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Free Xbox LIVE Weekend Incoming [UK Only]

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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:12
Details for the Xbox Summer Stadium event and another Kinect Sports world record attempt

The Xbox Summer Stadium event kicks off this coming weekend on June 15th up until August 12th. To start off the long Summer event, the benefits of being an Xbox LIVE Gold member will be available for FREE for the weekend and will allow Silver accounts access to the entertainment apps such as 4OD and Demand 5, as well as the opportunity to participate in online multiplayer gaming. Here's a quick rundown of what exactly the Xbox Summer Stadium event is about:

The Xbox Summer Stadium brings you an 8-week calendar of the best sports entertainment and gaming, including a season-long tournament and weekly challenges to celebrate the extraordinary human feats and historic events happening this summer. Plus there’ll be a raft of prizes to win and even a Guinness World Record to smash – don’t miss a thing…with Xbox.In order to participate in the challenges from the Summer Stadium event, training will be required on one of these highlighted sports titles to be entered into a prize draw with a chance to win 4000 MSP:

http://www.trueachievements.com/FIFA-12-xbox-360.htm
http://www.trueachievements.com/Forza-Motorsport-4-xbox....htm
http://www.trueachievements.com/Kinect-Sports-xbox-360.htm
http://www.trueachievements.com/Dance-Central-2-xbox-360.htm

Have one of these games in your collection and want in on the challenge? Register right here.

Thanks to the Summer Stadium event, Xbox will be potentially making the summer better for kids in the world who are not too well off in life. On a mission to improve the lives and offer better education for "disadvantaged children internationally", Xbox will be supporting the children's charity, Right to Play. More info on the charity itself can be found here. A Guinness World Record attempt will be taking place on Kinect Sports on Saturday June 16th at 6PM (BST), as Xbox will be expecting thousands of runners to take part in the 100 metre sprint. This world record attempt looks to send the donation fund on the rise for the Right to Play charity. Can the Xbox community beat the previous record-breaking attempt?

With all the buzz going on with Football right now, Samsung will be paying a visit to the Summer Stadium and will be bringing along their own competition. Samsung will be giving out prizes up until the end of June which include. Here's the range of goodies Samsung have to offer:

• Be seen on our London Piccadilly big screen – your entry could be broadcast for all the crowd to see
• Fantastic Samsung products up for grabs every week – including a Samsung Smart TV D6000 37”, Samsung Smart Phone Galaxy SII, the latest Samsung Smart Camera NX20 and Xbox 360 console with Kinect Sports game
• An ultimate Samsung home entertainment make-over for our favourite entry – consisting of a Samsung Smart TV ES8000 55”, Samsung home theatre system HT-D6750W, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Samsung Galaxy Note and an Xbox 360 console with Kinect sensor and Kinect Sports game
For chance to get your hands on some of these prizes, or be seen on the London Piccadilly big screen, Samsung wants to know "what it is about Football that matters most to you?". Answers and full details on the competition can be found here.

The FREE Xbox LIVE Weekend itself runs from June 15th through to June 17th.

Credit goes to Watty8883 for this story
Dynamite Andy
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:16
"UK Only" - Makes a change :p.
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:21
What time would the record attempt be in EST time
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litepink
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:28
xGwiZ96x said:What time would the record attempt be in EST time1PM Eastern Time. If Microsoft releases more info we'll possibly run another piece since there was a lot of interest last time.
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Gee x Wiz
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:30
I was a part of it last year
Maybe now this year I can consider myself a 2-Time Guinness World Record Holder
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Gee x Wiz
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:31
I wonder if the reward for being a part of the record group will be the same or different from last time
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:32
Can finally get the "Lets get it on" achievement in Unreal Tournament III with 2 controllers.

No boosting session required......... phew.
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:34
Awesome news for my UK mates
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litepink
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:46
xGwiZ96x said:I wonder if the reward for being a part of the record group will be the same or different from last timeYeah, looking for more of those kind of details. The Xbox UK site wasn't really specific about any awards, or if you needed to d/l a gamerpic or anything
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:46
You can do Kinect Sports Season 2 as well for the training...
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 01:53
Dance Central - Sports? WTF?
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 11:01
You know, it's for UK only because we don't actually get a Summer time, we just get extended Autumn with a s*** load of rain. It's XBox's way of saying, we're sorry, lol!
Grake 77
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 11:28
Thanks for the info, I didn`t know about this. Will definitely go online this weekend as I`m only currently a Silver member but I am considering going Gold.
Shin Gatsurai
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 12:03
What games in particular would this make boosting easy for? Games that allow two accounts on same console for example like fifa games, any ideas?
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 12:16
Any game where you trade wins and dont want to get De ranked is a good choice for free gold ie DOA 4 and Zumba
DaBlackAlbino
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 13:04, Edited on 12 June 12 at 13:04 by DaBlackAlbino
In before the "see, America never gets anything" trolls.

But agreed with previous post.... we don't get summer anymore, although we used too. Fucking global warming.
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 15:03
Watty8883 said:Any game where you trade wins and dont want to get De ranked is a good choice for free gold ie DOA 4 and ZumbaHIt me up for some Zumba! I can't make any accounts but I would love to participate. Only have about 30 done so far.
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 16:03
Is it just one prize of 4,000msp?

Tight arses. Should be at least 10,000msp.
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Posted on 12 June 12 at 16:20
'Please enter valid Gamertag.'

roll

I did...
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