Friends reunited upgrade allows for online editing of friend lists

Wednesday 29 March 2006, Microsoft's official homepage for all things Live and 360, now allows gamers to add or remove friends without having to reach for a joypad. Found someone who seems to love the same games as you while browsing online profiles? Add them to your list of buddies there and then.

It seems like a minor upgrade, but it's an important one, allowing players to expand or manage their friend lists without leaving the online community itself, instead of having to swap gamertags with face-to-face friends or having to find good people through online play.

Above: See? It's a tiny little detail, just below the Gamercard, but a welcome one

With Microsoft's upcoming USB camera and 360's capacity for online chat, this move allows to become even more of a meeting ground for people who want to hook up with others for a private natter.

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