Overwatch: Origins Edition, the new team-based shooter from Blizzard Entertainment, is now available on Xbox One and what better way to celebrate the launch of one of the year’s most anticipated titles than by giving away a custom Xbox One 500GB Overwatch bundle and other cool prizes.

Clash on the battlefields of tomorrow and choose your hero from a diverse cast of soldiers, scientists, adventurers, and oddities. Bend time, defy physics, and unleash a dizzying array of extraordinary powers and weapons. Engage your enemies in iconic locations from around the globe in the ultimate team-based shooter. Take your place in Overwatch…the world needs heroes.

  • How do you enter for a chance to win?

Simple. All you have to do is submit your answer to the question below using this form:

Overwatch Giveaway

Note: I’m using a new method for contest entry – Do NOT leave an entry in the comments or on Twitter. Only entries using the entry form above will be accepted. 

  • What can you win?

First Place Winner: The first place winner will receive a custom Xbox One 500GB Overwatch bundle, a custom Overwatch Xbox One wireless controller and a digital Xbox One code for Overwatch: Origins Edition.

Second Place Winner: The second place winner will receive a custom Overwatch Xbox One wireless controller and a digital Xbox One code for Overwatch: Origins Edition.

Runner Up Winners: 5 runner up winners will receive a digital Xbox One code for Overwatch: Origins Edition.

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  • What are the rules?

Submit your answer to the question using the form above.

Do not @ reply me on Twitter or leave a comment below. That will not count!

Deadline to enter is 7:00 pm ET / 4:00 pm PT on Wednesday, 01 June. One entry per person. Contest is open to everyone but prize availability might not be available in all regions – check the availability of Overwatch: Origins Edition in your Xbox LIVE region. Winners will be notified via the e-mail account associated with their Disqus account or Twitter (when applicable) on or about 02 June. We use the Disqus commenting system – read this if you have questions about Disqus. If you use ad blocking or script blocking software, you may need disable it in order to leave a comment. I will update this post with the grand prize winner after they have redeemed their prize.

Have fun and good luck!

Click here to purchase Overwatch: Origins Edition for Xbox One

Note: Any winner who does not respond to my email notification within 72 hours will forfeit the prize. For faster notification, follow me on Twitter where I can DM you if you win. Only comments received at www.majornelson.com using the submission form will be considered.

Content: The Technomancer
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (6/28/2016).

The Technomancer takes you to Mars, where you live as a mage-warrior. You’re capable of harnessing destructive electrical powers amplified by cybernetic implants. Feared and respected by all, you are on the verge of completing your initiation rite to become a fully-fledged Technomancer. This action-RPG offers four different combat skill trees focusing on three distinct fighting styles, as well as the potent electrical powers.

Pre-order now and save 10% – limited time offer.

Content: RESIDENT EVIL 5
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (6/28/2016).

One of the most popular Resident Evil titles comes to Xbox One in full 1080p HD with an increased frame rate. Featuring single-player and co-op modes and a dramatic storyline, this fully-loaded release includes all previously released DLC (Lost in Nightmares and Desperate Escape story expansions, Versus mode, extra figures and 4 costumes), and the previously PC-exclusive No Mercy mode, as well as the new mode “The Mercenaries United” which combines the two fan-favorite modes, The Mercenaries and The Mercenaries Reunion for an even more intense experience.

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Content: In Between
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (6/28/2016).

Set in a brutally unforgiving post-apocalyptic world overrun by the undead, 7 Days to Die is an open-world game that is a unique combination of first person shooter, survival horror, tower defense, and role-playing games. It presents combat, crafting, looting, mining, exploration, and character growth, in a way that has seen a rapturous response from fans worldwide.

Content: One Piece: Burning Blood
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Game Description: Assemble Your Crew: Build your crew with a roster of 40+ characters each with unique abilities and battle tactics! Swap crew members on the fly utilizing strategic offensive and defensive Unity attacks! Select from a massive 60+ support characters to aid your crew in battle. Choose Your Side and Relive the Paramount War: Relive the drama of the Marineford story arc. For the first time in a One Piece game, fans can choose between either Luffy, Ace, Whitebeard or Akainu to experience the original story from a whole new perspective!

