Why did Microsoft decide to call their next console the Xbox One?

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1 year ago#1
Honestly makes no sense to me. Xbox to Xbox360 to Xbox One. If I were a causal I would say Xbox One is supposed the first one of the Xbox Generation. Lol.
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1 year ago#2
One device to rule them all.
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1 year ago#3
Tenzhi posted...
One device to rule them all.


Makes sense. Microsoft is the greatest company known to man. Hail Bill Gates!
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1 year ago#4
It's just an abbreviation for Xbox no one wants One
1 year ago#5
pauljayess posted...
It's just an abbreviation for Xbox no one wants One


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1 year ago#6
Because numbers aren't just for counting. They can also represent things. Xbox 360 wasn't the 360th Xbox, after all.
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1 year ago#7
pauljayess posted...
It's just an abbreviation for Xbox no one wants One


Sad but True
1 year ago#8
They came up with the "All in one" line but couldn't think of anything else that could rhyme with one.
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1 year ago#9
pauljayess posted...
It's just an abbreviation for Xbox no one wants One


Lol
1 year ago#10
I really liked Bill Gates...he seemed to want to direct the Xbox Division in another direction. Kinda amazing the first entire gen they were w/out him and it starts flopping. You see a lot of this with Microsoft products/services now that Gates has left as an active influence.
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