We're a smidge late in reporting this since it started on Tuesday, but the Xbox Live Countdown to 2013 Sale may be the single best sale the Xbox 360 has ever had. Each day until December 31st consists of themed daily sales, with today's Platformers sale knocking co-op standout Rayman Origins down to just ten bucks. And on top of that, more than ten XBLA and Games on Demand titles are on sale for the diration of the promotion, such as fantastic co-op titles Sonic 4 Episode II and Simpsons Arcade. Head past the break to find out which games feature cooperative multiplayer!
Game names link to their Xbox.com store pages. Boldest titles support co-op.
Games on sale through December 31st:
- A World of Keflings - 400 MS Points – 2 DLCs on sale for 160 Points - 2 player online co-op. Check out our Co-Op Review.
- Bully: Scholarship Edition - US price: 800 MS Points ($9.99)
- Fire Pro Wrestling - 400 MS Points
- Frogger Hyper Arcade Edition - 400 MS Points
- Jet Set Radio - 400 MS Points
- Joe Danger 2 The Movie - 400 MS Points
- Kinect Party (sequel to Double Fine Happy Action Theater) – Free through December 31st! Make sure you grab the DLC unlock, which is only free during the sale. 6 player local co-op!
- Peggle - 400 MS Points - "Peggle Nights" DLC - 200 MSP
- Plants vs. Zombies - 600 MS Points – 2-player local co-op. Check out our Co-Op Review.
- RAW (Realms of Ancient War) - 400 MS Points
- Rock Band 3 - US price: 800 MS Points ($9.99)
- Sonic 4 Episode II - 600 MS Points – Our impressions
- Sonic the Hedgehog 2 - 160 MS Points
- Super Meat Boy - 600 MS Points
- The Simpsons Arcade Game - 600 MS Points – 4-player local and online co-op. Check out our Co-Op Review.
- Wreckateer - 200 MS Points
- Zuma's Revenge! - 400 MS Points - Our Beyond Co-Op review
Daily Sale Schedule:
- Tuesday, December 18th: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and DLC
- Wednesday, December 19th: LEGO games
- Thursday, December 20th: Platformer games:
- Friday, December 21st: Games from Rockstar, including Read Dead Redemption
- Saturday, December 22nd: Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater games (rumored)
- Sunday, December 23rd: Summer of Arcade 2012 games. Make sure you buy Dust!
- Monday, December 24th: Trials Evolution and Trials HD
- Tuesday, Christmas: Kinect and Family games. Includes Fruit Ninja Kinect. Also, The Walking Dead: Episode 1 will be free from December 25-31!
- Wednesday, December 26th: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (rumored)
- Thursday, December 27th: Borderlands games and DLC. I’m so hooked on Borderlands right now.
- Friday, December 28th: The Walking Dead Episodes on sale
- Saturday, December 29th: More Family games
- Sunday, December 30th: Fighting games!
- Monday, December 31st: Elder Scrolls games and DLC
December 20th's Platforming Games on Sale:
- Fez - 400 MS Points
- HELL YEAH! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit - 600 MS Points - Our Beyond Co-Op review
- Mark of the Ninja - 600 MS Points - Our Beyond Co-Op review
- Rayman 3 HD - 400 MSP MS Points
- Rayman Origins - 800 MS Points - 4-player local co-op. Check our our Co-Op Review.
- Sonic Adventure 2 - 400 MS Points
- Trine 2 – 400 MS Points - 3-player local and online co-op. Check out our Co-Op Review.
That's quite an array of discounts. Have you guys picked up any games on sale yet, and do you see any upcoming one-day sales that interest you?