Ultimate Game Sale and Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 13 July 2015.


Xbox One Deals
Content Title Content Type Discount
Deals With Gold Content Type Gold Discount
Funk of Titans* Xbox One Game 50%
Lords of Fallen* Xbox One Game 60%
Destiny Expansion Pass* Add-On 25%
Destiny DLC 2 – House of Wolves* Add-On 25%
Destiny DLC 1 – The Dark Below* Add-On 25%
Ultimate Game Sale Content Type Silver – Gold Discount
Assassins Creed Chronicles: China Xbox One Game 40-50%
Titanfall Deluxe Xbox One Game 50-60%
Battlefield Hardline Standard Edition Xbox One Game 33-40%
Battlefield Hardline Deluxe Edition Xbox One Game 33-40%
Dragon Age Inquisition Xbox One Game 40-50%
Dragon Age Inquisition Deluxe Edition Xbox One Game 40-50%
Dragon Age Inquisition Jaws of Hakkon Add-On 25-33%
Ori and the Blind Forest Xbox One Game 20-25%
Goat Simulator Xbox One Game 25-33%
Far Cry 4 Gold Edition Xbox One Game 50-60%
Far Cry 4 Xbox One Game 50-60%
Terraria Xbox One Game 50-60%
Screamride Xbox One Game 40-50%
Sleeping Dogs Definitive Edition Xbox One Game 40-50%
LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Deluxe Edition Xbox One Game 67-75%
Slender: The Arrival Xbox One Game 40-50%
The Telltale Games Collection Xbox One Game 40-50%
The Walking Dead: The Complete First Season Xbox One Game 40-50%
The Walking Dead: Season Two Xbox One Game 40-50%
The Walking Dead: Season 1 and Season 2 – Bundle Xbox One Game 40-50%
Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Xbox One Game 33-40%
Killer Instinct Complete Collection Xbox One Game 50-60%
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Ultimate Evil Edition Xbox One Game 40-50%
Grand Theft Auto V Great White Shark Card Xbox One Game 20-25%
Sniper Elite 3 Ultimate Edition Xbox One Game 40-50%
WWE 2K15 Xbox One Game 40-50%
WWE 2K15 Digital Deluxe Bundle Xbox One Game 40-50%
Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor Xbox One Game 40-50%
State of Decay Year One Survival Edition Xbox One Game 25-33%
Dying Light Xbox One Game 20-30%
Dying Light Ultimate Edition Xbox One Game 20-30%
Mortal Kombat X Xbox One Game 20-25%
Mortal Kombat X Premium Edition Xbox One Game 20-25%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection Digital Xbox One Game 33-40%
Killer Instinct Season 2 Ultra Edition Xbox One Game 33-40%
Saints Row IV: Re-elected & Get out of Hell Xbox One Game 50-60%
Outlast Bundle of Terror Xbox One Game 40-50%
Need for Speed Rivals Complete Edition Xbox One Game 40-50%
Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris Xbox One Game 50-60%
White Night Xbox One Game 40-50%
Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions Evolved Xbox One Game 40-50%
Game of Thrones – Season Pass (Episodes 2-6) Add-On 33-40%
Game of Thrones – The Complete First Season (Episodes 1-6) Xbox One Game 40-50%
Tales from the Borderlands – Season Pass (Episodes 2-5) Add-On 33-40%
Tales from the Borderlands The Complete First Season (Episodes 1-5) Xbox One Game 40-50%
Watch Dogs Xbox One Game 40-50%
Legend of Korra Xbox One Game 40-50%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. 

*Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.


