Xbox E3 2019 Deals Includes $100 Price Drop on XB1X Alongside Big Discounts on Recent Games; XB1S Fortnite Battle Royale Special Edition Bundle Announced
Ahead of next week’s Xbox E3 2019 event, Microsoft has announced some interesting deals on consoles, games and accessories.
Those who are in the market for an Xbox One console will be happy to learn that Microsoft will temporarily be dropping the prices of its consoles, including the Xbox One X, the Xbox One S and the Xbox One S All-digital edition. One of the most interesting offerings might be Microsoft’s enhanced Xbox One console, the Xbox One X, which will be receiving a temporary price drop of $100. Other deals include a price drop of $50 on Xbox One S bundles and the new Xbox One S All-Digital Edition.
Alongside these price drops, Microsoft has now officially announced the all-new Xbox One S Fortnite Battle Royale Special Edition bundle. The purple Fortnite bundle already leaked last month, and has now been made official. The Fortnite Battle Royale Special Edition bundle includes a Special Edition purple 1TB Xbox One S, the Dark Vertex cosmetic set featuring Legendary Outfit, Epic Glider, and Rare Pickaxe (available in free Battle Royale and Creative modes only), 2000 v-bucks, and one month Xbox Live Gold subscription and Xbox Game Pass trial.
Other deals include a $10 discount on black, white, special edition and limited-edition Xbox Wireless Controllers. Controllers created using Microsoft's Xbox Design Lab start at $64.99 for a limited time only.
According to Microsoft, players can also expect discounts up to 75% on select games, including including discounts on newly released titles such as Mortal Kombat 11, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, and Tom Clancy’s The Division 2.