Avatar accessories may be sold in the future, says Microsoft
Written Friday, August 01, 2008 By Joe Robinson
Speaking to VentureBeat, Microsoft's Live, Software and Services boss John Schappert confirmed that putting a price tag on Avatar clothing and accessories was something they are considering.
"That may be in the future," he replied when asked a question about micro-transactions.
"In the near term, we want to launch these with great customization and a great library of accessories this fall.
"I think there is a lot more we can do with them."
The Avatars are part of the 'New Xbox Live Experience' that Microsoft announced at E3. This major update of the Xbox Live service will include features like these Avatars, and is due out sometime in the autumn