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November 25th 2014, 5:01 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold: Black Friday Edition

This week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store is significantly larger than normal, as we gear up for Black Friday. These discounts are valid now through 1 December 2014. However, these are just some of what Xbox has planned for Black Friday; we’ll be discounting even more digital Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles for Black Friday Weekend – look for those details in a few days. For a list of Xbox deals at retail, click over to the Xbox Black Friday site, and follow @majornelson for on-the-fly updates.

Xbox One

    

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Defense Grid 2 Xbox One Game 50%
Strider Xbox One Game 50%
Need for Speed Rivals: Complete Edition Xbox One Game 35%
Peggle 2 Xbox One Game 60%
EA Sports UFC Xbox One Game 67%
NBA Live 15 Xbox One Game 45%
Diablo III Ultimate Evil Edition Xbox One Game 40%
Angry Birds Star Wars Xbox One Game 75%
Amazing Spider-Man 2 Xbox One Game 60%
Rayman Legends Xbox One Game 50%
Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Xbox One Game 30%
Sniper Elite III Xbox One Game 40%
Project Spark Champions Quest Play Bundle Add-on 40%
Killer Instinct Ultra Edition Season 1 Add-on 50%
Valiant Hearts: The Great War Xbox One Game 50%
Forza Motorsport 5 Game of the Year Edition Xbox One Game 40%
Forza Motorsport 5 Car pass Add-on 25%
Warframe: 75 Platinum Add-on 33%
Warframe: 170 Platinum Add-on 33%
Warframe: 370 Platinum Add-on 33%
Warframe: 1000 Platinum + Mod Add-on 33%
Warframe: 2100 Platinum + Mod Add-on 33%
Warframe: 3210 Platinum + Mod Add-on 33%

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

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
F1 2014 Games on Demand 33%
Strider Arcade 50%
DmC Games on Demand 67%
Devil May Cry HD Collection Games on Demand 67%
Resident Evil 4 Games on Demand 67%
Bound By Flame Games on Demand 50%
Contrast Arcade 60%
Final Exam Arcade 50%
Super Time Force Arcade 40%
Slender: The Arrival Arcade 50%
Sniper Elite III Games on Demand 40%
Brothers Arcade 67%
Titanfall Season Pass Add-on 75%
Prototype 2 Games on Demand 75%
Amazing Spiderman 2 Games on Demand 70%
Diablo III Ultimate Evil Edition Games on Demand 50%
LA Noire Games on Demand 75%
Red Dead Redemption Games on Demand 75%
Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Games on Demand 33%
Trials Fusion Arcade 50%
Valiant Hearts Arcade 50%
Persona 4 Arena Games on Demand 50%
State of Decay Arcade 67%
Magic 2015 Arcade 50%
Gears of War 3 Games on Demand 75%
Gears of War 2 Games on Demand 75%
Gears of War Games on Demand 67%
RAAM’s Shadow Add-on 66%
Gears of War 3 Season Pass Add-on 75%
Lancer Complete Launch Collection Skin Add-on 66%
Launch Weapon Skin Collection Add-on 78%
Battleblock Theater Arcade 50%
Batman Arkham City Games on Demand 75%
Injustice Gods Among Us Games on Demand 75%
Skyrim Games on Demand 67%
Ultra Street Fighter IV Add-on 33%
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z Games on Demand 60%
Jeremy McGrath’s Offroad Arcade 67%
BULLETSTORM Games on Demand 85%
Burnout Paradise Games on Demand 80%
Crysis Games on Demand 85%
Fight Night Champion Games on Demand 85%
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Games on Demand 85%
Mirror’s Edge Games on Demand 80%
Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Games on Demand 85%
Skate Games on Demand 80%
Skate 2 Games on Demand 80%
Skate 3 Games on Demand 80%
Hitman Absolution Games on Demand 75%
Hitman HD Pack Games on Demand 80%
Just Cause 2 Games on Demand 67%
Borderlands Games on Demand 75%
Borderlands 2 Games on Demand 75%
SoulCalibur V Games on Demand 75%
Bully Games on Demand 75%
Midnight Club LA Games on Demand 75%
Max Payne 3 Games on Demand 75%
Max Payne 3 R* Pass Add-on 75%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

November 25th 2014 at 5:01 am | Arcade, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 330 comments

November 21st 2014, 3:23 pm PT

Xbox Store Week in Review

This week is definitively, unequivocally the busiest release calendar of the year. There’s something for everyone here, folks. Maybe two somethings. The following Xbox One shipped to the Xbox One Store over the past 7 days:

    

    

    

New digital pre-orders/pre-downloads: both The Crew and Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions are out next week, but can be pre-ordered and downloaded right… now.

