Game du Jour is a "One Deal a Day" website for casual PC games. Every day of the week, Game du Jour sells one downloadable game at a steep discount.
Every week, Blogcritics Magazine will bring you a look of those games, so you know what to expect when the featured game gets its 24 hours in the spotlight.
Sun. May 3rd: 60% off on 3D Pirate Barrels
Mon. May 4th: 65% off on Mini Shogi
Tue. May 5th: 10% off on Major League Baseball 2K9
Wed. May 6th: 10% off on Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X
Thu. May 7th: 50% off on Around the World in 80 Days
Fri. May 8th: 50% off on Call of Atlantis
Sat. May 9th: 50% off on 4 Elements
3D Pirate Barrels
3D Pirate Barrels is a game of logic, played on boards of 12 x 12 fields. The purpose of the games is to join barrels with the same contents. Barrels can be distinguished by the color of the precious gemstones inside them. They can be joined when 2, 3, or 4 barrels are located on adjacent fields. Barrels can be moved in four directions and you can move them freely until an obstacle is encountered or they reach the edge of the playing area.
Mini Shogi is ideal for chess lovers and shogi masters alike. Enjoy a strategic game that can be played in a matter of minutes.Challenge your mind and find zen with this miniaturized version of Japanese chess.
Major League Baseball® 2K9
This game captures the essence of baseball down to some of the most minute, player-specific details including batting stances, pitching windups and signature swings. 2K Sports has gone above and beyond the call of duty to deliver this in true major league fashion. Additionally, game play enhancements in pitching, batting, fielding and baserunning promise this year’s installment to be user-friendly and enjoyable for rookies or veterans. New commentary and presentation provide the icing to this ultimate baseball experience. If you really want to play ball, this is the game for you.
Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X.
“Though I Fly Through the Valley of Death, I Shall Fear No Evil. For I am at 80,000 Feet and Climbing.” - SR-71 USAF base (Kadena, Japan)
The setting is 2012. As the era of the nation-state draws quickly to a close, the rules of warfare evolve even more rapidly. More and more nations become increasingly dependent on Private Military Companies (PMCs) – elite mercenaries with a lax view of the law. The Reykjavik Accords further legitimize their existence by authorizing their right to serve in every aspect of military operations. There goes the neighborhood…