Best Black Friday UK deals
Black Friday may have started out as an American phenomenon – with shops opening as early as 4am to take advantage of the first shopping day after Thanksgiving – but it's a well and truly international affair now. The result is some of the greatest deals of the year – even Apple does a sale. We'll be serving up the top buys here – some have started already – and will be updating all day Friday.
With 75 per cent off titles like Rage (£3.24) and Fallout 3 (£3.74), and 50 per cent off the likes of The Walking Dead and The Star Wars Collection – this is definitely worth a look in. There's even 25 per cent off Dishonored.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown at 33 per cent off (from £29.99, to £20.09)
Darksiders II at 66 per cent off (from £34.99, to £11.89)
Terraria at 66 per cent off (from £5.99 to £2.03)
Age of Empires III: Complete Collection at 75 per cent off (from £29.99, to £7.49)
At 2pm on Thursday 22nd PC World and Currys are getting an early start on Black Friday with a 100-hour fire sale – meaning over £1m of products discounted until Monday at midnight. Some of the deals so far include:
Apple iPad 3rd Gen in Black with Wi-Fi and 16GB at almost 10% off (from £369.00 to £329.00)
HP Envy Phoenix h9-1330ea Desktop PC down 50 per cent (from £1,999.99 to £949.99)
Samsung UE40ES6300 Full HD 3D TV (from £899, to £598)
Toshiba BDX5300KB 3D Blu-ray player (from £179.99, to £89.99)
Panasonic HC-V100EB-K Full HD Camcorder (from £299.99, to £169.99)
With deals on everything from laptops to iPods last year we're expecting some great appearances when Apple unveils the 2013 sale – especially with so many iPad options this year.
With deals last year including £50 Xbox consoles and 50 per cent off Modern Warfare 3, this is one to watch. The Lightning Deals appear and get snapped up fast so be vigilant – we'll let you know if anything amazing crops up. Expect a killer Kindle Fire deal this year. Some great deals right now:
Kindle Fire Wi-Fi 8GB for £99
16GB Kingston USB drive at 70 per cent off (from £20 to £8)
Maglite 2D cell LED torch at nearly half price (from £40 to £22.43)
Bosch PSR 18v drill down (from £110 to £67.50)
Canon EOS 550D Digital SLR Camera inc 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens Kit (from £900 to £531.39)
Philips QS6160/32 StyleShaver Pro Beard Trimmer
With games on demand, arcade titles, Windows Phone games, and add-ons all getting painted with the Black Friday brush it might be a good time to spend those credits.
Grab a console on a budget with the Xbox 360 250GB going for £160 right now.
Get over to Sony's Facebook page for the latest deals. Or just head direct to sony.co.uk with this 15 per cent discount code SONYBF10. Savings on TVs, cameras and Handycams are rife.
While keeping a stiff upper lip and calling it a Countdown to Christmas Weekend, we all know that John Lewis is really doing Black Friday deals. Get double points on your John Lewis card all weekend while last minute deals get announced there and then.
From remote controlled helicopters to glowing wine glasses, if you have Christmas presents to buy, this is the place to be.
Pre-order GTA V today for only £30 via the Hot UK Deals voucher code used at Tesco online.
If you like comics you probably have this app. Get on there for some great deals. Last year saw DC's Blackest Night issues going for 99p each while Marvel did some great 50 per cent off offers.
The electronics store's five day sales bonanza, starting today, gets you cheaper hard drives and drills, lights and USB drives. Everything a gadgety gent could want.
For the slightly bizarre but sometimes useful gift, Firebox is always worth a punt. As part of its Black Friday sales, the online retailer is doing a deal a day with up to 30 per cent off items.