Here's When the Xbox Store Black Friday Sale Starts

Xbox Live Gold subscribers will get early access to Xbox One and Xbox 360 discounts.


Microsoft has revealed its Black Friday sale, which will offer Xbox One and Xbox 360 content at a discount, will kick off on the Xbox Store from November 24. Those with an Xbox Live Gold subscription, however, can get early access from November 20.

Among the deals highlighted in a teaser video, which you can watch above, were Xbox Live Gold subscriptions for $1. The video also states "over 150 games" will go on sale with saving of "up to 40-60 percent. According to Microsoft, customers will also be able to save 10 percent more during the early access period.

In other Black Friday news, Amazon has reduced the price of its Prime membership in the UK by £20, offering it for £59 instead of £79. The discount comes ahead of the Black Friday sale season, when it will heavily discount a range of products, including video games.

In the lead up, the online retailer is having a Countdown to Black Friday event, where it says it will offer "tens of thousands" more deals through its Black Friday hub. This promotion will run from November 27 until December 22. Take a look at the video game hub of Amazon's Black Friday page to see all the video game currently offers.

GameSpot will be monitoring Amazon's video game offers and providing you with updates on the best ones as they appear. Keep checking back with us for more Amazon Black Friday deals and offers from other retailers in the lead up to the shopping bonanza later this month.

You can also check out overall list of the best Black Friday deals we've found so far, or check out our comprehensive list of deals broken up by console:

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