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In a quest to end the bitterness between the Xbox 360 and the color red, Microsoft appears to be reconciling the two in a new Xbox 360 Elite SKU. The unannounced product has stumbled into the public eye much in the same way that many of Microsoft's secrets do -- first a rumor, then a retailer inventory listing and then an innocent mention in a New Zealand-bound press release.

Alright, maybe that last one doesn't quite adhere to the formula, but according to Kotaku, an MS New Zealand promotion for the upcoming release of Halo Wars -- buy a 360, get a free copy of the game! -- explicitly excluded "the Red Xbox 360 Elite console which is exclusive to EB games." You know, that one that hasn't been announced, and that certainly won't be announced "at this time."

Though mention of the system has been stricken from the online version of the press release, we'd be immensely disappointed if the system, whether tied to Resident Evil 5 or not, failed to make an appearance. We can't let all these Red Rig of Death jokes go to waste!
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post #2 of 8
Lol
'Now the rings will match the box'
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Originally Posted by Ducky View Post
Lol
'Now the rings will match the box'
You'll never know when you get an RRoD now D:
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post #4 of 8
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Originally Posted by Ducky View Post
Lol
'Now the rings will match the box'
thanks man, now my coffe is flying out of my nose and all over my keyboard. I hate red so looks like my generic white will do.
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post #5 of 8
I like the typo in the last statement of the OP. It seems fitting for the perilous journey ahead for these new red 360s.
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Ooooo red
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Grod?
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LOLz. Red is the last color that they should make. Now some people wouldn't be able to tell when their system dies.
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