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Just like last year, Amazon is once again doing their Amazon’s 12 days of deals promotion. In preparation for Christmas, they are offering 12 different themed deals each day.
Even though I’m annoyed that they are going “backwards” IMO, there are some pretty good deals available. Today is Day 5, and instead of 5 Golden Rings – Day 5 is for “Gamers who shout out with glee”, with deals on board games, video games and accessories and more. You can check out all the deals on the main Amazon 12 days of deals page, but even though that is the main focus, there are still lots of deals on other things
A few of the Amazon 12 Days of Deals deals that I saw include:
- Up to 40% off strategy board games – I saw Ticket to Ride for $25.82, Forbidden Island for $8.39, Werewolf for $12.49 and Zombicide: Black Plague for 50% off among others
- 30% off table tennis boards and accessories
- Save on HP desktops and laptops
- Sades SA902 7.1 Channel Virtual USB Surround Stereo Wired PC Gaming Headset, regularly $71.99, now $20.24 with lightning deal (or this headseat for $21.99)
- Premium Nintendo Switch case for $10.39
- Prymax backlit keyboard regularly $22.99 now $9.99
Amazon has also put their Kindle brand items BACK on sale – this runs through 12/24 though of course you’ll need to order before that to get it shipped to you before Christmas. These are similar prices to what they had back on Cyber Monday
- 7″ Kindle Fire for $39.99, and the bundle pack (includes the Fire, a case and a screen protector) for $59.97. The 10″ Kindle Fire 16GB is $199.99
- The Amazon Echo Dot is $20 off (now $29.99), while the full Amazon Echo is also $20 off (now $79.77)
- The Kindle Paperwhite e-reader is $20 off (now $99.99)
- Tactical Sling Pack Bag Small Military Shoulder Sling Backpack Range Bag Pack, regularly $66 now $23.99
Some of the Cyber Monday Amazon deals I still saw at the lower sale price, including
- SwissGear Travel Gear 1900 Laptop Backpack – regularly $130, now $54.99 (or try this one for $219.99 if you want something a bit more high-end)
- Zoppen Multi-purpose Rfid Blocking Travel Passport Wallet– regularly $28, on sale for $13.99 (here’s another one for $11.89)
- If you’re looking for other books for yourself or another travel enthusiast, you might also check out my list of the 14 best travel books that will inspire wanderlust and a road trip
- TravelWise Packing Cube System – Durable 5 Piece Weekender+ Set – regularly $49.95 now $22.95!
- Kids can’t use many of the travel pillows that are regularly sold for adults due to their different body shape, but here’s an interesting Kids Chin Supporting Travel Neck Pillow – regularly $49.99 on sale for $24.97. See also this kids inflatable foot rest designed to go in the footwell on airplanes to turn kids seats into lie-flat beds ($23.00)
- If you’re looking for an adult travel pillow, here’s the highly rated Therm-a-Rest Compressible Travel Pillow as low as $10.99 or this one for $16.99
The 12 days of deals at Amazon will run though Thursday December 14th. All links in this post contain our affiliate link – remember you can always get 3 JetBlue points at Amazon instead if you’d like
Other “12 days of” sales
There are a few other companies that are running “12 days of” sales. Here are a few that I’ve seen
- Samsung: 12 Days of Joy, Day 5: Buy a Samsung Entertainment Bundle w/55″ TV, 200W Subwoofer, and UBD-M8500 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Player for $999.00 (12/7 only!)
- Barnes and Noble: 12 Days of Inspiration Continues! Day 7- Take 50% off ALL David Baldacci Books
- Microsoft: 50% off select XBOX games
Remember if you’re getting this post in my free daily recap email, these deals may be expired (but check anyways). You can always check every day at www.pointswithacrew.com or check out the current Amazon Days of Deals!
Happy shopping everyone!