"Being a gamer in today’s economy is not easy with most games running at least $60 plus tax and having just one home console running you a minimum of $200. Then accessories with controllers running about $55 each and if you are an Xbox gamer, you have an Xbox LIVE subscription to pay for if you want to play online. With all of these expenses, you would think being a gamer today would be only for the rich. This is not the case though; there are ways to save money and still enjoy your gaming experience. Follow some of these simple tips and you will save money and still be able to enjoy some great video games."