The new revelation that the Xbox Live Gold service is retiring will be free online multiplayer games.

With Microsoft no longer offering an annual subscription to Xbox Live Gold, there is speculation that the game is retiring. According tomedia outlet Wccftech, the subscription service is about to “be history” and Xbox online multiplayer games will be available for free, so users no longer need to subscribe to Xbox Game Pass to play the game.

The new revelation that the Xbox Live Gold service is retiring will be free online multiplayer games.

While Jeff Grubb’s revelations are usually very precise and there is plenty of other evidence that Xbox Live Gold is retiring, we must be cautious about this before it is officially announced. If the service does retire, the impact on Xbox is huge.