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Get Ready for The Game Awards with Discounts and Demos on the Xbox Store

The Game Awards is today, December 10, and we’re extremely excited to bring to you The Game Awards Sale on the Xbox Store, in which you`ll find up to 67% off on some of the nominees, playable demos of ID@Xbox games, and an Xbox Events page to help watch the big show.

The Game Awards Sale

The Game Awards Sale Hero Image

With up to 67% off on over 120 games, you`ll find great deals on many acclaimed titles including Destiny 2: Beyond Light (25% off), Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Ultimate Edition (17% off), FIFA 21 Champions Edition (60% off), Ori and the Will of the Wisps (50% off), Doom Eternal (67% off), and more. Click here to check out a full list of all the games on sale this week.

Xbox Events Page

The Game Awards Events Page Hero

You can find it on your console by going to the Events app. Want to make sure you don`t miss the event? Mark it as “I’m interested” and check out the details on how to watch it from your console!

Playable Demos

Playable Demos

These demos are now available on your Xbox Dashboard under the The Game Awards Demo Fest section. Current demos available to play are:

  • Echo Generation (Cococucumber) – Coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One in 2021
    Echo Generation follows a gang of kids through otherworldly adventures as they investigate mysterious and supernatural events in their hometown that will change the course of their lives forever.
  • Song of Iron (Escape) – Coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One in 2021
    A moody and provoking action adventure where you dive into a dark Nordic world full of mystery and danger. Your journey will take you far across the land of myths toward the home of the gods. Fight your way through man, monster, and nature itself to reach the end.
  • Genesis Noir (Feral Cat Den/Fellow Traveller) – Coming to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One in 2021
    A noir adventure spanning time and space. When a love triangle between cosmic beings becomes a bitter confrontation, you’ll witness a gunshot fired by a jealous god, The Big Bang. Jump into the expanding universe and search for a way to destroy creation and save your love.
  • Raji: An Ancient Epic – Available Now on Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One
    An action-adventure game set in ancient India. Play as a young girl named Raji who has been chosen by the gods to stand against the demonic invasion of the human realm. Her destiny? To rescue her younger brother and face the demon lord Mahabalasura.

We’re also excited to have the following ID@Xbox titles nominated for The Game Awards in one or more of the categories below:

  • Games for Impact: Spiritfarer (Thunder Lotus Games) and Kentucky Route Zero: TV Edition (Annapurna Interactive)
  • Best Ongoing: No Man’s Sky (Hello Games)
  • Best Indie: Carrion (Phobia Game Studio/Devolver), Spiritfarer (Thunder Lotus Games)
  • Best Community Support: No Man’s Sky (Hello Games)
  • Innovation in Accessibility: Hyperdot (Tribe Games)
  • Best Action: Streets of Rage 4 (Dotemu)
  • Best Sim/Strategy: Crusader Kings III (Paradox Development Studio/Paradox)
  • Best Debut Game: Carrion (Phobia Game Studio/Devolver), Mortal Shell (Cold Symmetry/Playstack), Raji: An Ancient Epic (Nodding Heads Games), RÖKI (Polygon Treehouse)

For a full list of nominees, you can find that here. This is just a small sample of all the great family games on this sale. See the full list of games on Xbox.com. Prices and availability change per region and Country.

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