Xbox Live services appear to be down at the moment, but just for Xbox 360 owners. As of now, Xbox Live Support page shows status as limited for Xbox Live Core services, Purchase and Content Usage, as well as social and gaming section. The reason of the outage is not yet know at the moment, but it appears to be down only for Xbox 360 owners.
“We understand that some of you are having trouble completing in-game purchases, or accessing certain offers in the Xbox Store. We want to assure you that our team is working non-stop to get this situation resolved as quickly as possible. We appreciate your patience during this process, Xbox members! We’ll provide an update as soon as we have more information,” the status page says. “We’re working to fix this as soon as possible! Thanks for your patience in the meantime. We’ll update you on our progress when we have more information.”
All Xbox One servers are running fine as per the status page. In case you can’t recall, the Xbox Live services were down on Christmas as well, but that was due to a hack attempt, but it could just be a technical issue this time. We’ll update this post as soon as we get to hear more about the reason for the outage, and as soon as the servers are up and running again.Further reading: Gaming, Microsoft, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox Live