May 26, 2016 7:00 am

Windows Store celebrates summer promotion

By / Editor-in-Chief, Windows Blog

Summer is almost here. To help people get ready to have fun, today we are announcing the Ready, Set, Summer Collection, a promotion which is live in the Windows Store now and runs through June 6th.  As part of the collection, we are offering more than a hundred deals on our most popular games, music, movies and TV shows, and of course top-rated apps.

Ready, Set, Summer Collection

Summer is a busy time of the year – kids are out of school, music festivals dominate weekend calendars, and many of us head out to explore new destinations. To help you get the most out of your summer, here are some recommendations from our offerings:

Get your bags packed! Summer travel app necessities include:

Earth3D in the Windows Store

  • Earth 3D, where you can explore political and physical maps, and weather for an upcoming destination. The app is 50% off during the promotion.
  • KVADPhoto+ PRO will help retouch your trip photos, including filters, color and text tools, enhancement features and more. The app is now 50% off.

Keep the kids entertained while on the road! Download games to pass the time:

Candy Crush Soda Saga in the Windows Store

For those long summer nights when you just want to relax and watch a movie:

Captain America: Civil War in the Windows Store

And, finally to get ready for those endless summer music festivals, you must:

Music in the Windows Store

Don’t let the deals slip away. And remember time is running out to take advantage of the free offer for Windows 10. Upgrade to Windows 10 for free by July 29 and get a true digital assistant with Cortana that works with over 1,000 apps today, use a safe and secure modern browser with Microsoft Edge and get ready for the Anniversary Update coming this summer.

*Valid from May 27, 2016 (6:00 AM PST) until June 6, 2016 (11:59 PM PST).  Available in Windows Store on Windows 10 and the Web in US, UK, FR, DE, IT, CA and MX. Offers may vary per country.

Updated June 1, 2016 5:20 pm