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    Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    The console celebrated its 10th year of availability last November.
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    Re: Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    Quote Originally Posted by Phil Spencer
    helped redefine an entire generation of gaming at Microsoft
    That one line speaks volumes about Microsoft's attitude to gaming on a PC IMO.

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    Re: Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    People may gripr about the ps3 and Xbox 360 generation but the generation doesn't choose its console.

    I spent my teenage years with the 360 and with the advent of online gaming I think my generation had a really good console set!

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    Re: Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    Would that be the advent of online gaming that happened on the PC in the early 90's or on Console with the PS2 & Dreamcast circa 1998?

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    Re: Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    Hmmm. Might be worth keeping an eye open for clearance prices in case mine packs up.
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    Re: Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    Quote Originally Posted by spacein_vader View Post
    Would that be the advent of online gaming that happened on the PC in the early 90's or on Console with the PS2 & Dreamcast circa 1998?
    or maybe the advent of pay only multiplayer console

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    Re: Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    Quote Originally Posted by Jowsey View Post
    I spent my teenage years with the 360 and with the advent of online gaming I think my generation had a really good console set!
    I spent my early teenage years out on my bike, weekends away mountain climbing and interacting with the real world .
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    Re: Microsoft Xbox 360 mass production ends

    Quote Originally Posted by peterb View Post
    I spent my early teenage years out on my bike, weekends away mountain climbing and interacting with the real world .
    And that is why you buy your kids an Xbox at the earliest opportunity

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