Microsoft final fall launched restricted Xbox One gifting options within the Microsoft Retailer. The function turned out to be a giant hit amongst players and now, Microsoft is increasing this system in a giant method.
Up up to now, solely choose Xbox One titles had been eligible for gifting together with downloadable content material and subscriptions to Xbox Stay Gold and Xbox Sport Go. Now, all Xbox One video games qualify for digital gifting.
Greatest but, Microsoft has added PC video games and PC downloadable content material like map packs and skins to the combination.
To ship a digital reward, merely navigate to the product you wish to purchase on the Microsoft Retailer and choose Purchase as Present. You’ll be capable to enter the e-mail deal with of the reward recipient or choose their Gamertag out of your checklist of Xbox Stay pals. They’ll obtain a code and directions on methods to redeem it.
Microsoft does have a number of restrictions in place that you may want to concentrate on. For instance, purchasers can solely purchase two discounted merchandise – and a complete of 10 discounted merchandise – in a 14-day interval (there’s no restrict for reward purchases made at full value). Moreover, gifting of Xbox 360 and Xbox unique video games, free merchandise, pre-orders and digital forex is prohibited.
John Smith, senior director of Microsoft Retailer product advertising, said all PC video games needs to be out there for gifting by Could 11 (at this time).