Wal-Mart Stores Inc. this week began holding a new Buy 2 Get 1 Free game sale for Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 in a new online sales initiative.
This week, customers who purchase two select game titles will receive a bonus title at no additional cost.
Eligible titles include Alpha Protocol, Soulcalibur IV, EA Sports MMA, Lost Planet 2, Duke Nukem Forever, Crackdown 2, and Grand Theft Auto IV.
The Xbox 360 sold 371,000 units to rank as the No. 1 game hardware in Mar. in figures provided by NPD Group Inc.
The figure was down from 433,000 units one year ago.
The ranking marks the 15th consecutive month the Xbox 360 has ranked as the No. 1 hardware in the states. In addition, the hardware held above 40 percent share of total next-generation console sales.