For those who have been eagerly awaiting the return of Amazon Prime Day, the big sales extravaganza is back and bigger than ever.
The two-day event will take place on Tuesday, July 12 and Wednesday, July 13, so set your calendar alerts to ensure you get the best game discounts out there.
Whether you’re a PlayStation addict, Xbox lover, or Nintendo Switch fanatic, Amazon has a wide variety of deals that will keep your inner bargain hunter satisfied.
Forget struggling with a broken controller or wearing a headset that’s falling apart, now is the time to upgrade your tech so you can have the best of the best.
If you’ve been dreaming of playing Elden Ring, or if you never got around to packing Fifa 22, the time has come to clear your ever-growing wish list and build your library of games.
If you’re not a Prime member yet, don’t worry. You can sign up for just £7.99 a month (£3.99 for students), and for those new to the service, you can sign up for a 30-day free trial. You’ll get access to deals, benefit from free overnight delivery on thousands of items, and enjoy hundreds of movies on Prime Video, among other benefits.
With thousands of deals to go through, we’ve rounded up the best game deals so you don’t have to do the legwork.
When is Amazon Prime Day 2022?
Calendars ready… this year it will take place for 48 hours, from 00:01 am on July 12 until 11:59 p.m. Surely you do not miss anything that may be on your wish list.
Do you need a Prime account to get the deals?
That’s the only catch, you’ll need a Prime account. The good news is that if you’ve never subscribed before, you can sign up for a 30-day free trial, which means you can purchase sales at no charge, along with access to overnight delivery, Amazon Gaming, Video, Music. and Books. . If you’ve already tried the service, Prime costs £7.99 per month, or £79 per year, and for students the monthly cost drops to just £3.99 per month.
What kind of offers are available?
There are three offers to consider. The ones that will last the entire event, the deals of the day (a clue in the name), and the lightning deals, which usually last a few hours. To keep track of the best discounts in real time, you can check our live blog where we will post constant updates. Be sure to get in quick, because once the stock runs out, so does the discount.
What game deals were there last year?
Last year, deals ranged from bundle deals on the Nintendo Switch, to up to 75 percent off sought-after games like Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and FIFA 21, to deep discounts on state-of-the-art controllers and headsets.
What deals can we expect this year?
If last year is anything to go by, it’s going to be big. We’ll see deals on consoles, accessories, and games, so get your wish list ready.
Are there live deals now?
They sure are, check them out below.
Horizon Forbidden West, PlayStation 4 – was: £59.99, now: £48.93
Marvel’s Spider-Man Game of the Year Edition, Playstation 4 – was: £39.99, now £27.99
Demon’s Souls, PlayStation 5 – was: £69.99, now: £44.85
F1 2, PlayStation 5 – Was: £69.99, Now: £55.64
PlayStation controllers and accessories
PlayStation 5 DualSense Wireless Controller: Was: £60.08, Now: £56.99
PlayStation 4 DualShock controller: Was: £54.99, Now: £39.99
Seagate Game Drive for PlayStation 4 and 5, 2TB Portable External Hard Drive – Was: £84.99, Now: £62.99
PlayStation 5 PULSE 3D Wireless Headset: Was: £85.84, now £81
Forza Horizon 5, Xbox Series X: Was: £54.99, Now: £29.95
Halo Infinite, Xbox Series X, Xbox One: Was: £54.99, Now: £25.99
Grand Theft Auto V Premium Edition Xbox One – Was: £24.99, Now: £12.97
Xbox controllers and accessories
Turtle Beach Stealth Headset 600 Gen 2 USB White, Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One – was: £89.99, now £80.59
Xbox Elite Series 2 Wireless Controller – Black – Was: £159.99, Not: £142.79
Xbox Series S Charger Stand with Cooling Fan – Was: £62.99, now £42.45
Seagate Game Drive for Xbox, 4TB – Was: £124.99, Now: £96.99
Nintendo Switch consoles
Nintendo Switch (Neon Red/Neon Blue) – was: £269.95, now: £251.99
Nintendo Switch Lite – Coral – Was: £209.99, Now: £174.99
Nintendo Switch Lite – Blue – was: £199.99, now: £174.99
nintendo switch games
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes, Nintendo Switch – Was: £24.99, Now: £14.95
LEGO Jurassic World (Nintendo Switch) – was: £34.99, now £19.99
Big Brain Academy: Brain vs Brain (Nintendo Switch) – Was: £24.99, Now: £17.99
Pokemon: Come on, Pikachu! (Nintendo Switch) – was: £49.99, now £39.95