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Upcoming Deal of the Week Put To A Vote

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Matrarch
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Posted on 22 June 11 at 07:57
You get to choose the featured discount for one week in July

Last year, Microsoft ran a promotion inviting Gold members to vote for the deal they wanted to see featured in a future Deal of the Week. Apparently Microsoft has decided to run this promotion again as a new DotW vote has hit the Xbox Dashboard.

Curious as to what you can vote for? Well, here's the list:

-Mass Effect 2: 50% off select game add-ons

-Battlefield: Bad Company 2: 50% off select game add-ons

-Left 4 Dead 2: 50% off select game add-ons

-Assassin's Creed II: 50% off select game add-ons
There does not seem to be a closing time for this poll, but the deal will run during July, so the vote is likely to end before July starts. As of this moment, Mass Effect 2 is in the lead with 31% of the roughly 90,000 votes cast going for it. If this doesn't sit well with you, log on to Xbox LIVE and cast your vote!

Credit goes to Wackyboxer for this story
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Last post: Yesterday at 20:11
Posted on 22 June 11 at 07:59
I like this idea but I have all the DLC for ME2 and L4D2 already and I don't own either of the two games.
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KillerBEA XBA
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Last post: 07 Mar at 09:57
Posted on 22 June 11 at 07:59
Already have all the achievement related content D:
Aki2403
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Last post: 03 Mar at 16:26
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:02
I have all the DLC for two of the games I own on that list, and I don't think I intend getting Bad Company, so L4D2 will be getting my vote then.
RadiantViper
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Last post: 07 Jul at 22:28
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:02
I already have all the ME2 content with achievements, but I'll probably vote for it because the other stuff doesn't interest me and I usually hear people wanting ME2 stuff on sale.
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Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:03
Nothing for me again :/ either I've got it or I'm not interested :/
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Last post: 04 Mar at 23:50
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:04
vote l4d for me then!! I still need one piece of dlc for it...
RAZZ94
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Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:04
Sense I only have L4D2, I'd have to pick that. That one is probably the least likely to win though.
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Patsreds
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Last post: 24 Nov 12 at 15:24
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:08
I'd like ME2 Stuff on sale - just played it recently after a mate lent it to me (swore I'd never buy if after hating the first). Quite enjoyed it, and wouldn't mind having an excuse to start another play through to finish off the rest of the achievements I missed.
dijonketchup13 - Looks like it's Karaoke grinding for a while...
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Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:14
I hope it's ME2 just cause I recently started it and have none of the DLC yet. Of course, even if it wins, it's a crap shoot as to whether I could afford it when it goes on sale.
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Last post: Yesterday at 21:43
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:17
Does it say you can vote daily on the dashboard for anyone else?
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Last post: 29 Oct 13 at 15:47
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:18
I need Arrival for ME2 or The Sacrifice for L4D2, so either of them is a winner for me.
CM Trance
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Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:21
I will vote for Assassin's Creed 2 since I have everything for Mass Effect 2 and I don't have the other 2 games...
GuruThaGreat
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Last post: 15 Jun at 23:14
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:24
I really hope the ME2 DLC wins out. I only have the Lair of the Shadow Broker one, so I need the others. If ME2 does win it will be good timing for me since I will be finally starting the game in the near future once I get most of the achievements for the first game.
Mr J Muffin
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Last post: 16 Dec 13 at 21:42
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:30
Mass Effect 2 is likely the best bet. ME2 has: Alternate Appearance packs, the Cerberus Network (which has loads of other stuff) Overlord, Kasumi, Shadow Broker and Arrival. BFBC2's only REAL good DLC is the Vietnam add on. L4D2 has The Passing and The Sacrifice (this deal would be better if Valve would just hurry up and release Cold Stream) and AC2 has Sequence 12 and 13, which while they are good story-wise, have no achievements at all and don't give you anything new to do. And while Vietnam would be slashed from 1200 to 600 points, all the ME2 DLC is the best bet because there's so much of it.
RadiantPumpkin
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Last post: 07 Jul at 03:50
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:36
ha. me2 so i can finally pick up the arrival!!!!
Doctor Swag Man
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Last post: 09 Jul 13 at 12:37
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:40
I just want everybody to know that it says 'SELECT' dlc, so it is most likely going to be the old dlc packs that people already have.
Kaisar Villhelm - Bioshock and Darksiders are begging to be completed :p
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Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:41, Edited on 22 June 11 at 08:51 by Kaisar Villhelm
GuruThaGreat said:I really hope the ME2 DLC wins out. I only have the Lair of the Shadow Broker one, so I need the others. If ME2 does win it will be good timing for me since I will be finally starting the game in the near future once I get most of the achievements for the first game.I'm in the same boat here. I've only got two achievements left in the first, but really can't bring myself to get them. I bought LotSB when it was last on sale, but I could definitely use the remaining DLC. I loved the first game - I really couldn't put it down...that's why I'm so hesitant to start the second one wink


Edit: Removed that awful run-on...
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Last post: 29 Oct 13 at 15:47
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:42
TikIe My Pickle said:I just want everybody to know that it says 'SELECT' dlc, so it is most likely going to be the old dlc packs that people already have.Was thinking that myself.
Posted on 22 June 11 at 08:47
Just finished all the dlc for ME2 yesterday. Guess I'll vote for BC2 or LFD2, still have a long way to go there.
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