Xbox 360 Deals
Content Title Content Type Discount
Deals With Gold Content Type Gold Discount
Mutant Blobs Attack* Arcade 60%
Monaco: What’s Yours Is Mine* Arcade 60%
Bloodrayne: Betrayal* Arcade 60%
Blood of the Werewolf* Arcade 60%
The Bridge* Arcade 60%
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine* Games On Demand 60%
Kane & Lynch: Dead Men* Games On Demand 75%
Kane and Lynch 2 Games On Demand 80%
Battlestations: Midway* Games On Demand 80%
Battlestations Pacific* Games On Demand 80%
Destiny Expansion Pass* Add-On 25%
Destiny Expansion II: House of Wolves* Add-On 25%
Destiny Expansion I: The Dark Below* Add-On 25%
Ultimate Game Sale Content Type Silver – Gold Discount
The Orange Box Games On Demand 67-75%
Mortal Kombat Games On Demand 67-75%
Far Cry 4 Games On Demand 50-60%
GTA IV Games On Demand 75-80%
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Games On Demand 67-75%
Injustice: Gods Among Us Games On Demand 67-75%
State of Decay Arcade 40-50%
WWE 2K15 Games On Demand 40-50%
F1 2014 Games On Demand 50-60%
Mass Effect Games On Demand 75-80%
Dragon Age: Origins Games On Demand 67-75%
Dragon Age 2 Games On Demand 75-80%
Assassin’s Creed Revelations Games On Demand 40-50%
Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood Games On Demand 40-50%
Assassin’s Creed III Games On Demand 40-50%
Watch Dogs Games On Demand 40-50%
Prototype 2 Games On Demand 67-75%
Dead Rising 2 Games On Demand 75-80%
Sleeping Dogs Games On Demand 67-75%
Goat Simulator Arcade 40-50%
Risk Arcade 40-50%
Legend of Korra Arcade 40-50%
Need For Speed Rivals Games On Demand 40-50%
Need For Speed Most Wanted Games On Demand 67-75%
Slender: The Arrival Arcade 40-50%
Trials Fusion Arcade 50-60%
Monopoly Plus Arcade 40-50%
Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions Evolved Arcade 40-50%
Titanfall Deluxe Edition Games On Demand 40-50%
Crysis 3 Games On Demand 67-75%
Game of Thrones: Season 1 – Season Pass Add-On 33-40%
Tales from the Borderlands Season Pass Add-On 33-40%
Fable Trilogy Games On Demand 67-75%
Destiny Games On Demand 60-67%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. 

*Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

Content: No Time To Explain
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Game Description: No Time To Explain is a game about shooting the ground, putting on weight and setting your body on fire. Blast yourself through time and alternate realities to rescue your future-self from a giant crab sent by your evil time-twin from another dimension!

To try No Time To Explain for FREE on the Xbox One, download it here.


Xbox One Pre-Order FAQ

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This Week On Xbox – Episode Eight

Here we go…the latest episode of This Week In Xbox.

Remember, you can watch the interactive version of This Week on Xbox Episode 7 from the “What’s On” tab of the Xbox dashboard in Canada, the UK and the US or at the Xbox YouTube channel (This Week on Xbox Playlist).

Leave a comment below or hit me up on Twitter and let me know what you think of the show.

The annual San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) kicks off next week, and Xbox will be there in full force, with all kinds of upcoming games for you to check out, as well as some exclusive opportunities and prizes for all of our fans. If you’re attending this year’s show, check out all the fun stuff that we’ve got in store for you!


Xbox Lounge @The Hyatt

Come to the Xbox Lounge to play over 90 gaming stations, including upcoming titles like Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, Forza Motorsport 6, Tom Clancy’s The Division, and Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2. Join us for daily Xbox One tournaments, shoutcasting, celebrity appearances, signings, and more. The Halo 5: Guardians fans at the show should come by to check out a new Warzone map that will be revealed at the Xbox Lounge via a massive 6′ x 6′ map constructed by Mega Bloks.

There will be an interactive demo and video of the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller from 4:30p to 5:00p on Friday and Saturday.

NOTE: San Diego Comic-Con requires that a valid SDCC badge is required for access to the Xbox Lounge @ The Hyatt.

It’s all going down at the Manchester Hyatt (Seaport Ballroom, 2nd Floor) at these times:

Thursday, July 9: 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Friday, July 10: 11 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, July 11: 11 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, July 12: 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

For the full list of programming at the Xbox Lounge, check out our official Xbox events schedule.

Halo 5: Guardians “Breakout” Comes to Life

Don’t miss the Halo 5: Guardians Breakout Arena at the Xbox Lounge, brought to you by BOOMco!  Team up with your friends, suit up with armor, load out with the new iconic Halo Blasters from BOOMco, and test your skills in a real-life re-creation of the Halo 5: Guardians “Breakout” multiplayer mode.

Xbox Tournaments Powered by ESL

Ready to win some hard-earned prizes? Walk-up to the Xbox Lounge and play in Xbox Tournaments throughout the weekend, featuring tried-and-true titles like Forza, Killer Instinct, and Mortal Kombat X featuring everyone’s favorite hunter, the Predator! Win amazing prizes, including Xbox One consoles, controllers, and games.

Halo 5: Guardians at the Xbox Booth (#100 in SDCC)

Be one of the first to play Warzone, the brand new Halo 5: Guardians massive-scale multiplayer mode we unveiled at E3, as it makes its first public hands-on appearance. Dive into epic 24-player battles with both friendly and enemy AI to complete a variety of objectives, and try to keep your cool and as the action keeps getting more and more intense.

