Diablo III Season 15: Boon of the Horadrim started on the 21st of September and runs until the middle of the December.  Boon of the Horadrim features a new season theme, new cosmetic and season journey rewards, seasonal conquests, and Haedrig’s Gift.

To celebrate Season 15 – Boon of the Horadrim, Blizzard has given me a custom Diablo III Xbox One X console to give away similar to the one they gave away on their channels. Plus the winner will also get some other cool prizes including a copy of Diablo III, Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live.


Custom Diablo III Season 15 – Boon of the Horadrim Xbox One X Giveaway

  • How do you enter for a chance to win?

Simple. All you have to do is register and visit the official Diablo III Season 15 – Boon of the Horadrim page using the below form:

Diablo III Season 15 - Boon of the Horadrim Giveaway
  • What are the rules?

Register to enter using the guidance above.

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

Deadline to enter is 3:00 pm ET / 12:00 pm PT on Friday, 02 November. One entry per person. Contest is open to everyone but prize availability might not be available in all regions. Winners will be notified on or about 05 November.

Note: Any winner who does not respond to my email notification within 72 hours will forfeit the prize. Only entries received at www.majornelson.com using the submission form will be considered. For more information on contest rules, please visit this website.

UPDATE: Congratulations to Lucas (GT: Magoo152) for winning the custom console, and thanks to everyone who participated in the giveaway.

We’re adding five more great games to the Xbox Game Pass catalog in November, in addition to the growing list of over 100 games already included in your membership. Starting November 1, Xbox Game Pass members can jump into Sniper Elite 4, Olli Olli 2 XL, Rise and Shone, Sheltered, and then on November 6 the same day as its debut on Xbox, Grip: Combat Racing.

But, you want more? Tune into Inside Xbox at X018 on November 10, and brace yourself for even more great games coming to Xbox Game Pass, we think you’ll like them.

Let’s dive into the new games, coming to Xbox Game Pass:

Sniper Elite 4 (November 1)

Combining complex ballistics, stealth gameplay, and third-person action, Sniper Elite 4 is the latest entry of this World War 2 combat series. This time featuring some of the largest and most diverse environments to navigate than ever before as you’re tasked to liberate wartime Italy from the iron grip of fascism.

Olli Olli 2 XL Edition (November 1)

Achieve new levels of control and expression as you skate, trick, and grind through 100 different levels with a new expanded combo system including Manuals, Reverts, Revert-Manuals, and Grind-Switching. Take on friends in Combo-Rush, a local-multiplayer mode for 2-4 players or when it’s time to chill, Free-Skate mode offers extended levels to learn the ropes, nail those tricks, or simply cruise and flow..

Sheltered (November 1)

Times are hard after an apocalypse, and your family will need all the comfort they can get to help them survive what’s to come. Sheltered is a post-apocalyptic bunker simulator where you need to keep your family of four alive for as long as possible. You’ll face many obstacles, meet crazy individuals, fight off intruders, scavenge for materials, and explore a randomly generated map on every playthrough.

Rise and Shine (November 1)

Play as the young child Rise as he embarks on an epic action-packed shooting adventure with his sacred gun Shine by his side. Together they’ll fight to take down an invading army of aliens known as Space Grunts in the hopes of saving a world where classic video game characters live. Featuring massive explosions, awesome hand drawn set pieces, and gigantic bosses to do battle with, Rise and Shine has all the ingredients of the next great shooter for you to tackle.

Grip: Combat Racing (November 6)

The return of hardcore combat racing is here and the stakes are higher than ever before. Grip: Combat Racing is packed with content. On top of the single-player campaign and Carkour stunt mode, there’s 22 breathtaking tracks spanning four planets, 15 armored combat vehicles, multiple race formats, and PVP battle arenas all with split-screen for up to four players.

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With over 100 great games for one low monthly price, including highly-anticipated new Xbox One exclusives the day they’re released, including the highest-rated* Xbox exclusive of this generation Forza Horizon 4, plus more games added all the time, Xbox Game Pass gives you the ultimate freedom to play. If you haven’t tried Xbox Game Pass, start your 14-day free trial now, and discover your next favorite game.

