The best deals you should check out this Memorial Day weekend

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Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer here in the U.S. and is the perfect reason to stay inside and play games. If you’re looking for a way to occupy your time over the long weekend, we’ve rounded up some excellent deals on games, accessories, and other cool stuff you should definitely check out.


Warhammer Skulls dropped a ton of news on what we can expect from the worlds of fantasy and 40K in the near future, but you can also save on some of the best games in the franchise on Steam. Here’s a small list of some of the titles you can currently find on sale.

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown is the most successful reinvention of the classic Ubisoft franchise since 2003’s Sands of Time, reframing the platforming prince as a vivid Metroidvania. Physical copies of the PlayStation 5 version are currently on sale for $29.99 (was $49.99).

Target is making one of the best deals in gaming even better with this Memorial Day deal. Three months of Xbox Game Pass will normally cost you $49.99, but you can currently sign up or renew your subscription for Game Pass Ultimate for just $34.99. This matches the best price we’ve seen this year, making Memorial Day weekend a fantastic excuse to cash in on this deal.

Amazon is currently offering discounts on some essential Memorial Day viewing. For just $33, you can pick up three select 4K Blu-rays. Some of the movies included in this sale are 1917, Dunkirk, Apollo 13, and over a dozen other films.

Elden Ring’s first piece of DLC doesn’t launch for another month or so, but if you’d like to pre-order a copy on Steam, your best option is Fanatical. Right now, you can pick up the standard edition of the DLC for $35.19 instead of its usual $39.99, but you can also find the premium bundle on sale for $43.99 (was $49.99), which includes a digital artbook and soundtrack. For more details on the various editions available for this highly anticipated expansion, make sure to check out our Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree pre-order guide.

An impressive selection of Samsung monitors are on sale including a pair of our personal favorites. If you’re in the market for an ultrawide gaming monitor, you can currently find the 49-inch Samsung Odyssey G9 OLED monitor on sale for $1,099.99 on Amazon (was $1,599.99). Besides being absolutely massive, the G9 features a 240Hz refresh rate, a maximum resolution of 5120 x 1440, and AMD Freesync compatibility, making it one of the best gaming monitors available.

If you’d prefer a monitor that's a little more modest, you might want to check out the Samsung M80C. The pastel-tinted monitor is currently on sale at Amazon for $449.99 (was $649.99). The 27-inch 4K monitor features a built-in mic and webcam and a baked-in OS, allowing you to access streaming services and cloud gaming.

The Sony WF-1000XM5 are some of our favorite noise-canceling earbuds and are on sale on Amazon for $248 (was $298). The XM5’s are a truly awesome pair of noise-canceling earbuds thanks to their lengthy battery life and top-notch noise cancellation.

However, if headphones are more your style, you can also find a generous discount on the WH-1000XM5 noise-canceling headphones. Normally, these exceptional headphones cost $399.99, but are on sale for just $328 at Amazon.

If you need some extra storage for your PC or PlayStation 5, you’ll want to check out this deal on the Samsung 990 Pro M.2 SSD. Both the 2TB and 4TB models of this SSD are matching their lowest price ever at Best Buy.

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