Even if you’ve never joined the prodigious ranks of the Xbox Live Gold subscribers, or whether you’ve simply allowed your honorable title to fall by the wayside, you can get a temporary pass to the Gold Zone this weekend. From today through Monday, free users will find their status upgraded, giving them access to the online multiplayer functionality usually reserved for their premium counterparts.
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Of course, there’s no such thing as a free lunch — Microsoft is asking that folks participating in the freekend help break an extremely specific Guinness world record using Kinect Sports: “The most people running a virtual 100m dash at one time.” That … that can’t be a very large number to beat, can it? Regardless, if you’d like to participate (and grab a free Avatar shirt at the same time)
Will you be playing on an Xbox Live Gold subscription this weekend?
- Of course... No weekend is complete without it (325%, 26 Votes)
- Hell Yes! (225%, 18 Votes)
- I don't play Xbox, I just sit at home staring at the wall. (75%, 6 Votes)
- I'm being forced out of the house... (0%, 1 Votes)
Total Voters: 8