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Xbox Avatars receiving an update later this year

xbox avatars 2017For the first time since 2008, the Xbox Avatars are receiving an unnecessary, but certainly welcomed change later in 2017. The new look, first teased last year, will make avatars look more realistically proportioned, and offer new and exciting ways to customize your digital self to represent the kind of person you are. Continue reading Xbox Avatars receiving an update later this year

Xbox avatars will soon include wheelchair accessibility

xbox avatar wheelchairXbox avatars first made their appearance in 2008 when Xbox Live introduced the New Xbox Experience, or NXE for short. On Xbox One, the NXOE was introduced last year, but avatars haven’t been as fully integrated as we had hoped just yet. The avatars let us create virtual representations of ourselves, with gaming attire, t-shirts and hats, but it didn’t include everyone, until now. Next up, is a wheelchair inclusive option. Continue reading Xbox avatars will soon include wheelchair accessibility