Deal of the Week thru January 3

The Deal of the Week for Xbox LIVE Gold Members sets the charming and funny Xbox LIVE Arcade game The Maw at only 400 MS Points, a 50% savings. If you haven’t tried this game, now is your chance; it’s an absolute blast to play!


HUGE Holiday Weekend

The holidays continue over the weekend with a HUGE amount of fun things to do on Xbox LIVE. Don’t forget that the live version of 1 vs 100 is actually this Saturday at 9 PM ET and the theme is Holidays. Also on Saturday is the HUGE Xbox All-Nighter with more than 80 members from…


Gamer Spotlight: trixie360 interviews xezerez

He’s a Seattle gamer who helps people get connected to Xbox LIVE. He would love to have been the first man to walk on the moon. Houston, we have xezerez. trixie360: What’s the story behind your gamertag? xezerez: Name I used back in my Zork MUD playing days.  trixie360: Where do you live? xezerez: Redmond,…


Our Sweepstakes Are Legion

OK, that wasn’t such a great play on words. What I meant to say is that we have a new sweepstakes running celebrating the imminent release of the movie Legion, coming January 22. All you have to do is download any of the six free Gamerpics, and enter one or more of the five different…


12 Days of Gearsmas

Epic Games and Microsoft Game Studios are wishing you a very merry Gearsmas this year starting December 23. The 12 Days of Gearsmas has 12 different game mods applied to Gears of War 2 online over Xbox LIVE starting on that date, and each of the twelve days promises to be a real hoot and…


Home for the Holidays

It’s beginning to look a lot like … the Holidays! And wouldn’t it be a great way to celebrate the season if you could score a Bose home theater speaker system and 4000 Microsoft Points? That’s the grand prize that will be won by four lucky gamers when you download a free gamerpic, then download…


Deal of the Week thru December 27

The Deal of the Week for Xbox LIVE Gold Members is that Xbox LIVE Arcade game Shadow Complex is available for only 800 MS Points. And have you been checking the console on a daily basis for the specials that are being announced there? Of course you are!


All You Need is Love and The Beatles: Rock Band

Beatles fans and Rock Band fans will love this sweepstakes. Just download the song “All You Need is Love” from the Fab Four for the game The Beatles: Rock Band and get the free Gamerpic to enter. You could win one of thirty grand prizes including Beatles songs and 4000 MS Points. Get the full…


Xbox LIVE members do good all year

This morning I asked my Twitter friends to tell me something good they did for someone else this year. I was truly overwhelmed at the responses. From helping strangers to mentoring kids, from donating everything from time, to money and even blood, our community cares for one another all year long. Here are just some…


Game with Rockstar December 17

Members of Rockstar will be online December 17 from 4-7 PM ET to play Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony game add-on. Join them and get introduced to the Rockstar Social Club, a gathering point for all things Rockstar. Check it out!