Here’s what’s new on the Xbox 360 Marketplace this week:

    

    

Atari: Game OverAs if there are not enough GAMES out this week, how about a free movie ABOUT video games?

You can download “Atari: Game Over” for free.

November 21st 2014 at 3:23 pm | Arcade, Marketplace, Pre-order, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 52 comments

November 18th 2014, 7:15 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 24 November 2014.

Xbox One

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Tomb Raider Definitive Edition Xbox One Game 33-50%

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

          

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*These deals are available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

November 18th 2014 at 7:15 am | Arcade, Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 66 comments

November 15th 2014, 1:05 pm PT

Xbox Store Week in Review

Most jam-packed release week of the year? I think so. The following Xbox One shipped to the Xbox One Store over the past 7 days:

    

    

Here’s what’s new on the Xbox 360 Marketplace this week:

    

    

As if that wasn’t enough to play this week alone, Dragon Age: Inquisition‘s free trial is now available for EA Access members. Find more info on EA Access membership right here.

Up next week: Dragon Age: Inquisition, Far Cry 4, and Grand Theft Auto V. Both are also now available for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One.

November 15th 2014 at 1:05 pm | Arcade, Marketplace, Pre-order, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 105 comments

November 11th 2014, 2:25 pm PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 17 November 2014.

Xbox One

    

 

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Stick it To The Man Xbox One Game 30%
KickBeat Special Edition Xbox One Game 30%
Dive Kick Xbox One Game 30%
Castlestorm Definitive Edition Xbox One Game 30%
EA SPORTS UFC* Xbox One Game 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.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

Xbox 360

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Fallout 3 Games on Demand 67%
Fallout New Vegas Games on Demand 67%
Catherine Games on Demand 60%
Serious Sam Double D XXL Arcade 67%
Serious Sam 3: BFE Arcade 67%
Serious Sam 3: BFE – Jewel of the Nile  Add-on 67%
Foul Play Arcade 67%
Pool Nation Arcade 67%
How To Survive Arcade 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.

November 11th 2014 at 2:25 pm | Arcade, Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 69 comments

November 11th 2014, 11:40 am PT

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 is Now Available for Xbox One and Xbox 360

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015Content:Pro Evolution Soccer 2015
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Game Description: KONAMI returns to the football field with PES 2015 with a return to core PES values. Thanks to the incredible FOX Engine, PES 2015 delivers stunning visuals and animation where the world’s greatest players move and play just their real-life counterparts, while PES ID ensures that the whole team matches their famed playing style. Every gameplay element has been retooled for a more responsive experience, while new shooting and goalkeeper systems ensure the heart-in-mouth feeling that comes with a top-level game is faithfully recreated. Close control, tackling, and the balance of play also perfectly reflect that of real football. Similarly, players can now use the new myClub system to develop an all-conquering side, building from humble beginnings to create a world-class XI. With all-new multi-player modes, real-life managers pacing the touchlines and new live data, PES 2015 does its talking on the pitch.

Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 is also available for Xbox 360. Check price and availability in your Xbox Live region.

November 11th 2014 at 11:40 am | Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 12 comments

November 7th 2014, 4:00 pm PT

Xbox Store Week in Review

No rest for your wallet this week, as the following Xbox One titles arrived to vie for your attention over the past 7 days:

    

Here’s what’s new on the Xbox 360 Marketplace:

    

Far Cry 4 and WWE 2K15 are also now available for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One.

Up next week: Oh my, Halo: The Master Chief Collection and Assassin’s Creed Unity. Get ready!

November 7th 2014 at 4:00 pm | Marketplace, Pre-order, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 26 comments

November 4th 2014, 8:00 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store, highlighted by Swery65’s D4. Discounts are valid now through 10 November 2014.

Xbox One

    

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Thief Xbox One Game 33-50%
Murdered: Soul Suspect Xbox One Game 33-50%
Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments Xbox One Game 33%
D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die Xbox One Game 33%

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

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Thief Games on Demand 55%
Murdered: Soul Suspect Games on Demand 55%
Deus Ex: Human Revolution Games on Demand 73%
Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode I Arcade 50%
Sonic the Hedgehog 4 Episode II Arcade 50%
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed Games on Demand 50%
Sonic Adventure 2 Arcade 50%
Sonic & SEGA Racing Games on Demand 50%
Sonic Generations Games on Demand 50%
Sonic the Hedgehog Arcade 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.

