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    Official Xbox.com forum empty = battle weary?

    http://forums.xbox.com/xbox_forums/x...e/default.aspx

    Went lurking at the Xbox One section but no one is home. Looks shutdown. Dont know when it happened but they must have gotten tired of trying to moderate a flame fest.
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    And you started a thread about that?...lol

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    They're all busy in ps sites and forums to care about the Official xbox forums

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    Quote Originally Posted by YoungMullah88 View Post
    They're all busy in ps sites and forums to care about the Official xbox forums

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    Quote Originally Posted by F34R View Post
    You just have to know your way around:



    Yeah, but look at the last post dates! I didn't see any activity regarding the Xbox720p in the forums over there...

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    There's recent activity... but I think most forum goers are at other sites.
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    The Official Xbox forums have always been slow, or at least not nearly as busy as most internet forums.

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    Ok.. kinda takes a second or two to click on the right places...









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    Quote Originally Posted by F34R View Post







    Only 112,967 posts?



    I guess not so battle weary after all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by YoungMullah88 View Post
    They're all busy in ps sites and forums to care about the Official xbox forums

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    Not here they aren't..lol

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    For a real laugh, go to http://www.teamxbox.com

    Click on the main discussion forum, start looking at the subjects and realize what they all are now.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bligmerk View Post
    For a real laugh, go to http://www.teamxbox.com

    Click on the main discussion forum, start looking at the subjects and realize what they all are now.
    IGN gimped all the TXB mods somehow, or $#@! on them - so they left. Let the site implode on itself... it is now overrun almost 100% by bots

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cuguy View Post
    IGN gimped all the TXB mods somehow, or $#@! on them - so they left. Let the site implode on itself... it is now overrun almost 100% by bots
    That makes it even funnier. It was always strange how IGN made a site for a specific console, and not the others. That place was a fanboy brewing pot. Adds support to the suspicion that IGN was being paid off by Microsoft for the site and the checks stopped coming in.
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    Looks like the new Xbox is giving everyone depression and a softie .
    Last edited by Kevlor; 10-24-2013 at 18:18.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kevlor View Post
    Looks like the new Xbox is giving everyone depression and a softie .
    *** cue the slide whistle sound ***

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bligmerk View Post
    That makes it even funnier. It was always strange how IGN made a site for a specific console, and not the others. That place was a fanboy brewing pot. Adds support to the suspicion that IGN was being paid off by Microsoft for the site and the checks stopped coming in.
    I see you haven't fixed your comprehension issue yet. TXB was a fan site created before the original xbox launched. About a year later it merged with another xbox forum. A few years after that it was bought out by ign, and a few years after that ign was bought by another company. In 2010 ign got rid of all the txb staff which eliminated any txb generate content (like news and reviews). That killed off most of the website traffic.

    In 2012 ign further let go of the site turning a nearly dead site into a cesspool for bots and spam, finally killing off txb for good.

    Perhaps you should do some proper research before opening your mouth and commenting on things.

    And for the record, what you said about TXB could apply to any console centric website, including this one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MATRIX 2 View Post
    I see you haven't fixed your comprehension issue yet. TXB was a fan site created before the original xbox launched. About a year later it merged with another xbox forum. A few years after that it was bought out by ign, and a few years after that ign was bought by another company. In 2010 ign got rid of all the txb staff which eliminated any txb generate content (like news and reviews). That killed off most of the website traffic.

    In 2012 ign further let go of the site turning a nearly dead site into a cesspool for bots and spam, finally killing off txb for good.

    Perhaps you should do some proper research before opening your mouth and commenting on things.

    And for the record, what you said about TXB could apply to any console centric website, including this one.
    Wait, you think this place has been bought and run by MS?

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    Wait, you think this place has been bought and run by MS?

    TIL.
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    Quote Originally Posted by admartian View Post
    Wait, you think this place has been bought and run by MS?

    TIL.
    Quote Originally Posted by Bligmerk View Post
    That makes it even funnier. It was always strange how IGN made a site for a specific console, and not the others. That place was a fanboy brewing pot. Adds support to the suspicion that IGN was being paid off by Microsoft for the site and the checks stopped coming in.

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    Regardless of the minute details, that site is obviously not sponsored anymore, otherwise somebody would care. Just never saw a site implode like that. Go off line, go dead, other things, but not just cutting off forum members with a wide open bot barrage. It's like a big FU to the flaming fanboys that used to make that site froth and boil. Just another chapter in the Interwebz history.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bligmerk View Post
    Regardless of the minute details, that site is obviously not sponsored anymore, otherwise somebody would care. Just never saw a site implode like that. Go off line, go dead, other things, but not just cutting off forum members with a wide open bot barrage. It's like a big FU to the flaming fanboys that used to make that site froth and boil. Just another chapter in the Interwebz history.
    There wasn't any point in IGN buying the site. So it isn't surprising they fired the staff and let the site stagnate and decay, especially when it would compete against ign's website and forums.

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    wtf is going on here!

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    I dunno. With the Xbox One, MS has taken just about every possible wrong step a company could with a console, and then invented some new ways while they were at it.

    It's really not hard to make a case that the fanbase isn't anywhere near what it once was. Certainly nothing like how things were when the first XBox was around much less when the 360 was coming out.

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