Saturday June 25, 2011

MS: Xbox 360 'About Halfway Through' its Lifecycle

If you were expecting a successor to the aging Xbox anytime soon, you may have a longer wait than you expected. Chris Lewis, speaking for Microsoft, let everyone know that the Xbox is going to beat the game platform curve and be around for about another six years. If you have a problem with that, feel free to blame the success of Kinect for rejuicing the Xbox.

"We see it as about halfway through. But yes, you are right, Xbox is defying the normal curve you might expect. There's no doubt that Kinect put a huge shot of adrenaline into the business.