November 4th 2014 at 8:00 am | Arcade, Deal, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 167 comments

October 31st 2014, 1:26 pm PT

Xbox Store Week in Review

This may have been the busiest release week of 2014… until next week. The following Xbox One titles arrived on the Xbox Games Store this week:

    

    

Here’s what’s new on the Xbox 360 store:

    

  

Dragon Age: Inquisition and LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham are also now available for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One.

Up next week (Sunday, actually): Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.

October 31st 2014 at 1:26 pm | Arcade, Marketplace, Pre-order, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 79 comments

October 28th 2014, 2:06 pm PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 3 November 2014 unless otherwise indicated.

Xbox One

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Titanfall Xbox One Game 50%
Titanfall Season Pass Add-on 67%
Battlefield 4 Assault Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

Xbox 360

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Grand Theft Auto V Games on Demand 50%
Grand Theft Auto IV Games on Demand 75%
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost & Damned Add-on 75%
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony Add-on 75%
Amy Arcade 66%
Deadblock Arcade 75%
The Walking Dead Season 2 Season Pass Add-on 50%
The Walking Dead Survival Instinct Games on Demand 80%
Zombie Wranglers Arcade 50%
TMNT OOTS Arcade 67%
Zombie Driver Arcade 67%
Dead Space** Games on Demand 66%
Alice Madness Returns** Games on Demand 75%
Mass Effect** Games on Demand 75%
Dead Island: Riptide** Games on Demand 50%
Dead Space 3 – Awakened** Add-on 50%
Slender: The Arrival** Arcade 50%
GTA San Andreas (Remastered Edition)*** Games on Demand 75%
Battlefield 4 Assault Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.
**These deals are available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members through 31 October 2014
***This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members through 10 November 2014.

October 28th 2014 at 2:06 pm | Arcade, Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 196 comments

October 26th 2014, 7:32 pm PT

Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is Now Available for Xbox 360

Grand Theft Auto: San AndreasContent: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

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Game Description: Five years ago, Carl Johnson escaped from the pressures of life in Los Santos, San Andreas, a city tearing itself apart with gang trouble, drugs and corruption. Where filmstars and millionaires do their best to avoid the dealers and gangbangers. Now, it’s the early 90’s. Carl’s got to go home. His mother has been murdered, his family has fallen apart and his childhood friends are all heading towards disaster. On his return to the neighborhood, a couple of corrupt cops frame him for homicide. CJ is forced on a journey that takes him across the entire state of San Andreas, to save his family and to take control of the streets.

Add Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas to your Xbox 360 download queue

October 26th 2014 at 7:32 pm | Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand | 146 comments

October 24th 2014, 4:13 pm PT

Xbox Store Week in Review

It’s been a big week for music titles on Xbox One and Xbox 360. In the last few days, the following Xbox One titles arrived on the Xbox Games Store:

    

  

Assassin’s Creed Unity is also now available for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One.

Here’s what’s new on the Xbox 360 store:

    

  

Up next week: Sunset Overdrive!

October 24th 2014 at 4:13 pm | Arcade, Marketplace, Pre-order, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 37 comments

October 21st 2014, 4:00 pm PT

F1 2014 is Now Available for Xbox 360

F1 2014Content: F1 2014

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Game Description: Feel the power of new turbocharged FORMULA ONE cars in the most accessible FORMULA 1 video game yet, including a new driver evaluation system to adjust the game to your level, shorter career options and new Very Easy mode. F1 2014 features all the cars, drivers and circuits from the 2014 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP including new tracks in Russia and Austria.

Add F1 2014 to your Xbox 360 download queue

October 21st 2014 at 4:00 pm | Marketplace, Xbox 360 Games On Demand | 3 comments

October 21st 2014, 3:15 pm PT

The Voice is Now Available for Xbox 360

The VoiceContent: The Voice

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Game Description: The Voice video game brings all the excitement of the hit TV show to your living room. From the Blind Auditions, to the Battle Rounds, all the way to the Finale, experience the TV show with the ultimate goal of being named “The Voice.” Select from chart-topping hits spanning Rock, R&B, Pop and Country! Impress the coaches and watch them compete for you to join their team. Learn tips and techniques to help improve your performances including, breathing, vocal range and harmonizing in Voice Coach Mode. Grab 7 of your friends and sing your favorite songs in Party Mode!

Add The Voice to your Xbox 360 download queue

October 21st 2014 at 3:15 pm | Marketplace, Xbox 360 Games On Demand | 3 comments

October 21st 2014, 6:01 am PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 27 October 2014.

