Xbox One policy change will not impact Asian launch window

By Dave Cook, Thursday, 20 June 2013 09:10 GMT

Xbox One’s DRM, used game and 24-hour log in policies were dropped last night, and the big changed will not impact the console’s Asian launch plans, Microsoft has confirmed.

We reported on Microsoft’s Asian launch plans for late 2014 here, and now the company has confirmed to Gamespot that the ‘late 2014’ window remains. While the window includes Singapore, Malaysia, and Hong Kong, there is still a big question mark hanging over Microsoft’s plans for Japan.

For an overview of Microsoft’s cancelled Xbox One policies and a statement from Don Mattrick, go here.

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