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|OT| Microsoft Rewards |OT| Get Game Pass for free

Topher

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Well that’s my point, all this hamster wheeling amounts to nothing lol. You spend 3 minutes a day on this over 3 months, you’ve already spent what someone does in a Saturday morning with less time investment and it’s something you do once. A year of gamepass while bullshitting a Saturday morning vs Trying to game a system from a company’s failed search engine that’s so desperate to get people to use it that they’ve resorted to “reward’s”

Nothings free if it requires your time.

Then this thread is obviously not for you.
 
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I only do the stuff that I don’t have to go out of my way to do and still get plenty of points. I never install gamepass games etc just to get points. I think I have £45 worth atm from literally doing things I would do anyway. The past few games I’ve bought have all been with gift cards from MS points.

You could get a lot more if you got every available point but the cost benefit isn’t worth it.
 

Pantz

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Rewards are great. Even on a working schedule I can do the Bing stuff while waking up/drinking coffee. At some point I did some estimations just based on doing the most time efficient tasks and it seemed like a pretty solid hourly wage in total. Some of the Xbox Rewards App and Game Pass Quests are good too but some take too much time and your efficiency will drop, so it all depends on if you find it fun doing those to make it worth your while.

I prefer to get my GPU codes when they go on sale with real money and put my rewards points towards Xbox gift cards. Best price you can get is on the Xbox Rewards App, go over to Auto Redeem and you can get a $10 gift card per month for 8,750 points. Then the next best price is a full $100 gift card redemption for 91,000 points. That's what I save up for and use it for games not coming to Game Pass.
 

fatmarco

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It really sucks that the rewards are so limited outside the US. At best I'm looking at around 6 months of game pass ultimate from over a year of getting as many points in the New Zealand version of Microsoft rewards.
 

decent little earner, only been part of it for just over a year.
 
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Havoc2049

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I only do the stuff that I don’t have to go out of my way to do and still get plenty of points. I never install gamepass games etc just to get points. I think I have £45 worth atm from literally doing things I would do anyway. The past few games I’ve bought have all been with gift cards from MS points.

You could get a lot more if you got every available point but the cost benefit isn’t worth it.
This is pretty much how I use it. I also have a Surface Duo phone and my PC. Just doing normal everyday stuff and gaming how I want to game on PC and Xbox gets me enough points to get one or two free months of Gamepass a year. Every time I buy something from the Microsoft store, I usually get a $5 or $10 gift card from the points I've earned and put it towards my purchase. Easy money.
 

Nitty_Grimes

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Anyone else’s rewards fucked up and not unlocking?

Basically play game pass will not unlock
Play Haven or die 10 times in Limbo neither.

Spetember 2000 bonus not unlocking as because of above cannot complete the weekly set part.

Based in UK.
 

Banjo64

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Anyone else’s rewards fucked up and not unlocking?

Basically play game pass will not unlock
Play Haven or die 10 times in Limbo neither.

Spetember 2000 bonus not unlocking as because of above cannot complete the weekly set part.

Based in UK.
Did the weekly set one a few days ago and it kept coming up with an error message whenever I’d try to click to redeem the challenge. Worked yesterday though for some reason.
 
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Before people start saying OMG Gamepass is free and it's going to die because it's free!! Microsoft makes money on every ad displayed in your search results. Let that sink in.
 
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