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  • Xbox Live releasing nearly 1 million gamertags that have been inactive for years - GeekWire

    Xbox Live releasing nearly 1 million gamertags that have been inactive for years - GeekWire;

    Xbox Live (Via Xbox Live). The Xbox Live gamertag you've always wanted could very well become yours if it's among the nearly 1 million IDs being released into the wild by Microsoft on Wednesday. The company announced that gamertags from accounts ...and more »

  • Microsoft to free up 1 Million abandoned Xbox Live gamertags Wednesday - New York Daily News

    Microsoft to free up 1 Million abandoned Xbox Live gamertags Wednesday - New York Daily News;

    Seeing "username already taken" is one of the biggest pains ever. But luckily, this week, you might finally get that sweet moniker you've always wanted. Microsoft will free up 1 million Xbox gamertags starting Wednesday, which will let certain gamers ...and more »

  • Xbox Live Price to Increase in Some Countries - GameSpot

    Xbox Live Price to Increase in Some Countries - GameSpot;

    Microsoft has confirmed that the price for Xbox Live Gold will increase in six countries. Last updated by Mat Paget on May 16, 2016 at 7:15PM. 211 Comments. Leave Blank. Want the latest gaming news as it breaks? All the highlights in the world of games ...and more »

  • Abandoned Xbox Gamertags will soon be made available once again - TechSpot

    Abandoned Xbox Gamertags will soon be made available once again - TechSpot;

    Microsoft will be giving Xbox gamers a chance to get an awesome new Gamertag on Wednesday, May 18th when the company re-releases nearly one million old and abandoned Gamertags. The recycled Gamertags will be available to active Xbox Live Gold ...and more »

  • One million dormant Xbox Live gamertags can be yours starting Wednesday - Ars Technica UK

    One million dormant Xbox Live gamertags can be yours starting Wednesday - Ars Technica UK;

    Are you the type to dash madly toward any new online service's sign-up page even if you think you'll never touch it again, just to lock down your username of choice? As any good geek knows, handles are a precious commodity, especially for free services ...and more »

  • Xbox Live is giving away nearly 1 million dead gamertags on May 18 - VentureBeat

    Xbox Live is giving away nearly 1 million dead gamertags on May 18 - VentureBeat;

    Microsoft revealed today that its making about 1 million gamertags available for registering though a 24 hour period on May 18. These are old user names for Xbox Live members back from the original Xbox era that have been inactive since the service ...and more »

  • Microsoft is Releasing Over 1 Million Unused Xbox Live Gamertags - Game Rant

    Microsoft is Releasing Over 1 Million Unused Xbox Live Gamertags - Game Rant;

    Microsoft will release over 1 million unused Xbox Live gamer tags back into the wild, including screen names that feature pop culture references, proper names, and more. Microsoft has announced that close to 1 million Xbox Live gamer tags will go back ...and more »

  • Microsoft to recycle Xbox Gamertags: How to finally grab your dream ... - Pocket-lint.com

    Microsoft to recycle Xbox Gamertags: How to finally grab your dream ... - Pocket-lint.com;

    Microsoft has announced that it is freeing up nearly 1 million Gamertags. These are Gamertags that were claimed by someone from the original Xbox era.and more »

  • Microsoft Freeing Up 1 Million Xbox Live Gamertags: Here's What You Need To Know - Tech Times

    Microsoft Freeing Up 1 Million Xbox Live Gamertags: Here's What You Need To Know - Tech Times;

    Nearly 1 million Xbox Live Gamertags will be up for grabs this week. This goes without saying, but this is the perfect opportunity to get the name you've always wanted. ( Major Nelson ). Advertisement. Gamers everywhere, now's your chance to get the ...and more »

  • Xbox Live Gold Subscription Price to Increase in Six Countries - GameTransfers

    Xbox Live Gold Subscription Price to Increase in Six Countries - GameTransfers;

    In the same way that happened in Mexico, Microsoft plans to increase the price of Xbox LIVE Gold subscription in 6 countries: Austria, Hungary, Israel, South Africa, Sweden and Turkey. Xbox Live Gold. The information was released by Game Informer ...and more »