Xbox One

    

Content Title Content Type Discount %
R.B.I. Baseball 14 Xbox One Game 50%
Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass Add-on 25%
Strike Suit Zero Director’s Cut Xbox One Game 50%
Zombie Driver Ultimate Edition Xbox One Game 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

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Dragon Ball Z Battle of Z Games on Demand 50%
Dragon Ball Z Ultimate Tenkaichi Games on Demand 50%
R.B.I. Baseball 14 Arcade 50%
Need for Speed Most Wanted Games on Demand 50%
Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Games on Demand 75%
Burnout Paradise Games on Demand 66%
Burnout Revenge Games on Demand 66%
Need for Speed Undercover Games on Demand 66%
Dirt 3 Games on Demand 60%
Darksiders* Games on Demand 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.
*This deal is valid through 31 October 2014.

October 21st 2014 at 6:01 am | Arcade, Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 115 comments

October 17th 2014, 4:09 pm PT

Xbox Store Week in Review

It’s been another a busy week on the New Release Calendar. In the last few days, the following Xbox One titles arrived on the Xbox Games Store.

      
Additionally, these titles become available for pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One this week. Only 25 days until Halo: The Master Chief Collection (!)

  
And here are this week’s Xbox 360 releases. Don’t forget, Darksiders II is now a free download as part of Xbox Live Games with Gold. Grab it here.

        

Note: a lot of people are going to be online playing Sunset Overdrive this weekend, so keep an eye on Twitch and YouTube for some playthroughs. If you want watch a replay of my play session from earlier today, click here.

October 17th 2014 at 4:09 pm | Marketplace, Pre-order, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 52 comments

October 15th 2014, 9:42 am PT

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is Now Available for Xbox 360

Borderlands: The Pre-SequelContent: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

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Game Description: Launch into the Borderlands universe and shoot ‘n’ loot your way through a brand new adventure that rockets you onto Pandora’s moon! Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel is a new role-playing shooter in the critically acclaimed Borderlands series. Play as four all-new character classes while carving a path of destructive mayhem across Pandora’s never-before-seen low-gravity moonscapes with all new moves, weapons, and vehicles! Get high in low gravity and jump right in to fight alongside future megalomaniacal tyrant Handsome Jack, while preventing the destruction of Pandora and its moon. Contribute to the rise of the corrupt Hyperion Corporation and watch Handsome Jack’s transformation from a man trying to do good, into a ruthless tyrant, constantly seeking fortune, power, and infamy.

Add Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel to your Xbox 360 download queue

October 15th 2014 at 9:42 am | Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand | 27 comments

October 14th 2014, 4:55 pm PT

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 20 October 2014.

Xbox One

    

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Rayman Legends Xbox One Game 40%
Outlast Xbox One Game 25%
Worms Battlegrounds Xbox One Game 40%
Battlefield 4 Support Shortcut Kit* Add-On 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

Xbox 360

    

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Dragon Age Origins Games on Demand 75%
Dragon Age II Games on Demand 75%
Dragon Age II – Mark of the Assassin Add-on 50%
Dragon Age II – The Exiled Prince Add-on 50%
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning Games on Demand 67%
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning -Teeth of Naros Add-on 50%
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning – The Legend of Dead Kel Add-on 50%
Battlefield 4 Support Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

October 14th 2014 at 4:55 pm | Deal, Game Add-on, Marketplace, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 94 comments

October 14th 2014, 9:12 am PT

PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2 is Now Available for Xbox 360

PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2Content: PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2

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Game Description: The gang is back! Following the colorful characters and world of the PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures animated series, PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2 will feature PAC-MAN, Spiral and Cylindria in an all-new storyline as they defend PacWorld from the ghoulish army of Lord Betrayus.

Add PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2 to your Xbox 360 download queue

October 14th 2014 at 9:12 am | Marketplace, Xbox 360, Xbox 360 Games On Demand | 8 comments

October 14th 2014, 9:04 am PT

Duck Dynasty is Now Available for Xbox One & Xbox 360

Duck DynastyContent: Duck Dynasty
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Game Description: Hunt, Race and Prank to Become a Robertson! Take on the role of Willie’s son John Luke as he learns how to become one of the Robertson Duckmen! Interact with Willie, Uncle Si, Jase and the rest of the family from the hit TV show. Go duck hunting, varmint shooting, off-roading and play office pranks in the Robertson’s hometown of West Monroe, LA. Will you learn the way of the beards?

Duck Dynasty is also available for Xbox 360. Click here to check price and availability in your Xbox LIVE region.







October 14th 2014 at 9:04 am | Marketplace, Xbox 360 Games On Demand, Xbox Games Store, Xbox One | 54 comments

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