Microsoft Points are dead – latest Xbox 360 update introduces real money transactions
Existing points still redeemable for a period.
It’s finally happened – Microsoft has called time on the Points system that has sustained Xbox Live Marketplace since inception. Download the latest Xbox 360 update, and you’ll be confronted by actual, real-world pound and dollar signs next time you open a Marketplace listing. A bold new world, gentlemen and ladies. A bold new world.