Xbox LIVE Europe general manager Jerry Johnson has described games industry analyst Michael Pachter's claim that the annual Xbox LIVE Gold subscription fee will be raised to "100 bucks" as "flattering".
Last week the outspoken Wedbush Securities analyst said on Gametrailers' Bonus Round that "we all know" that the fee is "going up".
"It would be interesting to understand what his basis was for that," Johnson told VideoGamer.com. "It's interesting to have someone come out there and say, 'I think it's worth more than you're charging'. That's not something I'm used to!