Microsoft has stated it’s to cease manufacturing the XBox 360 video games console, 10 years after it launched.
In a weblog submit, Xbox boss Phil Spencer stated players had accomplished greater than 78 billion hours of play on the units.
Final yr the agency enabled Xbox 360 video games to work on its successor, the Xbox One.
Mr Spencer stated all remaining Xbox 360 consoles would nonetheless be bought, and the platform would proceed to be supported for present customers.
“I am incredibly proud of all of the work and dedication that went into development of the Xbox 360 hardware, services and games portfolio over the last decade. And I’m grateful to the fans for their continued passion and support,” he wrote.
“Whereas we have had a tremendous run, the realities of producing a product over a decade previous are beginning to creep up on us.