Amazon Kicks Off The Holidays Early with “Countdown to Black Friday” Deals and a Batman-centric Special Sale Today

on November 1, 2013 7:53 AM

New consoles, new games, and tons of excitement for the next-gen are right around the corner, especially for this holiday season. Luckily, Amazon is kicking things off a little bit early with some sales and specials to tide gamers over before the big rush of Black Friday commences.

Amazon has started their “Countdown to Black Friday” series of promotions, which provides a week-long offer of discounts and sales on games and consoles starting today, November 1st. To start the deal off, Amazon has posted the first round of highlight deals that includes discounted Xbox 360 SKUs and bundles, and sales on a variety of games including Sleeping Dogs, Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: Blacklist, and a special Batman-centric sale for various Batman-related games including Injustice: Gods Among Us, Batman: Arkham City – Armored Edition, and LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes.

You can check out Amazon’s Black Friday Deals Week page for more of the offers and deals provided today and over the week, and surely you can expect plenty more sales and discounts to come up before Black Friday actually begins – with two new next-gen consoles launching, it’s bound to be a big one.

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Ryan is the Features Editor at DualShockers, with over five years' experience in the world of video games culture and writing. He holds a BA in English & Cinema from Binghamton University, and lives in New York City.