Black Friday 2012 deals - A gamer's guide to the best holiday sales

TARGET - Sale starts Thurs @ 9pm

Target is coming to the Black Friday table with a respectable savings on new release games and bundle deals for all the major systems. Pick up Halo 4 or Assassin's Creed III, and you'll also get a Target gift card, which could take a dent out of one of the "doorbuster" controllers. See the current sales below:

Systems / Bundles

  • PS3 250GB bundle w/ Uncharted Dual Pack and Infamous Collection: $199.99 (*doorbuster)
  • PS Vita with Wi-Fi bundle w/ Lego Batman 2: $199.99
  • Xbox 360 4GB Kinect bundle w/ Kinect Disneyland Adventures and Kinect Adventures: $199
  • Wii System w/ Wii Sports, Wii Sports Resort, and Just Dance Kids 2: $119
  • Nintendo 3DS w/ pre-installed Super Mario 3D Land $149.99


  • PS3 / 360 / Wii controllers: $39 (*doorbuster)


*All lists are samples of the games offered for the specific price. Target claims there will be these “and more”, subject to availability. No word yet if 360 games will also be sold for PS3, and vice versa.

  • Games for $10: Brave (DS), Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Spongebob's Boating Bash (Wii), and Wheel of Fortune (Wii). 1600 Microsoft Points also available.
  • Games for $15: Call of Duty: Black Ops (360), Just Dance 3 (Wii), Lego Battles Ninjago (Wii), Plants vs Zombies (Wii), and Wreck-it Ralph (Wii).
  • Games for $25: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (360), Just Dance Disney (Wii), Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (Wii), LittleBigPlanet Karting (PS3), and Max Payne 3 (360).
  • Games for $35: Borderlands 2 (360), Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (Wii), Madden NFL 13 (360), Medal of Honor: Warfighter (360), and Need for Speed: Most Wanted (360).
  • $10 gift card with purchase of: Just Dance 4 (Wii): $39.99
  • $20 gift card when you these $59.99 titles: Assassin's Creed III (360), Forza Horizon (360), and Halo 4 (360).