Free Xbox 360 Live Gold Weekend : Play Online Games

If you love playing games on the Xbox 360, then Microsoft now offers Free Xbox 360 Live Gold  status for every U.S. Xbox 360 gamer for the entire weekend!

A Microsoft press release says

“The Verizon-sponsored Free Xbox Live Gold Weekend will feature 72 hours of nonstop events, constituting the largest programming effort of online Xbox multiplayer games ever. Events will include the following:

— A 72-hour multiplayer schedule of the most exciting games on Xbox 360
— Xbox Live Arcade leaderboard tournaments
— Xbox Live Play and Win contests
— Xbox Live veterans hosting new gamers on Xbox Live

In addition, the exclusive Verizon One Million Microsoft Points giveaway offers gamers the chance to win points to purchase the latest Xbox Live Marketplace digital downloadable content, including Xbox Live Arcade titles and the hottest game and entertainment content, while supplies last.”

Free Xbox Live Gold Weekend will run from March 31 to April 2 exclusively sponsored by Verizon. The fine print reads some eligibility requirements – U.S. residents only. Broadband connection, Xbox 360 storage device (hard drive or memory unit), and free Xbox Live Silver membership required.

An Xbox Live Gold Membership is the complete online entertainment experience that’s only available on Xbox 360. It lets you engage in competitive online multiplayer matches using the new TrueSkill matchmaking system. In fact, Xbox Live Gold is the only way to play online.

Get the full online multiplayer experience with your Xbox Live Gold Membership over the weekend and enjoy playing games.