E3 2018: 13 Insane Announcements That Could Actually Happen

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The company has announced that it's dropping the price of its 4K Xbox One X console for the first time.

Likewise, the Xbox One S will be dropped in price beginning on June 7, with the 500GB Xbox One S going for $199 and the 1TB version for $249. Those include Monster Hunter: World, Assassin's Creed Origins, Sea of Thieves, and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.

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Benefiting from the current expansion of Xbox backwards compatibility to include the original Xbox console this month Xbox Game Pass subscribers are in for a treat thanks to the addition of four Star Wars titles - good ones too. All special edition, limited edition, black and white controllers will be $10 off and Xbox Design Lab custom controllers will start at $70.

You'll also be able to get discounts on Xbox One services. The upcoming deals were detailed on Xbox Wire.

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E3 2018 kicks off in about a week, and if you were waiting for Xbox to unveil some sales before purchasing a new system, you made the right choice. The sale will run until June 23, well after E3 2018, so gamers will have the chance to think about what Microsoft will unveil at the annual video game event. The first month of an Xbox Live Gold membership will also be available for a buck. DLC for games you already have in your library will be on sale for at least 50 percent off as well.

Plus save on officially licensed accessories from Seagate, Turtle Beach and Hyperkin. You'll receive a gift of $5 Microsoft Store credit for making a purchase of $9.99 or more via Mixer Direct Purchase.

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The discounted products are available through xbox.com, Microsoft Store, and participating retailers across the United States.