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Best gaming deals of May 2020

Best gaming deals right now
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The month of May is offer some of the best gaming deals of the season from laptops to headsets. And with Memorial Day 2020 approaching, we expect to see even bigger discounts accross every gaming platforms. 

Whether PC gaming, console gaming or Switch handheld gaming is your bag, we've got you covered. We're scouting out the most notable gaming discounts for every system. 

Frugal gamers usually rack up on gaming gear on Black Friday and even Amazon Prime Day. However, retailers currently offer some excellent deals on gaming laptops as well as games and accessories this spring. In fact, in some instances, deal prices best even the top gaming deals we saw during the holidays. 

If you're looking for a PC game deal, you can preorder Cyberpunk 2077 for PC for just $49 ($10 off) from Amazon. This highly anticipated first-person action/RPG lets you act as a brilliant hacker, deadly sharpshooter, suave conversationalist, and just about anything in-between. Preorders ship to meet Cyberpunk 2077's September 17 release date.

In the meantime, here are the best gaming deals right now from gaming laptops to gaming headsets

The best gaming deals right now

PC Gaming Deals

Gigabyte Aero 15 OLED Gaming Laptop: was $2,499 now $2,099 @ Adorama
This Gigabyte Aero packs 15.6-inch SuperAMOLED display, Core i7-9750H CPU, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, an RTX 2070 GPU with 8GB of graphics memory. Great for gamers and creators alike, this beast of machine is powered by Windows 10 Pro. View Deal

Acer Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop (AN517-51-56YW): was $879 now $779 @ Best Buy
The Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptops offers solid specs for the price. This machine packs a 17.3-inch (1920 x 1080p) IPS display, 9th Gen Intel Core i5-9300H CPU, 8GB of RAM, 512 SSD and a GTX 1650 GPU with 4GB of graphics memory. View Deal

MSI Alpha 15: was $999 now $799 @ Newegg
The MSI Alpha 15 delivers solid graphics performance and has a colorful, 15.6 inch 144Hz display. It packs a Ryzen 7 CPU, 8GB RAM, 512GB SSD, and an RX 5500M GPU with 4GB of graphics memory.View Deal

Alienware 25" Gaming Monitor: was $709 now $399 @ Dell
The new Alienware AW2518H gaming monitor is currently $310 off. This top of the line display packs a 240Hz refresh rate, G-Sync support and custom AlienFX lighting. It's one of the best gaming monitor deals we've seen all year. View Deal

Logitech Gamepad F310 Gaming Pad: was $24 now $19 @ Best Buy
The Logitech F310 is easy to set up and use with your favorite games thanks to XInput/Direct Input—the two most common input standards.


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Cyberpunk 2077 (Preorder): was $59 now $49 @ Amazon
In this first-person action/RPG, you can be a brilliant hacker, a deadly sharpshooter, a suave conversationalist or anything in-between. Preorder now and save $10 in this Amazon gaming deal. View Deal

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Deluxe Edition: was $39 now $16 @ Best Buy
This gaming deal takes $23 off Wolfenstein: Youngblood, the co-op adventure from award-winning studio MachineGames. This Deluxe Edition includes Buddy Pass, which lets you and a friend to play the entire game together, even if they don't own the game. View Deal

Switch Gaming Deals

The best gaming deals we're seeing for the Nintendo Switch platform are on games and accessories. Switch Lite consoles are going in and out of stick at Best Buy, so we recommend you keep an eye on the link. 

Fire Emblem Warriors: was $59 now $32 @ Best Buy
Clash with legions of enemies as Marth, Xander, Corrin, Chrom, and other Fire Emblem warriors by unleashing over-the-top-powerful Dynasty Warriors-style moves. View Deal

Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for Switch: was $59 now $49 @ Amazon
The Complete Edition of Witcher 3: Wild Hunt contains every piece of downloadable content released for the game, including story expansions: Hearts of Stone & Blood and Wine. For a limited time, you can save $10 on this Switch game deal at Amazon. View Deal

NBA 2K20 for Switch: was $29 now $19 @ Best Buy
NBA 2K20's enhanced MyCareer mode packs a star-studded cast including Idris Elba, Rosario Dawson. And for the first time, all 12 WNBA teams and over 140 players are in the game. At just $19, it's one of the best Nintendo Switch game deals we've seen outside of the holidays.
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Animal Crossing: New Horizons for Switch : for $59 @ Best Buy
If you plan on doing some Nintendo Switch Lite gaming, Animal Crossing is a must have game. It's all about building furniture, collecting trinkets, reshaping landscapes and making friends. View Deal

PowerA GameCube Style Wireless Controller: was $49 now $36 @ Amazon
PowerA Enhanced Wireless controllers feature Bluetooth 5.0 technology for lag-free gaming. This GameCube design is a must have Switch accessory for nostalgic Nintendo fans. 



