Once you factor in games, extra controllers and other accessories, the cost of a gaming habit soon racks up. And that's without including one of the biggest expenses: the console itself.
These bundle deals, however, bring the financial barrier to entry way down, combining consoles with some of the best games out there. You know what to do.
Xbox One deals
Xbox One S 500GB bundle with Battlefield 1
Was £320 / Now £220 at ShopTo - saving £100
Get this popular game and new console, and save a pretty penny on this 4K Blu-ray compatible gaming rig.
Xbox One S 1TB with Fifa 17 & Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
Was £390 / Now £278 at Amazon - saving over £110
Enjoy the extra storage space of Microsoft's 1TB console, as well as two of the most popular games out there. This is a great price.
Xbox One S 2TB Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Console
Was £400 / Now £380 at Microsoft - saving £20
A saving is a saving - and this large capacity, limited-edition Gears of War 4 Xbox One console won't be around for long.
Xbox One X - Project Scorpio Edition Console
Microsoft's latest console is now available to pre-order - key retailers are offering suspiciously similar deals.
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PlayStation 4 Slim 500GB with Call Of Duty: Infinite Warfare
Original price £295 / Now £290 at Game - saving £5
Considering Sony's slimline console usually costs £250 on its own, this is a bit of a steal.
PlayStation 4 Slim 1TB with Fifa 18 Ultimate Team Icons & Rare Player Pack Bundle
Original price £360 / Now £300 at ShopTo - saving £60
Save a good deal of money with this impressive PS4 Slim pre-order game deal.
PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB with Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare w/ Zombie Pin Badges and Hellstorm DLC (Exclusive to Amazon.co.uk)
Original price £395 / Now £353 at Amazon - saving £42
A decent bundle offering, with a new game from Amazon = savings galore.
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