Original Xbox Support Discontinued

on February 5, 2010 2:27 PM

The end of an era. Xbox Live has officially announced that on April 15th they will discontinue the Xbox LIVE service for original Xbox consoles and games. This will include all original Xbox games and also those playable on the Xbox 360. The announcement was made by Marc Whitten, GM of Xbox Live, and has really hit the gaming community hard. If you check out www.majornelson.com, you will notice that Halo 2 is still one of the most played games on Xbox Live. Looks as though it will all end in April. With thousands of communities based on and still playing Halo 2, the news comes as a shock. How will the gaming world react to the news? Let DualShockers know what you think.

Josh resides in VA and enjoys spending time with his wife Lena, two wonderful kids Peyton and Bailey, and their puppy Marley. He moonlights as an Xbox Ambassador and someday hopes to rule the galaxy. Favorite Games: Mega Man, Tecmo Bowl, Call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare