The beautiful, hardcover Star Trek Federation: The First 150 Years has glowing critical and consumer reviews, and is down to a ridiculously cheap 20 bucks.
A definitive history of the federation, it takes Star trek seriously. - Amazon review from Thomas Joseph Marrone
Guardians of the Galaxy's preorder price continues to drop.
- preorder Guardians of the Galaxy 3D ($20) | Amazon
- preorder Guardians of the Galaxy 3D Steelbook ($20) | Best Buy
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The M1 chip delivers 3.5x faster performance than the previous generation all while using way less power. Get up to 18 hours of battery life.
Better return on investment than a $5 shake. [ Tarantino XX: 8-Film Collection, $60]
The complete Battlestar Galactica on Blu-ray for $90, a good deal, so say we all. [BSG]
Mobile Gaming doesn't get much better than Monument Valley. It's one of Kotaku's Best iPad Games, and today it's free on Android from Amazon.
Check out all of today's app deals in our Apps Post, lots of iPhone games on sale today.
We mentioned it on our Black Friday Preparation Guide that Amazon is ramping up their exclusive deals for Prime members, in addition to giving Prime members early access to lightning deals. Turns out Amazon is also rolling out exclusive deals for Amazon Visa cardholders, including Smash Bros. 3DS for $28 with code TYS25ARC. [Smash 3DS]
We recommend the Amazon Visa in our prep guide, and it's also Lifehacker's favorite rewards credit card.
Black Friday is the best time of year to buy a new TV, but you don't have to wait until the turkey coma wears off to secure a great price.
Amazon has opened preorders for 15 different Samsung TVs at prices that match or exceed the "leaked" Black Friday deals from other retailers like Best Buy, Sears, and Walmart. The TVs won't ship until next week, but if you have your eye on a specific model, ordering it now will make for a less stressful Black Friday weekend.
At this time of year, it's tempting to say "I'll wait for Black Friday," whenever you see a deal, but seriously, these are the same prices you'll see on and after Thanksgiving on these exact same TV sets, but with none of the fuss, so buy with confidence. [ Amazon]
More Black Friday Coverage: When Does Black Friday Really Start? | Easy Preparation to Get the Most out of Black Friday's Deals
The Roku Streaming Stick has some healthy competition in the form of the Chromecast and Amazon's Fire TV Stick, but if you're tempted by Roku's simple on-screen interface and 1800+ app ecosystem (including Google Play!), you're in luck today.
Newegg is currently offering refurbs of the Stick for $35, which is $15 under MSRP, the best price we've seen, and $5 less than Best Buy's upcoming Black Friday deal. This would obviously make a great gift, and if you still own any TVs without a streaming box attached, you'd be hard pressed to find a better bang for your buck. [Newegg]
It never hurts to keep some spare HDMI cables around. [ 4-Pack of 6-ft HDMI Cables, $10]
If you, or anyone on your holiday shopping list wants a new Kindle, Kindle Fire, or Fire TV, here's a rare chance to save $40 on almost model, directly from Amazon.
All you have to do is sign up for Amazon Prime, and add (almost) any Kindle e-reader, Kindle Fire tablet, or Fire TV to your cart in the same transaction. If you already have Prime (and you should), this deal also works when buying a 1-year gift subscription, which you can just give to yourself to add another year onto your plan.
If you're planning on renewing or ordering Prime anyway for the holiday shopping season, this is basically $40 of free money. The discount brings the new entry-level Kindle down to an absurdly cheap $39, and the expensive-but-amazing new Kindle Voyage down to $159, both all-time lows.
