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You don't need us to tell you that gaming is an expensive hobby. From console and the games to the monthly memberships, you can easily rack up the costs just by trying to stay on top of all the latest releases. Luckily, we're here to help. We're constantly covering various deals on a daily basis, but over the course of the month, we'll round up all the best discounts available right now. And for the purposes of this article, we're focusing on all things PlayStation: PS4 Pro and PS4 Slim deals, PlayStation Plus markdowns, PS4 games on sale, discounted PS4 accessories, and other PlayStation products like the PS Classic.
Whether you're picking up a PS4 for the first time, upgrading to the Pro, or just browsing for some new games or accessories, we've got you covered. Check out the best PS4 and other PlayStation deals available so far in October below.
Quick look: Best PlayStation deals
- PS4 Pro -- $362 at Walmart
- PS4 Slim -- $269 at Walmart
- PlayStation Classic -- $34 at Ebay
- PS Plus 12-month membership -- $39 at Ebay
- PSVR bundle: Trover and Five Nights at Freddy's -- $270 at GameStop
- DualShock 4 wireless controller (Magma Red) -- $44 at Amazon
- Control -- $37 at Amazon
- Devil May Cry 5 -- $30 at Amazon
- Days Gone -- $30 at Amazon
- Marvel's Spider-Man: Game of the Year Edition -- $34 at Amazon
- Dragon Quest Builders 2 -- $50 at Walmart
- Kingdom Hearts 3 -- $25 at Amazon
- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice -- $30 at Amazon
Best PS4 Pro deals
PS4 Pro for $362 at Walmart
These days, the PS4 Pro generally wavers between $350 and $400 (usually closer to $400), but right now, your best discount on a brand-new console is at Walmart, which has the PS4 Pro for $362.
Best PS4 Slim deal
$269 at Walmart
The regular PS4 is still selling for $300 at many retailers, but you can find it for $269 at Walmart right now.
Best PlayStation Classic deal
$30 at Ebay
The PlayStation Classic launched in December 2018 at $100, which is easy to forget since it now regularly sells for $40 or less at most retailers. Due to some recent sales, the mini retro console is currently sold out at several stores, but you can still find a brand-new system for $30 at Ebay right now.
Best PS4 game deals
The Surge 2 for $49.94
Single-player action-RPG The Surge 2 released on September 24 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and you can already grab this new release for $49.94 at Amazon. Be sure to check out GameSpot's The Surge 2 review--the game earned an 8/10 for its meaty combat, intricate level design, and more.
Looking for some other new PS4 games to add to your library? Take a gander at the best deals we've found below.
- Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown -- $30
- Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night -- $22.50
- Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 -- $35.05
- Catherine: Full Body - Launch Edition (with metal case) -- $45.85
- Code Vein -- $49.94
- Control -- $37
- The Dark Pictures: Man of Medan -- $18.75
- Dark Souls Remastered -- $20
- Days Gone -- $30
- Destiny 2: Forsaken - Legendary Collection -- $19.98
- Devil May Cry 5 -- $30
- Divinity: Original Sin 2 - Definitive Edition -- $20
- The Division 2 -- $27.49
- Dragon Quest Builders 2 -- $37.49
- Fate/Extella Link - Fleeting Glory Limited Edition -- $50
- FIFA 20 -- $45
- Greedfall -- $41.88
- Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice -- $20
- Horizon Zero Dawn: Complete Edition -- $16.79
- Kingdom Hearts 3 -- $25
- Lego Marvel Collection -- $27.47
- Madden NFL 20 -- $30
- Marvel's Spider-Man: Game of the Year Edition -- $34
- Monster Hunter World -- $15
- Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Master Edition -- $50
- Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch Remastered -- $41.80
- Persona 3: Dancing in Moonlight Day One Edition -- $30
- Persona 5: Dancing in Starlight Day One Edition -- $30
- Persona Dancing: Endless Night Collection -- $65.65
- Prey -- $14.50
- Resident Evil 2 -- $28.49
- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice -- $30
- Shadow of the Tomb Raider -- $20
- SoulCalibur VI -- $20
- Spyro Reignited Trilogy -- $21.74
- The Surge 2 -- $49.94
- Wolfenstein: Youngblood - Deluxe Edition -- $32.94
Best PS4 game pre-order deals
Final Fantasy VII Remake for $49.94
Final Fantasy VII Remake is one of the most anticipated upcoming games, and the first installment in the multi-part remake releases March 3, 2020. The classic JRPG is already discounted to $49.95 on Amazon, and it's protected by the store's pre-order price guarantee, meaning if the price drops again between when you buy and the game ships, you'll be charged the lowest amount. You also won't be charged until the item ships and can cancel the pre-order for free anytime before it ships.
