Gaming deals for Labor Day weekend

If you’re lucky enough to enjoy a three-day Labor Day weekend, why not enjoy your leisure time less expensively? There are plenty of deals on video game hardware, software and accessories to go around, including a few big franchise sales (Star Wars, Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry).


  • Steam Controller and Steam Link: Valve is selling its Steam Controller and Steam Link hardware at a deep discount. GameStop is matching those prices, but some of the best deals are in Valve’s bundles.
  • 4 TB Western Digital External USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive: On sale for $109.99 ($90 off) at Best Buy. Also available in 2 TB ($79.99) and 1 TB ($59.99).
  • PlayStation VR Launch Bundle: Sony effectively shaved $50 off the price of its PlayStation 4 virtual reality headset this week. Available with a PlayStation Camera for $393.35, or with the camera, two Move controllers and PlayStation VR Worlds for $449.99 from Amazon.
  • Microsoft Store Labor Day PC deals: Save on laptops, monitors and gaming PCs from Acer, Alienware, ASUS, HP, Lenovo, Razer and more.
  • Microsoft Kinect Sensor for Xbox One: Still need one of these? They’re just $37.89 at B&H Photo.
  • Xbox Digital Gift Cards: Get 10 percent off gift cards ranging from $10–$100 values on Amazon.


  • Steam Star Wars Sale: Celebrate Force Friday II with savings on dozens of PC games. The Star Wars Complete Collection offers 24 Star Wars titles for $91.86 (66 percent off) on Steam.
  • PlayStation Store Far Cry sale: Save up to 75 percent on the Far Cry franchise for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 at the PlayStation Store.
  • Xbox Assassin’s Creed sale: Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise is on sale on Xbox 360 and Xbox One. Get Assassin’s Creed Syndicate for just $20, The Ezio Collection (Assassin’s Creed 2Brotherhood and Revelations) for $25 or the Assassin’s Creed Triple Pack (Black FlagUnity and Syndicate) for $29.70 from Microsoft.
  • Green Man Gaming: Save 15 percent on new PC releases, including AbsolverLife is Strange: Before the StormWarriors All-Stars and XCOM 2: War of the Chosen.
  • PlayStation Store PAX flash sale: Save up to 70 percent on more than 100 titles for PS4, PS3 and PlayStation Vita. Ends Sept. 5 at 8 a.m. PT.
  • Prey: It’s just $29.99 at Best Buy on PS4, Xbox One and Windows PC.
  • The Silver Case: Suda51’s remastered classic for PS4 is just $14.97 (50 percent off) at Amazon.
  • Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition: On sale for $39.99 (34 percent off) on PS4, Xbox One and PC at Amazon.
  • Dirt 4: The “Day One Edition” of Codemasters’ racing game is $44.99 (25 percent off) at Amazon.
  • Star Trek Bridge Crew: The virtual reality simulation of the U.S.S. Enterprise is $24.99 (50 percent off) at Amazon and on Steam.


  • Samurai Jack: The Complete Series Blu-ray box set: Pre-order the entire series for just $87.39 (list price is $112.99)

Polygon Deals is a weekly roundup of the best deals on the internet, curated by Vox Media’s commerce editor, Chloe Reznikov, in collaboration with Polygon’s editorial team. You can submit deals to [email protected] and find more Deals here.

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