Xbox Live to Host Free Gold Weekend Starting Today

Starting today at 10:00 am ET and running through April 22nd at 1:00 pm ET, Microsoft is hosting another Xbox Live free gold weekend event.

Xbox’ Major Nelson has a few recommendations of what to do this weekend with this event:

  • “Hemlock Grove” – the new Netflix original series premieres on Friday, with the full run of episodes. It’s the perfect weekend for a marathon viewing.
  • Xbox Tournaments with Virgin Gaming – try out a free-to-enter tournament with “EA SPORTS™ FIFA 13,” “NBA 2K13,” “EA SPORTS™ Madden NFL 13” and “EA SPORTS™ NHL® 13.”
  • “Call of Duty Black Ops II” – with weapons double XP for a limited time.
  • “Borderlands 2” – Try out this special Golden Key Code: KTW3T-ZXXS5-JBSJF-5FJT3-6TB9X To redeem, at the Borderlands 2 Main Menu, select Extras, then SHiFT Code. Hurry though, this will only be available throughout the Xbox Live Gold Unlock weekend. See Gearbox for assistance.
  • “Assassin’s Creed 3” and “Far Cry 3” – with double XP for a limited time

.This event is good for US, Latin America and Japan.

Are you looking forward to taking advantage of this event?