Microsoft's Daily Holiday Deals - Week 2

By Aeris Gainzbrah, 9 years ago
And so, we are already into week 2 of the Daily Holiday Deals. I'll be taking over from the rather lovely zigs00 who did a sterling job last week of keeping you posted on the latest deals and offer and hopefully, I'm about to do the same! So, just as a reminder:

Remember the December Marketplace Schedule post? And this lovely part of the news?

Fight the urge to sneak a peek at your presents from the family and let Xbox LIVE Marketplace fill your December with holiday surprises. Starting December 18 through December 31, enjoy limited time, one-day discounts on select Xbox LIVE Marketplace content every day – games, movies, blockbuster game add-ons, holiday themes, you name it! Available to all Xbox LIVE Gold and Silver members, everyone can celebrate the countdown to the New Year with a special offer from Xbox LIVE!
Well, keep your eyes peeled on the news and we'll keep you informed of every single deal over the next week! This post will be updated daily with each deal, so please don't forget to keep looking. We're here to save you money and get you some tasty deals and freebies! So, without further ado...

December 25th - The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition
Price: 400MSP (50% reduction from 800MSP)
Pirates! Adventure! Monkeys! Relive the hilarious swashbuckling misadventures of the wannabe pirate Guybrush Threepwood as he attempts to become the most infamous pirate in the Caribbean! Back by popular demand, The Secret of Monkey Island™: Special Edition faithfully re-imagines the internationally-acclaimed classic pirate adventure game from LucasArts in gorgeous HD detail. Featuring an all new re-imagined contemporary art style, hand-drawn and presented in 1080p, complete voice over by members of the original Monkey Island™ franchise cast, a re-mastered musical score using live instruments, plus scene-for scene-hot swap to seamlessly transition between Special Edition and Classic modes at anytime.
Merry Christmas!

December 26th - Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers (Japan and Korea Only)
Price: 400MSP (50% Reduction from 800MSP)
Magic: The Gathering — Duels of the Planeswalkers brings the world’s premier trading card game to your living room! Play single and multiplayer campaign modes, test your skills with unique challenges, and engage online opponents via Xbox LIVE. With multiple game modes, an interactive tutorial, leaderboards, and achievements, Duels of the Planeswalkers has something for everyone!

And for all you people in Zune regions:
Movie Rentals for just 80MSP. Varying per region, check your Dash for more information.
The Fugitive (UK)
Battle for Terra (US)
Crocodile Hunter (Aus)
Showgirls (Belgium)

December 27th - Mothership Zeta, Point Lookout, Operation Anchorage, Broken Steel and The Pitt downloadable content for Fallout 3
Price: 400MSP each (50% Reduction from 800MSP each)

December 28th - Rolling Stones Live Track Pack for Guitar Hero 5
Price: 360 MSP (50% reduction from 720MSP)
Downloadable Track Pack featuring "Prodigal Son (Live)", "You Gotta Move (Live)", "Under My Thumb (Live)", "I'm Free (Live)", "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction (Live)" by The Rolling Stones.

December 28th - Zune Movie Rentals, varying per region. Check your Dashboard.
Price: 80MSP

Braid (Japan and Korea Only)
Price: 560MSP (Reduced from 1200MSP)
Manipulate the flow of time. Rescue the Princess. Contemplate the world; save yourself. The full version of Braid allows you to visit all the worlds, and thus use all the time-manipulation powers. Perhaps you will find the Princess and rescue her.

December 30th - Castle Crashers
Price: 560MSP (Reduced from 1200MSP)
Unlock the full version of Castle Crashers and start your journey into a world of magic and mystery! Battle your way across frozen tundra’s, deadly lava fields, and rival kingdoms in search of your kidnapped princess in this epic adventure. Eliminate your enemies with over 20 unlockable characters, 40 weapons to customize your hero with, and an arsenal of combos and magical attacks to choose from. Adventure together like never before - up to 4 can team up on the same console or over Xbox LIVE!

December 31st - Battlefield 1943
Price: 560MSP (Reduction from 1200MSP)
Battlefield 1943 is a multiplayer-only game that lets you enjoy the thrills of Pacific WW2 battles! Pick your path - be it as a rifleman, a steel fisted tank commander, or ace fighter pilot dog fighting to protect the skies. Play as a lone wolf or with your friends, coordinating to turn the tide of battle.