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  • 05.06.09

Microsoft Aims for the Mainstream With 1 vs 100 on Xbox Live [Updated]

Think you’re smarter than the average game show contestant? Microsoft’s 1 vs 100 game is your chance to prove it to everyone. It’s also Microsoft’s chance to prove that Xbox Live can captivate a mainstream audience with a game that is far different from a Halo death match.

Think you’re smarter than the average game show contestant? Microsoft’s 1 vs 100 game is your chance to prove it to everyone. It’s also Microsoft’s chance to prove that Xbox Live can captivate a mainstream audience with a game that is far different from a Halo death match.

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1 vs 100 host Chris Cashman
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1 vs 100 can be played by four players together, either locally or as a party online, and Microsoft’s goal is for families and friends to play together. It is a cliché that housewives and grandmothers watch game shows, but with cute avatars and real prizes, 1 vs 100 could appeal to a segment of that market with game-savvy spouses or children.

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The official launch for 1 vs 100 is Spring 2009.

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