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Ride Shot Gun with the Masterchief in a Warthog, Experience Zero Gravity, Visit Some of the Biggest Gaming Studios and Attend Super Bowl XLIX: It's the XBOX One High Flyers Tour

Ten days. Ten epic experiences. A lifetime of bragging rights.

Nov 10, 2014   18:09 IST 
India

If you’re among the thousands of Indians who have dreamt of soaring through the space and riding shot gun with the Master Chief from “Halo,” then your dream could be about to come true…seriously.

 

Xbox is offering one lucky winner from India and a guest the opportunity to jet set across the globe for 10 days on the High Flyers trip of a lifetime.

 

The competition prize includes tickets to Super Bowl XLIX and the Merseyside Derby. To top it off, there’sexclusive access to major game development studios in Singapore, Canada, the United Sates and the United Kingdom.

 

And all of this after touching down from a ZERO-G Experience® aboard a parabolic flight with Zero Gravity Corporation. Not a bad prize, right?

 

High Flyers is about celebrating Xbox fans and the spectacular games on Xbox One. The close of 2014 has seen the Xbox One games portfolio step upto the next level. Acclaimed new titles have demonstrated what fans can expect from the new generation of gaming and it’s time to reward their ongoing enthusiasm.

 

Anshu Mor, Director - Interactive Entertainment Business, Microsoft India says: “In all our time at Xbox, this is the most exciting prize I’ve seen. I’m ecstatic that two lucky winners from India will be on that plane. I’m looking forward to meeting them and hopethey fly the Indianflag proudly on tour.

 

For a chance at the grand prize, gamers need only play the featured Game of the Week once to enter the drawing. It’s worth noting that High Flyers is a seven-week competition and playing all seven featured games earns seven entries.

 

The Xbox One High Flyers tour kicks off in Singapore on 30 January 2015 and follows the schedule below:

Day 1 - Visit Ubisoft Singapore’s Assassin’s Creed sound studio to record your voice

Day 2 - Zero Gravity flight

Day 3 - Attend Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Arizona

Day 4 - Depart for Vancouver, Canada

Day 5 - Visit the EA Sports Studio for a Motion Capture session, followed by a visit to Capcom Studios

Day 6 - Visit Turn 10 Studios and Xbox HQ in Seattle

Day 7 - Visit Insomniac Studios and get a joy ride on the Warthog

Day 8 - Travel to UK for lunch at Playground Games

Day 9 - Attend the MerseySide Derby

Day 10 –Travel Home

 

Limited Edition rewards will be up for grabs every week throughout the entire High Flyers competition. All you need do is clock some time on the featured Game of the Week and you’ll be in with a chance to bag a prize ranging from a Master Chief helmet signed by the team at 343 Industries to a Barclays Premier League jersey,courtesy of the team at EA Sports.

 

With thousands using the Xbox One in India every daywe wanted celebrate as many Indian gamers as possible. We’ll be giving away hundreds of token prizes every week to gamers who demonstrate their Xbox pride,” says Anshu Mor.

 

The schedule below details each Game of the Week beginning 3 November:

Week 1 (10-16 Nov) – “FIFA 15”

Week 2 (17-23 Nov) – “Forza Horizon 2”

Week 3 (24-30 Nov) – “Sunset Overdrive”

Week 4 (1-7 Dec) – “Assassin’s Creed Unity

Week 5 (8-14 Dec) – “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

Week 6 (15-21 Dec) – “Halo: The Master Chief Collection

Week 7 (22-28 Dec) – “Dead Rising 3”

 

The competition is open to Xbox One fans in South Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, India and New Zealand. For full details about the Xbox One High Flyers competition including entry details and guidelines, please visit www.xbox.com/en-IN/HighFlyers

 

About Xbox:

Xbox is Microsoft’s premier entertainment brand for the TV, phone, PC and tablet. In living rooms or on the go, Xbox is home to the best and broadest games, as well as one of the world’s largest libraries of movies, TV, music and sports. Your favourite games, TV and entertainment come to life in new ways through the power of Kinect, Xbox SmartGlass and Xbox Live, the world’s premier social entertainment network. More information about Xbox can be found online at www.xbox.co.nz.

 

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Saranya Rustagi                                                                                             

Microsoft Corporation India Pvt. Ltd.                                                               

Email: srustagi@microsoft.com            

 

 Nikita Verma      

Edelman India                                                   

Email: Nikita.verma@edelman.com

Mobile: +91 9810711548


 
 
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