eBay Powers Up First-Ever Gaming Weekend, the Ultimate 72-hour Celebration of Gamer-Favorite Consoles, Releases, Accessories, eSports Gear and More

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Shoppers can save, level-up and win with special, limited-time events and offers, from hundreds of new and retro game titles to the hottest consoles and top brands.

Just in time for the latest releases this month — from the Switch Lite to Overwatch  eBay, one of the largest gaming destinations in the world, is launching their first-ever Gaming Weekend event at eBay.com/gaming. Kicking off on October 11, the three-day takeover will offer something for every type of gamer: can’t-miss deals on top brands like Nintendo and HyperX, a chance to earn extra money for selling your gear, and access to rare and right now merchandise from Atari to Pac-Man and Pokémon to League of Legends. 

Shop the Drop: 

Check eBay today (Oct. 11) at 12pm ET / 9am PT  to grab amazing discounts on the Nintendo Switch 32GB Console and the Sony DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for Playstation 4. It’s the first of eBay’s recently announced ‘Friday Drops’ this month offering savings on a limited quantity of new, coveted items across gaming, sneakers and tech.

Only on eBay Savings:

Shop and win with special events all weekend, including an amazing selection of consoles, trending video games, monitors, accessories, PCs, gaming laptops, cosplay, arcade games, toys and more. Some of the deep discounts and our favorites below: 

Deal Events 

  • Up to 20% off all HyperX gear
  • Up to 20% off new releases 
  • Up to 30% off top brand gaming laptops 
  • Up to 50% off accessories for consoles and PCs 
  • $20 and under video games for Xbox One, PS4 and more
  • Up to 30% off certified refurbished gaming brands from Nintendo, HyperX, Acer, and more

Deal Highlights

  • Nintendo Switch Lite Yellow + Xbox One S 1TB Gaming Console, 16% off 
  • Xbox One S 1TB NBA 2K19 Bundle + Gears 5, 45% off
  • Marvel Spider-Man: Game of The Year Edition for PS4, 50% off
  • Legend of Zelda Link's Awakening for Nintendo Switch, 20% off
  • Acer Predator XB1 27" Widescreen Monitor, 46% off
  • Dell Alienware AW3418DW 34.14" LED Backlit Curved Monitor, 50% off
  • Dell Alienware m17 i7-8750H 17.3" Gaming Notebook, 17% off
  • HyperX Cloud Alpha Pro Gaming Headset, 20% off 
  • Sony PlayStation Plus - 1 Year Membership Subscription Card, 35% off

“eBay is the only place that brings you the entire history of gaming from Pacman to Pokémon with all the accessories to go with it,” said Marni Levine, Vice President of Merchandising, eBay. “We invite our shoppers to celebrate our first-ever 72-hour Gaming Weekend and score big savings on everything from consoles and games to gear and accessories.”

Trade in, Trade Up: 

Earn cash selling your consoles, devices, games and more on eBay this weekend to upgrade your arsenal. Sellers can often make more money for their items on eBay’s platform  and quickly. In fact, a video game is purchased every 7 seconds on mobile. 

Shop eBay’s first-ever Gaming Weekend from October 11 to 13 only at www.eBay.com/gaming.