Quantum Break Launching with New Xbox One Bundle on March 29th
Plus pre-order bonuses.
Microsoft has released many various bundles since 2016 began, and there is apparently no signs of letting up as they bring Remedy Entertainment’s latest expereince, Quantum Break, to the fore of a new Xbox One package.
Featuring a 500GB Cirrus White console and matching wireless controller, the Quantum Break Xbox One bundle also includes a full download of the game in question, as well as Remedy’s previous work, Alan Wake and the two add-on packs, “The Signal” and “The Writer.” This bundle will be available a week before the release of the game by itself on March 29th, 2016 for $399 CAD.
According to Xbox Wire, however, those who would rather opt for a traditionally black Xbox One console, “most regions” should be carrying such a package with the game on the same day. So if that’s what you’d rather have, check with your local retailer.
Those who pre-order the digital version of Quantum Break for Xbox One through the Xbox Store, purchase a digital token at participating retailers, or pre-order the above bundle will also receive the Windows 10 version of the game for free, downloadable through the Windows Store by way of a redemption code (to see if you have the right specs to run it, click here. What’s more, each copy comes with a full game download of Alan Wake for Xbox 360, playable on Xbox One via backwards compatibility, as well as the aforementioned downloadable content of “The Signal” and “The Writer.” But if you pre-order through select retailers or the Xbox Store, you’ll also a full-game download of Alan Wake’s American Nightmare, too.
Following is a live-action trailer by Microsoft and Remedy Entertainment which brings the game to life and gives you an idea of what you’re in for:
Quantum Break is a unique experience; one part hard-hitting video game, one part thrilling live action show, featuring a stellar cast, including Shawn Ashmore (X-Men) as the hero Jack Joyce, Aidan Gillen (Game of Thrones) as his nemesis Paul Serene and Dominic Monaghan (Lord of the Rings) as Jack’s genius brother, William. Quantum Break is full of the vivid storytelling, rich characters and dramatic twists Remedy Entertainment are renowned for. Your choices in-game will affect the outcome of this fast-paced fusion between game and show giving the player a completely unique entertainment experience.
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