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NerdyBirdy Aug 1, 2022
Community

Next 30 Days of Season 27

The Next 30 Days of Season 27 Continuing the Season of the Expert and the Apprentice We’re so excited to bring you into the next phase of the season as we really kick off the time of the Master and the Apprentice. As we move into August, we’re happy to report that the next month […]

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NerdyBirdy Jun 1, 2022
Announcements

Last 30 Days of Season 26

Finishing the Season of the Storyteller As we wrap up the month of May, we’re grateful for all the incredible stories we’ve been privileged to share with our great Xbox Ambassadors. Both Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage month and Mental Health Awareness month gave us a wonderful chance to learn more about the personal stories […]

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NerdyBirdy May 2, 2022
Announcements

Next 30 Days of Season 26

Moving Into May April has come and gone and we’re now already close to the halfway point of the new season. As we move into the month of May, we’d like to highlight some exciting events that are coming up as well as express our sincere gratitude to all our Xbox Ambassadors. We’d like to […]

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NerdyBirdy Apr 1, 2022
Blog

First 30 Days of Season 26

Looking Ahead to Season 26 – The Storyteller The theme of Season 26 is the Storyteller. The storyteller has always played a prominent role in gaming. After all, gaming is simply another medium in which to present new thoughts, ideas, or stories. Being the season of the Storyteller is also especially fitting because Asian and […]

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NerdyBirdy Mar 2, 2022
Announcements

Last 30 Days of Season 25

Xbox Ambassadors are Heroes Throughout February, Xbox Ambassadors were prompted with some Contribute to the Conversation missions to share what it means to be a hero. Beyond this Season of the Hero, Xbox Ambassadors have shown themselves to be everyday heroes (the best kind!) on Xbox and other online spaces. Now as we head into […]

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Otter Feb 1, 2022
Announcements

Next 30 Days of Season 25

Celebrate Black History Month February is Black History Month in the United States. For those who are unfamiliar with what Black History Month is, we hope you will take the time to participate in our Black History Month missions to learn more. It is an occasion for us to amplify Black voices in the gaming […]

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Otter Jan 3, 2022
Announcements

First 30 Days of Season 25

Welcome to the Season of the Hero The first theme of 2022 is the Hero. A brave bird offers the protection of its cloak to three small chicks. Being a hero doesn’t always mean going into battle; sometimes, it means being patient when you feel impatient or generous when you don’t have a lot to […]

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NerdyBirdy Dec 7, 2021
Gaming

Xbox Ambassadors 2021 End of the Year Lists: Best New Soundtracks

As we approach the end of the year, it’s a great time to highlight and celebrate some of the best new releases that we’ve seen this year for Xbox and PC. From eagerly anticipated new AAA titles, to undiscovered new indie darlings, we’re showcasing the best of Xbox over 2021. For this week, we’re focusing […]

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NerdyBirdy Dec 3, 2021
Announcements

Last 30 Days of Season 24

Looking Back on 2021 Happy December, everyone! We’re almost at the end of 2021, and what a year it’s been! From the release of new flagship games, to finding new friendships and community, it’s been an exciting year for the Xbox Ambassadors. We’d like to welcome all the new Ambassadors who joined the program this […]

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Otter Nov 1, 2021
Announcements

Next 30 Days of Season 24

Coziness and friendship  Happy November, everyone! We made a list of cozy games that you can play on your own or with friends. These games are available on Xbox Game Pass and can be played on either your console or PC.  Carto: This charming game is an adventure wrapped around a unique, world-altering puzzle mechanic. Use this power to guide Carto […]

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Otter Oct 1, 2021
Announcements

First 30 Days of Season 24

Introducing the bard As you read this, you may want to put on some tunes. This season’s theme is The Bard. Space Cat is going to take a cat nap while our new dog friend enters the scene. A selection of our activities this season will reflect this musical theme. Visit the Missions page for […]

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Otter Sep 1, 2021
Announcements

Last 30 Days of Season 23

Happy Hispanic & Latin Heritage Month!  Hey, Ambassadors (and thinking-about-being-Ambassadors)! Are you wondering how you can get involved for Hispanic & Latin Heritage Month? Check out the XA Missions page to get started. We are featuring members of our community who also belong to Hispanic and/or Latin communities. Plus, we will have special streams on the XA Twitch channel and sweepstakes […]