Xbox Live Gold Is Free This Weekend

by Ben Reeves on Nov 29, 2012 at 02:54 PM

If you still haven't committed to an Xbox Live Gold subscription, but you're intching to play Halo 4 or some other online multiplayer this wekend then this weekend is just for you. From Thursday, November 29 through Sunday, December 2, Microsoft is unlocking Xbox LIVE Gold. That's now!

According to Major Nelson, Xbox Live Gold will be free in the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Republic of Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. It seems that Europe is out of luck, but the rest of us will be able to enjoy online gaming, Internet Explorer, Video Kinect, and Microsoft's catalog of entertainment apps, such as Netflix and Last.FM. Pretty good deal. Go get at it. 

[Source: Joystiq]