Win an Xbox 360 Elite Bundle!

Call the kids, grab a controller, and get some family fun time with an Xbox 360 Elite!

Do you have gamers in your household?

xbox-360-controllerI have one gamer in the making — my eight year old son. He loves all kinds of video games! I am careful to limit his time playing video games and make sure he stays active in sports, playing the piano and hanging out with friends, etc., but I do indulge his passion for gaming too.

So, when we got the chance to test out the new Xbox 360 Elite Bundle, you can imagine the screams of joy and gratitude: “You have the BEST job Mom!!!”

Jackson ConcentratingBut the squeals were quickly replaced by intense concentration as Jackson got down to business putting the Xbox 360 to work. Yes, I have a committed video game tester in my home and the Xbox 360 Elite did not disappoint!

I also have Susan’s husband Rob, a life long gamer, to come and set up the Xbox 360 Elite and enjoy it to the fullest along with Jackson. (Jackson and his Uncle Rob have a deep video game bond, which first started on Rob’s Xbox when Jackson was just two years old. They are just so cute together!)

Now, as disinterested as I am personally in video games, the Xbox 360 Elite can seriously sway me over. The Xbox 360 Elite can provide the whole family (non-gamers too!) with entertainment — sharing pictures, social networking, streaming movies from Netflix and more!

Yes, with Xbox Live, the online gaming and entertainment service for your Xbox 360, you can do so much with your Xbox 360. Movies, Music, Twitter, Facebook, etc., — it is a whole world waiting right in your Xbox 360!

But perhaps what I appreciated most when researching and testing the Xbox 360 is the fantastic resource for parents called www.GetGameSmart.com where parents can learn how to set parental controls on the Xbox 360 and find tools like The PACT and The Pledge to help families establish healthy boundaries and rules for the technology in their homes.

Get Game Smart is packed with tips and ideas — I highly recommend checking it out.

Win It!

Xbox 360 Elite BundleNow, did I mention we have one of these FABULOUS Xbox 360 Elite Bundles to give away?!? Oh yes we do!

The Xbox 360 Elite Bundle:

  • Elite console + Lego Batman and Pure
  • Xbox 360 120GB hard drive
  • Xbox 360 Wireless Controller (black)
  • Xbox 360 Headset (black)
  • Xbox 360 Composite A/V cable
  • $299 for the entire bundle (2 games for free)
  • Features including Last.fm, Twitter and Facebook

To enter please leave a comment below.

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This giveaway is open to both US and Canadian shipping addresses and will close on Friday, February 19th. We will announce our two winners on Saturday, February 20th.

Due to legal restrictions, this promotion is void where prohibited. Please see our site’s Terms and Conditions of Use for a complete list of our Contest and Giveaway Rules.

*Microsoft provided one Xbox 360 Elite Bundle for review purposes and will be providing one for prizing.

Written by Janice, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom
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Comments

  1. says

    My hubby and boys would love an Xbox 360, our old version of Xbox was stolen when our house was broken into and never recovered. This would be a neat surprise!

  2. says

    My husband would die!! He is a game addict, but doesn’t have a system. He’s played on the computer all his life, and ours recently went out of date, so he can’t play the newer games.

  3. Margaret Smith says

    Wow! What a prize. Yes, I got two sons and a husband that are gamers. They play mostly on the PC and also hand held game consoles. They’d flip over having an xbox. Thanks so much for this awesome giveaway.

  4. Ann F says

    Ever since my daughter played an XBOX at her nephew’s house, she has been asking for one. Please enter me in the giveaway.

  5. Londia says

    I Subscribe to your Feed.

    What a great giveaway. I know my older son would get great enjoyment out of this and even i would have to try it out.
    Though i know my son would have to teach me how to use it. :)

    silverneon2000 at yahoo dot com

  6. says

    I subscribe to your feed… this is a great system… if would be so great to have one to practice all the games I am going to be writing in my XBOX game design class…… 😉

  7. Sarah W says

    Forget the kids… my hubby would LOVE this! He has been so sad since the son who owned the Wii sold it for computer games. Hubby has gotten fat and cranky, so we would LOVE to win this so he can be himself again!

