Xbox’s Major Nelson has finally revealed today the full list of Xbox games that will be discounted during this year’s Black Friday sale. If you’re a Xbox Live Gold subscriber, you’ll get early access to all these deals starting today while others will have to wait until November 22 to enjoy cool discounts on more than 250 Xbox One and Xbox 360 games.
For Xbox One users, you will be able to save up to 40% on Battlefield 1, FIFA 17, Overwatch (reminder: there is a free weekend starting today) and TitanFall 2. As for Xbox 360 games, there are some great backward-compatible titles included in the list such as Red Dead Redemption, Call of Duty: Black Ops, Alan Wake and more.
Lastly, Major Nelson also announced that all Xbox Play Anywhere titles (Forza Horizon 3, Gears of War 4 and Recore) plus other AAA games such as Call of Duty Infinite Warfare, Skyrim Special Edition and Fallout 4 will also be discounted starting today though the offers have yet to appear on the Xbox Store. Please find below the official descriptions and respective trailers for some of the Xbox games we mentioned previously.
Xbox One Deals
Experience the dawn of all-out war only in Battlefield™ 1. Fight your way through epic battles ranging from tight urban combat in a besieged French city to the heavily defended mountain forts in the Italian Alps or frantic combats in the deserts of Arabia. Discover a world at war through an adventure-filled campaign, or join in epic multiplayer battles with up to 64 players, and adapt your tactics to the earth-shattering destruction and dynamic weather. Fight as infantry, lead horse charges or take control of amazing vehicles on land, air and sea, from tanks and biplanes to the gigantic Behemoths – some of the largest vehicles in Battlefield history.
From Respawn Entertainment, the studio that brought you the award-winning Titanfall, comes Titanfall® 2. In single player, an aspiring Pilot and a veteran Titan combine forces to save their own lives and combat a powerful enemy against all odds. Multiplayer offers brand new Titans, expanded Pilot abilities, and deeper customization to elevate the fast-paced and exciting gameplay fans expect from the series.
Join us for a FREE weekend of Overwatch beginning November 18! You’ll have access to all of the maps and heroes in a variety of game modes. The Overwatch Free Weekend begins November 18 at 19:00 UTC and ends November 22 at 00:00 UTC. Any experience or items you earn during this free weekend will transfer over if you decide to purchase Overwatch: Origins Edition; just be sure you purchase the game on the same Xbox Live Gold membership you played with during this free weekend.
Clash on the battlefields of tomorrow and choose your hero from a diverse cast of soldiers, scientists, adventurers, and oddities. Bend time, defy physics, and unleash a dizzying array of extraordinary powers and weapons. Engage your enemies in iconic locations from around the globe in the ultimate team-based shooter.The world needs heroes—we hope you can join us!
The Witcher III Wild Hunt – Game Of The Year Edition ($25.00 with Xbox Live Gold)
The most awarded game of 2015!Become a monster slayer for hire and embark on an epic journey to track down the child of prophecy, a living weapon capable of untold destruction.INCLUDES ALL EXPANSIONS AND ADDITIONAL CONTENT.
Xbox 360 Deals
America, 1911. The Wild West is dying. When federal agents threaten his family, former outlaw John Marston is forced to pick up his guns again and hunt down the gang of criminals he once called friends. Experience an epic fight for survival across the sprawling expanses of the American West and Mexico, as John Marston struggles to bury his blood-stained past, one man at a time.
Call of Duty®: Black Ops takes you deep behind enemy lines into the world of deniable operations as a member of an elite special forces unit engaging in covert warfare, classified operations, and explosive conflicts across the globe. With access to a variety of exclusive weaponry and equipment, your actions will tip the balance during the most dangerous time period mankind has ever known. Black Ops features: – An epic campaign and story that keeps you glued to edge of your seat from start to finish. – Call of Duty’s signature Multiplayer gameplay with deeper levels of character customization, and all new modes like Wager Matches, the Theater, and Combat Training which can be played Solo or Co Op. – Zombies! Providing endless hours of intense Zombie-slaying entertainment, Solo or Co-Op.
IN DARKNESS,FIGHT WITH LIGHT. From Remedy, the masters of cinematic action, comes a 3rd person action game filled with overwhelming odds and desperate near escapes. When the wife of the best-selling writer Alan Wake disappears on their vacation, his search turns up pages from a thriller he doesn’t even remember writing. A dark presence stalks the small town of Bright Falls, pushing Wake to the brink of sanity in his fight to unravel the mystery and save his love. With the body of an action game and the mind of a psychological thriller, Alan Wake is a pulse-pounding thrill ride.
Download Fable II, the best-selling action role-playing game, in which you take on the role of a Hero in the fully realised land of Albion. Play through an epic story, become the world’s greatest fighter, gunslinger or mage. Explore dozens of open, unique environments with your faithful dog. Make friends, fall in love and start a family. Meet hundreds of characters and face some very tough decisions. In Fable II, everything you do has a consequence.
We invite you to check Major Nelson’ blog post to get the full list of discounted games. If you’re not an Xbox Live Gold subscriber yet, you can upgrade to Gold for just $1 starting today (for the first month of membership) and get immediate access to all these Xbox Black Friday deals.Further reading: Black Friday, Games, Microsoft, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One