NXE Not happening today?

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  1. The_Bardock

    The_Bardock ****** of the Minicons

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    So wasn't the new xbox update supposed to take place today?
     
  2. Maverick Hunter Christian

    Maverick Hunter Christian Choke on that, causality!

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    19th, little longer.
     
  3. Chrono Grimlock

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    I got it tonight, and it took 20 minutes to find out where redeem code is now. hah
     
  4. seven

    seven RIP Poopers 4-1993/5-2008

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    Me too, just another round of beta invites today. Nov 19th has been the official launch for a while now.
     
  5. DevilzFan

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    We can keep using the blades system if we prefer, right?
     
  6. The_Bardock

    The_Bardock ****** of the Minicons

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    Oh my bad, could have sworn it was the 14th. Guess I got my 4's and 9's mixed up.
     
  7. MegaMoonMan

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    I'm really looking forward to that Netflix shit.
     
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    seven RIP Poopers 4-1993/5-2008

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    Kind of. If you press the Guide button then it'll bring up a condensed version of the old blades system. It has all the basic functionailty to it but will just take you to the part in the NXE if you select something.
     
  9. McBradders

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    I'm really looking forward to LIVE being absoloutely fucked for a good 3 weeks and the hundreds, nay, thousands of bricked systems.
     
  10. Metalhead

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    So, what about the old backgrounds/themes? Are they now redundant with the blades having gone?
     
  11. KidDynamite

    KidDynamite don't know nothing Veteran

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    I got in the beta and it's awesome. Much better than the blades imo. Also, Netflix integration is spectacular. I seriously think it will sell systems.
     
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    Probably. But there's been some people saying that the old themes may still work with the NXE.
     
  13. Dirge121

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    Oh gee, thanks Twist. Now I'm going to be all paranoid to update :( 
     
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    Cheers, I haven;t been keeping up to date with this so that's what I needed.

    Although, why do I have the feeling that the UK will, yet again get a shitty cut down version with limited functionality?
     
  16. Erector

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    We're not getting Netflix, that's for sure. It would've been ace if they could've done something similar with Lovefilm.
     
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    Well it happens with every major firmware update, it seems :( 
     
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    I was blissfully ignorant to that! Blissfully I say!
     
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    Rock Band 2 comes out Friday... I'm scared, hold me.
     
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    Might be in my head but I find everything in Dead Space loads much faster since I've installed it. Also, my Xbox is quieter than my PS3 for the first time ever! Good stuff so far
     

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