10 Years of Xbox - Part 3 - Xbox Live

FleshEatingZipper writes: It’s hard to believe now, but back in 2001 it was pretty controversial when Microsoft stated that their online service for the Xbox would be broadband only. But they also knew that if they splintered their audience, there were a lot of features that they’d be unable to standardize, like voice chat, downloadable content (content that took less than a month to download, mind you), and quick, relatively lag-free matches. Sony was more than happy to take the populist route by stating that those on dial-up would not be left in the dark. At launch, Microsoft stated that the online service would “Go Live in Summer 2002″, but it had yet to be officially named and it certainly wouldn’t make it by summer.

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fluffydelusions2469d ago

Shouldn't it be "10 years of Xbox" ?