Sony and Microsoft will offer deals on consoles and games for Black Friday, according to information provided by both companies.
Sony will discount PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita bundles, as revealed on the official PlayStation Blog. Vita bundles will sell for $199.99 each and include:
- PlayStation Vita limited edition white Wifi, Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation, 4GB memory card
- PlayStation Vita black Wifi, Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified, 4GB memory card
- PlayStation Vita black Wifi, Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
The $199.99 PlayStation 3 bundle includes a 250GB console, Uncharted and Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Infamous, Infamous 2 and Infamous: Festival of Blood as well as a 30 day subscription to PlayStation Plus.
Sony will also be offering DualShock 3 controllers for $39.99 "at select retailers nationwide." We've reached out to Sony to find out which retailers are participating, and will update this story as more information becomes available.
Microsoft's Xbox 360 console bundles break down by retailer:
- Walmart will offer a special edition white 4GB console bundled with Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure and a Skylanders figurine for $149.99
- Best Buy, Fred Meyer, Fry's and Newegg will offer a 250GB console with Skyrim and Forza 4: Essentials Edition for $199.99.
- Target, Amazon, Sam's Club, Meijer, Kmart and Microsoft Stores will offer a 4GB console with Kinect and Kinect Disneyland Adventures for $199.99.
- GameStop will offer a 250GB console with Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 for $249.99
- RadioShack will offer a 4GB console with a wired headset for $169.99
- Toys R Us will offer a 4GB console with a $50 gift card for $179.99
Microsoft will also be discounting several games and an Xbox Live subscription at "participating national retailers," including:
- Dance Central 3 for $29.99 (regularly $49.99)
- Kinect Sports Ultimate for $29.99 (regularly $49.99)
- Fable: The Journey for $29.99 (regularly $49.99)
- Forza Horizon for $39.99 (regularly $59.99)
- Halo 4 purchased at Target Nov. 23 and 24 will get a $20 gift card
- Halo 4 purchased at Amazon Nov. 22 and 23 will also get a $20 gift card and a $10 Amazon instant video credit
- A three-month Xbox Live subscription will be $12.99 (regularly $15)