Microsoft Hot Arcade Offer

By Rebecca Smith, 8 years ago
Microsoft have quietly added a new offer to the Xbox dashboard. They are giving 400 MSP away when you buy two games from the list below. To qualify for the gift you have to first download the Hot Arcade Offer gamer picture, then buy the content between 12:01 AM EST on December 1st, 2010 and 11:59 PM EST on December 20th, 2010.

The featured games are:

Battlefield 1943
Blacklight: Tango Down
Castlevania: Harmony of Despair
Comic Jumper
Costume Quest
DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue
Hydrophobia (according to the dashboard. It is NOT listed on the official website in the external link)
Hydro Thunder Hurricane
Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light
LIMBO (Xbox 360)
Marvel vs. Capcom 2
Monday Night Combat
Plants vs. Zombies
Shadow Complex
Super Meat Boy
Toy Soldiers
Trials HD

According to the official Xbox website, Sonic 4 should be in this offer, however it is not advertised as such on the dashboard. It is currently being replaced by Hydrophobia on the dashboard.

Terms and conditions taken from the dashboard:

Limit one (1) gift per person. The bonus points will either be deposited automatically into your Xbox LIVE account after the end of the offer period, or sent to you via token to the e-mail tied to the Xbox LIVE account used to make the purchase. Please allow 4 weeks for delivery (on or around January 17, 2011). Microsoft points must be used by June 30, 2011. Offer available Worldwide, excluding Italy, Japan, Russia, Poland, Brazil, South Africa, Greece, Columbia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Chile and Slovakia only while supplies last, is non-transferable, not redeemable for cash, and cannot be combined with any other offer.
Here's a link to the Games Marketplace for those of you who can't wait to start downloading.
Credit for this story goes to
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.