NEWS - Friday, July 8, 2005


Xbox 360 Coming Up Short?

XBOX 360 HIT BY STOCK SHORTAGES ALREADY? Reports out of the US suggest 360 pre-orders have already drained stocks -before they’re even on the shelves Stocks of Xbox 360 consoles are already critically low because of rampant pre-ordering, according to reports emanating from US retailers. The reports, which remain speculation at this point, suggest that numerous large US retailers including EB Games and Gamestop have already exhausted their early stock allocations. It seems that the demand for Microsoft’s next-gen machine has been so great that a huge number of customers have pre-ordered their Xbox 360s - possibly resulting in empty store shelves when the console actually launches in November. The news will cause distress for Microsoft, which was hit by severe Xbox stock shortages in the run-up to last Christmas. Also, potential Xbox 360 shortages could complicate the console’s planned worldwide launch - it’s expected to release in the US, Europe and Asia within weeks of each other in November. But the Redmond-based giant seemed unphased by the reports when we contacted it for comment. "Excitement for Xbox 360 is running high," said a spokesperson, "and we’re working with our manufacturing partners to ensure we meet worldwide demand for Xbox 360 this Christmas."
Source: http://www.computerandvideogames.com

Site Statistics

Registered Members: 62,405
Forum Posts: 725,950
Xbox One Titles: 4,433
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,086
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 586
Original Xbox Titles: 987
Staff Reviews: 2,323
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 16,375
Screenshots: 36,611
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News





Hokko Life Coming to Consoles September 27th

Hokko Life Coming to Consoles September 27thHokko Life invites players to customise and cultivate their very own cosy community, with mini-games, friendly villagers, and an intricate design tool all coming together to create a charming environment for players to put their own stamp on.




See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

KeyWe Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 4755 Views

2021: XBA is still here
Post by shrew king
23 Replies, 38515 Views

Watch Dogs: Legion
Post by Nato King
0 Replies, 74451 Views

Xbox Series X or S
Post by Nato King
5 Replies, 87529 Views

Spellbreak Grand Magus Pack (3) and Starter Pack (7) Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 90427 Views

I pay $ 1000! I search the Element 54 Canadian launch Team signaturen Faceplate
Post by Smill
0 Replies, 99954 Views

Xbox one no signal
Post by debrartin
0 Replies, 97766 Views

do you remember?
Post by SnoochyBoochy
3 Replies, 102346 Views

i haz xbox
Post by SnoochyBoochy
0 Replies, 75775 Views

Claiming the first thread of 2020
Post by Kraft
7 Replies, 138186 Views

Important! I pay $ 1000! I search the Sweden launch and the Element 54 Faceplate
Post by Smill
3 Replies, 99326 Views

Squad Up
Post by samslophead
0 Replies, 179767 Views

TERA Skinned Xbox One X Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 131389 Views

Starfield Release expectations?
Post by DJ tx
4 Replies, 225581 Views

Issue with Xbox live on Xbox home
Post by rcmpayne
0 Replies, 126782 Views

© 2000-2022 XboxAddict.com - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. XboxAddict.com is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics