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Holidays are for video games. Gifting them, of course, but also kicking back and playing them during that sweet, sweet downtime from your job or schoolwork. That, of course makes them an all-star category for Walmart's Black Friday video game sales. Walmart gets it; that's why they dropped a massive Black Friday sale on video games and accessories today. So go ahead; immerse yourself in another world and take a break from this one — especially as the temps dip. (As if you needed a good excuse to stay in and stay warm.) While you're at it, grab a couple of these absurdly good deals for the sibs, kids and friends on your shopping list.
We've rounded up the best Walmart Black Friday gaming sales for Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and Nintendo Switch.
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Ready to lace up and engage? Scroll on for the best gaming sales over at Walmart:
Walmart just marked down MLB: The Show 21 for PS5 r more than 40 percent. The game has all 30 MLB teams, along with deep rosters featuring the best and brightest in baseball today, including Fernando Tatís Jr., Shohei Ohtani, Vladimir Guerrero, Aaron Judge, Mookie Betts, José Ramírez and many more. Here’s your chance to play as your favorite athletes or take the helm of your favorite team.
"Another great entry in the MLB show franchise," wrote a delighted gamer. "And it's the first entry that is being released multiplatform. If you love America's pastime in stunning detail, get it."
On sale for $49 (was $59), the Astro Gaming A10 Gaming Headset for PlayStation 5 offers up immersive audio, thanks to dual speaker drivers. Translation: You'll be able to hear every little detail — big or small. With padded ear cushions that are comfy enough for hours-long sessions, this headset also has noise canceling to block out just about all background chatter — you’ll feel like the game is fully surrounding you.
"These headphones are massive! I like to play online, and my previous headphones weren't cutting it," shared a savvy Walmart shopper. "When I received these I was absolutely flabbergasted! The quality is amazing, to say the least, and they really help cut out all the outside noise. I am really able to get the full effect of these headphones. 10 out of 10 — great product!"
The gaming headset is ideal for other gaming platforms too, including PC and PlayStation 4. It’s even compatible for mobile gaming, if your smartphone or tablet includes a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Walmart has Lego Disney Pixar's The Incredibles on sale for just $15 (was $60). This action game, the Lego version of the widely popular Pixar feature film, is packed with missions, boss battles and all-around excitement for the whole gang.
"We've had this game for well over a year and it is still fun," shared a parent. "My six-year-old son loves to play, as well as myself (dad). I played the game entirely through and it took a while to complete. Like most Lego games, you earn new characters, vehicles, etc. Gameplay is not too difficult and easy to follow. Highly recommend this game!"
What's more pulse-quickening than a mayhem-fueled thrill ride? A mayhem-fueled thrill ride at 40 percent off! In Borderlands Legendary Collection for Nintendo Switch, you’re tasked with stopping the Calypso twins from getting all the bandit clans together and claiming ultimate power in the galaxy. Travel through new worlds and collect a whole arsenal of gadgets along the way.
This is the Legacy Edition, which includes all three games, DLC (downloadable content) packs with new missions and stories, and more loot and power-ups.
"This collection is large and requires a lot of GBs but if you have space it is worth every dollar," raved a satisfied shopper. "One of the best co-op shooters on the Switch. Performance is incredibly solid in handheld across all titles. Each game has tons of missions to do and loads of fun DLCs that can keep you hooked for hours. I can't recommend it enough."
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order for Xbox, on sale for $20 (was $60), takes place between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope in the Star Wars timeline. It follows a young Jedi Padawan named Cal Kestis, who survived Emperor Palpatine’s Order 66 — the massacre of the Jedi Order. Now he must complete his Jedi training and master his lightsaber, while the Galactic Empire tries to hunt him down. It's fun for just about anyone.
"I'm 45 and really never played games, but I picked up this Star Wars game on Xbox One X. It helps me de-stress after 12 hours in a medical facility," shared a five-star reviewer. "This is pure awesome. This game is insane. My Xbox One X has all kinds of passes and games, but this is the only one I want to play; it will blow your mind."
We found Watch Dogs: Legion for Xbox Series X/S (and Xbox One) on sale for $35 (was $60). Yes, you can score the third installment of this wildly popular video game series for over 40 percent off.
The action/adventure game from Ubisoft takes place in a near future where London is on the verge of collapse. An all-seeing surveillance state and private military are in control, while the fate of the city is in the hands of DedSec, a hacker group that wants to fight back for freedom. It’s as fun as it sounds.
This is a digital download, so you'll get to play instantly.
Right now, Just Dance 2021 for Nintendo Switch is only $25, down from $50. That 50 percent savings alone should inspire you to cut a rug!
Just Dance 2021 comes with 40 songs to get you moving — think “Rain on Me” by Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande, “Adore You” by Harry Styles, "Ice Cream" by BLACKPINK x Selena Gomez and “Don't Start Now” by Dua Lipa. Go wild with up to six players — it's serious fun for the whole family.
Want more? Check out these other video games sales:
Sonic Mania (Nintendo Switch), $18 (was $20), walmart.com
NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 (PS4), $20 (was $30), walmart.com
Resident Evil: Village (PS5), $20 (was $60), walmart.com
Goosebumps Dead of Night (PS4), $25 (was $40), walmart.com
Skater XL, $30 (was $40), walmart.com
Looking for more great Walmart deals? Check these out:
Headphones and earbud deals:
Wireless Earbuds Bluetooth, $30 (was $100), walmart.com
Video game deals:
Madden NFL 22, $40 (was $60), walmart.com
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze, $44 (was $55), walmart.com
Paw Patrol On a Roll, $20 (was $40), walmart.com
Assassin's Creed Odyssey, $31 (was $60), walmart.com
Smart home deals:
iRobot Roomba 670 Robot Vacuum, $295 (was $330), walmart.com
Ninja AF100 4 Quart Air Fryer, $69 (was $90), walmart.com
Laneige Lip Sleeping Mask, $16 (was $22), walmart.com
PharMeDoc Full Body Pregnancy Pillow, $43 (was $90), walmart.com
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