Microsoft Adds To Xbox 360 ‘Platinum Hits’ Line

February 22, 2007

Microsoft has announced that it plans to add to its line of discounted ‘Platinum Hits’ games for the Xbox 360, which was extended to the next-gen console in both Europe and the U.S. last fall.

Adding to already cheapened titles Perfect Dark Zero, Project Gotham Racing 3, Kameo: Elements of Power, and Need for Speed Most Wanted, each of which carries an MSRP of $29.99, March 16 will see the discounted release of Battlefield 2: Modern Combat, Burnout Revenge, Fight Night Round 3, Call of Duty 2, Dead or Alive 4, Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter, Top Spin 2, and Table Tennis.

Europeans will also be able to pick up some newly discounted games next month for 29.99 euros ($38.35), including Call of Duty 2, Dead or Alive 4, Project Gotham Racing 3, Table Tennis, Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter, and Tomb Raider: Legend.

Microsoft has also extended the program to other global regions as well, with Japan getting Battlefield 2: Modern Combat, Burnout Revenge, Perfect Dark Zero, and Chrome Hounds, each for 2,800 yen ($23) in March. The Asia Pacific region, on the other hand, will be getting Dead or Alive 4, N3: Ninety-Nine Nights,Project Gotham Racing 3, and Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter in March, with different areas getting slightly different prices.