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11-X, WEP, Midway, CyberPlayGround, FACE – the rejected names for Microsoft’s first console

EDGE has made public a list of rejected names for Microsoft’s first console, which included names like WEP, Midway, and AIO (All In One). Does that sound familiar? That’s the tagline Microsoft has been using for Xbox One.

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tha_meat_beater1180d ago

1 original xbox-codename: fugly box
2 360-codename: bomb in a box
3 xbone-codename: pervert kenect a box

devwan1179d ago

Cyber Playground and Odyssey of the Mind, whoh, how different things might have been with that kind of genius naming!

Angeljuice1179d ago

Oh dear, Xbox was by far the best name of the bunch. I can't believe some of the names in the article were considered, anyone would think that Microsoft was run by a bunch of out-of-touch, clueless, squares in suits with personality by-passes or something. Oh wait a moment......

vikingland11179d ago (Edited 1179d ago )

I think Xbone is just as bad as all of them. I think it should have been named Xbox Infinity. At least I will be naming my Xbox One Infinity.

Anthotis1179d ago

Xbone is the most fitting.

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