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Free Xbox Live Gold This Weekend on Xbox 360

Xbox 360 players may not get to try the Titanfall beta this weekend, but they’ve got something else to enjoy—a free weekend of Xbox Live Gold. From 12:01 PST tomorrow until 11:59 PST on Sunday, Microsoft’s subscription service will be … Continue reading

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February Games with Gold: Dead Island and Toy Soldiers

Microsoft has announced the newest games that will be made a part of Games with Gold for the Xbox 360. For the first part of the month, February 1st-15th, members of Xbox Live Gold will be able to download Dead … Continue reading

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New Xbox Live Update – Points to Currency Conversion

Major Nelson has just announced the release of the Fall update for Xbox Live on the Xbox 360. While the update includes several new features, the biggest one is the move from using Microsoft Points to local currency in order … Continue reading

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Xbox Live Gold Members Get Assassin’s Creed II Free

Starting tomorrow (June 16 for our international readers) through until the end of the month, Assassin’s Creed II will be available as a free download for Xbox Live Gold members. The freebie comes as part of Xbox’s new “Games with … Continue reading

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Why the Xbox Live Certification Process is Pointless

Recently, a Street Fighter x Tekken patch was released for both the PS3 and Xbox 360, with an interesting glitch that somehow, some way, went completely unnoticed. When Rolento, a Street Fighter character from older Capcom fighting games, throws a … Continue reading

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$99 Xbox 360 and Kinect Bundle Rumored to Launch Next Week – With a Catch

According to sources at  The Verge, Microsoft will unveil a new Xbox 360 and Kinect bundle next week. The price – an unfathomably low $99. Considering that the 4GB Knect bundle is currently priced at $299, logic would dictate that … Continue reading

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The Xbox Live Rewards Rush for Gold Sweepstakes

Microsoft has officially kicked off the The Xbox Live Rewards Rush for Gold Sweepstakes and there is a ton of cool stuff up for grabs including 1,000,000 Microsoft Points, ten Limited Edition Kinect Star Wars bundles, ten Xbox 360 Special … Continue reading

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Xbox Live Activity Charts for 9 April 2012

Major Nelson’s Xbox Live activity charts for the week of 9 April 2012 are out and no surprises – we have Modern Warfare 3 in number one, followed by Black Ops and then FIFA 12. Battlefield 3 comes in fourth, … Continue reading

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Xbox Live Activity Charts need a Shake Up

There are absolutely no changes to report to the top five of the Xbox Live Activity charts for the week of 26 March 2012. I probably don’t need to list them, but as usual MW3 and Black Ops were first … Continue reading

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Same Old this Week in Xbox Live Activity Charts

We really need some big new releases for the Xbox 360 because these Xbox Live Activity charts are getting pretty predicable! Mass Effect 3 couldn’t crack the top 5 (and in fact took a fair beating over at MetaCritic), so … Continue reading

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