The Gathering of the Laras
Lara Croft cosplayers from around the world are being called upon to join Xbox and Crystal Dynamics for a full day of activities at SDCC (starting at 10AM on Saturday outside of the Xbox Lounge), culminating in a fun photo opportunity. Join us in celebrating everyone’s favorite tomb raider!

Panels at SDCC

Here are all the Xbox panels that we have going on at the San Diego Convention Center. Check out the official Comic-Con schedule builder for more details!

  • A Rare Chit Chat: Past and Future (Room 24ABC: Thursday, July 9, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)
  • Gears of War: Ultimate Edition: The Art of Improving on an Xbox Classic (Room 6A: Thursday, July 9, 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.)
  • Hunt For the Truth: Following the Trail of the Halo 5: Guardians Story (Room 6BCF: Friday, July 10, 10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.)
  • The World of Albion – The History and Future of the Groundbreaking Fable Series (Room 5AB: Friday, July 10, 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.)
  • The Evolution of an Icon in Rise of the Tomb Raider (Room 25ABC: Saturday, July 11, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
  • Building the Halo Universe with the Collectible Mega Bloks Series (Room 24ABC: Sunday, July 12, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)

We can’t wait to show you this and much more at San Diego Comic-Con, beginning on Thursday, July 9.

For more information about Xbox and San Diego-Comic Con 2015, check out the Xbox Wire.

Content: Fallout 4
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Game Description: Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of Fallout 3 and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, welcome you to the world of Fallout 4 – their most ambitious game ever, and the next generation of open-world gaming. For a limited time, pre-order Fallout 4 and receive Fallout 3 on Xbox 360. The code for Fallout 3 will be delivered to your Xbox message center in 7-10 days. Redeem your code on Xbox.com and Fallout 3 will be included in backwards compatibility access when made available.

Fallout 4 releases on Xbox One worldwide on Tuesday, November 10, 2015. If you missed it, catch Game Director Todd Howard’s presentation during the Xbox E3 2015 Briefing.

Xbox One Pre-Order FAQ

Scrabble is Now Available for Xbox One

Content: Scrabble
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Game Description: Enjoy the classic word-spelling game with your friends either locally or online, and add computer opponents of varying difficulties to make things interesting. When you’re up to it, compete against players of your skill level around the world in a variety of exciting multiplayer modes. Rank up, win, and challenge others as well as yourself—it’s Scrabble like you’ve never seen before!

Purchase Scrabble for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Ubisoft Chengdu
Publisher: Ubisoft
Website: Scrabble
Twitter: @Ubisoft

Earlier this month, we made some big announcements at E3 about bringing two highly-anticipated features to Xbox One preview program members—Xbox One Backward Compatibility and game streaming from your Xbox One to a Windows 10 PC. Today, we’re sharing even more new Xbox on Windows 10 features launching in preview this month.

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Xbox on Windows 10

First up, new features for the Xbox on Windows 10 app:

  • My Games – As you install games from the Windows Store, they will appear in your My Games list. Additionally, you can manually add games to your collection by selecting My games > Add a game from your PC. Also, there is now a Featured games section on the home screen, below your Recently played list.
  • Game hubs – You can now launch a local PC game from its game hub, view details about the game in the Windows Store, and find and follow People to Watch for a given game. Additionally, for Xbox One games, you can now choose Play from console to initiate a game streaming session from a game hub page.
  • Share with your friends – You can share your achievements to your Activity feed and Showcase just like you do on Xbox One. You can also share your Xbox One Game clips or Screenshots listed under Game DVR > Shared to your Activity Feed and Showcase.
  • Xbox avatars – We renamed the Avatars app on Windows 10 to Xbox Avatars and the layout and iconography have been updated to final designs. In this month’s preview, there is a “Take a photo” feature so you can pose your avatar and snap a photo.
  • Xbox account – In preview, you can sign in to Xbox on Windows 10 with any account, and create a new Xbox account if you do not already have one.

You will need Build 10158 of Windows 10 installed on your PC, then the Xbox on Windows 10 app should automatically update to the new preview version when it becomes available in the Windows Store. Once you receive the update, your version number should be 6.6.27004.00000 or higher. You can verify the version number of the Xbox on Windows 10 app under Settings.

Xbox One Preview

Please continue sending your feedback on the two amazing new features we launched in Xbox One preview earlier this month – Xbox One Backward Compatibility and game streaming. In addition, the team is continuing to test the Miracast functionality in the Wireless Display app and appreciates your patience while we iron out the kinks.

Stay tuned for more great Xbox features coming your way on Xbox One and Xbox on Windows 10. And don’t forget to let us know what you think at Xbox Feedback. For more information about the latest system update, check out Xbox Wire.