Thursday, July 24, 2008

Microsoft To Delist Under Performing Titles From Xbox Live.

"The way it will work is that the title will need to be at least 6 months old and have a Metacritic score below 65 and a conversion rate below 6% on the service. This way titles are not just considered if they are not selling well or not getting good reviews, but actually a combination of both. We will also give a three-month notice before delisting any title. " said Marc Whitten, Microsoft’s General Manager of Xbox Live answering the questions from Next-Gen. The discussion went on to discuss the merits of such move to keep Xbox Live that is said to be hitting 1 million downloads a day! performing well.
I think it is not a good move as but you might decide otherwise. Read the article at next-gen and let us know!