Xbox LIVE is Ten – Celebratory Discounts Available Now

Microsoft launched Xbox LIVE exactly ten years ago and the service is now bigger and better than ever, booming with entertainment content and games. Marc Whitten, Corporate Vice President, Xbox LIVE, is celebrating the 10 year anniversary of Xbox LIVE with a toast and special thanks to its 40 million members. We encourage you to check it out and join us in wishing a happy birthday to Xbox LIVE.

But what would a celebration be without a selection of discounted Xbox LIVE Arcade games? Starting today, 15th November, there will be a number of titles available at a 50% discount for one week only – and as an extra thank you, the Kinect-enabled “Wreckateer” will be absolutely FREE for 48 hours – so don’t miss out!

The full list of on-sale games are:

Anniversary Deals/Offers (valid 15 November – 22 November)

Title Standard Price Discounted Price
Castle Crashers 1200 600
Fruit Ninja Kinect 800 400
Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 400 200
Bastion 1200 600
Peggle 800 400
Full House Poker 800 400

In other news – “Halo 4” has been smashing entertainment industry numbers and Microsoft just announced Xbox LIVE registered the most time spent on the service ever with 442 million hours in a one week period (Nov 6th-13th).

Happy Birthday Xbox LIVE!