America prepares for Xbox One launch

Gamers in the US took to Twitter ahead of the midnight launch of the Xbox One in New York and Los Angeles.

Microsoft's eagerly anticipated new console went on sale in London at 12pm.


I bet the First guy in line for the XBox One in Times Square is either A. unemployed B. Single or C. All of the Above.


Only thing that's preventing me from running out and grabbing an Xbox One tonight is that $500 price tag.


This launch special for Xbox One just feels awkward..

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Global launch for Xbox One

The hotly-anticipated Xbox One has gone on sale across the world, with thousands of gamers turning out for the midnight launch. Microsoft claims the console is 'the best', ahead of rival Sony's PS4 release next week - in time for the festive rush.