Losing an hour of sleep is not very fun, but with the Xbox Spring Sale beginning March 20th, fun could continue. The biggest deal of the sale is the temporary price drop of the Xbox One to $299. The Xbox Spring Sale also includes a couple of Xbox bundles if that is what you happen to be searching for. The Xbox One bundles included in the sale are the following:
Xbox One Tom Clancy’s The Division Bundle
Xbox One 500GB Name Your Game Bundle
Xbox One Special Edition Quantum Break Bundle
The second part of the Xbox Spring Sale begins March 22 and includes amazing deals on digital Xbox games, PC games and Movies and TV from the Xbox Store. The discount on new games is 40 to 60 percent with a couple games listed at more than 60 percent from the retail price. Some deals to look out for are sales on Fallout 4, Halo 5, Black Ops III, Far Cry Primal, Rainbow 6 Siege, Fallout 3 and Just Cause 3. If you are into shooting games, this is the perfect time to cash in.
If you are in need of renewing your Xbox Live Gold membership, now is the best time because you will also save an additional 10 percent discount on the game deals. It almost makes me want to renew my Xbox Live Gold membership early to score on these great deals!
Source: Xbox Wire
Online racing tends to be hit or miss with some online racing games set up well and others not so much. Forza Motorsport 6 is aiming to establish itself as the best online racing game available. The Forza franchise has a lot of experience with racing games and it keeps pushing itself to the top with realistic graphics and game play. Forza Motorsport 6 will raise the bar once again allowing players around the world to compete in two new eSports racing competitions that bring out the most of Xbox One online gaming competition.
According to Xbox Wire, the two new competitions will be called ESL, Formula E and Forza Motorsport 6 Race Off Pro Series and Major League Gaming Forza Mortorsport 6 Tournament.
The ESL Formula E and Forza Motorsport 6 Race Off Pro Series “allows fans to compete online for a chance to win an all-expenses paid trip to London, where they will race in the inaugural Race Off Pro Championship and compete for a cash prize pool against the top ten finishers of the season”.
The Major League Gaming Forza Mortorsport 6 Tournament begins March 26 through May 7 and is a free to enter event allowing players to compete in weekly one on one and team based online events. Finalist will compete to earn a share of the cash prize pool and will be broadcasted from the Major League Gaming studios in New York City on May 21. All tournament finalist will receive an in-game gift car.
Source: Xbox Wire