Microsoft Announces Two New Xbox One S Bundles
Microsoft is adding two new bundles to its lineup of Xbox One S bundles. Today, the Redmond-based company announced it would be releasing a Halo Wars 2 and Forza Horizon 3 bundle.
Halo Wars 2:
The Halo Wars 2 bundle with come with an Xbox One S with a 1TB hard drive, the Halo Wars 2 Ultimate Edition, and a wireless controller. The Ultimate Edition of Halo Wars 2 comes with four days of early access, a season pass for all of the DLC, and a two-week trial membership for Xbox Live. Additionally, gamers will get access to Halo Wars: Definitive Edition, a remastered version of the original RTS game. This bundle will be available for purchase on February 17th and will cost $349.99. The official release date for Halo Wars 2 is February 21st.
Forza Horizon 3:
Unlike the Halo bundle, the Forza bundle will give consumers an option of choosing between a 1TB hard drive or a 500GB hard drive. The 1TB option will cost $349.99 and the 500GB option will cost $299.99. The bundle will also feature a wireless controller, a two-week trial membership for Xbox Live, and a downloadable copy of Forza Horizon 3. In addition, gamers will get a copy of the game for Windows 10 PC so you can play on both platforms. The 1TB model is currently available on Microsoft’s website and certain U.S. retailers. Both the 500GB and 1TB models of the Xbox One S will be available in all markets on February 7th.
Xbox One S:
The Xbox One S launched on August 7th of last year and is 40 percent smaller than the original Xbox One. Additionally, it features an internal power supply, HDR, and 4K support.
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