Xbox's Major Nelson has just announced today this week's Deals with Gold, and Xbox Live Gold subscribers can now save up to 80% on select Xbox One and Xbox 360 titles.
Just two weeks after a previous offer on the Forza Motorsport 5 and Forza Horizon 2 bundle, the latter is once again being discounted this week: this time, you can save 50% on Forza Horizon 2 - 10th Anniversary Edition, a bundle which includes the Ten Year Anniversary Car Pack. If you want additional DLCs, the Deluxe and Ultimate editions of the bundle are also on a 50% discount this week.
Other Xbox One highlights include Just Dance 2016 and ARK: Survival Evolved, an open world survival game which you can also try for free as the game is still in preview. For Xbox 360 owners, only three games are being discounted this week - Anna: Extended Edition, DARK, and Dollar Dash. As usual, we've added the game's official descriptions below and we invite you to check Major Nelson's blog post to check the full list of discounted games
Xbox One Deals
The Forza Horizon 2 Standard Edition includes the full game of Forza Horizon 2, the official Forza Hub app for Xbox One, and the Ten Year Anniversary Car Pack, which features 10 specially tuned and liveried cars, including the 2009 Ferrari 458 Italia, the 2015 Lamborghini Hurácan and the 2013 McLaren P1™. With Forza Hub, players can collect their monthly Forza Rewards, check out the latest news from the Forza Motorsport world, vote on their favorite community creations, and much more.
ARK: Survival Evolved on Xbox One includes an exclusive bionic “Tek” T-Rex and Safari Hat, free access to Xbox-specific ARK official servers, and a steady delivery of exclusive content prior to full game launch in June 2016.Stranded on the shores of a mysterious island, you must learn to survive. Use your cunning to kill or tame the primeval creatures roaming the land, and encounter other players to survive, dominate... and escape!
Introducing Just Dance 2016 - the newest game from the top-selling franchise - with a brand new way to play! Bust a move to “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson Ft. Bruno Mars and feel the beat in “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor - Just Dance 2016 features an amazing tracklist with visuals that are more creative and breath-taking than ever before. Join over 100MM players and dance to fun favorites and hot hits, today!
Xbox 360 Deals
DARK is a unique stealth-action game with RPG elements in which you take on the role of the ultimate hunter: a vampire. Ambush your enemies from the shadows, roam the darkness and use powerful vampiric skills to dispatch your opponents. The intricate story of DARK will take you into the midst of a world of blood and darkness, where the hunter can easily become prey. Strike down other vampires, improve your character and develop formidable skills such as instantly disappearing from view to take your enemies by surprise. Features: • Stealth and action meet role-playing: earn experience, pick your dialogue choices and develop your skills to become the ultimate hunter.
Find it, rob it, and keep it. Grab the cash in this fast and frenetic top down multiplayer versus game. Dollar Dash will have you shouting for joy, as you make a dash with the cash. You must attack, defend or outrun your competitors in any of the three game modes (Dollar Dash, Save the Safe or Hit’n’Run) using unique and comedic tactics. Stand out from the crowd by customising your character, upgrading your favourite weapon, earning perks and unlocking achievements. You can’t stand still for a second as combat is crazy and money changes hands frequently. Choose your weapons carefully as you challenge your friends to become the best thief in town and laugh out loud as you smash them with a huge Bolder, peck them with a Mag Pie, while protecting yourself in Jelly!
Set in an abandoned sawmill nestled high in the Italian mountains, Anna challenges the player to uncover horrific clues and use them to solve puzzles related to your character’s dark past. The player’s behavior does not only determine the mental health of the main character but can also change locations and unveil new secrets leading to one of eight possible endings.
All these discounts will be valid through February 6, 2017. As reminder, Xbox Live Gold subscribers will also be able to download the first of February’s Games with Gold titles starting tomorrow, February 1. These are are Lovers in a Dangerous Space Time on the Xbox One and Monkey Island 2 on the Xbox 360.Further reading: ARK: Survival Evolved, Deals with Gold, Forza Horizon 2, Just Dance 2016, Xbox 360, Xbox One