Valentine's Weekend Gaming Fun - Double XP/Events/etc. 2/13/2015

There are a couple of things going on this weekend in the world of gaming over the Valentine's Day weekend. If I have missed anything. feel free to share it with us via comments!

Game: Sunset Overdrive
System: Xbox One
Reward/Event: D'awwwww achievement, Pink Tutu Outfit
Find all 12 of Ainsley's drawings to snag this achievement. Backstory - This achievement is in celebration of fatherly love of Sunset Overdrive's director Drew Murray and his daughter Ainsley. And just to make sure you all go for this achievement, you will get a pink tutu outfit for your avatar.

Game: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
System: PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Steam
Reward/Event: Double XP, Marine Grenadier Gear Drops, One Shot Mosh Pit & Gun Game
Sledgehammer really knows how to make a gal happy. Between the double xp and the new gun game mode...I might cancel other plans!

Game: Dragon Age: Inquisition
System: PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and Origins
Reward/Event: Matchmaker's Day (chest)
Weekend event is available via the multiplayer. As of this posting there was no other challenges listed.

Game: Destiny
System: PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One
Reward/Event: Xur, Doubles Skirmishes
Xur is out and about and has the following items for you to buy:
Helm of Inmost Light (Exotic Titan helmet) @ 13SC; Crest of Alpha Lupi (Exotic Hunter chest armor) @ 13SC; Light Beyond Nemesis (Exotic Warlock helmet) @ 13SC; Ice Breaker (Exotic sniper rifle) @ 17SC; Exotic Shard @ 7SC; Scout Rifle Telemetry @ 1SC; Hand Cannon Telemetry @ 1SC; Fusion Rifle Telemetry @ 1SC; Plasma Drive @ 23SC; Emerald Coil @ 23SC; Urn of Sacrafice @ 1SC (DLC related).

Xur is offering the following upgrades as well this weekend:
Armor – Knucklehead Radar, Crest of Alpha Lupi, Helm of Inmost Light, Crest of Alpha Lupi, Apotheosis Veil, Sunbreakers.
Weapons – The Last Word, Ice Breaker, Patience and Time, Super Good Advice, Gjallarhorn, Truth.

In addition, a couple that games together....that is right! Destiny is celebrating romance gamer style with doubles skirmishes. So grab your best gamer love interest or best gaming friend that rocks and hit up the skirmishes!

*Looking for a clan in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare and are 17+ and on the Xbox Platforms? Feel free to hit me up for an invite. I'm on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One and we have members on both systems. :)

How is your weekend shaping up for gaming? Have I missed any online gaming events? Let us know via the comments!

Author: Janna Hall
Janna enjoys the thrill of a deal and sharing frugal tips, cooking and her passion, video gaming. When not blogging, Janna can be found on her Xbox 360, cooking, earning some cash or gardening. Share tips, recipes, deals here and follow on Twitter.


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