Video games are huge, and there are millions of gamers, young and old, male and female all over the world. And there are so many ways to indulge one’s gaming passions – Consoles like the PS3 , Wii and Xbox 360 , games designed for the PC and even online gaming and gaming competitions.
Whatever kind of games you prefer to play, they all tend to have one thing in common – gaming can be an expensive business. The average new console title costs $40-$70 with the hot PC titles rarely coming in for under $20. Even a membership to MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role playing game) can cost $20 a month and up.
There are plenty of ways to save money and indulge your passion for gaming though. Here are just a few;
Console Games: A new title for the popular console gaming systems can cost a much as $80. But what happens when you have mastered that expensive game? Most of them end up sitting on a shelf gathering dust. Renting the latest titles instead of buying them can be a far more economical alternative. There are several online game rental services that allow you to keep a game out for as long as you like – for a small monthly charge – and then return it for your next challenge when you have mastered it. If a game particularly appeals to you and you decide you do want to own it you can usually purchase the copy you have rented at a greatly discounted price. สล็อต xo
Another great way to save on console games is to join a game swapping site. Users sign up and trade games they are done with other gamers who have the games they wanted to play available. There are several very reputable and well regulated game swap sites whose members usually end up paying just a few dollars for some great new gaming options.