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Hestia Goods Nintendo Switch Carrying Case: was $26 now $12 @ Amazon
This hard shell protective case will keep your Switch and accessories organized and safe. It's must have Switch accessory. View Deal

SanDisk 128GB Memory Card: was $34 now $27 @ Amazon
Add up to 128GB of additional space to your Nintendo Switch or Nintendo Switch Lite gaming console. High speed transfer rates up to 100MB/s ensures fast game loads. View Deal

Xbox One Gaming Deals

NBA 2K20 for Xbox One: was $59 now $19 @ Best Buy
NBA 2K20's enhanced MyCareer mode packs a star-studded cast including Idris Elba, Rosario Dawson. And for the first time, all 12 WNBA teams and over 140 players are in the game and ready to run in Play Now and Season modes.  View Deal

WWE 2K20 for Xbox One: was $60 now $29 @ GameStop
Get pumped for Money in the Bank with this WWE 2K20 gaming deals. Its roster is packed with WWE Superstars, Legends, Hall of Famers, and NXT’s best. Step inside the ring with your favorite sports entertainers now and save $40.View Deal

WD Easystore 2TB HDD: was $109 now $74 @ Best Buy
This 2TB external USB 3.0 hard drive is great for storing games. For a limited time, it's $35 off at Best Buy. View Deal

Xbox Game Pass Ultimate: was $15 now $1 @ Microsoft
For one low monthly fee, you get Xbox Live Gold and over 100 high-quality games. For a limited time, discover new favorite games for just $1 a month.
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PS4 Gaming Deals

Mortal Kombat 11 for PS4: was $59 now $24 @ Amazon
MK11 is the biggest, bloodiest and best Mortal Kombat yet. This latest series installment has an overhauled fighting engine and immersive story mode. View Deal

NBA 2K20 for PS4: was $29 now $19 @ Best Buy
NBA 2K20's enhanced MyCareer mode packs a star-studded cast including Idris Elba, Rosario Dawson. And for the first time, all 12 WNBA teams and over 140 players are in the game. View Deal

WWE 2K20 for PS4: was $59 now $29 @ Best Buy
WWE 2K20's roster is packed with WWE Superstars, Legends, Hall of Famers, and NXT’s best. Step inside the ring with your favorite sports entertainers now for just $19. It's one of the best gaming deals you can get right now. View Deal

Marvel's Spider-Man GOTY Edition: was $39 now $29 @ Best Buy
Marvel's Spider-Man: Game of the Year Edition offers a thrilling traversal system and fluid dynamic combat. Immerse yourself in this unique superhero narrative set in a realistic open-world New York City. View Deal

Sony PS4 DualShock 4 Controller (Titanium Blue): was $64 now $54 @ Newegg
The DualShock 4 features a clickable touchpad for new gameplay possibilities. There's also a built-in speaker and 3.5-millimeter jack for compatibility with most headsets.View Deal

Sony PS4 DualShock 4 Controller (Red Camo): was $64 now $54  at Newegg
The DualShock 4 features a clickable touchpad for new gameplay possibilities. There's also a built-in speaker and 3.5-millimeter jack for compatibility with most headsets.View Deal

Sony PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset: was $99 now $84 Amazon
With stunning 7.1 virtual surround sound built-in, the Sony PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset puts you in the game. An array of hidden noise-canceling microphones let you chat with friends during multi-player gameplay. View Deal

PowerA PS4 Charging Station: was $25 now $17 @ Amazon
The PowerA PS4 Charging Station charges two controllers at once, so you'll never run out of power during gaming sessions. For a limited time, you can snag one for less. View Deal