Tomorrow is New Year’s Eve, and that means plenty of holiday sales have begun to run down. Discounts are all over each retailer’s website, with games, tech, and more receiving deep cuts. The best deals for December 30 include the JBL Charge 5, Persona 5 Royal, Arcade1Up cabinets, HORI Split Pad Pro, Elgato Stream Deck XL, Final Fantasy XVI, Razer Kaira Pro Headset, Western Digital 2TB SSD, the Logitech PRO X SUPERLIGHT mouse, and more.
Get $75 Off the JBL Charge 5
Amazon has the JBL Charge 5 for $103.96 right now, which is a 42% discount. The Charge 5 is a phenomenal wireless Bluetooth speaker with up to 20 hours of playtime off one charge. It is completely waterproof with an IP67 waterproof and dustproof rating, and it has dual JBL bass radiators on board. On the back of the speaker, you get access to a USB port to charge your phone or other devices, hence the “Charge” name. Overall, this is a fantastic speaker to bring with you on your next vacation.
75% Off Persona 5 Royal
Persona 5 Royal is a must play game if you’re a fan of RPGs or want to try one out. The expanded and repackaged version of Persona 5 includes a whole new semester, in addition to countless other fixes and adjustments. It’s the definitive way to experience one of the highest regarded RPGs of the past decade. You get a title with over 100 hours of content for just $15 with this deal.
Logitech – G PRO X for $129.99
The Logitech G PRO X is a fantastic choice if you’re looking for a new headset for your PC. Powered by the PRO-G 50mm drivers, the G PRO X is a great choice for any game. This headset has 7.1 surround sound that allows for exceptional positional sound and can elevate your experience. Supported platforms include PC, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5. This headset will not work on Xbox consoles.
Huge Discounts on Arcade1Up Cabinets & Tables
Amazon has some amazing deals right now on Arcade1Up cabinets and arcade tables. Normally priced at over $500, these cabinets are available now for only $299.99. Each includes a full cabinet you can build, with multiple games onboard. This number changes depending on which package you purchase, but most cabinets generally range from 8 to 14 games onboard.
Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion for $29.99
A remaster of the PSP title with the same name, Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- Reunion tells the story of Zack Fair and his journey. The game is set years before the events of Final Fantasy VII and is imperative to expanding upon the overall story. Now is a great time to pick up Crisis Core if you haven’t had the chance to play it yet, especially as Final Fantasy VII Rebirth is set to release in February.
HORI Split Pad Pro for $39.99
The HORI Split Pad Pro is one of the best ergonomic controllers you can buy for the Nintendo Switch. Attaching like standard Joy-Con, the Split Pad Pro slides onto each side of your Switch and immediately widens the console. This makes longer handheld play sessions much more comfortable and bearable over time, especially if you have larger hands.
Logitech StreamCam for $99.99
Right now, the Logitech StreamCam is $70 off on Amazon. This is a great deal on a quality webcam, which supports full HD 1080p at 60fps. The StreamCam has an auto-focus technology called Smart Auto-Focus that automatically frames your head in the picture and focuses with exposure. The camera itself connects to your computer with USB-C, making for an easy connection that effortlessly connects to your favorite software. With the L-shaped clip, you can mount the StreamCam on any monitor with ease.
Elgato Stream Deck XL for $189.99
If you’re a streamer, today might be your lucky day. The Elgato Stream Deck XL is over $60 off and can make a huge difference in your setup. With 32 customizable buttons, you can change scenes or open applications with the click of a button. Different integrations are supported, including Twitch, Discord, Spotify, and Phillips Hue. This is the lowest the Deck XL has been in quite some time, so act fast while you still can!
Final Fantasy XVI for $39.99
Now is the perfect time to pick up the latest mainline Final Fantasy title. Final Fantasy XVI is still on sale, even after the Black Friday and Christmas sales. The first wave of DLC, titled Echoes of the Fallen, just released for Final Fantasy XVI a few weeks ago. The second DLC, The Rising Tide, is set to launch in Spring 2024. We gave Final Fantasy XVI a 9/10 in our review, stating it is “a game worthy of an orchestral Final Fantasy victory fanfare.”
Save 53% Off the Razer Kaira Pro Wireless Headset
The Razer Kaira Pro Wireless Headset is just $69.99 right now on Amazon. This Xbox Series X|S headset features two 50MM Titanium drivers, which allow for crystal clear clarity and rich highs, mids, and lows. Additionally, the Kaira Pro has a detachable 9.9mm mic that auto-balances chat and game volumes to give you the perfect experience.
Get a 2TB Gen 4 SSD for $119.99
Best Buy has the WD – Black SN850X 2TB SSD for just $119.99 right now. That’s $80 worth of savings off a very solid SSD. Most 2TB models of this caliber hover around $150, so this is a good deal if you’ve been wanting to get an SSD for your PC or console. This SSD is capable of running on a PlayStation 5, but you will need to purchase a heatsink separately.
Get Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury for $35
Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury is just one of the many Mario titles available on Nintendo Switch. This title includes both the Super Mario 3D World game and Bowser’s Fury, a new game mode that allows you to run around a sanbox styled world and collect Cat Shines. If you haven’t played this game yet, now is the perfect time with a $25 discount. The code will immediately be delivered to your email inbox after purchase.
