Microsoft Corp. this week discounted select Microsoft Game Studios titles in the Xbox Live division in a new spring sales initiative.
Discounted titles include Trials Evolution at 800 Microsoft Points (MSRP 1200), Magic 2013 at 400 Microsoft Points (MSRP 800), Trials HD at 400 Microsoft Points (MSRP 800), Hydro Thunder at 600 Microsoft Points (MSRP 1200), Dust: An Elysian Tail at 600 Microsoft Points (MSRP 1200), and Mark of the Ninja at 600 Microsoft Points (MSRP 1200).
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.