“Huge” Xbox 360 announcement planned for E3

"I think it will surprise people," says Microsoft Game Studios boss.

Xbox One may be launching later this year, but that doesn’t mean Microsoft won’t continue to support Xbox 360.

Speaking to GameSpot, Microsoft Game Studios boss Phil Spencer said the company has a “huge” Xbox 360 announcement planned for E3.

“I think the [Xbox 360] is going to be very vibrant for many years. In fact, we have a huge [Xbox 360] announcement for E3 that I keep wanting to talk about, but I can’t,” Spencer said. “I think it will surprise people. I loved what we did last year with Minecraft; bring Minecraft to the box; six million units later it’s kind of a beast. I think there’s a lot of life in the [Xbox 360] for years to come.”

Perhaps it’s that rumored $99 Xbox 360 SKU?

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