The lights are on
During their third quarter 2013 earnings report today, Microsoft disclosed that Xbox Live subscriptions have increased 18% over the prior year's same period. The total number of subscribers is now over 46 million worldwide.
Additionally, the entertainment and devices division posted revenue of $2.53 billion, which is up 56% over last year. This news comes right before the NPD retail sales data for March 2013 is due to be released.
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Wow... I'm not that shocked though...
The haters are going to latch onto this article like leaches. Really, can't we learn to get along?
(Like that'll ever happen)
I'm glad to be one of the 46 million, I really like Xbox.
They're going to be losing a lot of those if they need to stay always on for the nextbox.
im one of them and it is proof that it is working and even if it is paid, the service is top notch...i dont mind paying 59.00 bux a years, that is nothing to me..5 bux a month is gold and cheap.
Wow, this number is waaay larger than I would have ever expected!
Wow that's awesome
Nice! Thats awesome!
Impressive, especially for paid subscriptions as well.
Nice to see we have an active number of gamers worldwide. Honestly, I wish there was one central gaming network with 'exclusivity' sections. It would make interoperability between platforms much more enjoyable (at least for me).
I cancelled mine a month ago and am enjoying the psn games you get for signing up with them. Trying not to think of all the money i pointlessly blew on Gold.
This "subscribers" are silver and gold account. That's a joke, because with silver accounts microsoft doesn't earn subscriber fee.
i pay for xbox live for the secuirity. who would trust psn since they got hacked twice
i am proud to be one of those 46 million