Representing a step-up from the popular Arc3 and Arc4 series, Panasonic Arc5 is a top of the line electric razor with a top-shelf price to match. Today though, Amazon's offering a $100 off coupon to bring the total damage down to $151. [Panasonic ES-LV61-A Arc5 Electric Shaver Wet/Dry with Multi-Flex Pivoting Head, $151 after $100 off coupon]
Amazon's Gold Box deal page has been taken over by highly rated kitchen gear, today only. There are dozens of items to check out (most are hiding in this Thanksgiving section), but these are some of our favorites. These prices are only valid today, or until sold out, so be sure to check out the full list. [Amazon]
Rachael Ray Hard Anodized II Nonstick Dishwasher Safe 14-Piece Cookware Set ($150) | Amazon
Cuisinart Chef's Anodized 8-Piece Cookware Set ($90) | Amazon
WearEver Pure Living Nonstick Ceramic Dishwasher Safe 10 Piece Cookware Set ($55) | Amazon
Taylor 1470 Digital Cooking Thermometer/Timer ($12) | Amazon
Rubbermaid 42-Piece Easy Find Lid Food Storage Set ($15) | Amazon
FoodSaver FreshSaver Handheld Vacuum Sealing System ($6) | Amazon
Pyrex 1118990 3-Piece Measuring Cup Set ($12) | Amazon
Laroma 15-Inch Pizza Stone ($10) | Amazon
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Movies & TV
- Frozen Sing Along Edition ($15) | Amazon
- Argo: The Declassified Extended Edition ($23) | Amazon
- Ghost in the Shell Arise: Borders 1 & 2 ($23) | Amazon
- Dragon Ball Z: Battle of the Gods (Extended Edition) ($18) | Amazon
- Braveheart [Blu-ray Steelbook] ($8) | Amazon
- Gravity 3D ($17) | Amazon
- Taxi Driver ($10) | Amazon
- Oldboy ($10) | Amazon
- Short Circuit / Short Circuit 2 ($10) | Amazon
- Daughters of Darkness ($11) | Amazon
- Stalingrad ($10) | Amazon
- Zodiac (Director's Cut) (Steelbook) ($10) | Amazon
- Nightbreed: The Director's Cut (Limited Edition) ($53) | Amazon
- preorder Maze Runner ($20) | Amazon
Books & Magazines
- Star Trek Federation: The First 150 Years ($20) | Amazon
- Star Wars, Classic (Ultimate Sticker Books) ($4) | Amazon
- Bounty Hunter Code: From The Files of Boba Fett [hardcover] ($13) | Amazon
- Goodnight Brew: A Parody for Beer People [hardcover] ($11) | Amazon
- nick & dent Art of the Last of Us [hardcover] ($10) | TFAW
- Strange Beautiful Music: A Musical Memoir by Joe Satriani, Jake Brown [Kindle] ($2) | Amazon
- Jackaby [Kindle] ($2) | Amazon
- Have Space Suit - Will Travel [audiobook] ($4) | Audible
- FREE Monument Valley [Android] | Amazon
- Check out our Apps post for the best App Deals
- Gauntlet ($10) | Humble
- Fable Anniversary ($23) | Steam
- The Walking Dead: Season 2 ($27) | Amazon
- Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition ($20) | Xbox Live Gold
- Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen ($15) | Amazon
- ENSLAVED ($5) | Xbox Live Gold
- Kirby Triple Deluxe ($29) | Amazon
- Nerf Rebelle Powerbelle Blaster ($15) | Walmart
- Nerf Rebelle Pink Crush Blaster ($7) | Amazon
- MD Sports 56" Richmond Solid Wood Foosball Table ($410) | Sears | Use code FITNESS
- ESPN 60-Inch Air Hockey Table ($90) | Kmart
- K'NEX Star Shooter Coaster Building Set ($26) | Kmart
- Seagate Backup Plus 2TB External ($80) | eBay | Also available in red
- Sony 64GB SDXC Class 10 UHS-1 R40 Memory Card ($24) | Amazon
- SanDisk Ultra 16GB Class 10 SDHC Memory Card ($12) | Amazon
- BUFFALO DriveStation 4TB USB 3.0 External Desktop Hard Drive ($110) | Newegg | After promo code TPC1117T30
- Fantom Drives GreenDrive 4TB USB 2.0 / eSATA External Hard Drive ($140) | Newegg
- Gogroove BlueSYNC SPB Portable Battery Charger for Smartphones with Wireless Bluetooth Speaker , Integrated FM radio and Power Bank ($35) | Amazon
- Beats Studio Over-Ear Headphones ($225) | Amazon
- Polk - Nue Voe Earbud Headphones ($71) | Cowboom
- refurb Harman Kardon CL Headphones ($49) | Harman Kardon
- 4-Pack of 6-ft HDMI Cables ($10) | Amazon
- preorder Select 4K, Curved, and 1080p Samsung HDTVs Now at Black Friday Pricing | Amazon
- LG Electronics 60-Inch 1080p 120Hz LED HDTV ($849) | Amazon
- RCA LED46C45RQ 46-Inch 1080p LED HDTV ($299) | Walmart
- Sharp 32-Inch LED 1080p HDTV ($200) | Best Buy
- refurb Toshiba 29-Inch LED HDTV ($145) | eBay
- Samsung BD-H5900 3D Blu-Ray Disc Player ($80) | Amazon
- Sling Media Slingbox 350 ($90) | Amazon
- Sling Media Slingbox M1 ($126) | Amazon
- refurb Roku 3500R Streaming Stick (HDMI) with Remote Control ($35) | Newegg
- Panasonic ES-LV61-A Arc5 Electric Shaver Wet/Dry with Multi-Flex Pivoting Head ($150) | Amazon | After $100 Off Coupon
- Lavish Home 72-G0813 Light Wood Grain Sunlight Desk Lamp ($28) | Staples
- Pyrex 1118990 3-Piece Measuring Cup Set ($12) | Amazon
- Laroma 15-Inch Pizza Stone ($10) | Amazon
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