Weekend game deals: Plants vs. Zombies $2, Mass Effect 2 $5

By on February 10, 2012, 4:30 PM

With Mass Effect 3 coming next month, it's a great time to catch up with the series and GameFly (formerly Direct2Drive) is selling the second installment for only $4.99. Microsoft is offering some legitimate discounts this week with 50% off Square Enix/Eidos games, including two old school Deus Ex titles, Thief: Deadly Shadows as well as Hitman 2 and Blood Money. Meanwhile, Steam is practically giving away PopCap hit Plants vs. Zombies and GameStop has 50% off Bastion. As a side reminder, the latest Humble Indie Bundle ends in four days and a fifth game, Toki Tori, was added this week.

Steam
90 Plants vs. Zombies GotY Edition $1.99 (80% off)
44 Stronghold 3 $24.99 (50% off)
46  Call of Juarez: The Cartel $16.99 (66% off -- today only)
Star Wars Jedi Knight Collection $4.99 (75% off -- today only)
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GamersGate
Ground Control + Expansion $3.00 (50% off)
Ground Control 2 Special Edition $3.00 (50% off)
Metacell $4.99 (50% off)
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Games for Windows
Battlestations: Midway $9.99 (50% off)
Conflict: Denied Ops $9.99 (50% off)
Deus Ex: GotY $4.99 (50% off)
Deus Ex: Invisible War $4.99 (50% off)
Hitman 2: Silent Assassin $4.99 (50% off) 
Hitman: Blood Money $7.49 (50% off)
Thief: Deadly Shadows $9.99 (50% off)
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GameFly
93 Mass Effect 2 $4.99 (75% off)
72 Medal of Honor $4.99 (75% off)

GameStop
89  Bastion $7.49 (50% off)
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Green Man Gaming
52 The First Templar $21.79 (27% off)
75 Two Worlds II $31.99 (20% off)
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Good Old Games
50% off various TopWare games




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St1ckM4n St1ckM4n said:

I picked up Plants v Zombies for my Steam gift basket - might be nice to give to someone later, or play myself.

Also, Valentines bundle from these guys just started too:

http://www.indieroyale.com/

LNCPapa LNCPapa said:

I bought Plants vs Zombies also - 2 copies... one for each of my daughters.

Guest said:

i find myself always buying things from these sales only to never play the game

St1ckM4n St1ckM4n said:

i find myself always buying things from these sales only to never play the game

Do like I did. if unsure whether you'll play,just put it in your gift inventory.

ET3D, TechSpot Paladin, said:

Same here. That's why I tried to reduce my spending last year, and did it with reasonable success, even though I still bought tons of games. Unfortunately I discovered Steam Gifts and since I enjoy giving away stuff this adds an incentive to buy more games. If I don't play them I can always give them away.

As for Plants vs. Zombies, I have both the PC and Android versions and I played it more on my phone, because it's a more accessible device and the game is really suited to touch control. So I'd recommend going with that version of the game (which costs $3) if you have a suitable device.

Puiu Puiu said:

I would have bought Mass Effect 2 but it was just for N America and i'm in europe. I'll wait for steam to make the same offer.

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