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PlayStation 3 and PSP play nice together, so we've always been a bit baffled as to why Microsoft hasn't created similar synergy between the Xbox 360 and its iPod-chaser, Zune. Now, it looks like MS is taking steps to formally introduce the devices to one another – at least that's what one of...

December 22nd 2008 at 8:51pm 0 Comments
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Another option is now available at retail for shoppers in the U.S. looking to purchase cards loaded with Microsoft Points. In addition to the 1600 Point variety available for $19.99, Microsoft has released a 800 Point card for the easier to swallow price of $9.99. It's convenient, plus gift cards r...

December 19th 2008 at 10:54pm 0 Comments
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Update: Upon further inspection, the pricing for 800 MS point cards looks to be $9.99 making it only $.01 cheaper than 1600 point cards.At retail in the U.S., Microsoft point purchasers only have one buying option and that's a 1600 Microsoft point card for around $19.99. But let's say a customer (a...

December 18th 2008 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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It's the week Xbox Live Arcade purchasers have been looking forward to, because Target stores are selling 1600 Microsoft points cards for the oh so nice price of $15. But that's not all, they also have CoD4, Battlefield: Bad Company or Army of Two for $50 and are also giving away $40 gift cards with...

August 10th 2008 at 4:00am 0 Comments
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For those about to jump into the Gamefly game rental waters, we've come across a promotional offer that'll sweeten the deal and make the entire jumping in process a little easier.Gamefly currently has a promotion running where they're offering all Xbox Live subscribers their first month of rentals f...

June 12th 2008 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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Good news for everyone wondering how the heck Soul Calibur was going to fit within Xbox Live Arcade's puny 150MB limit: although we knew it was planned to up the size limit to 350MB, Xbox Live General Manager Marc Whitten has made it official."We are officially increasing our XBLA game size limits...

May 22nd 2008 at 5:26pm 0 Comments
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While Activision's upcoming Aerosmith-centric flavor of Guitar Hero may still have some of us sitting on the fence, a new partnership between the publisher and 7-Eleven ensures that we can at least enjoy and icy cold Slurpee while considering rocking out to the "bad boys of Boston." Activision and...

May 4th 2008 at 11:40am 0 Comments
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Update: All of FOX's free Microsoft point codes for this promotion are now gone. Congrats to those who got in on the fun.Come and get your free Microsoft points! As part of their marketing fun for Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, FOX is giving away 200 FREE Microsoft points to anyone with an...

January 13th 2008 at 5:15pm 0 Comments
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Okay, we take back our previous last minute holiday gift idea, because this is the ultimate last minute gift.Just launched the other day is a brand new online Windows Live feature that allows you to send and receive Microsoft points for use on Xbox or Zune accounts. But, there are a few stipulations...

December 24th 2007 at 12:30pm 0 Comments