Microsoft and Xbox LIVE must have had a family disagreement as Microsoft has discontinued the much-loved Gold Family Pack it offered to customers. Joystiq got in touch with a Microsoft representative to confirm that the Family Gold is no longer able to be purchased.
“The Family Gold offer is no longer available for purchase,”… “The Family Center experience with settings management, allowance granting, child activity reports and family subscriptions management are still available for current Family Gold members at this time.
As for why the pack was discontinued, the rep said, “We continually evaluate our business focus and work to offer services that make the most sense for our customers and Xbox.”
The Xbox LIVE Gold Family Pack gave you four 12-month Gold memberships for less than the price of two. Continue Reading