It didn’t take long for the Xbox One Xmas Deals to be announced. Not one to be left in the shadows by Sony’s recent PS4 Xmas price drops Microsoft have follow suit and announced that they will be mirroring their Black Friday deals that made them a shed load of cash for their second most successful Black Friday ever with their Xbox One Xmas Deals.
Worldwide Xbox Black Friday sales in the Xbox Store broke records with an increase of 57 percent across Xbox One and Xbox 360, global
Xbox Live Gold subscriptions were up over 40 percent, and U.S. Xbox One console sales at retail were up 22 percent over the same period last year, making it the second biggest Black Friday week in 15 years of Xbox history in the U.S.
The Xbox One Xmas Deals apply across most the different bundles, now some of these you may get from retailers as well. Amazon have some good deals at the moment too:
This special offer is valid for any Xbox One bundle, including the Xbox One Limited Edition Halo 5: Guardians Bundle, the Xbox One Elite Bundle and the Xbox One 1TB Holiday Bundle, which includes Gears of War: Ultimate Edition, Rare Replay and a full-game download of Ori and the Blind Forest. With more bundles available than ever before, there’s something for every gamer this holiday. Some of these bundles are nearly sold out, so make sure to take advantage of the savings while supplies last.
Also, from Dec. 22 to Jan. 7, Xbox gamers can take advantage of Countdown, the biggest digital game sale of the year for the Xbox Store. Starting Dec. 22, you can visit the Countdown sale to view over 200 deals on the greatest games lineup in Xbox history. Fans can enjoy the convenience of digital games with weekly and daily deals counting down to the New Year, and for the first time ever, the sale will last until Jan. 7. In addition, a number of national retailers will offer their own holiday deals, so check with your local retailers for more information.
Things are hotting up on the deals perspective. We love Christmas time!