Xbox Store Countdown Sale Rings in the New Year

Microsoft’s annual Countdown sale for the Xbox Store is back and bringing lots of savings.

Every year, the Xbox Store helps ring in the new year with the Countdown sale. The saleĀ is back to help end 2016 and usher in 2017. Beginning December 22, Xbox player can log into the Xbox Store and experience great deals on hundreds of games, movies, TV shows, music, and apps. There will be deals on both Xbox One and Xbox 360 with titles up to 60% off. You’ll even find discounts on some of 2016s most popular games, including Final Fantasy XV, Battlefield 1, Watch Dogs 2 and many more. Over 40 backwards compatible titles will be on sale, though Microsoft did not reveal what these titles are.

Xbox Live Gold members will get an extra 10% off all deals during Countdown. Not a member? Well, Microsoft is making it cheap to become one. During the Countdown sale, Xbox owners can get their first month of Xbox Live Gold for only $1.

Countdown will run from December 22-January 19. Each day will contain new deals, so be sure to keep checking the Xbox Store for all the great deals!