People waiting for Microsoft’s massive Xbox Spring Sale do not have to wait anymore; the sale has started. The Spring Sale offers deals on more than 350 games, Xbox accessories, movies & TV shows, music and apps.
Microsoft Spring Sale: big discounts on Xbox games
The deals include massive discounts from 5% to 80% off popular game titles. The Ark: Survival Evolved is discounted by about $14 on Xbox One, whileFallout 4 is getting a decent discount as well. The game is available at just $19.80 for the Spring Sale. The DLC pass and individual expansions are also on sale.
In addition, users will enjoy sale prices on other big-name games like Grand Theft Auto V, discounted to $30; Forza Horizon 3 to $39; Halo 5 to $20; Gears of War 4 to $30;The Witcher 3 Complete Edition to $30; Mortal Kombat XL to $24; NBA 2K17 to $30; Rainbow Six Siege to $25; and Titanfall 2 to $30.
Xbox One games like Battle Islands – Pile of Gold (1200); Battle Ages – City of Gems (1200); Assassin’s Creed Triple Pack: Black Flag, Unity, Syndicate; and Borderlands: The Handsome Collection are enjoying a massive discount of 60% to 67%, whereas Chivalry: Medieval Warfare Ultimate Edition and Battle Worlds: Kronos are getting a discount of 70% – 80%.
For Xbox 360 users, there are massive discounts on games, including Red Dead Redemption ($15); Blue Dragon ($8); Call of Duty: Black Ops II ($20); Grand Theft Auto IV ($10); Batman: The Telltale Series (75% to 85% off); Catherine (75% to 85%); Dead Rising (up to 67%); Dead Island (up to 85%); and several others.
A roundup of all the Xbox 360 and Xbox One deals can be found in this blog post by Major Nelson. Here you will find the complete list with the game name, content type, discounts, and notes.
Xbox Live Gold membership to get you better deals
If you are not eligible for some of the deals, then it may be because those deals require an Xbox Live Gold membership. Xbox LIVE Gold subscribers can grab the discounted games with an additional 10% off on top of the general discount as well. If you are not a Gold member but want to to subscribe, the Xbox Live Gold membership is available for just $1 during the Spring Sale.
There are good deals for PC gamers too, with discounts on games like Fallout Shelter, Forza Horizon 3, Halo Wars 2 and more. According to Shone, many of the Windows 10 games on discount “support Xbox Play Anywhere, meaning one purchase gets you the game on Xbox One and Windows 10 with cross save capability, allowing you to pick up and play from different platforms.”
During the Spring Sale, Microsoft is also reducing the price of the build-your-own Xbox Design Lab controllers by about $15. The Spring Sale starts today, so make sure to visit Xbox.com and the Microsoft Store to take advantage of the deals before they end. The offers are only valid until April 17.