Microsoft now opening Pre-orders for Day One Edition Xbox Live Gold, Details Revealed

Microsoft has now open a pre-orders for Day One edition Xbox Live Gold. Customers who will pre-orders Day One Xbox Live Gold via Microsoft store will receive (Xbox Live 12 Month Gold Membership, Xbox One digital game, Killer Instinct: Round One Playable with exclusive Shadow Jago and Commemorative Gold membership card).

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iamnsuperman1727d ago

I am surprised they didn't go with an achievement instead of the card.

xHeavYx1727d ago (Edited 1727d ago )

Say someone already has Gold, does that count as" day one"?

n4rc1727d ago

Think you can just extend for another year to gain the extras..

My gold auto renews in December.. May bypass that and add on another year early

kreate1727d ago

I don't think so..
I'm gold member and when I clicked on that ad on the dashboard.

It took me to a payment page costing me $59.99

ShinMaster1726d ago (Edited 1726d ago )

So you gotta pre-order XBL Gold even if you already ha e gold to get the benefits? wow

TeaRunner1726d ago

They already confirmed that your Gold membership will carry over to xbox one. Guessing if you preorder then your subscription would just add 12 months to whatever you got left.

indysurfn1726d ago

Wow reading the title I was thinking now Microsoft is at least competing. But after reading the details I find out I'm not getting a deal? Just a full priced card with a day one decal on it? NO THANKS not that I would EVER go back to Microsoft after they tried to stab me in the back, by stealing my ownership rights from me. But I was hopping it would put pressure on Sony to keep doing great. Some pressure, all Sony has to do to match that sale a system alone with only, word DAY ONE on the plus card (which is way better than gold, free games!).

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s8anicslayer1726d ago (Edited 1726d ago )

How about instead they focus on allocating more hardware for pre-order, limited supplies will next give them a strong foothold upon launch against a Sony machine that is already being made available for hungry consumers after being sold out a few times.

nick3091727d ago

I like the new card... But its silver :S wheres my gold?

xReDeMpTiOnx1727d ago

That's kind of nice just as an extra benefit for getting live day one.

Insomnia_841727d ago

What's the difference between Xbox Live Gold and Day One Edition Xbox Live Gold? The silver card?

creatchee1727d ago

Shadow Jago on the preorder.

admiralvic1726d ago

Not like M$ doesn't have cards now that give you a free game or anything. You're pretty much preordering it for a character and special card, which I guess is a plus, but nothing I would be excited over.

NegativeCreepWA1727d ago

But what if I already have Live?

eezo1727d ago

Your current Gold Memberships will carry over just fine as confirmed by Major Nelson Here:

OrangePowerz1727d ago

I guess his question is if he will also get the stuff as existing Gold member or not.

brich2331727d ago

It will add 12 more months to your live subscription. i dont think you will need this card since i dont see any benefits.

NegativeCreepWA1727d ago

I looked it up.

If you plan on buying KI, you should just get this, you get a year of gold plus the game. A pretty good deal actually.

Though what's the point of the card, does it show up on your gamercard or something?

McScroggz1727d ago

I guess this is cool, but current Xbox Live Gold carries over from Xbox 360 correct?

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