Deal: 12-month Xbox LIVE Gold membership for $34.99 on Amazon

Xbox LIVE members, if you’re subscription to Microsoft’s online service is dwindling and $59.99 seems a bit too high with next-generation consoles on the horizon, look no further than today. The online retailer currently has 12 months of Xbox LIVE Gold for $34.99 via shipped download card. Details can be seen below:

With an Xbox LIVE Gold membership, take your Xbox 360 online to play Kinect and controller games with friends wherever they are. Instantly watch HD movies, TV shows and sports, and with Kinect, your voice is the remote control. Not sure what to play or watch? Quickly find new movies, songs or games with your voice. Even use your phone or tablet as a second screen to control and interact with what you’re watching. Plus, now you can explore the web on your TV with Internet Explorer for Xbox.* Entertainment is more amazing with Xbox.

Also worth noting, if you’d rather purchase an online, code version of Xbox LIVE Gold, you can do so for the 12 months of Gold, though the price is $49.99. There’s no word on how long this LIVE sale will last, so hurry on over to this link to nab yourself a great deal.

Source: [Amazon]