Xbox Live to be discontinued for Xbox Originals

February 5, 2010 by Ivan Cronyn  

From Major Nelson:

I wanted to let you know that on April 15, 2010 Microsoft will discontinue Xbox LIVE service for original Xbox consoles and games, including Xbox 1 games playable on Xbox 360. Our first step in this process will be to turn off auto-renewals for those members who only use Xbox LIVE on a v1 Xbox. While I can’t comment on the specifics, this change will allow us to continue evolving the LIVE service with new features and experiences that fully harness the power of Xbox 360 and the Xbox LIVE community. We did not make this decision lightly, but after careful consideration and review we realize that this decision will allow us unprecedented flexibility for future features.


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  1. Microsoft decision to discontinue the Xbox live service | ONLINE ENTERTAINMENTS on Sat, 6th Feb 2010 11:42 am 

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