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Free Halo 4 for Xbox 360 through Microsoft App Builder Rewards


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#1 CodeTrader

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 08:42 PM

I saw this posted on SlickDeals.net
 
Halo 4 for Xbox 360 FREE thru Microsoft App Builder Rewards

Just learned about Microsoft's App Builder Rewards. Their tagline is "Code apps. Complete quests. Get Rewards.". Seems like you can get some rewards without actually coding any apps.

Go to https://build.windowsstore.com/rewards and click on Step 1: Sign up for App Builder rewards and get 1,000 just for signing up.

Once you have created your account, do as many of the "Quests" as you can without actually creating any apps and you should have accumulated 3000 points total. This will require that you do the "Student" quest where you change your profile to say you are a student and choose your "school" from a list. You can always change your profile back after earning the points. Basically, use the black navigation bar on bottom of page to find any Quests you have not done already.

Many of the Quests make it sound like you actually have to follow through with something once you go to the linked site, but I got my bonus points by going as far as I could without doing anything major, then returning to the main site (you should then see your bonus total increase).

One of the Rewards is Halo 4 for Xbox 360 for 3000 points. If you do not want this, you can wait to try to earn 500 more points to get a free copy of Windows 8 Pro Upgrade.

 

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#2 tcbys

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 09:35 PM

Thanks OP. Did the quest. 



#3 GE7VOCiiDE

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 10:03 PM

thanks op! got up to 3050 points without doing anything major. gonna get me that halo 4 now haha

 

just redeemed it, it says to allow 3 weeks for it to get here :)



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Posted 27 January 2014 - 10:03 PM

stuck at 2000 points


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#5 ItzAxzel

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 10:05 PM

Well that was easy and it's a physical copy. Just hope it doesn't get cancelled.

 

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#6 cmp2005

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 10:15 PM

thanks op got 3050


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#7 NeverEnding

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 10:35 PM

Snagged it and got my email confirming that it will be here in 1-2 weeks... let's just hope they don't notice it soon and cancel a bunch of request..

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#8 youinreverse

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 11:06 PM

Cool. Managed to get a copy. 



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Posted 27 January 2014 - 11:28 PM

These quests don't work for me for whatever reason. Not worth the hassle for a $5 game...

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 11:38 PM

Sold Out



#11 Royal High Knight

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Posted 27 January 2014 - 11:58 PM

Wow, I just finished this shit to find out the  game is sold out. Fucking great. Hopefully more copies come in stock



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Posted 28 January 2014 - 12:08 AM

Must have just got it before it sold out.

 

Thanks OP. It worked great for me, finished in about 5 minutes and ordered Halo! Didn't have the game yet so I'm happy.



#13 Macklemore

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 12:14 AM

Stuck at 1500 points. Could only do 3 quest. I dont have windows 8.



#14 STEVE05

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 12:17 AM

Stuck at 1500 points. Could only do 3 quest. I dont have windows 8.

I don't have Windows 8 either. Many of the quests are completed by just clicking the link.



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Posted 28 January 2014 - 12:27 AM

good thing i did it early and not procrastinated about doing it later, and my gf did it too just in good timing.



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Posted 28 January 2014 - 12:32 AM

Thanks. Will see if I can save about for that $25 tango card


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Posted 28 January 2014 - 12:59 AM

Bummer, Halo 4 is sold out.

Already have (and love Gears 3), so I guess these points will rot, haha. (Unless I magically can get 5k pts for that 3m Live!)



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Posted 28 January 2014 - 02:14 AM

Damn it I got home at 3 and decided to sleep for a bit and I miss out on free Halo 4. I guess ill just keep checking the site to see if they ever restock.


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Posted 28 January 2014 - 05:09 AM

just completed as many quests as i could and signed up. stuck at about 3050 points. 

 

if i had more i could of snagged the tango 10 dollar gift card. but,once they restock on halo 4 ill snag that for a friend lol. 


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Posted 28 January 2014 - 06:11 AM

anyone have any idea what that december dev unleashed code is


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Posted 28 January 2014 - 06:22 AM

....US Only.....



#22 LifeMakesMeLOL

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 09:27 AM

Got 3050 points easily, but Halo 4 is still sold out. Lame, hopefully it gets restocked soon.


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#23 GE7VOCiiDE

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 09:29 AM

Anyone know if this site gets new quests regularly?

#24 DomPaolo

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 03:36 PM

Like everyone else, I'm stuck at 3050 points with nothing to buy... ugh


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#25 Tallkido

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 07:01 PM

So this still works or no?


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#26 Macklemore

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 07:41 PM

Also stuck at 3050 points. Want the Windows 8 upgrade badly!



#27 Tallkido

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 07:54 PM

stuck at 2900 now

wont load the witter page

 

did you guys submit any apps?

if so what link u used?


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#28 GE7VOCiiDE

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 08:36 PM

Im pretty sure 3050 points is the most you can get. Unless you actually develop apps.

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 08:43 PM

Sign up page won't load for me. Bummer.



#30 Tallkido

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Posted 28 January 2014 - 11:55 PM

Im pretty sure 3050 points is the most you can get. Unless you actually develop apps.

that sucks ;/

 

Sign up page won't load for me. Bummer.

try again

 

for the connect quest try different browser

until you still a twitter link that you can follow


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