A service provided by Microsoft for its Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles. It includes both free and paid services such as multiplayer gaming, digital distribution, and social network integration.

Xbox Live is a service provided by Microsoft for its Xbox 360 and Xbox One consoles. Originally created for the Xbox in 2002, it includes both free and paid services such as multiplayer gaming, voice/video chat, digital distribution of both full games and downloadable content, and social network integration with sites such as Twitter and Facebook.

You should add the xbox-live tag to a question if you have a question about any of the services that Xbox Live offers, such as Gold memberships, voice chat problems, update issues, etc. If you have a question about a game offered on Xbox Live Arcade, please use the xbox-live-arcade tag instead.

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