XBL Sale Roundup: May 13th, 2014

By Rebecca Smith, 2 years ago
This week's Deal of the Week prepares players for the worst case scenario by giving them plenty of practice in the vanquishing of zombies. There are discounts on suitably themed XBLA games, DLC and Games on Demand. All of the Deal of the Week discounts are exclusive to Gold Xbox LIVE members.

Arcade Games

How to Survive - 50% discount - Now US$7.49 / £4.99 / €7.19 / AU$7.47 / ¥771
Plants vs. Zombies - 75% discount - Now US$3.74 / £2.49 / €3.59 / AU$3.73 / ¥385
State of Decay - 50% discount - Now US$9.99 / £6.74 / €9.49 / AU$9.97
Zombie Apocalypse: Never Die Alone - 66% discount - Now US$3.39 / £2.29 / €3.22 / AU$3.38
Zombie Driver HD - 75% discount - Now US$2.49 / £1.68 / €2.37 / AU$2.48 / ¥250

DLC with Achievements

https://www.trueachievements.com/Call-of-Duty-Black-Ops....htm - 50% discount
• "Call of Duty®: Black Ops II Season Pass" - Now US$24.99 / £17.00 / €24.00 / AU$32.47 - This bundle contains five DLC packs, four of which have achievements.

Red Dead Redemption - 75% discount
• "Undead Nightmare Collection" - Now US$4.99 / £3.37 / €4.74 / AU$4.98 - This bundle contains three DLC packs, all of which have achievements.

Retail DLC without Achievements

https://www.trueachievements.com/Call-of-Duty-Black-Ops....htm - 50% discount
• "Call of Duty®: Black Ops II: Nuketown Zombies" - Now US$2.49 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.92 / ¥250

Games on Demand

Dead Island (Xbox 360) - 50% discount - Now US$9.99 / £7.49 / €9.99 / AU$14.97
Dead Island Riptide (Xbox 360) - 60% discount - Now US$11.99 / £9.99 / €11.99 / AU$19.98
Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare (Xbox 360) - 33% discount - Now US$20.09 / £16.74 / €20.09 / AU$26.76

Xbox One gamers get a single title on sale, but at least it fits in with the theme:

Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare - 25% discount - Now US$29.99 / £25.99 / €29.99 / AU$37.35

If you're afraid of zombies or just don't have an Xbox LIVE Gold membership, perhaps this week's Square Enix sale would be more your type of thing. This sale includes a single XBLA game, Games on Demand and various bits of DLC. The discounts are open to every Xbox LIVE member.

Arcade Games

Quantum Conundrum - 67% discount - Now US$4.94 / £3.29 / €4.74 / AU$4.93 / ¥407

Games on Demand

Battlestations: Pacific - 80% discount - Now US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$7.99
Deus Ex: Human Revolution - 67% discount - Now US$4.94 / £3.95 / €4.94 / AU$6.58
Dungeon Siege III - 75% discount - Now US$4.99 / £3.74 / €6.24 / AU$7.48
Hitman: Blood Money - 67% discount - Now US$6.59 / £3.95 / €6.59 / AU$9.88
Just Cause 2 - 67% discount - Now US$4.94 / £3.95 / €4.94 / AU$6.58
Just Cause 2 (JP) - 67% discount - Now ¥1,221
Kane & Lynch: Dead Men - 75% discount - Now US$4.99 / £3.74 / €4.99 / AU$7.48
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII - 50% discount - Now US$29.99 / £19.99 / €29.99 / AU$34.97 / ¥3600
THIEF (Xbox 360) - 25% discount - Now US$44.99 / £29.99 / €44.99 / AU$59.96
Tomb Raider - 55% discount - Now US$13.49 / £8.99 / €17.99 / AU$22.47

Retail DLC without Achievements

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII - 50% discount
• "FF LEGENDS Collection" - Now US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.72 / ¥514
• "The Premium Collection" - Now US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.72 / ¥514
• "The Samurai Collection" - Now US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.72 / ¥514

THIEF (Xbox 360) - 33% discount
• "Thief - Booster Pack: Ghost" - Now US$0.66 / £0.52 / €0.66 / AU$0.90
• "Thief - Booster Pack: Opportunist" - Now US$0.66 / £0.52 / €0.66 / AU$0.90
• "Thief - Booster Pack: Predator" - Now US$0.66 / £0.52 / €0.66 / AU$0.90
• "Thief - The Bank Heist" - Now US$3.34 / £2.67 / €3.34 / AU$4.45
• "Thief- The Forsaken - Challenge Map" - Now US$3.34 / £2.67 / €3.34 / AU$4.45

Tomb Raider - 50% discount
• "1939 Multiplayer Map Pack" - Now US$1.99 / £1.34 / €1.89 / AU$1.97 / ¥231
• "Caves and Cliffs Multiplayer Map Pack" - Now US$2.49 / £1.64 / €2.39 / AU$2.47 / ¥288
• "Shipwrecked Multiplayer Map Pack" - Now US$1.99 / £1.34 / €1.89 / AU$1.97 / ¥231
• "Tomb Raider Online Survival Pack Unlock" - Now US$3.49 / £2.34 / €3.34 / AU$3.47 / ¥401
• "Tomb Raider Adventure Pack Unlock" - Now US$3.49 / £2.34 / €3.34 / AU$3.47 / ¥401

All of these deals are valid until May 19th, 2014. We will update the article once all of the prices have been changed on the Games Store.
Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.