Microsoft Points News


Revamped Xbox Live Rewards program rewards playing new releases

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 04, 2013 4:00pm PDT

The new Xbox Live Rewards has arrived and now rewards you for playing new release games -- as long as they're on-disc.


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Microsoft Points being phased out starting today

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 26, 2013 8:30am PDT

As promised, Microsoft Points are being done away with. The transition begins today, as evidenced by the appearance of real-money pricing on Xbox...


Leftover Microsoft Points converted to cash when 'retired' in fall

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 11, 2013 9:15am PDT

We've all expected and awaited it for yonks, and yesterday Microsoft finally announced that it's dropping Microsoft Points and letting us pay for stuff on Xbox Live with real money. Having been mighty vague, the company has now put up a new FAQ to explain more of what'll go ...


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