Info provided by Major Nelson
Earlier this month at the X10 Media event, Microsoft announced the upcoming Xbox LIVE Arcade Block Party* promotion. Today Microsoft have announced additional promotion details and the release schedule1March 3rd: Toy Soldiers -1200 points
March 10: Scrap Metal – 1200 points March 17: Perfect Dark – 800 points March 24: Game Room – Free to download. Individual games will cost 240 to 400 points
ALSO : When you purchase all three Block Party titles and download the free Game Room app you’ll receive 400 Microsoft Points back to your account**! And if you’re an Xbox LIVE Gold Members you’ll also get an extra month of Gold absolutely free**!
From Noon ET Friday, March 26, – Noon ET Monday, March 29 Block Party is making it easy for you to play together with an Xbox LIVE Multiplayer Unlock weekend! For this weekend only, Microsoft have UNLOCKED the online multiplayer features of all Block Party titles for Xbox LIVE Silver Members to play for free (games sold separately).
NOTE : 1This is the current release schedule for Block Party titles. As with everything game release related, dates are subject to change.
*Depending on your region, you may see this promotion called House party. The above information applies.
**FREE GIFT OFFER TERMS:
So what’s everyone think of this little Block Party / House Party Deal ?? I know that most of you were not that excited about Game Room. But what you all think about the 3 other games being released ?