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Countdown to 2013: massive, quality-stuffed Christmas-wide Xbox Live sale revealed

Walking Dead, Borderlands 2, Skyrim, Red Dead and more

Microsoft has detailed its staggeringly comprehensive Countdown to 2013 Xbox Live Marketplace sale. From 18th December onwards, you can expect daily themed discounts for titles and series like Trials Evolution, the LEGO videogames, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Dust: An Elysian Tail, L.A. Noire and Rayman Origins.

Prices have yet to be revealed. The full list is below, care of Eurogamer. You may want to bone up on our favourite XBLA games of 2012 and Christmas buyer's guide to the best boxed Xbox games.


18th - 31st December sale items
Frogger: Hyper Arcade Edition
Joe Danger 2: The Movie
Zuma's Revenge!
The Simpsons Arcade Game
Plants vs. Zombies
PeggleNights Content Pack
Fire Pro Wrestling
SONIC 4 Episode II
Sonic The Hedgehog 2
A World of Keflings
A World of Keflings - Sugar, Spice and Not So Nice
A World of Keflings - It Came From Outer Space
Kinect Party
Jet Set Radio
A number of Games on Demand titles will also be on sale - these are still to be announced.

18th December - Modern Warfare 3 deals
Modern Warfare 3
Collection 1 DLC
Collection 2 DLC
Collection 3 DLC
Collection 4 DLC

19th: LEGO Games
Lego Batman
Lego Star Wars: The Complete Saga
Lego Star Wars III
Lego Indiana Jones
Lego Pirates of the Caribbean
Lego Indiana Jones 2
Lego Harry Potter

20th: Platformer Games
HELL YEAH! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit
Sonic Adventure 2
Rayman Origins
Rayman 3 HD
Mark of the Ninja
Trine 2

21st: Rockstar Games
L.A. Noire
Red Dead Redemption
Max Payne 3
Midnight Club: Los Angeles

22nd: TBA

23rd: Summer of Arcade 2012 Games
Dust: An Elysian Tail

24th: Trials HD and Trials Evolution
Trials HD
Trials HD - Big Thrills
Trials HD - Big Pack
Trials Evolution
Trials Evolution: Origin of Pain

25th: Kinect Family
Hydro Thunder
Rock of Ages
Mini Ninjas Adventures
Fruit Ninja Kinect
Fruit Ninja Kinect - 8-bit Cartridge
Fruit Ninja Kinect - Art Box
Fruit Ninja Kinect - Space Capsule
Fruit Ninja Kinect - Storm Season

26th: TBA

27th: Borderlands
Borderlands 2
Borderlands 2 Season Pass

28th: The Walking Dead
The Walking Dead Episode 1
The Walking Dead Episode 2
The Walking Dead Episode 3
The Walking Dead Episode 4
The Walking Dead Episode 5

29th: Family Games
Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts
Cars 2: The Video Game
Crash Of The Titans
Toy Story 3
Crazy Taxi
The Splatters

30th: Fighting Games
Virtua Fighter 5 Final Showdown
Street Fighter III: Online Edition
Dungeon Fighter LIVE: Fall Of Hendon Myre

31st: Skyrim and Oblivion
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim: Dawnguard
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim: Hearthfire
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion: Shivering Isles
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion: Knights of the Nine