Game Bandit - Scouring the net to find the cheapest discount boardgames and best free boardgame prizesEvil Hat is offering all participants in its Street Team program a free download of the first volume in the upcoming Designers & Dragons game history book series. And from among those participants, three will be chosen to receive another free product download of their choice, and one will be chosen to receive either $50 worth of physical products (plus some dice) or all available downloads (winners choice). Participation involves promotional activities either in person or online.

Icarus Tours will give two people each a game costing up to $50. Facebook likes and shares required.

For every order placed through December 25th on, the company will donate one toy or game to Toys for Tots.

Green Ronin is holding a Scratch & Dent Sale.

As part of the I Heart My Neighborhood Toy Store campaign leading up to Neighborhood Toy Store Day on November 9th, ASTRA (the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association) is running two sweepstakes. The prize for one is a travel package to Hard Rock Hotels in Mexico and the Dominican Republic. The prizes in the other are toys and gift certificates.

At Toys “R” Us, store credit card users will receive 10% off their purchases every Saturday through December 21st. Those who open a new “R” Us credit card account in-store will receive an additional 15% off their purchase. Rewards “R” Us members will receive four rewards points per dollar spent in-store or online every Wednesday in November and December. Those who use the “R” Us credit card for their purchases will get eight points. And all Rewards “R” Us members are being sent by email a coupon that will grant them early access to all special Black Friday deals as of Wednesday, November 27th.

NIIT (India) is giving away tickets to the World Chess Championship on its Wish4Vishy website.

Hasbro’s Monopoly Empire promotion includes an instant win game for entrants under 13 years of age and a sweepstakes for those 13 and older. Prizes for the instant win game include a $20,000 package of travel to the 2014 Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado, as well as Samsung electronics, and an Xbox Kinect. Prizes for the sweepstakes include a Samsung tablet and an Xbox Kinect.

To get a free Apprentice Edition of Ascension with a purchase of $30 or more, use coupon code “HOLIDAY2013” at

TimetoPlay Magazine is raffling off Fibber from Spin Master.

Get the Mentalist Mystery Game, possibly, with likes and shares on Facebook.

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