Xbox Live service is currently down & experiencing issues

Xbox Live

If you were planning to enjoy a little multiplayer gaming on Xbox Live today, you’re in for a rather rude surprise. Whether you’re attempting to access your cloud saves or dominate on Call of Duty, your fun will be delayed until the service is fixed.

Microsoft has issued a service update via their website that states their engineers are working to resolve the issue. Users are currently experiencing the following problems:

Users may experience difficulties with the following services:

  • Signing in to Xbox LIVE
  • Accessing LIVE websites
  • Accessing saved games and data in cloud storage

Affecting the following LIVE Platforms:

  • Xbox 360 Console
  • Xbox.com

We don’t expect this issue to be lasting much longer, but Microsoft plans to keep gamers updated every thirty minutes.

Are you experiencing any issues with the Xbox Live service? Be sure to let us know if you are by leaving us a comment below, or discuss Xbox Live in our forums.

When not writing for the site, you can find Dougie on Xbox Live & Playstation Network (Gamertag: AirUpThere06). He plays just about everything, but loves a good shooter with a great multiplayer experience.