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After just a few weeks, Sprint lowers prices for the HTC 8XT and ATIV S Neo to $0 and $49.99

After just a few weeks, Sprint lowers prices for the HTC 8XT and ATIV S Neo to $0 and $49.99

While it’s not uncommon to see new phones get price drops, especially through third party retailers like Amazon.com whose business is to undercut the carriers, it is a bit unusual to see a carrier lower the price too quickly. Such is the case with the HTC 8XT (review) and the Samsung ATIV S Neo. The HTC 8XT, which was released on July 19th, initially sold for $99 on a two-year contract...

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Look out! 6 Xbox Windows Phone games on sale while Earthworm Jim drops its price [Updated]

Look out! 6 Xbox Windows Phone games on sale while Earthworm Jim drops its price [Updated]

  Update: As part of the Microsoft Publisher sale, a total of six games are on sale this week! Full list after the break. On Xbox 360, the Xbox Live Spring Sale has just concluded. Starting later today, a selection of Microsoft Studios XBLA sales will go on sale. On the Windows Phone front, the big EA games sale took place during the same time as the 360’s Spring Sale. You’ll remember...

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Xbox on Windows Phone: The price of Tentacles now almost as small as its protagonist

Xbox on Windows Phone: The price of Tentacles now almost as small as its protagonist

In case you missed it, Electronic Arts’ Tetris recently dropped to $2.99 (AKA the maximum price it ever should’ve cost). That’s all well and good, but how about a price drop on something today’s gamers really want to play? That’s just what developer Press Play and Microsoft have given us, as Tentacles now costs only 99 cents. Tentacles is the sequel to beloved adventure game Maniac...

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Sally's Salon permanently price dropped, Xbox Live Deal of the Week still on extended leave

Sally's Salon permanently price dropped, Xbox Live Deal of the Week still on extended leave

Yesterday Windows Phone Central reported that Sally’s Salon Luxury Edition, the first game in the Sally’s series for Windows Phone, had been reduced in price from $4.99 to $2.99. While many believed the price change to represent the return of the Windows Phone Xbox Live Deal of the Week program, we did say it could have simply been a permanent price drop... Game House provided us with...

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Battlewagon and two more Xbox Live games on Windows Phone drop their prices

Battlewagon and two more Xbox Live games on Windows Phone drop their prices

A short while ago, the prices of seven Xbox Live titles permanently dropped to 99 cents each – the lowest a paid Live game has ever cost. But seven games was not enough for some people. “More!” you cried. Microsoft and a couple of publishers heard your cries, and now three more games have dropped to 99 cents. Battlewagon – Review coming soon! – Marketplace link Deer Hunter 3D –...

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