Microsoft have published a sales guide for the holidays in the US, this particular blog post focusing on ‘Black Friday’ and the available discounts on select Xbox Series consoles and up to 50 and 67% savings on digital games and select Xbox Game Studio titles + PC digital releases. Plus save up to $10 on select wireless controllers and get free engravings on the Elite Series 2 with Xbox Design Lab.
More specifically, sales start on the following dates:
Starting November 17:
- Save up to 50% on digital games
- Save up to 65 % on select games from Xbox Game Studios
- Save up to 67% on select PC digital games
Starting November 18:
- $50 off select Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles
- Save $10 on select Xbox Wireless Controllers
Starting November 23:
- Get free engraving on the Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 created with Xbox Design Lab
The following console bundles are on $50 discount:
Xbox Series X – Save $50: Experience true 4K gaming, faster load times and gameplay of up to 120fps* with Xbox Series X, the fastest, most powerful Xbox ever. Plus, the Xbox Series X Diablo IV Bundle and Xbox Series X Forza Horizon 5 Bundle are also $50 off for Black Friday while supplies last!
Xbox Series S Starter Bundle – Save $50: Easily jump into the world of gaming on Xbox with the Xbox Series S Starter Bundle for only $249.99 USD. This bundle includes everything you need to play right out of the box with the next-gen speed and performance of Xbox Series S and access to hundreds of games—including Starfield, Forza Motorsport, and Minecraft Legends—with three months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate**. For more information about the Xbox Starter Bundle, visit xbox.com.
In addition to $50 off select Xbox consoles, check out our full line-up of must-see Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on xbox.com , on Microsoft Store and at participating retailers worldwide. Pricing, availability and offer periods will vary by region and retailer. Available while supplies last.
A full list of the Black Friday game sales are included on the Xbox Wire article, with titles like Starfield, Forza Motorsport + Forza Horizon 5 Premium Edition Bundle, EA Sports FC 24, NBA 2K24, Mortal Kombat 1, Assassin’s Creed Mirage, Diablo IV, and more going on sale. PC titles like The Jackbox Party Pack 10, Disneyland Adventures, and Destiny 2: Lightfall will see their discounts on Friday as well. 20 pages for your perusal.
Not a bad time for gifting. Spend responsibly and remember your backlog still exists.