Activision Starts an XBL Sale

Activision Starts an XBL Sale

Sport, super heroes and more at half price

Written by punkyliar on 01 October 13 at 20:31

The special Xbox LIVE sales seem to be making a return. Following on from last week's 2K sale, Activision takes its turn in the spotlight with a hefty discount on Games on Demand, Xbox LIVE Arcade titles and a few pieces of related DLC. Here's the full list:

Arcade Games

3D Ultra Minigolf Adventures - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250
Arkadian Warriors - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47
Assault Heroes - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250
Assault Heroes 2 - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250
Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250
Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved² - 50% discount - Now US$4.99 / £3.39 / €4.74 / AU$4.97 / ¥500
Gin Rummy - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250
Golf: Tee It Up! - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD - 50% discount - Now US$7.49 / £4.99 / €7.19 / AU$7.47 / ¥750
Vigilante 8 Arcade - 50% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250

Games on Demand

Crash Bandicoot: Mind Over Mutant - 50% discount - Now US$19.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97
Crash Of The Titans - 50% discount - Now US$9.99 / £9.99 / €14.99 / AU$14.97
Deadpool - 20% discount - Now US$39.99 / £31.99 / €47.99 / AU$79.96
Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse - 50% discount - Now US$29.99 / £24.99 / €29.99 / AU$39.97
Gun - 50% discount - Now US$9.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97
NASCAR The Game: Inside Line - 50% discount - Now US$29.99
Prototype - 50% discount - Now US$9.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97
Spider-Man 3 - 50% discount - Now US$14.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97
Spider-Man: Edge of Time - 50% discount - Now US$14.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$19.97
Spider-Man: Friend or Foe - 50% discount - Now US$14.99 / AU$9.97
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions - 50% discount - Now US$14.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97
Spider-Man: Web of Shadows - 50% discount - Now US$14.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - 50% discount - Now US$14.99 / £9.99 / €14.99 / AU$24.97
Transformers: War For Cybertron - 50% discount - Now US$9.99 / £9.99 / €14.99 / AU$14.97
X-Men: Destiny - 50% discount - Now US$19.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$24.97
X-Men Origins: Wolverine - 50% discount - Now US$14.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97

Game Add-Ons

Deadpool - 20% discount
• "Merc With A Map Pack" - Now US$2.39 / £1.59 / €2.28 / AU$2.36

Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse - 50% discount
• "Peter Griffin's Man Boob Mega Sweat Pack" - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater HD - 50% discount
• "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 HD Revert Pack" - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥250

Transformers: War For Cybertron - 50% discount
• "Map and Character Pack #1" - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47
• "Map and Character Pack #2" - Now US$2.49 / £1.74 / €2.39 / AU$2.47

X-Men Origins: Wolverine - 50% discount
• "Weapon X Arena" - Now US$4.99 / £3.39 / €4.74 / AU$4.97 / ¥500

The sale will last until October 7th, so don't wait too long to pick up these games.
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pezza888
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 20:34
Some good stuff here
Toaster Ham
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 20:40
Anyone have any thoughts on which of those Spider-Man games is worth playing, if any?
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 20:46
Nothing for me personally, but good sale.
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 20:48
pezza888 said:Some good stuff hereYou are 3GS away from THE perfect gamerscore!

OT: meh, the arcade games are old, and the Games on Demand are too expensive.

Still, something for those who want to get some stuff they've missed.
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 20:50
Toaster Ham said:Anyone have any thoughts on which of those Spider-Man games is worth playing, if any?All are good except 3 it hasn't aged well and the achievements are not easy...I think friend or foe is great if you want a simple experience but 14.99 is still pricey...go shattered dimensions!!
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grex9101 said:pezza888 said:Some good stuff hereYou are 3GS away from THE perfect gamerscore!

OT: meh, the arcade games are old, and the Games on Demand are too expensive.

Still, something for those who want to get some stuff they've missed.
Uhm you mean Trueachievement score don't you?

Would be nice if Activision puts up a CoD DLC sale next time.
pezza888
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grex9101 said:pezza888 said:Some good stuff hereYou are 3GS away from THE perfect gamerscore!
Haha yeah, hopefully some of my achievements increase in ta score a little bit! 66,666 would be pretty crazy!
grex9101
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Itzz Sh0wt1m3 said:grex9101 said:pezza888 said:Some good stuff hereYou are 3GS away from THE perfect gamerscore!
.
Uhm you mean Trueachievement score don't you?

Why, yes.

Yes I did. laugh facepalm
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 21:01
Shattered Dimensions and its sequel Edge of Time are both great. Edge of Time was in development first so while they do share similarities there are also apparent differences between the two. They're as accurate to the source material as you can get (including the dialogue, which is something you really want with a Spider-Man game).
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 21:12
Any recommendations for Prototype? Looks interesting, I'll have to see if there's a demo if nothing else.
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Prototype was fun. If you don't mind the absurd difficulty spike around the half-way mark.
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 21:16
no thank crap sale ! i can wait near xmas day lot games 85% off..
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Hang on, so I can't even get NASCAR as a download if I want it outside America?
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 21:20
I like the way you have added the discount percentage punkyliar. This is especially useful for those of us who use a different currency.
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HolyHa1fDead said:I like the way you have added the discount percentage punkyliar. This is especially useful for those of us who use a different currency.I threw that in with my last sale article and it seemed popular. It also broke up the mass of blue a little.
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 21:39
Got my hopes up on the Black Ops II season pass being on sale...
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 22:00
I was hoping for Call of Duty DLC discount, oh well. cry
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 22:02
The sale on games from Games on Demand is a joke. I've been thinking about getting Family Guy for a while and they have it on sale for $30. I then checked Amazon.com and they have it on disc for only $20. It's pretty pathetic how often I see sale prices more expensive than getting a disc copy instead.
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Posted on 01 October 13 at 22:12
I'm a sucker for Spidey and although many of the other GonD titles can be found cheaper in disc, it's hard to find the web slinger's ones for less than this. I have Shattered Dimensions and love it. Getting Web of Shadows and Edge of Time.
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