Welcome to Summer Mode (and for those of you not in Summer, enjoy the fun without the heat)! The only thing better than setting aside some time to really dig into gaming, is to get more rewards, more points and more fun with your friends while doing so. For the next 8 weeks, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members will get access to awesome games, new Perks, double rewards points, sweepstakes, and more.
Let’s jump in!
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks
Dauntless – Available now
Download the exclusive Emerald Steel weapon skins pack for Dauntless, offering seven different skins, along with several supplies to take on your hunt, including Lifespring and Ironhide Pylons. (Not available in South Korea, Taiwan, or Hong Kong)
Postmates – Available now
Claim your 3 months of Unlimited Free Deliveries with Postmates Unlimited. Postmates Unlimited is a subscription service that offers free delivery on every order over $12* from more than 600,000 restaurants, retailers, and convenience stores and offers other membership benefits including exclusive discounts and offers. (Available in the US only, see the Perks gallery for full Terms and Conditions)
Snacks at home or while hunting monsters aren’t our only Perks for you. Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Perks are going to keep rolling out this Summer. We’ve got more with some of your favourite games coming soon!
Double Your Points on Select Ultimate Quests
During Summer Mode, you can complete certain Ultimate Weekly Quests for x2 the points. Here are a few of the games to download and be prepared to earn more! Keep an eye on the Xbox Game Pass Mobile app for all regular and Summer Mode quests:
- Starting 7/28 – Cities: Skylines – 100 Points (x2 from 50 Points): Pass 50 days
- Starting 8/4 – Fallout 76 – 50 Points (x2 from 25 Points): Embark on a new quest for the Overseer
- Starting 8/11 – We Happy Few – 100 Points (x2 from 50 Points): Kill 7 enemies
- Starting 8/18 – Streets of Rogue – 50 Points (x2 from 25 Points): Fight, sneak, and hack your way
- Starting 8/25 – The Turing Test – 100 Points (x2 from 50 Points): Walk 125 Meters
Microsoft Rewards Punch Card
Xbox is only getting started with Summer Mode, and the points are going to keep on coming. Ultimate members, keep an eye on the Microsoft rewards app on console for the summer mode punch card, and punch your way to earning up to 300 points!
Sweepstakes – The Point Chaser
Between now and August 5, if you earn more than 500 gamerscore points, go to the Xbox Game Pass Dash on your console, and enter for the chance to win one of five golden Xbox One X consoles. (Available in the US only)
More rolling out this Summer…
Even if you don’t win the golden Xbox One X console this week, this isn’t the only Sweepstakes for the summer. Xbox will have more ways for you to win,and coming soon you can give to a charity partner by donating your Reward points for a future sweepstakes entry. Keep an eye on the Xbox Game Pass hub on your Xbox One console dashboard for more details this Summer.
Xbox is only getting started with Summer Mode, and there going to keep the points coming. Keep an eye on the Xbox Game Pass mobile app for your quests, and you’ll find we keep slipping in more that are worth double the points!
Big Gaming Weekend
It’s more fun when everyone plays! Later this summer Xbox will have more details to come on the Big Gaming Weekend, where Xbox open up multiplayer and some free games to play that weekend for console and PC! Stay tuned and we’ll share dates and games soon.
Whether you’re an Xbox Game Pass member whose been with Xbox since day one, or someone excited to get some more fun out of their gaming time this summer, there’s a few extras for you all!
Happy Gaming CX readers!