We can't wait for our community and fans around the world to see for themselves on November 10."The Limited Edition Console was revealed at an exclusive preview event in Los Angeles where guests were the first to experience the game's multiplayer gameplay on Xbox LIVE.
"It is thrilling to bring the exclusive Modern Warfare 2-inspired Xbox 360 console to Call of Duty fans.
It is expanding its Xbox Live Video Marketplace and preparing to launch it in Europe."We're launching in UK and Ireland, France and Germany first and then rolling out to other countries as soon as we can," said Shane Kim, VP at Microsoft Game Studios.
The expanded video-download service will now include movies from Disney and its two satellite studios Miramax and Touchstone Pictures .
Microsoft has not yet offered a specific date for when support for Xbox 360, or Xbox Live services for the console, will end.
Microsoft launched the Xbox 360 in November 2005 and it is estimated that the company sold 80 million units worldwide by November 2013, when its successor, the Xbox One, was released.
Available in free and subscription-based varieties, Xbox Live allows users to: play games online; download games (through Xbox Live Arcade) and game demos; purchase and stream music, television programs, and films through the Xbox Music and Xbox Video portals; and access third-party content services through media streaming applications.
And while we've had an amazing run, the realities of manufacturing a product over a decade old are starting to creep up on us.The Xbox Live Video Marketplace currently offers over 2,000 hours worth of content from 28 different studios and networks, 500 hours of which is in high definition.Back in March, we reported that the 360 Elite was set to launch in the UK at some point in the late summer .The Xbox 360 Elite comes with a boosted 120GB hard drive, a swish black exterior and also HDMI 1.2 ports (not 1.3 - the latest version) to make HD gaming on large televisions a lot easier.It's long-been rumoured that the Elite would launch in Europe in August.Beginning with the game's worldwide release on November 10, fans can arm themselves with the Xbox 360 Modern Warfare 2 Limited Edition Console, featuring an exclusive design inspired by the epic thriller, more storage space than ever before in a 250GB Hard Drive, two Xbox 360 Wireless Controllers, as well as an Xbox 360 Headset and a Standard Edition copy of Modern Warfare 2 for an estimated retail price of 9 (USD)."It's the highest compliment to the team and our fans to have a special themed Xbox 360 console," said Vince Zampella, CEO of Infinity Ward.