Sunset Overdrive sale for Gold members, new achievements

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Sunset Overdrive is on sale for Xbox Live Gold members, 40 percent off its normal tag of $60, making it a cool $36. The sale is on for "a limited time," Microsoft says in a press release.

Also live today, Sunset Overdrive gets three new Buck National-themed achievements, each worth 25 points: "Hardcore!: Buck National vs The Apocalypse," "Hardcore!: Buck Strikes Back" and "Hardcore!: Buck Stops Here." Each achievement is for beating a particular score in each of those challenges – 600,000 for Apocalypse, 564,500 for Strikes Back and 703,700 on Stops Here.

While we're here, a question for the room: Do you love or hate Sunset Overdrive?
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Calling all Sunset Overdrive Overachievers: New Achievements and Savings


Like all important life lessons taught in video games, "Sunset Overdrive" strives to provide a deeper connection to fans by offering a meaningful and enriching...ah, who are we kidding?

We just want to challenge players to have more fun while air-dashing over Sunset City and causing mayhem with the TNTeddy. And to help and reward you intrepid fun-seeking, gamerscore and achievement hunters, Insomniac Games has upped the ante announcing today that they have added three new Buck National themed challenges with each achievement worth 25 gamerscore points.

See below for more details on these challenges and achievements and stay tuned for more new achievements in the coming months and the next explosive new add-on pack soon.

Hardcore!: Buck National vs The Apocalypse
Beat the score of 600,000 on the Challenge "Buck's National vs The Apocalypse."

Hardcore!: Buck Strikes Back
Beat the score of 564,500 on the Challenge "Buck's Strikes Back."

Hardcore!: Buck Stops Here
Beat the score of 703,700 on the Challenge "Buck's Stops Here."

And for Xbox Live Gold Members who haven't jumped feet first into the wonderfully chaotic world of "Sunset Overdrive" there's no better time to join the party than right now. Starting today, "Sunset Overdrive" is 40% off for a limited time on the Xbox Game Store.
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