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    XBOX720 Announcement Pushed Back A Month!?!?!?

    https://twitter.com/thurrott/status/317348357150482432

    That April Xbox announce? Pushed back a month.
    "We don't provide the 'easy to program for' console that (developers) want, because 'easy to program for' means that anybody will be able to take advantage of pretty much what the hardware can do, so then the question is, what do you do for the rest of the nine-and-a-half years?"
    --Kaz Hirai, CEO, Sony Computer Entertainment

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    Should just wait until E3 then. If true of course.
    It's funny that in this day in age people can steal as long as they have a reason too. Even if that reason is created by the thieves themselves.

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    Who is Paul Thurrott?

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    Was it ever officially announced?
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    Not surprised by this... E3 it is then and then hopefully something really special


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    Quote Originally Posted by TEJ2025 View Post
    Should just wait until E3 then. If true of course.
    That's what I was thinking. May 21st is the new date, apparently.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lethal_NFS View Post
    Who is Paul Thurrott?
    from GAF..
    has sources inside Microsoft and was the first one to talk about an April announcement time frame back in January or February.
    his web site
    http://winsupersite.com/

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    Quote Originally Posted by TEJ2025 View Post
    Should just wait until E3 then. If true of course.
    Same thing I was going to say. Wonder why the delay?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yungstar 2006 View Post
    from GAF..

    his web site
    http://winsupersite.com/
    So he started the rumor of a conference in April, then breaks the news of a delay? Sounds like crap to me! 2 questions though:

    1. From above: Was the conference ever officially announced?
    2. Has he ever leaked anything in the past?
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    Guess the Cirque du Soleil wasn't available in April
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    Quote Originally Posted by Thorzilla View Post
    Guess the Cirque du Soleil wasn't available in April
    And usher was already booked up. lol

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    I'm predicting a lot of Xbox fans will be jumping ship next gen.
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    Honestly, I don't know how to feel about this news lol.
    Last edited by Two4DaMoney; 03-29-2013 at 00:43.
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    I hope they just wait til E-3. Draw it out as long as possible. Anything they announce early, like BC, could potentially damage xbox360 sales.

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    Seeing as it was never officially announced this should mean very little to anyone o.o

    I'm expecting to be blown away when they do come out though

    Quote Originally Posted by Sub-stance1 View Post
    I hope they just wait til E-3. Draw it out as long as possible. Anything they announce early, like BC, could potentially damage xbox360 sales.
    Are you financially invested in Microsoft Corporation btw?

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    Damage xbox 360 sales?? Well yeah,, but the PS3 is still selling, and the console has been out for 7 years, that's fucking forever.

    Just give me something new to buy Microsoft

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    So basically the same time they did the mtv announcement for the xbox 360?

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    So now we know why they were quiet?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sufi View Post
    So now we know why they were quiet?
    They were always quiet.

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    Maybe MS simply gave up. lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by MATRIX 2 View Post
    They were always quiet.
    Well I wasn't going to expect them to all-of-a-sudden come out with an announcement but they were being a little too quiet...seems more like that they are trying to one-up Sony and it's possible that they are thinking that if developers are liking what Sony is doing that maybe they forgot to add something? Not certain but a push back generally means they had to redo something. Maybe, maybe not. We'll probably never know.

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    Does it surprise you? Microsoft is garbage. I've I had the money when purchasing my computer, I would have FOR SURE opted for the MacBook Pro instead of the Toshiba that I got.

    The only way I'll be picking up the next Xbox is if it's backwards compatible, and the price isn't redic. I'm currently thinking about picking up a white 360 and swapping the 4GB HDD with a 320GB (To go with my white console theme), because I really enjoy XBL and it's nice to be able to play with IRL friends on there. But if the 720 is backwards compatible, and isn't too pricey, I'll be grabbing that too. (Assuming it's in white ofcourse hehe ^__^)
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    This is one thing I find funny about the people on this forum.

    First they say MS should shut up and focus on their own products.

    That is what MS is currently doing.

    Now people complain that they are being too quiet and should start doing something (nevermind the endless amount of unsubstantiated rumors they are willing to put out there and treat with any kind of legitimacy.)

    I guarantee you if MS does their conference (the one before E3) in exactly the same way sony did it they would catch flak for it.

    So obviously the only way to go is to do a better announcement.

    Problem is with the date supposedly being pushed back, now being so close to e3, it makes you wonder how worthwhile such an event would be. They are obviously not going to blow their entire load before their e3 press conference. So that brings up the question, why even bother with a pre E3 event?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Stabbings_ View Post
    Does it surprise you? Microsoft is garbage. I've I had the money when purchasing my computer, I would have FOR SURE opted for the MacBook Pro instead of the Toshiba that I got.

    The only way I'll be picking up the next Xbox is if it's backwards compatible, and the price isn't redic. I'm currently thinking about picking up a white 360 and swapping the 4GB HDD with a 320GB (To go with my white console theme), because I really enjoy XBL and it's nice to be able to play with IRL friends on there. But if the 720 is backwards compatible, and isn't too pricey, I'll be grabbing that too. (Assuming it's in white ofcourse hehe ^__^)
    Yes, because Microsoft is clearly responsible for Toshiba's computer, and not toshiba themselves.

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