According to "Fortune" magazine Beijing time on April 9 reported that it is clear that Microsoft wants to Christmas shopping season sales momentum continued to the spring, for which the company announced that in April 11 to 17 days on the Xbox game Promotion. Microsoft said this week will be in the Xbox online store promotional activities, the date of the event will start from April 11, until April 17.
Microsoft said that during this period, "Xbox Store specific game" discounts reached 67%, and Xbox Live Gold members on this basis will also receive 10% discount. Xbox Live Gold is Microsoft's advanced membership subscription service, which includes asking members for additional discounts when buying merchandise.
Microsoft does not specify which video games will get a 67% discount, the big price is applicable to each game, or that only applies to specific games. According to Microsoft's video on YouTube, this promotion includes some popular video games such as "Overwatch", "FIFA 17", "Titanfall 2" and "Bioshock" (Bioshock) Infinite), but Microsoft did not disclose the price of these games.
In addition, Microsoft also said that during this big promotion, Xbox One and Xbox 360 users can experience the one-month Xbox Live Gold service for $ 1. At present, Xbox Live Gold services for a month the price is $ 10, full year is $ 60. Microsoft also said the Xbox Design Lab handle would cut prices by $ 15. The Xbox Design Lab handle is typically priced at $ 80, and the user can customize the different handle colors according to their needs.