More adjustments would possibly be inbound for Xbox’s on-line service.
Microsoft have been making adjustments right here and there to Xbox Live of late, together with main ones like free-to-play video games lastly now not requiring Xbox Live Gold subscriptions to be performed offline, and it appears that evidently extra adjustments – although associated to the Xbox Live branding this time – would possibly be coming as effectively.
It appears the Xbox dashboard now not has any point out of Xbox Live, and as a substitute solely refers to it in the UI as “Xbox community”, suggesting that Microsoft would possibly be getting ready to drop the long-standing “Live” branding solely in favour of one thing extra normal and wide-ranging. Given their platform-agnostic and services-driven strategy, that may positively match with their technique.
Of course, that is but to be acknowledged by Microsoft in an official assertion, so it’s most likely greatest to await phrase from the horse’s mouth for now. Meanwhile, some stories have steered that Xbox Live Gold would possibly nonetheless be finished away with in the close to future (regardless of Microsoft saying that it isn’t going away any time quickly). Read extra on that via right here.
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