Quantcast
Hey Microsoft, Poland doesn't like you anymore - Destructoid

DestructoidJapanatorTomopopFlixist



Hey Microsoft, Poland doesn't like you anymore


9:20 AM on 03.09.2010
Hey Microsoft, Poland doesn't like you anymore photo



You know how annoying it is when Xbox Live goes down? Well, imagine if the downtime lasted six years. In fact, imagine never getting Xbox Live at all. To some of you, that sounds like a blessing, but angry Xbox 360 owners in Poland aren't thankful for it. In fact, they're sick to death of Microsoft stringing them along with promises, and they want Live NAOW!

"Polish gamers have been hearing about the introduction of Xbox Live to our country for 6 years," writes Polish group WeWantLive, "ever since Peter Moore said the hope-inspiring 'Xbox Live will eventually be available in Poland.' Those were not concrete promises and we are aware of this fact, but that was definitely an indication that Microsoft is aware of the potential the Polish market has.

"Unfortunately, during those 6 long years nothing has changed. The Polish division of Microsoft continues to make hollow promises of introducing Xbox Live in our country eventually by saying 'just wait a little longer'."

WeWantLive is sick of Microsoft brushing them off with promises and statements that they are "very committed" to a market that they've managed to ignore for six years. We wish them all the best in their endeavor, too. With Xbox Live being such an integral part of the 360, it boggles the mind that MS would have the nerve to sell its system in countries that it won't support. It's like saying "We have no regard for you whatsoever, but we'll still take your money."

Well, that's pretty much Microsoft all over.






Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.







Win your choice of console from Destructoid! in Destructoid's Hangs on LockerDome

Europe

11:45 PM on 07.14.2014
Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed coming to Europe

Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed is confirmed for Europe, NIS America announced today. The PlayStation 3 and Vita game will launch in the region on October 10. Set in Tokyo's famous electronics district, Akihabara, t...more



5:00 PM on 07.10.2014
You don't have to buy Destiny to get a white PS4

I like the white PS4. I don't fancy myself spending $50 on Destiny ($450 for the bundle). Thankfully, Sony's Shuhei Yoshida told French site GameOne that the white PS4 will be sold on its own (in Europe) before the ...more



5:30 PM on 07.08.2014
Save a bit on Driveclub with this PS4 bundle

If you are European and absolutely sure you want Driveclub at launch and a PS4, then Sony is happy you exist. Here's the bundle. It's just a PS4 (with controller) and a copy of Driveclub for €439.99, which...more



View all Europe






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more