Microsoft to reward gamers for playing Xbox Live Arcade titles

By Shawn Knight
Mar 28, 2013
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  1. Microsoft is launching a new feature starting April 1 that will reward gamers for doing what they love most: playing games. It’s called MyPunchcard and it works by rewarding players with freebies or incentives for playing select titles via Xbox...

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  2. Sounds like an April Fool's joke. Thank you, Microsoft.
  3. tehbanz

    tehbanz TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 183   +10

    April 1st...
  4. davislane1

    davislane1 TechSpot Guru Posts: 1,177   +436

    Sony has had a similar program in place for a while. I'm surprised to hear that Microsoft is just now rolling this out.
  5. Tekkaraiden

    Tekkaraiden TechSpot Maniac Posts: 892   +52

    I wonder if they will expire like the last promo.
  6. TS-56336

    TS-56336 TechSpot Booster Posts: 571   +98

    No Xbox 360 for me. Thanks though.
  7. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,696   +872

    MS seems desperate.
  8. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,858   +343

    MS is very desperate. Not like they are outselling every other console or something.
    In all seriousness, though, their xbox division is likely doing better than their OS division.
  9. JC713

    JC713 TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 6,696   +872

    If only Ubuntu Touch had a better app environment. Then Windows will die.
    ikesmasher likes this.
  10. PinothyJ

    PinothyJ TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 429   +15

    Sound like Ubisoft's achievement system with uPlay...


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