Reduced games round-up: Gears of War 4, Injustice 2, Last Guardian, Forza 4 and more

A swarm of deals for Xbox and PS4.

Despite first appearances, there's many a bargain to be had in this round of January sales on the games front, ranging from ultra-violent shooters to more soothing titles involving gigantic pets and Teenage Ninja Mutant Turtles. Let's take a look at the best games deals of today so far.

The only game featuring a gun you can hack down trees with, super violent cover-and-run shooter Gears of War 4 has been reduced to £19.99 at Argos - a steep decrease from its usual £35+ new asking price.


It boasts all the trimmings associated with the series, like giant mutant centipedes and the simple joy of sawing otherworldly horrors in half. Gears of Wars 4 also adds killer robots, a leading female character and an array of new game modes and super-weapons. Drawing a lot from the 2006 original, this instalment is perfect for newcomers and long-time fans alike.

While we're on the violent hi-jinx front, "vehicular combat game" Carmageddon: Max Damage - where your odds of winning improve with each pedestrian mowed down - is down to only £4.95 on Xbox One at The Game Collection.


If you're looking for a more traditional racing title with markedly less bloodshed, Forza Horizon 4 on the Xbox One has been reduced to £20.99 at eBay, brand new.

Meanwhile, mournful puzzler The Last Guardian is only £13.95 on PlayStation 4 at Base. Roam a melancholy, beautiful world solving puzzles with a huge beast that's made up of Baba Yaga feet and an adorable dog-face, among other things. Not only does the title bear the Eurogamer seal of approval, it also features one of the most curious "pet" AIs we've ever seen in a game.

Hack 'n slash your way to victory with iconic dungeon crawler Diablo 3: The Eternal Collection - which features a bonus playable sadistic necromancer, among the usual barbarians, monks and rogues. It's down to £22.79 at Base on PlayStation 4 and £22.99 on Xbox One at Zavvi.


Capes at the ready, folks: Injustice 2's Legendary Edition is out tomorrow and reduced to £19.99 on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One over at Argos. A beat-'em-up with characters from the DC universe ranging from Batman to Shazam, its extended playable fighters include the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Hellboy, and Enchantress, plus Sub-Zero and Raiden from the Mortal Kombat series.

Deals for the Deal God, Blood for the Blood God: Grim Action-RPG Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr is 25 per cent off and down to £23.99 at Argos on Xbox One and PlayStation 4.


Last but by no means least, we have the Final Fantsy X/X-2 HD remaster on PlayStation 4 at Go2Games for £12.99. Featuring blitzball, gigantic monsters from the deep and some expertly coiffed hair, it's a good one if you're feeling a little nostalgic.

Be sure you have enough space for all those games with our guides to Xbox One and PlayStation 4 extenal hard drives, and happy deal hunting!

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Sara has been writing since 2017, contributing news, features and more to outlets including Eurogamer, Rock Paper Shotgun, Variety, The Guardian, BBC and Tabletop Gaming magazine. They are happiest rolling big dice, raising mobs and rocking out with their Bard-Lock.


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