It was an ambiguous debut. One that, in retrospect, makes me appreciate Microsofts approach. They really put their money where their mouth is.
It was the eccentric lineup of games to begin with and the way they were so hands on with peripherals. The whole redesign of their controller was, to me proof of their dedication to gaming.
I still believe, out of all 3, they will be the last standing. I think their overall receptiveness is their biggest strength and the reason for the gaming divisions longevity.
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