Xbox has opened the flood gates for a whole new online gaming. These have been monopolized previously with MMORPG's available for desktops. With the new community introduced by Xbox through Xbox Live, there is a whole new ball game. You can always enjoy your Xbox games in the comfort of your own living room. Skills are developed in these conditions and NPC may no longer satisfy your skill level. This is the time you enter a whole community that shares your love of a certain game. This is where you see where your skills are at par with. Take a look at the bigger ranking board and see where you are at. In order for you to subscribe to this network (Xbox Live) you need to get yourself the Xbox Live card. This will allow you to enter your game and connect online and play with other players wherever they are. If you rather work with them instead of against them, you can also form your party from Xbox Live. Form your assault group for Call of Duty and head off to war from the comfort of each of your team mate's living room. Make the world a smaller place with the Xbox Live community. Xbox Live do not only get players together to enjoy the game they have come up with. You can also take advantage of downloadable contents. You would however need the Xbox Live Points Card. Turn your Xbox to a media player. You can then get not just game add-ons but your music and the latest movies in HD.