Xbox One, Xbox 360 deals: Microsoft discounts 'Call of Duty: Black Ops III,' 'Borderlands,' 'Evolve,' and many more


Microsoft has announced its new set of deals for the week, including “Call of Duty: Black Ops III,” “Evolve,” “Borderlands: The Handsome Collection,” and more. The fresh discounts are valid from now until Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, for all Gold members with a number of titles being available to everyone.

Xbox One deals

Six games have been discounted for all Xbox One players to take advantage of, with Gold subscribers getting an extra 10 percent discount. These include 2K Games titles “Borderlands,” “Evolve,” and “WWE 2K16.” Here are the details.

As part of the ongoing 2K Publisher Sale, “Borderlands: The Handsome Collection” is currently offered at half the price.

“WWE 2K16” and its Digital Deluxe edition are on sale for 25 percent and 30 percent, respectively. It’s Season Pass, which includes the recently released Hall of Fame Showcase DLC, is also discounted at 10 percent.

Meanwhile, “Evolve” and “Evolve Digital Deluxe” are both discounted at 60 percent. The “Evolve Hunting Season 1” and “Evolve Hunting Season 2” add-ons can be bought for 50 percent less.

Last but not least, “The Escapist & The Escapists: The Walking Dead” plus its three add-ons, “Alcatraz,” “Duct Tapes are Forever,” and “Escape Team,” are all discounted at 33 percent.

Xbox 360 discounts

For the Xbox 360, Microsoft has lined up eight Games on Demand titles and four add-ons. All of the deals below are part of the 2K Publisher Sale.

Like the Xbox One deals above, Xbox 360 gamers can also buy “Borderlands” and “WWE 2K16.” However, “WWE 2K16’s” Xbox 360 version gets a bigger discount than the Xbox One version at 40 percent, while the Season Pass is at 10 percent off. Meanwhile, two “Borderlands” titles, “Borderlands 2” and “Borderlands: The Pre-sequel,” and their corresponding season passes are available for 57 percent discount each.

Fans of the “BioShock” series can get their hands on all three installments, “BioShock,” “BioShock 2,” and “BioShock Infinite,” for 57 percent off. “BioShock Infinite’s” Season Pass is also on sale for the same discount.

In addition, “Civilization Revolution” and “Spec Ops: The Line” are both discounted at 70 percent.

Gold exclusives

While all Xbox Live members can avail of the discounts above, the following deals are exclusive to Xbox Gold subscribers. A dozen Xbox One titles are on sale, while 11 Xbox 360 games are discounted for Gold members.

The Xbox One Gold member exclusives include:

  • “Call of Duty: Black Ops III” – Less 33 percent
  • “Call of Duty: Black Ops III Digital Deluxe Edition” – Less 20 percent
  • “Saints Row IV: Re-Elected” – Less 60 percent
  • “Saints Row IV: Re-Elected & Gat out of Hell” – Less 75 percent
  • “Saints Row: Gat out of Hell” – Less 60 percent
  • “Metro 2033 Redux” – Less 75 percent
  • “Metro Redux Bundle” – Less 75 percent
  • “Metro: Last Light Redux” – Less 75 percent
  • “Adventures of Pip” – Less 50 percent
  • “Dragon Ball Xenoverse” – Less 40 percent
  • “The Long Dark” – Less 25 percent
  • “The Escapists” – Less 67 percent
  • “The Escapists DLC Bundle” (add-on) – Less 67 percent

Meanwhile, Xbox 360 Gold subscribers can avail of the following exclusive discounts:

  • “Call of Duty: Black Ops III – Bundle” – Less 40 percent
  • “Saint Row” – Less 80 percent
  • “Saint Row 2” – Less 80 percent
  • “Saint Row IV” – Less 75 percent
  • “Saint Row: Gat out of Hell” – Less 70 percent
  • “Saint Row: The Third” – Less 75 percent
  • “Dead Island” – Less 80 percent
  • “Dead Island Riptide” – Less 80 percent
  • “Escape Dead Island” – Less 80 percent
  • “Metro 2033” – Less 75 percent
  • “Metro: Last Light” – Less 75 percent
  • “Gears of War 2: All Fronts Collection” (add-on) – Less 67 percent
  • “Gears of War 3: Season Pass” (add-on) – Less 67 percent