  8. says

    I never win anything, but I’ll throw my hat in the ring for this one since Hubby’s birthday is in a couple of weeks.

    I say X-Box 360 Elite’s for everyone!!!

  9. Lara says

    Feed and newsletter – my husband would love me more than ever hehe and my nieces and nephews would love coming over even more! :)

  10. says

    My husband and son have enjoyed bonding time with the XBox 360 but have unfortunately experienced the “red ring” twice. I’d love to win this for them! Thank you for the opportunity!!

  11. says

    Wow! I wanna be the best mom ever! My kids would love this – we only own a playstation 2 and they are always asking for a newer system. What a great giveaway!

  12. Timbo says

    You know, my little sister’s birthday is coming up 😉 I think this might be the time to corrupt her innocence with some Gears of War 😀

  13. Eileen says

    Ahhhh! My son is turning 13 soon and he would LOVE to play on an Xbox…has a friend who has one, but we don’t. He’d be so shocked if this was all wrapped up for his big TEEN birthday!!! thanks so much

    ejrichter60 at gmail dot com

  14. Eileen says

    I get your Rss Feed to my Igoogle…was so GLAD I spotted this! Oh…and your son looks totally intrigued and zoned in da’ game!!!

    ejrichter60 at gmail dot com

  15. stacey dempsey says

    oh i sooo would love this, i have 3 teens and i would be the best mom in the world if i could surprise them with this, in the words of the kids AWESOME !!!

  16. victoria lester says

    We don’t have an Xbox, Wii, or Playstation so winning this would be really great entertainment for my daughter who has wanted an Xbox.

  17. Sheree Warner says

    My grandkids would love to come to “Grandma’s” house to find an Xbox 360 and play with me! I would be called the COOL Grandma then!

  18. says

    Oh wow, this set up looks so “sweet” as my 15 year old grandson says. Would love to take it with me when I go visit for the summer. The other 3 grands would love it too……..we have serious gamers in the family.

  19. Shawna OBrien says

    This is an incredibly, amazing, awesome giveaway. My 6 year old would Love to have this. He has been asking for an X-Box 360. I love that you can also use it to watch movies because my DVD player is going to choke out any day now. Thanks for this fabulous giveaway.

  20. Regina m says

    Thanks for a generous giveaway and a great site. The gamers in our house (son, and husband) are trying to help this non gamer. I know they would love to try the Xbox 360 elite bundle.

  21. Amanda says

    Oh my I have been wanting to get an xbox forever I have never had a gaming system in my whole life my parents never had the money to. I have seen how fun they are I bet we would have a blast with it.

  22. sarah pacilio says

    Please enter me to win this. My daughters b-day is coming up in March and she would absolutly go nuts if she got this!! :)

  23. InABox says

    Wow! What a great giveaway! I’m terrible at using Xbox controllers; this would be a great way to get some practice!

  24. says

    This would be a great anniversary gift for my husband. OH, who am I kidding? I’m the gamer around here. But I’d give it to him and use it all the time.

  25. says

    I’ve been wanting to get one of these for our house. We are a huge gaming family, so I know the kids would love it if Baba and Grandpa had one when they came to visit. Oh and Grandpa and I could watch movies! Very cool.

  26. Jessica says

    I can just see my little brother’s eyes light up! Batman and Legos together! Not to mention another video game system…

  27. says

    I’ll admit it, I’m a video game junkie!! I especially enjoy Halo, Tomb Raider and the Call of Duty games. My boys have every system available so if I win, This one is for me!!

    Thanks for the awesome giveaway

  28. says

    i always have better luck leaving one comment than I do if I go for all the extras, so I am giving this one a whirl! Thanks and I feel like I have to leave a topic related comment so I want to say my favorite game for x-box is lego star wars! WOO HOO!

  29. Melissa O. says

    My husband and kids would think they were in heaven if I win. Lol. All they can talk about is how much they want an Xbox 360. It has a really wide variety of games and I would love to be able to win it for them! Thanks for the super awesome giveaway!

  30. Jeff O. says

    Boy my kids would be sooo happy to have this Xbox bundle. Times have been tough for us and I havent had the finances to buy them the Xbox 360 they have wanted so maybe I can win it? thanks for the chance.

