Sony has announced a second, albeit temporary, price cut for the PlayStation 4 this holiday season. They're going to be selling two bundles of the console for $299.99 for two weeks this month.
The Star Wars Battlefront Standard Edition PS4 bundle and Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection PS4 bundle will be available at this lower price from December 6th through December 19th. My guess is that retailers will start running out of these bundles before the sale is over, though, so don't wait until the last day to pull the trigger if you're interested.
Each Star Wars: Battlefront PS4 bundle includes a 500 GB PS4, DualShock 4 controller, a copy of Star Wars: Battlefront and a voucher to download four older Star Wars games: Super Star Wars, Star Wars: Racer Revenge, Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter, and Star Wars Bounty Hunter. Note that you're not getting the console and controller with the Darth Vader paint job announced earlier this year; instead, the hardware is the standard jet black color.
The Nathan Drake PlayStation 4 bundle likewise comes with a black 500 GB PS4 and controller. It also has a boxed copy of Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection, which includes remastered versions of Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves and Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception. In addition to updated graphics, each has a new set of Trophies for players to earn. This bundle also grants you exclusive access to the Uncharted 4 multiplayer beta, set to run from December 4th through December 13th.
These bundles normally cost $349.99. Sony brought down the price of the console from $399.99 a couple months ago. The move allowed Sony to keep pace with the Microsoft, who cut the price of the Xbox One to $349.99 last holiday season.
In spite of the PS4 price cut, Xbox One actually managed to top the sales charts in October. Microsoft attributed their win to their fall releases, which included Halo 5 and Forza 6. The sales numbers for November aren't out yet but, by cutting the prices on two bundles, Sony's showing that they're not taking any chances with December. They want to end the year on a high note.