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Xbox 360 getting hot under the collar?

Posted: November 27, 2005 in Gaming


Rumours that the brand new Xbox 360 is crashing are flying thick and fast. Microsoft has quickly assured the community that it is only a small number of isolated incidents which is definitely not growing to grow into a globe spanning plague of defunct next-gen consoles. Even so there are quite a few convincing complaints and our sister-blog, Games Digest, reckons it has found the source of the problem. It seems that the beloved 360 needs a little space for ventilation otherwise it overheats and dies. Fortunately, I don’t reckon that overheating will be much of an issue with the weather forecasts I’ve heard for this winter, but let’s hope that, if there is a problem, Microsoft gets it fixed before summer…