Check out more upcoming titles already seeing markdowns below.
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare -- $60 with $10 reward credit for Prime members, plus exclusive pre-order bonus
- Cyberpunk 2077 -- $49.94
- Doom Eternal -- $49.94
- Dying Light 2 -- $49.94
- Final Fantasy VII Remake -- $49.95
- Ghost Recon Breakpoint -- $49.94
- Marvel's Avengers -- $49.94
- Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order -- $50.94
- Watch Dogs Legion -- $49.94
Best PS4 controller deals
DualShock 4 wireless controller for $44
The DualShock 4 wireless controller is crucial to any PS4 setup, and you'll probably want more than one, both for convenience and for local multiplayer. This popular Magma Red version is on sale for only $46 at Amazon, down from $65.
See more DualShock 4 PS4 controllers of different colors on sale right now below.
- Black -- $43.95
- Magma Red -- $44.10
- Crystal -- $49.11
- Gold -- $44.62
- Midnight Blue -- $46.96
- Green Camouflage -- $46.96
- Blue Camouflage -- $53.99
Best PlayStation Plus deal
$39 at Ebay
PlayStation Plus is Sony's premium membership for PS4 owners that grants them access to online multiplayer, exclusive discounts, and two free monthly PS4 games (which you keep for as long as you're a PS Plus member). Year-long memberships usually sell for $60, so it's always a big deal when the price drops below that level. Currently, one of the best deals on PS Plus is at Ebay, where you can get a 12-month subscription for $49.98. PS Plus subscriptions do stack, so if you're already a member, you can always extend your membership for cheaper when you see a good deal.
Best PlayStation VR deals
PSVR Trover and Five Nights at Freddy's bundle for $270
PlayStation VR deals are usually few and far between, but if you're ready to get into PSVR, you can't go wrong with this bundle. Along with the system itself, you'll get Trover Saves the Universe, a comedic adventure from the co-creator of Rick and Morty, and Five Nights at Freddy, the hit horror game that pits you against murderous animatronics. This bundle is on sale for $270 at GameStop.
To celebrate the third anniversary of PlayStation VR, Sony recently kicked off a big PlayStation Store sale with discounts on the some of the best PSVR games available, such as The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Superhot, and Resident Evil 7. Those deals are available now until October 22, and you can see the full offering of PSVR discounts in the PlayStation Store.
Plus, check out more of the best PlayStation VR deals right now below.
Systems and accessories:
- Borderlands 2 VR BAMF DLC Pack -- FREE at PlayStation store
- PSVR Deluxe bundle with eight games -- $520
- PSVR bundle: Trover Saves the Universe and Five Nights at Freddy's -- $270
- PSVR bundle: Moss and Astro Bot: Rescue Mission -- $280
- PSVR bundle: Doom VFR -- $224.97
- PSVR bundle: Creed: Rise to Glory and Superhot VR -- $310.97
- PSVR Motion Controller 2-Pack -- $81
- Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown -- $30
- Batman: Arkham VR -- $14.87
- Doom VFR -- $15
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR -- $21.59
- Killing Floor: Double Feature -- $20
- VR Worlds -- $7.49