Jump to content



Photo

Xbox One Will Be Unplayable In 180 Countries


  • This topic is locked This topic is locked
4 replies to this topic

#1 Motoko.

Motoko.

    Neowinian Senior

  • Joined: 04-November 09
  • Location: United States of America
  • OS: Windows 8 Pro

Posted 13 June 2013 - 14:10

At this point it's quite clear that Microsoft are just discarding portions of their playerbase - even if you were willing to deal with the restrictive policies and always online, there's a good chance the console just won't work.
With just 21 countries supported out of the box, and region locking in effect, their massive social platform could be a bit deserted on launch day...
The Xbox One disclaimer shows us a list of supported countries, and it's depressingly small:


Posted Image
source: game-debate


#2 ZakO

ZakO

    Neowinian

  • Tech Issues Solved: 2
  • Joined: 21-September 07
  • Location: Finland

Posted 13 June 2013 - 14:14

http://www.neowin.ne...ries-at-launch/

#3 ctrl_alt_delete

ctrl_alt_delete

    Neowinian

  • Joined: 18-February 10

Posted 13 June 2013 - 14:17

who knows, lets see how it turns out. I'm sure as heck want to get one of those launch day xO box.

#4 68k

68k

    Neowinian Senior

  • Tech Issues Solved: 4
  • Joined: 20-January 10
  • Location: Australia

Posted 13 June 2013 - 14:29

<snipped>

#5 Roger H.

Roger H.

    Neowinian Senior

  • Tech Issues Solved: 20
  • Joined: 18-August 01
  • Location: Germany
  • OS: Windows 8.1
  • Phone: Nexus 5

Posted 13 June 2013 - 14:54

http://www.neowin.ne...ries-at-launch/


Topic Closed