Microsoft Corp. Apr. 1 began holding a one-day sale that discounts select digital download titles for the Xbox 360.
Discounted products include the Assassin’s Creed III Season Pass at 1600 Microsoft Points (MSRP 2400), Battlefield Aftermath at 600 Microsoft Points (MSRP 1200), and Dishonored – Dunwall City Trials at 400 Microsoft Points (MSRP 160).
Microsoft in Jan. said it shipped 5.9 million Xbox 360 consoles in the second fiscal quarter, a decline from 8.2 million units the year prior.
The Entertainment and Devices division, which includes the Xbox business, recorded revenue of $3.8 billion, a 11 percent decline from one year ago.
Operating income increased 15 percent to $596 million.