Black Friday and Cyber Monday are no longer 24-hour events, but shopping marathons with discounts drip-fed over weeks. It's easy to get swept up in the buying frenzy. Online shoppers spent a record $7.9 billion this Cyber Monday in the US, while UK retailer John Lewis smashed its sales records. Here on GamesRadar, we wrote more than 100 buying guides and deals articles to steer you through the Black Friday and Cyber Monday maelstrom – and that's only the deals we liked. Truth told, it can all be a little bewildering, and - all too often - the TV, console or gadget you really want never gets *quite* cheap enough to tempt you into a purchase. So, having spent so much time and research to bring you the best gaming and entertainment deals - what items tempted the GamesRadar team to part with their hard-earned cash? In one instance, what began as a quest for a bargain 4K TV, ended with a set of transparent fairly light hooks, while another team member decided to get very drunk - at a … [Read more...] about What did the GamesRadar team buy on Black Friday and Cyber Monday?
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We some pretty strange things as we pick through thousands of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Some make us laugh. Some make us want to cry. We collected the weirdest ones that someone, somewhere, may actually want to buy (you never know when you're going to need a yodelling pickle, right?).Now for the list of shame: deals so bad no one should buy them. These are the worst deals we've seen during this fever dream of a sales holiday.Cyber Monday deals: see all the best offers right now!One of the ugliest damn PC cases we've ever seen, $50 off Hardware news writer Paul Lilly thought this case was so ugly, he wrote a whole post about it back in October. He didn't say it looked like "the severed head of a Michael Bay Transformer," but I'm saying it now. Anyway, it's £50 off for Cyber Monday, but still costs a painful £299.99. Hard pass, Megatron.A $20 mystery box of Funko Pops and sadnessQuestion 1: why would you buy a Funko Pop? They're hideous.Question 2: If you do … [Read more...] about The worst Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals no one should buy, ever
For the past few days, we've been highlighting the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals we've found for PC gaming. Along the way we've also found a lot of other deals that don't fit comfortably in our typical categories. These are weird deals, but weird doesn't mean bad except in certain cases when it definitely does.As we brace ourselves for the end of this spending holiday, here are some of the weirder deals we've found that some of us, and some of you, might actually still want.Mountain Dew Scented Controller-Shaped Bath BombThe truncated title above does not do this product justice, so I suggest you read the entire title, which is "Mtn Dew Scented Game Controller PS3 Nintendo Xbox Bath Bomb, Fortnite, Fallout 76 Nerd Bath Bomb Gift For Men Kid Bath Bomb Gamer Gifts."And that title is no lie: it really is the perfect gift for Gamer, Men, Kid, and Fallout 76 Nerd. Also, Fortnite! Just Fortnite. But no matter which Men or Kid you give this to, they'll enjoy its controller shape … [Read more...] about The weirdest Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals
I’m sure everyone’s feeling a bit of Black Friday fatigue by now (trust me, I want this all to be over just as much as you do), but in the interests of those after that one, last, final deal to end all deals, I present to you our newly refreshed Black Friday and Cyber Monday PC gaming deals hub. I’ve cleared away all the deals that have been swept into oblivion by the almighty wave of discount-grabbers, leaving you with the best of the best PC gaming deals that are still available. Whether you’re after a new graphics card, monitor, SSD, gaming headset or even a new CPU, mouse and keyboard, your deals herald will provide. Here are all the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday PC gaming deals you can grab right now. Of course, if you’d rather skip to a particular component, then why not have a gander at our dedicated Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals hubs right here? They’re all the same deals, so you might find it easier to browse via component than … [Read more...] about Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2018: Best PC gaming deals
Here’s our roundup of the best PS4 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on cheap console bundles, games and more. We’ve finally arrived at the big day itself – Black Friday. And there are deals, discounts and savings on your favourite PS4 games, consoles and bundles as far as the eye can see. Oh, but, wait, what dreadful menace is that on the horizon? Yep, Cyber Monday is on its way too! Never fear, though, let us be your guide through all the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals during these chaotic times. Read on for our picks of the best PS4 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals right here across consoles, bundles, games and more: Best PS4 Black Friday and Cyber Monday UK deals: Best PS4 Black Friday and Cyber Monday US deals: That’s a decent set of deals! If you’re desperate to get your cowboy on right now in Red Dead Redemption 2, there are many excellent deals cropping up over Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Chances are there aren’t going to be any … [Read more...] about PS4 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals 2018 – PS4 consoles, PS4 Pro, games, accessories, and more