Purchase One Piece: Burning Blood for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Purchase One Piece: Burning Blood Deluxe Edition for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: SPIKE CHUNSOFT Co., Ltd.
Publisher: BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment
Website: One Piece: Burning Blood
Twitter: @SpikeChunsoft_e / @BandaiNamcoUS

One Piece: Burning Blood – Deluxe Edition – includes full game plus Costume Pack, Wanted Pack, Playable Character Pack, Customization Pack and Platinum Luffy Costume.

Content: Dead Island Definitive Collection
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Game Description: Welcome to the Zombie Apocalypse experience of a lifetime – and now more beautiful than ever. Caught in the midst of an epic zombie outbreak on the tropical island of Banoi, your only thought is: Survival! The Dead Island Definitive Collection Contains the genre defining Dead Island and its undead successor Dead Island Riptide bundled with all previously released DLC.

Purchase Dead Island Definitive Collection for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Purchase Dead Island Definitive Edition (standalone) for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Purchase Dead Island: Riptide Definitive Edition (standalone) for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Techland
Publisher: Deep Silver
Website: Dead Island Definitive Collection
Twitter: @TechlandGames / @deepsilver / @deadislandgame

The Dead Island Definitive Collection bundle includes Dead Island, Dead Island Riptide and Dead Island Retro Revenge.

Content: Draw a Stickman: EPIC and Friend’s Journey DLC
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Game Description: Set off on another dangerous adventure while taking on familiar creatures such as dragons, zombies, and trolls. But watch out for new villains in new lands! Pirates might be lurking about on a haunted island, and you may find yourself up, up, and away amongst the clouds! Beware of hot lava along your trek! Survive the challenge, locate the hidden map pieces, and you will finally be reunited with Stickman!

This bundle includes the original game and the Friend’s Journey DLC.

Purchase Draw a Stickman: EPIC and Friend’s Journey DLC for Xbox One from the Xbox Games Store

Product Info:
Developer: Hitcents.com, Inc.
Publisher: Hitcents.com, Inc.
Website: Draw a Stickman: EPIC
Twitter: @Hitcents

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 06 June 2016.

    

Xbox One Deals

Content Title Content Type Discount Notes
NBA 2K16 Xbox One Game 40% GWG
NBA 2K16 Michael Jordan Special Edition Xbox One Game 45% GWG
NBA 2K16 75,000 VC Add-On 10% GWG
NBA 2K16 200,000 VC Add-On 30% GWG
NBA 2K16 450,000 VC Add-On 50% GWG
Battleborn Xbox One Game 35% GWG
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 Xbox One Game 60% GWG
Grand Theft Auto V Xbox One Game 35% GWG
Grand Theft Auto V & Great White Shark Cash  Xbox One Game 40% GWG
Grand Theft Auto V & Whale Shark Cash Card Bundle Xbox One Game 45% GWG
Grand Theft Auto V & Megalodon Shark Cash Card Bundle Xbox One Game 50% GWG
Battlefield Hardline Getaway Add-On 100% GWG
NBA 2K16 Starter Pack Bundle* Add-On 45% Spotlight
Battleborn Digital Deluxe* Xbox One Game 35% Spotlight

*These offers are only valid for all Xbox Live members.
Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region.

    

Xbox 360 Deals

Content Title Content Type Discount Notes
NBA 2K16 Games On Demand 50% GWG
Tony Hawks Pro Skater 5 Games On Demand 50% GWG
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD Games On Demand 67% GWG
Battlefield Hardline Getaway Add-On 100% GWG
Guncraft: Blocked and Loaded Games On Demand 50% GWG

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

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

Remember, you can watch the interactive version of This Week on Xbox from the Community section of the New Xbox One Experience 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.

Content: Grim Legends: The Forsaken Bride
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Game Description: You may pre-download this game, but it will not be playable until 12:01 AM EST on the release date (6/10/2016).

Within the shadow of an ancient forest, on the bottom of a foggy valley, stands the lonely village of Ravenbrook. The folk there are cheerful and diligent, yet warily superstitious. They surround the village with countless charms to keep the evil spirits at bay, for on the other side of the forest, there lies a seemingly bottomless pit, known as the Abyss. It is the place the villagers of Ravenbrook fear most…

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