News Mixer Removed From Xbox One In Latest Console Update
The final goodbye for Mixer
It's the end of an era, folks! Microsoft's Mixer streaming service is now being removed in a console update for all Xbox One users ahead of its discontinuation on July 22nd. According to Windows Central, this update went out over the weekend (although we think it might have happened for us a little earlier), but either...
News Xbox Boss: We Can't Be Afraid Of Trying Things That Might Not Work
Phil Spencer talks Mixer closure
Xbox boss Phil Spencer has been talking to GamesIndustry.biz once again, this time about the impending closure of livestreaming service Mixer, which will begin redirecting to Facebook Gaming next week. Spencer explained to the website that he has no regrets about investing in Mixer, and that he felt being afraid of...
News Mixer Has Begun Disappearing From Xbox Insiders' Consoles
Disappears for everyone on July 22
Late last month, Microsoft revealed that it was shutting down its Mixer streaming service on July 22 and teaming up with Facebook to enable to the Mixer community to transition to Facebook Gaming. Now, some Xbox Insiders have noticed Mixer features have already been removed from their consoles. This was alluded to...
News Microsoft Is Shutting Mixer, Teaming Up With Facebook Gaming
Mixer goes offline on July 22
Microsoft has announced that it's shutting down its Mixer streaming service, and that it's teaming up with Facebook to enable to the Mixer community to transition to Facebook Gaming. In an article posted earlier today, Xbox head Phil Spencer explained the reason for Mixer's closure: "Ultimately, the success of...