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The Xbox Has Brand New Avatars

Remember Microsoft’s Avatars, those wobbly caricatures that danced around the Xbox 360’s dashboard? They have been sidelined ever since the release of the Xbox One, but that doesn’t mean the company has given up on them.

Dress Up Your Xbox Live Avatar Like A Confederate On July 4

Dress Up Your Xbox Live Avatar Like A Confederate On July 4

While I don’t read any statements or endorsements of historical viewpoints behind this, Microsoft had to figure someone would notice that it’s now selling a Confederate Army uniform for your Xbox Live avatar’s virtual dress-up and call it out as a borderline offensive gesture. One of our readers saw it,…