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The best video game franchises have games on sale for as low as $8 this Black Friday

ZDNet has rounded up 15 of the best gaming deals for titles like Civilization, Borderlands, SimCity, Bioshock Infinite, and more.

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With so many games releasing, it's hard to keep up with the best of them. As time goes on, great games get buried by new titles, making you miss out on some of the best experiences gaming has to offer. For Black Friday, ZDNet has rounded up 15 amazing gaming deals for some of the best titles in the last few years. 

All titles can be redeemed for Macs on Steam, and you can get them on sale with coupon code BFSAVE20. 

The Trainz Railroad Simulator Platinum Edition Bundle

Sim games are some of the most relaxing and often have some of the greatest depth! The Trainz Railroad Simulator immerses you in its world with nine routes, almost 200 trains, thousands of items, and so much more. This beautiful railroad sim is worth your time. 

Get The Trainz Railroad Simulator Platinum Edition Bundle for $23.99 (Reg. $279) with coupon code BFSAVE20. 

Bioshock Infinite

This game boasts incredible acrobatics, a mind-warping story, and gorgeous visuals, ensuring it's a title you really don't want to miss. 

Get Bioshock Infinite for $7.99 (Reg. $29) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Jump into the worlds of the vault hunters with this amazing title, which hails from a franchise that breathed fresh, deranged life back into first-person shooters. Play as one of four new characters and see how the lore unfolds and the loot unloads! 

Get Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel for $11.99 (Reg. $39) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Borderlands 2 Game

The only game that could live up to Borderlands would be its sequel, which brings more guns, gore, and captivating characters back to Pandora! Experience new guns, new powers (including those from a new Siren), and a lot more!

Get Borderlands 2 Game for $7.99 (Reg. $19) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Layers of Fear

Immerse yourself in one of the most frightening games in recent years. This first-person horror does some astonishing, unsettling things that will keep you on the edge of your seat. 

Get Layers of Fear for $7.99 (Reg. $19) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Morkredd

Morkredd is a co-op physics-based puzzle game that relies on your ingenuity to get through over 60 increasingly-challenging puzzles. Protect your orb and discover new and interesting lore. 

Get Morkredd for $10.39 (Reg. $19) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Next Up Hero Game

Next Up Hero is an action RPG that combines the best of Gauntlet games and character leveling with elements of level design thrown in for good measure. Overcome dungeons, defeat bosses, level up your character, and build your own dungeons for your friends!

Get Next Up Hero Game for $7.99 (Reg. $19) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Planet Coaster®: Coaster Park Simulation Game

Build and manage your own theme park complete with custom rides, landscaping, and total authenticity! Every guest in your park is an individual you have to please or -- accidentally -- send flying. 

Get Planet Coaster®: Coaster Park Simulation Game for $15.99 (Reg. $44) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Complete Edition

The third installment of the legendary franchise lets you build your own park, even if it's something of a deathtrap. Build custom coasters, design your park layout, and try to appease or annihilate your park visitors!

Get RollerCoaster Tycoon® 3: Complete Edition for $7.99 (Reg. $19) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Sid Meier's Civilization®: Beyond Earth™

The franchise that has had you losing to barbarians with clubs now takes you to space! Explore, fight, conquer, and colonize in this fascinating change to a beloved franchise. 

Get Sid Meier's Civilization®: Beyond Earth™ for $11.99 (Reg. $39) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Sid Meier's Civilization® V

Establish your civilization as one of many legendary world leaders, then fight, learn, or talk your way to world domination. Play alone or online in this endless civilization builder. 

Get Sid Meier's Civilization® V for $11.99 (Reg. $29) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Sid Meier's Civilization® V: Brave New World

Brave New World is the second expansion for Civ V, and it adds so much to the base game without taking away anything you love. This expansion adds nine new civilizations, eight new wonders, two new scenarios, dozens of units, and new life to the end-game stage that many felt the base game lacked. 

Get Sid Meier's Civilization® V: Brave New World for $11.99 (Reg. $29) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Sid Meier's Civilization® VI

A new visual style, improvements, and features makes this title the worthy successor to the legacy Civilization V left. New civilizations, technologies, cultures, religions, and so much more are yours with this amazing way to spend 600 hours. 

Get Sid Meier's Civilization® VI for $15.99 (Reg. $59) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

Sid Meier's Civilization®: Beyond Earth™ - Rising Tide

This expansion for the much-loved Civilization Beyond Earth gives you new biomes, hybrid units, diplomacy, and so much more. See how the story of galactic conquest unfolds for humanity. 

Get Sid Meier's Civilization®: Beyond Earth™ - Rising Tide for $11.99 (Reg. $29) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

SimCity™ 4 Deluxe Edition

It's the fourth entry in the city builder that practically created the genre! SimCity™ lets you build an entire region of cities while also giving you total control over the land and world around them. You can even create volcanoes, tornadoes, and other natural disasters to wipe out the cities you so painstakingly built.

Get SimCity™ 4 Deluxe Edition for $7.99 (Reg. $19) with coupon code BFSAVE20.

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