These were the best deals in gaming from 2019—and you can still get them now
Save up to 79 percent on these gaming accessories.
January 21, 2020
Although Black Friday feels like a distant memory, many great deals are coming around again for a farewell tour. These games and accessories are some of the returning highlights from 2019—still with up to 79 percent off MSRP at the PopSci Shop.
Designed with help from professional racing drivers, this gaming chair has a built-in wheel and pedals. It works with both console and PC titles, and the build quality is impressive. Worth $277, the Playseat Challenge is now $249.
The latest version of this legendary series has you taking on competing world leaders, each with their own agenda. The Platinum Edition includes six DLC packs and two expansions, meaning you can enjoy everything Civ VI has to offer. Normally $119.19, it's now only $47.75.
The 8BitDo SN30 controller combines retro style and modern tech. You get 18 hours of wireless gameplay on a full charge, and it works with Windows, Android, macOS, Steam, Raspberry Pi, and Switch. Order now for $23.99 to save 20 percent on the MSRP.
If you love retro gaming, the Gbros. Adapter is a must-have accessory. This device lets you connect your old Gamecube or Classic Edition controller to your Switch or Windows machine. The adapter is currently 25 percent off at $14.99.
It might be a few years old, but Civilization V is still one of the best turn-based strategy games ever created. The Complete edition includes a huge library of downloadable content. You can get it now for $12.50 on Mac, saving over $45.
A must-have for Pokémon trainers, this stylish dock makes it easy to charge two PokeBalls side by side. The dock has a charging status LED and overcharge protection. It’s normally $15, but you can get the dock now for $9.99.
Pre-loaded with 400 classic titles, GameBud lets you enjoy retro gaming on the go. You can either play on the built-in display, or hook up the console to your TV. Originally $74.99, the console is now 73 percent off MSRP at just $19.99.
If you have mastered Guitar Hero, you might want to try Jamstik. This lightweight MIDI instrument connects to your phone, and the companion app teaches you how to play for real. Jamstik 7 retails for $199.99, but you can get it now for $179.99.
For even more retro gaming, try the Throwback. This console has 600 titles on board, and it comes with two controllers. You can hook it up to any HDMI display for hours of fun. Normally $99, the console is now only $34.99.