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[Microsoft] Zoo Tycoon is Currently Free on the Japanese Xbox Store

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window shopper wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 12:13 pm
it was suppose to be Battleblock Theater for free this month in japan according to this list:
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you should be able to download this game for free too
I had no idea Japan had different GwG titles however they seem like games that were previously free in our region. I.e. Battleblock Theatre was a GwG title not too long ago - also a really fun couch coop game.
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AnThMaN wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 12:53 pm
Battleblock Theatre was a GwG title not too long ago
That was 3 years ago
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window shopper wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 12:13 pm

it was suppose to be Battleblock Theater for free this month in japan according to this list:
Your text to link here...

you should be able to download this game for free too
wildzero wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 1:10 pm
That was 3 years ago
3 years ago was when it was free for everyone. Check the latest for this month, it's BattleBlock for the 360 in Japan.

Edit: as an aside, even though it's showing as free for Gold members on the JP page, when I try to check out it's still showing as $14.99 for me (in Chrome, with page translation turned on)
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Any way to get free games without Gold or any other membership?
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wearysky wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 1:51 pm
3 years ago was when it was free for everyone. Check the latest for this month, it's BattleBlock for the 360 in Japan.
Don't worry - I get that. My comment was trying to explain that it was previously free 3 years not (which isn't "not too long ago").

I can't download it either, shows as free but then tries to charge me $14.99. I'll try again tonight when I'm at home behind an VPN.
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Gweedz wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 2:09 pm
Any way to get free games without Gold or any other membership?
Since it's games for Gold......... take a guess.
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baz5 wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 3:19 pm
Since it's games for Gold......... take a guess.
I don't mean this particular game, I'm asking about any free games - without a membership.
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Grabbed it, no problem. Thanks for calling out!
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Thanks OP! Silly question - but the game itself is in English, correct? I'm going to pass this along to my son.
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Just grabbed it on safari browser on my phone no problem thanks op this is a good find
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Bishop8 wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 5:12 pm
Thanks OP! Silly question - but the game itself is in English, correct? I'm going to pass this along to my son.
I just tried it out, it's the full game in English and actually pretty good. There's some serious educational value there too for kids and dad's who watch Animal Planet all day ;-)

It has nothing on Viva Pinata though.
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Thanks! I just grabbed it.
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AnThMaN wrote:
Jun 19th, 2017 8:22 pm
I just tried it out, it's the full game in English and actually pretty good. There's some serious educational value there too for kids and dad's who watch Animal Planet all day ;-)

It has nothing on Viva Pinata though.
Did you guys pick the top or the bottom by Link on the zoo tycoon page?

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