“The Person Who Bought This Needs to Sign In” – Massive Xbox Outage Baffles Fans Across the World

Published 05/07/2022, 8:00 AM EDT

Competition among companies has been peaking every day. So, they are constantly trying to release new stuff to keep their users hooked. But with every good thing, there is always a possibility of something going wrong. This can easily be justified after what Xbox users went through last night. 

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Like every year, Microsoft’s Xbox is currently developing new games for the future. Due to this, they claim users might face trouble using their devices. 

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Xbox users are tired of signing in.

If you’re looking forward to playing some of your favorite games on Xbox, I’m sorry, but you can’t. Last night, users all across the world started getting a message saying, ‘The person who bought this game needs to sign in.’ on their consoles. The issue started with gamers being unable to purchase games/ launch cloud gaming.

To this, Xbox apologized to its fans on Twitter and said, ‘We understand users are still experiencing issues launching games and starting Cloud Gaming sessions. We have the right people investigating and will update you here as we get more information. Thank you for your patience.’

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But that did not end here, as multiple users started tweeting about the issue repeatedly. Here’s what they had to say.

 

Xbox immediately posted a tweet saying, ‘We understand users are still experiencing issues launching games and starting Cloud Gaming sessions. We have the right people investigating and will update you here as we get more information. Thank you for your patience.’

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Possible games releasing on Xbox in 2022

Apart from the issue faced by users, Xbox has a bunch of games lined up for 2022. From Forza Horizon five to the return of Master Chief in Halo Infinite, they have an entire list to be unveiled at the E3 in June. There is also a huge possibility of them releasing the Xbox game pass.

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What do you think about this? Did you face the same issue last night, or are you still facing it? Let us know in the comments section.

 

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Atharv Phadke

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Atharv is an eSports writer at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Journalism from Mumbai University, Atharv has a keen eye for writing engaging content. He enjoys all kinds of games but thoroughly follows FPS games such as Call of Duty, Apex Legends and Fortnite.

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