Twitter user GoodNaito tweeted at the Xbox UK Twitter account on Friday and told Xbox that it was their birthday while making a joke about the Shadow of the Tomb Raider advertisements that have been showing up on the Xbox Dashboard Not even 10 minutes after tweeting the message below, the Xbox UK account responded with its own tweet telling the user to check their messages.
@xboxuk hey guys, it is my birthday, as a substitute of promoting Tomb Raider on my dashboard, are you able to give me it as a birthday current? Love you xoxoxo
— Mojo JoJordan (@GoodNaito) September 28, 2018
yeah why not, verify your DM’s ✌️
— Xbox UK (@xboxuk) September 28, 2018
Taking the information to Reddit to share the proof of Xbox UK’s birthday reward, the person created a submit saying that they’d jokingly tweeted to the account however had their request fulfilled anyway with a code for the sport despatched to them of their direct messages. The person shared two photographs, one of many preliminary tweet and the second a screenshot of the message from the Xbox UK account that stated “Happy birthday!” earlier than passing alongside the Shadow of the Tomb Raider code.
I jokingly tweeted Xbox asking for a birthday current they usually delivered!
Giving a bit extra background to the story, the person who shared the pictures above on Reddit stated that their Xbox One had been a “coping mechanism” for a couple of years when coping with private points. After reaching 100 % completion in Rise of the Tomb Raider and ending all the recreation’s DLC, Shadow of the Tomb Raider was subsequent in line, a recreation that Xbox UK despatched proper to their DMs.
It’s a state of affairs that works out for everybody concerned with the Xbox One proprietor getting a free copy of the sport for his or her birthday and Xbox UK receiving some consideration for the type gesture. It’ll inevitably result in extra folks tweeting at Xbox whereas asking without spending a dime birthday loot since they know that it’s labored earlier than although, however no less than one particular person acquired their want fulfilled.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider is now obtainable for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.