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Converted Microsoft Points will expire in a year

During their E3 media briefing, Microsoft announced the phasing out of Microsoft Points starting this fall. What they didn’t tell you, was that the Points, after being converted to real funds, will expire in a year. “The purchased funds you deposit into your account after the transition will not expire. However, the funds we deposit […]Read More


E3: Microsoft Points are no more

Microsoft confirms that the Xbox One will abandon its oft-maligned currency system, Microsoft Points, when the console launches this year. Instead, users will purchase content through the system using real currency, which brings it in line with other current systems using online Marketplaces.Read More


Rumor: Microsoft ditching Points for real currency

It would seem that with the release of Windows 8 just around the corner, Microsoft could very well be replacing their Microsoft Points system for real currency. The Verge reports that opting to purchase video content on Windows 8 beta defaults the user to paying via credit card, despite choosing Points. The MS Points system […]Read More


Trials Evolution and More Hit Xbox Live Today

Have a good amount of Microsoft Points that you’re looking to spend today? Signing on to Xbox Live this afternoon will definitely at least tempt you into spending quite a bit on new arcade titles and downloadable content. Headlining the list today is Trials Evolution, the highly anticipated arcade title from Ubisoft and RedLynx Studios. […]Read More