • Mass Effect Trilogy – $29.99
  • Two Worlds II: GOTY – Pirates of the Flying Fortress Edition – $9.99

Below is the list of games that you can get ONLY on Friday or Monday:

  • Battlefield 3 Premium Edition – $29.99
  • Medal of Honor Warfighter – $29.99
  • Need for Speed Most Wanted – $24.99
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – $29.99
  • Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD – $6.69
  • The Amazing Spider-Man – $33.49
  • Prototype 2 – $19.99
  • Transformers: Fall of Cybertron – $40.19

GameFly’s Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sale! Save up to 83% off on the hottest PC titles including Skyrim, Borderlands 2, Battlefield 3 Premium Edition, Sleeping Dogs, Torchlight 2, Dishonored & more!

If that isn’t enough GameFly is offering a 20% off code: NOV20OFF. This coupon code applies to digital PC titles including new releases like Assassin’s Creed 3 and Far Cry 3. *Some restrictions may apply.

So click on the banner link below to get shopping!

Microsoft Store

Microsoft Store
I wasn’t even aware of the Microsoft Store until very recently (say with the release of the Surface). But they are having some crazy deals for both Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Take a look below at some of the deals Microsoft is offering for Black Friday:

Black Friday Promotions – (available to purchase on November 22nd at 12am PST)

  •  Save $50-70 on select Xbox Consoles
  •  Save up to 40% on select Xbox Games
  •  3-month Xbox Live Gold card for $12.99 (reg price $24.99)
  •  Save $200 on Acer v5 notebook. Now $399 (reg price $599)
  •  Save $150 on Vizio 14” Ultrabook (reg price $849)
  •  Save 10% on Beats by Dr. Dre
  •  Get Office Home and Student for up to 3 PCs for $99
  •  Save on Office for Mac deals
  •  Save $25 on Streets and Trips (reg price $39.99)
  •  Get a 2nd Surface Touch or Type cover for $50 off (starts 11/23)

Microsoft Store’s CyberMonday deals are here!


Up to 30% Off! Monoprice Holiday Kick Off Super Sale_234x60

This is THE place to go for all of those little things you forgot when you purchased the big things. Things like Silicone covers for that new Nintendo DS, or that HDMI Cable for the new Xbox?. This site has all of this and more at some crazy prices for Black Friday!

Tiger Direct

Tiger Direct is going to be offering some sweet deals this year! So if you are looking for anything from a new Laptop, to Tablets, Computer Parts, Smartphones and More! Plus if you spend over $100.00 they will offer FREE SHIPPING!

TigerDirect. No Lines. No Wait. Black Friday SALE!


I’ve been using NewEgg for just about 10 years now. And I can tell you that they have never let me know down no matter what I’ve purchased from them. Oh, and you do know you can purchase more than just computer parts?


OtterBox.com: The best protection on the market.

Otterbox makes the best bullet-proof cases known to man for your smartphone or tablet. They have some great deals going on today!

Cyber Monday Special! Get a free Dry Box 2000 with any purchase of $25+ at OtterBox.com! Offer only valid 11.26.

Get 5% off on any $50+ orders at OtterBox.com with CODE:AM2012! Offer Expires 11.30.

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