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Jon Bitner

Jon is a freelance writer who primarily focuses on topics related to video games, science, medicine and technology. Before starting his career as a writer he worked in the Biotechnology industry. He has a degree in Biology, and when he isn't writing he can usually be found traveling, playing video games or hunting down the latest deals.

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Published on February 11, 2020
Animal Crossing: New Horizons Release Date: March 20, 2020 Editions Available: Standard Platforms: Nintendo Switch MSRP for Animal Crossing: New Horizons: Standard — $59.99 UPDATE 2/14: Even though Animal Crossing comes out in less than five weeks, Best Buy just released a new pre-order bonus option. When you pre-order the game at Best Buy, you can   add on a "Plush Bell Bag" for an additional $5 (total price = $64.99).
Published on February 13, 2020
Samsung's new Galaxy S20 launches in March, and with it comes some great news for us frugal shoppers. The Galaxy S10 lineup has been permanently discounted by $150. Although the S10 series doesn't feature some of the bells and whistles shown off at Samsung's recent "Galaxy Unpacked 2020" event — such as the 108MP camera — it's still one of the best around. This is the first permanent discount applied to the S10 lineup, but it isn't the all-time lowest price we've seen.
Published on February 12, 2020
Samsung Galaxy S20 Release Date: March 13th, 2020 Operating System: Android 10 Models Available: Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, Galaxy S20 Ultra MSRP for Galaxy S20: Standard: $999.99 | S20 Plus: $1199.99 | S20 Ultra: $1399.99 Samsung has announced its latest flagship device — the Galaxy S20 — is launching on March 6th. Beyond the new cameras and larger batteries, however, is integrated 5G technology that will let you stream and share videos faster than ever.
Published on February 6, 2020
Doom Eternal Release Date: March 20th, 2020 (PC, Xbox One, PS4) | TBD (Nintendo Switch) Editions Available: Standard, Deluxe Edition, Collector's Edition Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch MSRP for Doom Eternal: Standard — $59.99 | Deluxe Edition — $79.99 | Collector's Edition — $199.99 On March 20th, Doom Eternal comes to PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
Published on January 25, 2020
Final Fantasy VII Remake Release Date: April 10, 2020 Editions Available: Standard, Deluxe, 1st Class Platforms: PS4 MSRP for Final Fantasy VII Remake: Standard — $59.99 | Deluxe Edition — $79.99 | 1st Class Edition (Square Enix Store Exclusive) — $329.99 The wait is almost over. Announced five years ago at E3, the Final Fantasy VII Remake is scheduled to hit store shelves on April 10th — assuming it's not delayed again.