We believe that gaming should be:

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Inclusive of all

Diversity is a strength. We strive to be inclusive by welcoming all people to our community, being open to new ideas, and by celebrating the uniqueness of our fans.

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Accessible to all

Nothing should come between you and the games you love. We strive to eliminate barriers, and to empower gamers to customize the way they play.

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Safe for all

Gaming is a fun part of a balanced life. We strive to create a place where everyone can play responsibly, within the boundaries they set, free from fear and intimidation.

Our philosophy in action

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A note from Head of Xbox Phil Spencer

Gaming must promote and protect the safety of all

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Inclusivity and innovation shine at Microsoft's Hackathon

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The Xbox Ambassadors Pledge

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Gears 5 raises the bar for accessibility

A long list of accessibility features is allowing more gamers to join the fight for Sera

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Our Shared Commitment to Safer Gaming


How you can get involved

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Keep our community safe and fun

Gaming should be fun. Help us keep it that way by following our community standards, treating others with respect and kindness, and reporting bullies.

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Become an Xbox Ambassador

Xbox Ambassadors welcome and connect with fellow gamers, share their Xbox expertise, and are committed to creating a positive gaming community for everyone.