  31. Deb Anderson says

    Wow!! This is the first time I’ve seen an Xbox being given away!! Didn’t even see one at Christmas! I’ve been lusting after one ever since I played on my nephew’s. It’s got so many cool features, and the graphics are awesome. Love it!! Gimme!!! :)

  32. Laura says

    I have two boys 15 and 7. And a girl 14. But my husband is a kid at heart too. This would make for great family game/movie nights!!

  33. Aaron says

    I would love to win the X-Box 360 Bundle for my kids. They’re still playing on a PlayStation 2 and you can hardly find any good games for it any more! They would enjoy an X-Box 360 so much. Thanks for the chance!

  34. says

    What’s the prize for scrolling like, 3 miles to get here to enter the contest? LOL
    Great turnout in the comments section here, best of luck to all.

    Thanks you for hosting this contest BTW.
    I will subscribe after catching my breath, it’s a long way back to the top. Hehe

  35. says

    If I won this my kids who are 10 and 12 (two oldest) would be in shock. They are huge gamers and have wanted one of these for a while now. I just could never afford it. This is a wonderful giveaway. THANK YOU for the chance to win.

  36. says

    Hi! Wow, what a great giveaway! Well, of course I would love to win this…wouldn’t enter unless I did, right? 😉 Anyway, I subscribed, signed up for email updates, and promoted on my Twitter (twitter.com/Jebbica). Thanks for the giveaway, and happy blogging!

  37. Theresa Jenkins says

    …this is what this home needs to keep the MASSES entertained.I’m a Mom and a grandma of 4,who’s praying for a win.

  38. Crystal W says

    Oh I’d love to win this. My son has a regular XBoX and he’s bummed they don’t even make games for it anymore! me too!

  39. says

    I fully recommend that Lego Batman game, and any of the Lego games to ALL families. Oh my goodness, we love them. On our PS2 lol Are we behind the times or what?

    Thank you so much for the chance to be a rock star mama to my son and husband!

  40. Katherine Barnett says

    My husband is a total gamer.. he would love this.. and maybe i can actually get the chance to play too!

  41. Timothy Pedersen says

    I currently don’t have an XBox but have been looking very hard at them. I am also a huge fan of the LEGO games and toys. Bring it on.

  42. Terri says

    Would love to win. Have a gamer whose “outgamed” his Gamecube.

    Thanks for opportunity!
    tsue1136 at yahoo dot com

  43. Deanne says

    We don’t have any game systems yet. It would be nice to win one rather than pay for one lol! I think my son would be soooo excited!

  44. says

    My boys have been saving up their $ for a gaming system. Seems everyone we know has a Wii, even my 65 yr old parents got one for themselves this past Christmas!! We’d love to win the XBox! We’ve never had anything like it before!!

  45. Amy B says

    I know my children would just love this gaming system. I didn’t know it could do all the stuff it can. That makes it really nice.

  46. Lori A. says

    Would love to win! We had an XBox many moons ago but our little one broke it…I’m sure the new 360 is way better. :)

  47. Sharon Sherrod says

    My 2 son’s love to play video games and we only have one x-box – so winning a 2nd would be great! Sharon

  48. hj says

    wow this is quite the giveaway. thank you for the chance. we have been avoiding getting a game system but this might be an exception.

  49. Joyce Kraus says

    I have 3 grandchildren. I enjoy their company so much.They have a WII at home so I can never get them to visit anymore. If I had a game like this I would get my grandchildren back.I miss them spending the night.

  50. says

    The XBox is a lot of fun. My step-son used to bring his over, and we’d play it. Now, he’s in another state. So, I’d love to win this one, because I think Hubs and I would really enjoy it together!

  51. Amy says

    Some game usage is great for hand to eye coordination and thumb dexterity. We had an Xbox360 up until I fired my babysitter and she destroyed it for fun. It wasn’t the best moment. It took me a year to save up for that one so I am still saving up for the new one but have begun taking a couple minutes every day trying to win one too. With 7 kids, and a hubby who loves it too, it is definitely a good thing as long as it isn’t allowed to rule one’s life.

  52. Pamela Callahan says

    The boys wanted the X-Box for Christmas but we just couldn’t afford it this year. They would go crazy if we won this!