Originally published January 15th, 2013. There have been updates to the way gamers can save money as well as what systems are available.
As far as hobbies go, you can get more expensive than gaming. That is not to say that gaming is an inexpensive hobby, but if you are playing more than just Angry Birds on your phone, you are going to start clocking up dollars pretty quick. And if you consider yourself among the “hardcore” gaming crowd, you might be paying 500 dollars or more every year if you want to play the latest Halo, Battlefield, Call of Duty, Madden, FIFA, or other annual releases.
But if you are on a tight budget, or just looking to save a few bucks here and there, it doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the best that gaming as to offer. Here are some money saving cheat codes to power up your game collection and your wallet.