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The Sims 4 preorder possible price mistakes brings it down to $40

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Update: Well the deal is dead. Currently best preorder price for The Sims 4 Limited Edition is at Gamefly for $48 after coupon FEB20OFF

Without an announced release date, preordering The Sims 4 at $59.99 seems pointless, but this week a bombshell preorder deal showed up, perfect for fans of the franchise. GMG has a 20% off coupon code for the game, dropping The Sims 4 Origin key down to $48 ($12 off), but that’s not all. Additionally, you get a choice between a bonus $12 store credit or $8 cash back offer. Taking the cash back effectively makes the game only $40 with the $8 returned to you after 2-3 business days. Taking the credit offer will instantly get your GMG account $12 to spend on anything sold by them – enough to pick up a cheap game or two.

Another EA Origin title on the price chopping block is last year’s turbulently released SimCity, now only $19.99. This ties the previous low last seen during the Winter Sale madness of late 2013. It’s also half the $39.99 list price you’ll find elsewhere. No coupon necessary to grab this deal.

Another notable discount this week is the October-released Batman: Arkham Origins on PC down to $13.59 at GameFly. That’s the lowest price ever by about $3, after a 66% instant savings discount with a 20% stacking coupon code. Steam and elsewhere still sell for the full $49.99 release day list price.

Hottest Deals of the Week

The Sims 4 + $12 Credit or $8 Cash Back (Origin) — $48 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $60. Taking the cash back offer will get you $8 back after 2-3 business days. Taking the credit offer will get $12 added to your GMG account instantly after purchase.

SimCity (Origin) — $19.99 at Green Man Gaming. Elsewhere $40. Ties its all time low, last seen during the Winter Sales of late 2013.
 

Batman Arkham Origins (Steam) — $13.59 at GameFly after coupon. Next best is $33 at GameFanShop. New low by $3.
 

PC Preorder Deals

Feb. 19: Strider (Steam) — $11.25 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $15. If you preorder before the Feb. 19th release date, you also get a 20-track digital music album and concept art bundle.

Feb. 25: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 (Steam) — $40.50 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $60. Steam and everywhere else have the game down to $53.99 after a $6 instant discount. GMG is the best option with their 25% off coupon code. Total discount is 32% off the list price.

Feb. 25: Thief (Steam) — $33.75 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $50. Preorders also include a free “Bank Heist” DLC pack.
 

Mar. 4: South Park: The Stick of Truth (Steam) — $48 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List price is $60. Preorders also get the “The Ultimate Fellowship Pack”.
 

Mar. 11: Titanfall (Origin) — $48 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $60. Mixed reactions with its rather limited 6v6 multiplayer, but the maps will still feature a ton of AI combatants on the field.
 

Apr. 4: The Elder Scrolls Online: Digital Imperial Edition — $64 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $80. Several preorder bonuses are included in the Imperial Edition, including 5 day early access and 30 days of game time.
 

Apr. 30: Child of Light (Uplay) — $12 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $15.
 

PC download deals

Battlefield 4 Premium Service (Origin) — $37.50 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $50. Ties the lowest price ever seen for BF4 Premium. Gets you China Rising and all other to-be-released DLC.
 

Civilization V Gold + Brave New World (Steam) — $19.99 at NewEgg. List is $80. Gold includes a ton of DLC for Civ V, including the Gods and Kings expansion.
 

Rise of Venice (Steam) — $15.99 at GameFly after coupon. Next best is $40 at Green Man Gaming. A new low on Kalypso’s Renaissance-era trading empire game released in September of last year.
 

Line of Defense Tactics – Tactical Advantage (Steam) — $15 at GameFly after coupon. List is $25. The game released on Tuesday of this week, though it hasn’t received much press.
 

Bioshock Triple Pack (Steam) — $14.99 at NewEgg. List is $70. Includes the original BioShock, BioShock 2, and BioShock Infinite (only about a year old).
 

Tropico 4 Collectors Bundle (Steam) — $7.99 at GameFly after coupon. Next best is $40 at Green Man Gaming. Lowest price ever on everything El Presidente could need. Includes all DLC.
 

Typing of the Dead: Overkill (Steam) — $5.10 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. Next best is $20 at Amazon. Lowest price ever by $2 for one of the most unique Zombie shooters.
 

Last Tuesday’s release: Borderlands 2: Headhunter 4 – Wedding Day Massacre (Steam) — $2.25 at Green Man Gaming after coupon. List is $3. Released just this week… yes, a brand new DLC for a 2012 game.
 

Xbox One, 360, PS3, and Wii U deals

Last Tuesday’s release: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII-3 (Xbox 360, PS3) — $48.48 at 2game. List is $60. Free international shipping.
 

Capcom Essentials (Xbox 360, PS3) — $29.99 at NewEgg. Next best is $34 at Amazon. Includes Resident Evil 6, Devil May Cry 4, Dead Rising 2, Super Street Fighter IV, and Mega Man 10.
 

Beyond: Two Souls (PS3) — $29.99 at Best Buy. Next best is $38 at Amazon. Lowest price thus far on the well-reviewed October 8th release.
 

The Last of Us (PS3) — $27.99 at NewEgg. Next best is $43 at Amazon.
 

Hardware

Turtle Beach Call of Duty: Ghosts Ear Force Shadow Limited Edition Gaming Headset — $49.99 at Microsoft. Next best is $70 at Amazon.
 

Xbox One Wireless Controller — $49.99 at Rakuten. List is $60.
 

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