Sony WH1000XM4 Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphones for $228
Amazon is offering the popular Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones to only $228. This is easily one of the best noise cancelling headphones you can get. Sony’s WH-1000XM series of headphones have shaken Bose’s longstanding reputation for having the best noise cancelling headphones on the market. The WH-1000XM4 offers the coveted combination of outstanding sound quality and effective noise cancellation. They’re also very comfortable to wear with ample amounts of padding in the earcups and the headband. The WH-1000XM4 also boasts up to 30 hours of battery life on a single charge. If you run out, charging for just 10 minutes will give you another 5 hours of playback. It charges via the newer universeal USB Type-C input, which is a welcome upgrade over the legacy Micro USB from previous models.
God of War Ragnarok for $29.99/$39.99
One of the best PlayStation 5 games has a huge ongoing sale at Amazon. This is the perfect time to pick Ragnarok up after the Valhalla DLC announcement. You can pick up the PlayStation 5 edition of God of War Ragnarok for only $39.99. PS4 players can also get in on the action, with a $29.99 PlayStation 4 copy available too.
Grab the Logitech PRO X SUPERLIGHT Wireless Mouse for $99.99
If you’re in the market for a new gaming mouse, this is a great choice. The Logitech G PRO X SUPERLIGHT weighs less than 63 grams, making for a significant weight reduction from the standard G PRO. The mouse is equipped with the HERO 25K sensor, allowing extreme precision with over 400IPS and 25600 DPI tracking. Although it is not Bluetooth enabled, the wireless connection runs off of a standard USB A receiver. Battery life is also very strong, with up to 70 hours of battery before a charge is needed.
GoPro Hero 11 Black for $299
Amazon has the GoPro Hero 11 Black for only $299 today. This small camera has huge capabilities, with support for 5.3K video. That’s 665% more resolution than 1080p and 91% more than 4K! The camera itself is 27 megapixels, with 10-bit color support. The Hero 11 is made for action, with HyperSmooth Stabilization to keep your footage smooth regardless of the activity.
Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin for $13.73
One of the most overlooked games of 2022 is none other than Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin. The game is a prequel to the original Final Fantasy, which was released all the way back in 1987. You play as Jack Garland, trekking across the land to defeat Chaos and become a Warrior of Light. This unique take on Final Fantasy was created by Team Ninja, best known for their work on Nioh, Ninja Gaiden, and most recently, Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty.
Save on IGN Plus
IGN Plus memberships are now on sale for a limited time. A major perk is you won’t get any third-party ads across the IGN website. You’ll also be eligible to receive exclusive discounts from IGN partners. Additionally, you’ll be eligible to participate in exclusive giveaways, have unlimited MapGenie+ access, and more. New tools released for game help are given to IGN Plus members first. Another major benefit of IGN Plus is free games! Each month, IGN Plus members will receive free games or in-game content. Who doesn’t want to add another game to their backlog? Finally, IGN Plus members receive an additional 15% off (almost) everything in the IGN Store.
PS5 Slim Spider-Man 2 or Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 for $499
For those of you who have been holding out on the newer, more compact PlayStation 5 gaming console, well your wait is over. Amazon currently has your choice of either the PS5 Slim Disc Edition Spider-Man 2 console bundle or the PS5 Slim Disc Edition Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 console bundle for only $499.99 each. Not only are you getting a brand new console that’s 30% smaller in volume and 18% lighter than the original, you’re also getting a free and recently released AAA title while you’re at it.
Grab Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora – Limited Edition for $49.99
Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora has hit $49.99 on Amazon, matching a previous low. With the limited edition of the game, you’ll get a unique weapon and an exclusive character gear set to adjust your appearance. You’ll get to experience a full open world with Frontiers of Pandora, exploring and fighting enemies with plenty of Na’vi weapons at your disposal.
1TB microSD Card for $74.99
If you own either a Nintendo Switch or Steam Deck, this is a great deal you should look at. Amazon has the SanDisk 1TB microSD card for just $74.99 right now. You’ll be able to download dozens of extra games with that much storage, and you shouldn’t run out in the near future. This will also slot into digital camera like GoPros, and tablets or Android smartphones. You can’t go wrong with this microSD card.
Mass Effect Legendary Edition for $11.99
This collection of titles is well worth your money for $11.99. Mass Effect Legendary Edition includes the first three Mass Effect titles and all DLC associated with each. The games are all remastered in 4K, each running at high frame rates. The first Mass Effect title specifically received loads of enhancements and updates to improve the visual and gameplay experience. You can’t go wrong with picking this one up.
Metal Gear Solid: Master Collection Vol. 1 is $39.99
Great news for stealth action fans: Walmart has listed Metal Gear Solid: Master Collection Vol. 1 at $39.99, which matches the previous low we saw during Black Friday. This is a great package with the first three Metal Gear Solid games, in addition to Metal Gear and Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake. If you’ve yet to play through the Metal Gear series, the Master Collection is how to do so on modern platforms.