Target Corp. this week began holding a new Buy 2 Get 1 Free Video Game Sale in a new retail initiative.
This week, customers who purchase any three video across all game systems and handhelds will receive the lowest-priced title at no cost.
Meanwhile, Amazon.com this week is holding a Halloween Video Game Sale that discounts select titles by up to 30 percent off.
NPD Group Inc. in Oct. said video game sales declined 24 percent to $848.3 billion in year-over-year Sept. U.S. figures.
Microsoft in Oct. price cut select Xbox 360 hardware consoles by $50 in a new holiday promotion initiative.