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For more news on Xbox Game Pass and the new titles coming in November, check out Xbox Wire.

*Source: Metacritic

This holiday season Xbox has something for everyone, including special edition Xbox One bundles that pair consoles with some of the hottest games available, new and customizable controllers and 4K entertainment experiences with the highly-anticipated blockbuster games of the season. No matter which console you choose, features like a built-in 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player, 4K streaming with High Dynamic Range and Dolby Vision, premium audio with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support and services unique to the Xbox platform like Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Live and Xbox One Backward Compatibility are at your fingertips, making Xbox One the best place to play. In addition, as part of the Xbox family, you’ll have access to more than 3,000 games, including 220 exclusives and over 500 classics from the original Xbox and Xbox 360.

If it’s a family experience you’re looking for, know that your Xbox purchase comes with peace of mind: our industry-leading Xbox Family Settings include more than 15 customizable safeguards.

See below for an overview of all the Xbox offerings available this holiday, and make sure to check with participating retailers – including your local Microsoft Store, near you or online – for more information on availability and pricing.

Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold

For those of you set with Xbox One hardware, we offer digital gifting options that allow you to give the gift of games with Xbox Game Pass so the gamer in your life can extend their own gaming library and enjoy over 100 great games instantly. With Xbox Game Pass, fans can play new games across a variety of genres, including new titles from our biggest Xbox One exclusive franchises such as Halo, Forza and Gears of War, on the same day they launch. In fact, “Forza Horizon 4” is now available with Xbox Game Pass and is now the highest-rated Xbox exclusive of this generation,* so there’s never been a better time to give the gift of Xbox Game Pass. We also offer digital gifting options for Xbox Live Gold so you can play your favorite games with your friends on the most advanced gaming network.

Xbox One X Bundles

If you’re looking to purchase the most powerful console in the world that plays games in native 4K Ultra HD – and the smallest Xbox ever built – this holiday is a great time to do it. Choose from 8 Xbox One X bundles this holiday, including a Special Edition Gold Rush Battlefield V bundle and Special Edition Robot White Fallout 76 bundle. Each bundle also comes packed with Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass, so you can try out the world’s most advanced gaming network and play over 100 great games right out of the box. Xbox One X bundles available this holiday include:

Xbox One X NBA 2K19 Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, an Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of NBA 2K19, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One X Forza Horizon 4 Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Forza Horizon 4, a copy of Forza Motorsport 7, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One X PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, a copy of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, Xbox Wireless Controller, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and 1-month Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One X Gold Rush Special Edition Battlefield V Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Battlefield V Deluxe Edition, a copy of Battlefield 1943, a copy of Battlefield 1 Revolution,  1-month EA Access, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One X Battlefield V Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Battlefield V Deluxe Edition, a copy of Battlefield 1943, a copy of Battlefield 1 Revolution, 1-month EA Access, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One X Robot White Special Edition Fallout 76 Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Fallout 76, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and 1-month Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One X Fallout 76 Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Fallout 76, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and 1-month Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One X Shadow of the Tomb Raider Bundle ($499.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

 Xbox One S Bundles

If Xbox One S is more your cup of tea, we’ve got bundles with fan favorites like Fortnite and Minecraft to get you the best value in games and entertainment. Similar to Xbox One X, we’re offering 8 Xbox One S bundles and each bundle comes packed with Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass. Xbox One S bundles available this holiday include:

Xbox One S NBA 2K19 Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, an Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of NBA 2K19, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One S Forza Horizon 4 Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Forza Horizon 4, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One S Fortnite Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, an Xbox Wireless Controller, a full-game download of Fortnite plus the Eon cosmetic set download and 2,000 V-bucks, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 1-month Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One S Minecraft Creators Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a standard Xbox One S console with a 1TB hard drive, an Xbox Wireless Controller, a full-game download of Minecraft, Minecraft Starter Pack download, Minecraft Creators Pack download, 1,000 Minecoins, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One S Battlefield V Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Battlefield V Deluxe Edition, a copy of Battlefield 1943, a copy of Battlefield 1 Revolution, 1-month EA Access, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One S Shadow of the Tomb Raider Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of Shadow of the Tomb Raider, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One S PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, a copy of PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS, a 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial and a 1-month Xbox Live Gold trial.

