And so it begins. You all remember the partially torn document that lead to the media frenzy a few days ago right? Well you all can let out a sigh of relief and the media outlets who linked to the story can now officially smile.
Xbox Live Members Earn Rewards for Achievements was just announced to the media! GameInformer has a spread on the pilot program detailing a bit of its structure. The program is starting in the US only for now and will expand depending on response so for all you fans in other regions, be sure to hit up your fellow US gamers to urge support. Old Spice is the first sponsor up to partner with Microsoft on this program.
Here are a few additional details about the program’s structure:
Reward Package Qualifications
Level 1 (Gamers with an annual gamerscore between 0-4,999 at time of entry): Game Picture, Dashboard theme, Contra for Xbox LIVE Arcade
Level 2 (5,000-9,999 annual gamerscore): Level 1 Package, 100 Microsoft Points and a contest T-shirt
Level 3 (10,000+ annual gamerscore): Level 1 Package, 200 Microsoft Points, contest T-shirt and Fusion Frenzy 2
To register for this program, gamers need to visit www.xbox.com/rewards on Feb. 12! What say you?