Best Buy Co. Inc. this week began offering a free copy of Halo 4 with purchase of Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360 Spring Value Bundle in a new retail initiative.
This week, customers who purchase the Xbox 360 Spring Value Bundle will receive a free copy of Halo 4 at $299.99.
The Xbox 360 Spring Value Bundle includes the Xbox 360 250GB hardware, Darksiders II and Batman: Arkham City, Xbox 360 Wireless Controller and Headset, and Xbox Live Gold 1-Month Subscription.
Microsoft in Apr. said the Entertainment and Devices division generated $2.53 billion in the third quarter, a 56 percent increase from 2012.
It held an operating income of $342 million in the quarter.
In addition, the Xbox Live division currently holds 48 million members.
Microsoft will release the Xbox One entertainment system later this year.