Xbox One S Starter Bundle ($299.99 USD). Features a 1TB hard drive, Xbox Wireless Controller, 3-month Xbox Live Gold subscription and 3-month Xbox Game Pass membership.

Xbox Accessories

We added new controllers to our lineup this holiday, giving fans more options to customize how they play. From new Xbox Design Lab options, to new controller designs and the arrival of the Xbox Adaptive Controller, we’re offering more controller choices than ever before.

*Xbox Design Lab (Starting at $69.99 USD). With the addition of new camo and shadow customization options, Xbox fans have more than a billion design combinations to choose from, including metallic finishes for D-pads and triggers, and rubberized grips on the back. Or, fans in the U.S. can choose a design featuring their favorite National Football League team. Xbox Design Lab is available to residents in Canada, France, Germany, the U.K., the U.S. and more than 20 additional European countries.

*Xbox Elite Wireless Controller ($149.99 USD). For professional-level customization, look no further than the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller. Built from the ground up to meet the rigorous demands of hardcore, competition-level gamers, it offers various options to adjust unique elements of the controller for better control, precision and comfort. The controller now comes in two color options: black and the new White Special Edition.

*Xbox Wireless Controller Options (Starting at $64.99 USD). Fans can expand their collection of Xbox Wireless Controllers with a bevy of special edition and limited edition designs, including Sport White Special EditionArmed Forces II Special EditionPhantom Black Special Edition, Grey/Blue and PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS Limited Edition. Every Xbox Wireless Controller is compatible with the Xbox One family of devices and features textured grip for enhanced comfort, as well as Bluetooth technology.

*Xbox Adaptive Controller ($99.99 USD). Designed primarily to meet the needs of gamers with limited mobility, the Xbox Adaptive Controller is a unified hub for devices that helps make gaming more accessible. Connect external devices such as switches, buttons, mounts and joysticks to create a custom controller experience. The controller’s button, thumbstick and trigger inputs can be controlled with assistive devices (sold separately) connected through 3.5mm jacks and USB ports. Play on Xbox One consoles and Windows 10 PCs with familiar features such as Xbox Wireless, Bluetooth technology, USB connectivity, Copilot and a 3.5mm stereo headset jack.

We’re always committed to offering the best value and choice for our fans and excited to offer a variety of holiday options so you can create your perfect Xbox One experience.

*Source: Metacritic

When combined, few things are better than tacos and Xbox. Calling all Taco Bell fans – here’s one you won’t want to miss. That’s right, in the United States, Taco Bell is partnering with Xbox again to give fans the chance to win limited-edition Xbox One X consoles each time they buy a $5 Double Chalupa Box starting October 18 through November 21, 2018.

The exclusive platinum-colored console comes packaged with Taco Bell’s famous “ring” when powered on (exclusive to these limited-edition consoles), a new White Special Edition, Xbox Elite Wireless Controller and three months of Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold.

Think it’s too good to be true? It gets better! An Xbox One X will be rewarded every 10 minutes throughout the promotion and it will be delivered to fans 72 hours after being declared a winner*. Did we already mention it has Taco Bell’s iconic ring when powered on?

Games play best on Xbox One, and it’s the only console system that plays the best games of the past, present, and future with more than 3,000 games available today with over 220 exclusives and over 400 Xbox classics. If you’re on Xbox One S or Xbox One X, you can also enjoy the ultimate 4K entertainment experience with a built-in 4K UHD Blu-ray player, premium audio with Dolby Atmos support and the fastest, most reliable gaming network with Xbox Live.

*Learn more at Tacobell.com/xbox.

Stay tuned to Xbox Wire for the latest gaming news and promotions for your favorite console.

 

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We’ve got something special for all you basketball lovers out there: a brand-new trailer featuring all-new gameplay from the upcoming NBA 2K19 basketball video game that you can watch above. And what better way to celebrate a new gameplay clip than to tell you about new Xbox One bundles designed for basketball fans: the upcoming 1TB Xbox One S ($299.99) and 1TB Xbox One X ($499.99) NBA 2K19 bundles.

