An unusual thing happened on the way to a Microsoft sell-out of Xbox Series X preorders; sales of Xbox ONE X also appear to have significantly increased. At least at Amazon.
But what can we take from the apparent increase? How does Amazon's "Movers and Shakers" list actually work? Are there really shades of the "Wii U" here?
Or was this just all representative of a different kind of confusion?
An Xbox by any other name would still smell like plastic and dreams...in Virtual Legality.
#Xbox #SeriesX #Amazon
Discussed in this episode:
"It looks like a bunch of soon-to-be-disappointed people accidentally bought Xbox One X’s today"
The Verge - September 22, 2020 - Jay Peters
"Xbox One X sales rank is up 747% on Amazon lol..."
Tweet - September 22, 2020 - Andrew Alerts (@AndrewAlerts)
Amazon Movers and Shakers
"Amazon’s Xbox One X sales rank was up 750% following Series X pre-orders"
VideoGamesChronicle (VGC) - September 22, 2020 - Andy Robinson
"Confusion reigns over Xbox naming policy as Series S causes ‘One X’ to trend"
VideoGamesChronicle (VGC) - September 8, 2020 - Andy Robinson
"The Xbox Series S plays Xbox One S versions of Xbox One games"
The Verge - September 14, 2020- Sam Byford
"The Wii U name is still hurting Nintendo"
Polygon - August 5, 2014 - Ben Kuchera
"here's Microsoft getting confused by Xbox One X and Xbox Series X"
Tweet - September 22, 2020 - Tom Warren (@tomwarren)
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