11
New
Stories

egmnow
My Games
New Games
Top Games



Microsoft Warns of ‘Test Next Xbox’ Scam Sites

By
Posted on March 14, 2013 AT 05:23am

Microsoft has warned gamers to steer clear of several “test the next Xbox” sites that have begun springing up. Larry ‘Major Nelson’ Hryb, director of programming for Xbox Live, took to Twitter to issue a warning:

Several rumors suggest that Microsoft will finally announce its next generation console to the world in April. For those that are wondering no website is ever going to allow you to test a new console from either Microsoft or Sony, they have never offered public testing and never will.

Also steer clear of any sites offering free Microsoft Points just for sharing a link, these are also fake and only lead to severe spam with no free Points at the end.

Matthew Bennett, Associate Editor
Matthew Bennett finally got his big break with EGM three years ago, following years of volunteer work for various sites. An ability to go many hours without sleep and a quick wit make him ideal for his role as associate editor at EGMNOW.com. He often thinks back to the days when the very idea of this career seemed like nothing but an impossible dream. Follow him on Twitter @mattyjb89. Meet the rest of the crew.

Partner Pages

Subscribe
Subscribe
Subscribe



EGM MEDIA, LLC
8840 Wilshire Blvd.,
Third Floor,
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
egm

© 2014 EGM Media LLC. All rights reserved. Trademarks belong to their respective owners.
Website Interface © 2012 EGM Digital Media, LLC.