Game Bandit - Scouring the net to find the cheapest discount boardgames and best free boardgame prizesPlace a deposit on Geek Chic game furniture by the end of the year to get a free accessory added to the order.

Dice Hate Me Games is running a card game design contest. The prize is a limited, conditional publishing contract.

Walmart is matching other retailers’ Black Friday special discounts a week in advance for toys and electronics. Among the resulting deals is Monopoly for $5.

For $15 off purchases of $100 or more at Toys “R” Us, use coupon code “15OFF”. Also at Toys “R” Us, starting Saturday, select Hasbro games will be 50% off. And on Sunday and Monday, the price of a Lego Legends of Chima The Croc Swamp Hideout will be reduced $25 from $70 to $45 (while supplies last, limit 2 per customer).

Out of the Box is giving away five boxes of games. But you can’t win one for yourself. The idea is to win one for a friend. Submit a short explanation of why a friend or family member should win the games. The company will choose who to send the games to.

Out of the Box is also giving away Snake Oil to celebrate the game’s first birthday. Actually, the company is giving away six copies of the game to one person, as well as a signed Snake Oil cube and Snake Oil poster. A Facebook like, comment, and share are required for a chance to win.

A Year of Jubilee Reviews is giving away Rory’s Story Cubes: Voyages from Gamewright.

ThinkFun’s 8 Nights bundle includes one item for each night of Hanukkah at a 25% discount.

All Gypsy Knights Games science fiction and Traveller products, both PDF and POD, are on-sale for 30% off.

The Doctor Who Anniversary Special Bundle includes the Adventures in Time and Space RPG, plus a book about Doctor Who companions and a graphic novel, for 31% off the price of them separately.

All Scion ebooks from Onyx Path Publishing are 25% off until the end of November.

Swords & Wizardry is now available for free in PDF.

Purchase two of North Star Games at Amazon and get 25% off.

Woman’s Day is giving away 12 copies of Monopoly Empire.

Time to Play Magazine is giving away Boom Boom Balloon and Perplexus from Spin Master.

MeepleSource’s Thanksgiving Sale includes discounted sets of meeples and colored cubes.

Makobi Scribe is giving away The Game of Things from Patch Products.

Moving Through Life is also giving away something from Patch, Flash & Furious.

Chaosium’s Green Friday Sale began on Monday.

To give away Legend of the Five Rings clan banners, AEG is running an essay contest.

Fantasy Ground’s virtual tabletop products are on sale.