Xbox Live Rewards members will be able to earn a few extras by playing and consuming Xbox Live Arcade games throughout April. Consume! Go on, it's fun and good for you. Consume some more, yes, yesssss.
There are three reward tiers available according to Microsoft PR Man Major Nelson
- Play 20 hours of any combination of arcade games, receive a free avatar item
- Purchase any four arcade games for 400 Microsoft Points or more from Xbox LIVE, receive a one month Xbox LIVE Gold membership
- Spend 3200 Microsoft Points on arcade games, receive 800 Microsoft Points in return.
If you're an Xbox Live Rewards member, you'll automatically be eligible to participate, though remember you'll have to complete all this before the end of April to receive the rewards. Here's what's out this month, if you're interested:
- BattleBlock Theater
- Double Dragon II
- Motocross Madness
- Sacred Citadel
- God Mode
Seriously, Microsoft, PlayStation Plus is ruining you out there. Sort it.