The best Black Friday PS4 deals of 2018

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If you're like me, you've been holding off on buying a PlayStation 4 until the Black Friday floodgates open and an ocean of deals on Sony's console surround us. Whether you're picking one up for yourself or a loved one, there's arguably never been a better time to spring for a PS4 than Black Friday 2018.

To help prepare for the occasion, we've compiled a list of all the best online and in-store Black Friday PS4 deals from the biggest retailers.

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Keep in mind that these deals go into effect at different times depending on the retailer, so plan accordingly!

The best Black Friday 2018 PS4 deals on Amazon

Ah, Amazon-the store that never closes. The truth is, we're not entirely sure when some of Amazon's biggest Black Friday deals are going live this year. We do, however, have an inkling of what you can probably expect when it comes to PlayStation 4 deals. We recommend you ask Amazon to send you updates if you're looking to get your PlayStation from Amazon.

The best Black Friday 2018 PS4 deals at GameStop

GameStop's Black Friday spend-a-palooza kicks off on Sunday, November 18.

The best Black Friday 2018 PS4 deals at Best Buy

Best Buy's top-shelf PlayStation deal this year will be available online and in stores beginning this Sunday, so be sure to set your watch soon.

The best Black Friday 2018 PS4 deals at Target

Best Buy's best Black Friday PS4 deal is an in-store exclusive that'll hit shelves next week after Turkey Day.

The best Black Friday 2018 PS4 deals at Walmart

The crown jewel of Walmart's PlayStation offerings this Black Friday is a bundle that you can buy online this weekend or in stores after Thanksgiving.

As you can see, when it comes to PlayStation, Black Friday 2018 is all about Spider-Men. Curiously enough, at the time of publication, there were no announced deals on Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro-the more premium of the new PlayStation console variants. If anything should change on that front we'll update this article.

Prices are accurate at the time of publication, but may change over time.

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