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GameStop Reveals Its Official 2018 Black Friday Deals

November 19, 2018

Black Friday Offers Start Nov. 22 and Run Through Nov. 25

Stores Scheduled to Open at 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving and 6 a.m. on Black Friday

GRAPEVINE, Texas, Nov. 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- This morning, GameStop released its official 2018 Black Friday ad nationwide and at GameStop Black Friday Ad, revealing the best deals in gaming on the hottest video games, consoles, accessories, and pop culture toys and collectibles merchandise in retail. Holiday shoppers can take advantage of these incredible savings by making GameStop their one-stop-shop destination during Black Friday weekend.

GameStop will be one the first retailers to kick off Black Friday sales in-store – opening its doors at 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving, and going live with these holiday deals on, beginning at 8 p.m. Central on Nov. 21. All offers valid Nov. 22 – 25, unless otherwise stated.

Black Friday Weekend Store Hours

  • Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22: 3 p.m.10 p.m.
  • Black Friday, Nov. 23: 7 a.m.10 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 24 and Sunday, Nov. 25: 10 a.m.9 p.m.

“Our customers asked for it, and we delivered – the best Black Friday offers you can find in retail on some of the hottest video games, consoles, accessories and pop culture toys and collectibles,” said Eric Bright, vice president of merchandising at GameStop. “Once again, we’ll be the first major retailer to go live with Black Friday offers, starting at 3 p.m. on Thanksgiving.”

GameStop has the best selection of headsets, currency cards, t-shirts, figures, toys and collectibles that are sure to be on all Fortnite fans’ “must have” wish list, plus a whole lot more, including:

DOORBUSTERS: Hardware, Software, Accessories, Apparel & Toys*

  • Free $50GameStop gift card with purchase of any new Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, or PS4 console (excludes PS4 1TB Spider-Man and Xbox One S 1TB Minecraft bundles; limit 1 per customer)
  • $299.99 for Nintendo Switch Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Bundle (includes digital game pre-installed and limited quantities available)
  • Some of the lowest prices on new video game releases: $38 for Call of Duty Black Ops 4 (Thurs – Sat only); $27 for FIFA19, Madden 19, Assassins Creed Odyssey, NBA 2K19, Shadow of the Tomb Raider and WWE 2K19; and $17 for God of War
  • GameStop exclusive - $25 for Ear Force Recon 60P Amplified Stereo Gaming Headset (works on PS4, PS4 Pro, NSW and Mobile; available in white or black)
  • PS4 DualShock Wireless Controllers only $38.99 (select colors only)
  • $9 for t-shirts featuring some of the most popular franchises (GameStop exclusive)
  • $20 for a Saturday Morning Cartoons Funko! Mystery Box (GameStop exclusive -5 GameStop exclusive mystery collectibles, including a chance for a limited-edition Chase Pop!)
  • $29 for Five Nights at Freddy’s 24-inch Plush Toys (GameStop exclusive)
  • Get a “FREE” pre-owned Xbox 360 console with mail-in rebate (initial purchase of$69.99 required)


  • Save $100 on the PS4 1TB Spider-Man console bundle ($199.99;includes physical version of Marvel’s Spider-Man game; limit 1 per customer)
  • Save $100 on all PlayStation VR bundles ($249.99 for Creed: Rise to Glory and Superhot VR; $199.99 for Astro BOT Rescue Mission and Moss; each bundle includes PlayStation VR headset)
  • Save $100 on the Xbox One S 1TB Minecraft Creator bundle ($199.99; includes digital Minecraft game; limit 1 per customer)
  • Save $70 on Xbox one X 1TB Robot White Special Edition Fallout 76 (GameStop exclusive) or Xbox One S 1TB NBA 2K19 console bundles ($429.99 and $229.99 respectively)
  • Gift more for less with a pre-owned Nintendo 3DS XL or Nintendo Wii U 32GB ($119.99 and $99.99 respectively)


New Games

  • Spyro Reignited Trilogy & sock bundle: $34.99; Standard Edition: $29.99 (Thursday – Saturday only)
  • NHL19: $39.99
  • Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition: $9.99
  • Far Cry 5: $24.99
  • Just Dance 2019: $24.99
  • Fallout 76 Standard & Tricentennial: $39.99 & $59.99, respectively
  • Grand Theft Auto V: $19.99 (premium online edition)
  • The Crew 2: $19.99
  • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege: $14.99
  • LEGO The Incredibles: $19.99
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy: $29.99 (Thursday – Saturday only)

Pre-Owned Games

  • Call of Duty Black Ops 3: $11.99
  • The Division: $6.99
  • Just Cause 3: $9.99
  • Forza 6: $14.99
  • Gears of War: $6.99
  • Halo 5: $8.99


  • Save $35 on HyperX Cloud Core or SteelSeries Arctis 3 Wired gaming headsets ($34.99)
  • Save $40 on Plantronics RIG 500 PRO HC Universal Wired gaming headset ($39.99)
  • Save up to $20 on select Xbox One Wireless Controllers ($39.99 - $49.99)
  • Nintendo Switch Shadow Pro Wired Controller (only $14.99)
  • Save $35 on The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild or Super Mario Odyssey Nintendo Switch accessory bundle ($34.99)


  • 25% off all Five Nights at Freddy’s, Minecraft, Bendy and the Ink Machine, Overwatch, Pokémon, Cuphead and Nintendo pop culture toys, housewares, apparel and other collectibles
  • 30% off all Starlink Starship, Weapon and Pilot Packs ($39.99)
  • Fingerlings: Interactive Baby Sloths ($10), HUGS Advanced Interactive Plush Baby Monkey Pet ($30)
  • $15 for Nerf Modulus Recon MKII Blaster or Toilet Paper Skid Shot Toy Blaster
  • Buy 1 and Get 1 75% off all trading card tins, boxes and boosters
  • All “Ugly” sweaters ($25 each)
  • 30% off all holiday merchandise, and puzzles, board games and card games

For the full lineup of Black Friday deals, visit GameStop Black Friday Ad.

In addition to great value, GameStop makes holiday shopping easy and stress-free

To help with Black Friday shopping, GameStop is providing customers great options for making gift buying easy and convenient:

  • Buy online and pick up at store through the GameStop APP. Both Android and iOS versions of the GameStop APP are ready to accept orders.
  • Leverage GameStop’s web-in-store capabilities to surf to see the full portfolio of products. Order online and have the gift shipped directly to a home or local store.
  • GameStop layaway is available now until Dec. 19 to help pay over time for the bigger items. 
  • Fund holiday shopping with GameStop’s trade-in program, making gaming even more affordable.

*Doorbuster offers available in-store only

About GameStop
GameStop, the world’s largest video game retailer, offers the best selection of new and pre-owned video gaming consoles, accessories and video game titles, in both physical and digital formats. GameStop also offers fans a wide variety of pop vinyl toys, collectibles, board games and more. Through GameStop’s unique buy-sell-trade program, gamers can trade in video game consoles, games, and accessories, as well as consumer electronics for cash or in-store credit. The retailer operates thousands of locations around the world under the GameStop, EB Games and Micromania retail brands. Fans can find their local GameStop store using the company’s online store locator tool.

Joey Mooring
GameStop Public Relations



Source: GameStop Corporation