GAX Deal Alert (27/7/18): NES Classic, Vampyre and so much more
Welcome to the new GAX Deal Alert, where we highlight some of the latest gaming promotions for both hardware and software. All prices are in SGD (*converted), rounded up to the nearest dollar.
Green Man Gaming – Summer Sale 2018
Daily deals and flash sales for loads of PC titles.
Green Man Gaming, a partnered code reseller, is still at it with their summer sale. This time, the focus is on Square Enix with games like Just Cause 3 ($8*) and Rise of the Tomb Raider ($20*). The deals change every day so it is best if you check back to see what is on offer. Summer Sale ends on the 31st of July.
GOG.com – Swat 4: Gold Edition, Battlezone Commander and JRPG galore
Classic tactical shooters, remastered FPS-RTS and JRPGs not to be missed.
DRM-free GOG.com is back with some great deals. This week’s set includes the classic tactical FPS Swat 4: Gold Edition ($5*) and a remastered classic Battlezone: Combat Commander ($7*). Battlezone: Combat Commander features a unique gameplay which combines FPS and RTS elements. Alternatively, if you are a fan of JRPGs, the many titles of Nihon Falcom are now available on sale with other classic JRPGs. Titles like The Legend of Heroes: Trials of the Cold Steel ($28*) and Ys Origin ($6*).
Steam – Vampyre, Verbal Space Programme and Supergiant Games
Slake your bloodthirsty with Vampyre or experience space!
Steam turns undead with Vampyre ($53*) in this weekend’s Steam Weekend Deal. This is also a great chance to pick up some of Supergiant Games’ gorgeous indie games. They are not only beautifully and lovingly rendered, they come with amazing soundtracks like that of Bastion ($3*)
Shopee – ROCCAT KIRO – Modular Ambidextrous Gaming Mouse
High-quality Gaming mouse of left-handers and right-handers.
Roccat is a German computer accessories manufacturer who is very much involved in gaming and eSports. They are known for their high-quality mice like the ROCCAT Kone Pure Owl-Eye Optical RGB Gaming Mouse. That is why this simple but high-quality mouse is a steal for left-handed gamers at only $37*, that’s over 50% off the retail price.
Lazada – Nintendo Entertainment System Classic Edition
Enjoy a little blast to the past with this retro classic.
This little console holds a special place in many gamers’ heart and when it was re-released by Nintendo in 2016, it was immediately sold out. This is an amazing deal for a piece of gaming history. That’s not all, the NES Classic features 30 built-in games, which cover a broad range of the console’s history, including, Castlevania, Donkey Kong, Super Mario Bros 1 – 3 and also Mega Man 2. With over 64% off at only $129, what are you waiting for?
Tell us what other promotions you’d like to know about in the comments below! More hardware, less games? Console bundles and retail promotions? Or a little bit of everything? We’re all ears.
GAX Deal Alert publishes every Friday. View our past deals here.