bigman2003 writes "In a big move earlier this year, EA started to offer games with Xbox Live support. One of the big concessions Microsoft made was to let outside companies run their own servers on Xbox Live. Today EA is having problems, partially brought on by their new title, Burnout 3." Tycho has commentary on the issue as well.http://games.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=04/09/19/1852228
If future EA games on Xbox don't have Live support then Xbox owners are pretty much screwed.