Microsoft crackdown on Xbox 360 pirated games "mods"

In some Xbox 360 forums recently, some gamers have been reporting that their consoles have been banned from connecting to the Xbox Live online gaming network. In a blog post last night, Major Nelson confirmed that the company has, in fact, been cracking down again on consoles that have been modified to play pirated games -- […]

In some Xbox 360 forums recently, some gamers have been reporting that their consoles have been banned from connecting to the Xbox Live online gaming network. In a blog post last night, Major Nelson confirmed that the company has, in fact, been cracking down again on consoles that have been modified to play pirated games -- "mods," as they're known. The move comes a week before the scheduled release of the New Xbox Experience cheduled for a Nov. 19 release.

Source:→ Todd Bishop's Microsoft Blog