Each bundle comes packed with an Xbox Wireless Controller, a digital download of NBA 2K19, 1-month trial of Xbox Game Pass, and 14 days of Xbox Live Gold.
Enjoy instant access to over 100 games out of the box with the included 1-month trial of Xbox Game Pass. And celebrate 20 years of redefining sports gaming with the No. 1-rated NBA video game simulation series. Explore your open-world Neighborhood and immerse yourself in real-life basketball excitement and culture in NBA 2K19.

Dunk with the legends when these bundles arrive on September 11, 2018. Contact your favorite local retailer starting tomorrow for pre-order availability.

Pre-order NBA 2K19 (standard and 20th Anniversary editions available)


Games play best on Xbox One, but for those of you that haven’t already made the jump, we have two new bundles joining the Xbox One family today: the Xbox One X PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Bundle and the Xbox One S Minecraft Bundle. More details below:

Xbox One X PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Bundle

With over 8 million players on Xbox One, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has been one of the most popular games on the platform since its release as a console launch exclusive in the Xbox Game Preview program. Today, you can join the Battle Royale phenomenon with the Xbox One X PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Bundle, which comes with the following:

  • Xbox One X with a 1TB hard drive
  • Xbox Wireless Controller
  • Full-game download of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds enhanced for Xbox One X
  • 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial
  • 1-month Xbox Live Gold trial

The Xbox One X PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Bundle is available later this week for $499 USD at most major retailers worldwide.

Xbox One S Minecraft Bundle

If the Xbox One S is more your style, we’ve also got the Xbox One S Minecraft Bundle. Beat the summer heat with the cool new Update Aquatic and explore new ocean biomes, shipwrecks, ruins and more. Infinite worlds and ways to play can be found in this bundle, as well as the option to play with your friends on nearly any other platform thanks to Xbox Live! Join millions of players in the Minecraft community on Xbox, Windows, Nintendo Switch and mobile devices with this new bundle, which comes with the following:

⦁ Full-game download of Minecraft featuring the exciting Update Aquatic plus the Explorer’s Pack
⦁ Season one of Minecraft: Story Mode – The Complete Adventure
⦁ 1-month Xbox Game Pass trial
⦁ 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial

The Xbox One S Minecraft Bundle starts shipping today and will be available soon for $299 USD at select retailers in select regions. In the U.S., the bundle is exclusively available at Microsoft Store and Walmart.

Xbox One is the only console system that plays the best games of the past, present and future with more than 1,300 games available today – including over 200 exclusives and over 400 Xbox classics. If you’re on Xbox One S or Xbox One X, you can also enjoy the ultimate 4K entertainment experience with a built-in 4K UHD Blu-ray player, premium audio with Dolby Atmos support and the fastest, most reliable gaming network with Xbox Live.

Grab the bundle of your choice at the Microsoft Store.

After announcing earlier this month that Fallout 4, The Division, and The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited have joined Xbox Game Pass, members can look ahead to a plethora of games from independent developers through 2018 and beyond, including Warhammer: Vermintide 2 which joins the catalog July 11.

Xbox Game Pass members can look forward to DiRT 4, Zombie Army Trilogy, Human Fall Flat, Bomber Crew, Abzu, Shadow Complex Remastered, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, and Fallout 3 all coming to Xbox Game Pass this July, in addition to the over 100 more great games included in your membership.

Plus, tune into Inside Xbox, July 10 where we’ll reveal another exciting addition to the Xbox Game Pass catalog!

01 JULY

DiRT 4

Zombie Army Trilogy

ABZU

Shadow Complex Remastered

Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

Fallout 3

Human Fall Flat

10 JULY

Bomber Crew

11 JULY

Warhammer: Vermintide 2

With over 100 great games available for one low monthly price, including highly-anticipated new Xbox One exclusives the day they’re released, plus more games added all the time, Xbox Game Pass gives you the ultimate freedom to play. Thanks for reading July’s Xbox Game Pass update and don’t forget: if you haven’t tried Xbox Game Pass yet, you can start your 14-day free trial now.

To read more about the titles coming to Xbox Game Pass in July, check out Xbox Wire.