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Starl1ght Aug 9, 2022
Announcements

Starl1ght joins the Xbox Ambassadors team

Hey Ambassadors! I’m Starl1ght. So much of my life has been shaped by gaming and the community that came with it. While most of my gaming background is in competitive gaming and esports, I grew up playing on Xbox. I’m beyond excited to be a part of the Xbox Ambassadors team! Gaming was (and still […]

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Fifthpaw Aug 9, 2022
Community

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2022: Xbox Ambassadors Share Their Stories

Today is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples! The wonderful art accompanying this blog was created in the traditional art style used by the Snoqualmie people by Bethany Fackrell. You can also find her on Instagram and Facebook. Each piece of the art tells a different story. For example, the five circles towards the […]

A logo of an Xbox controller surrounded by a laurel, colored yellow, green, blue and red. There are various disability-themed stickers around it
Fifthpaw Jul 5, 2022
Community

Disability Pride Month ’22: Xbox Ambassador Stories

“When everyone plays, we all win”  This year we are celebrating Disability Pride Month! The Xbox Ambassadors program is about amplifying and highlighting voices within our awesome community. So, we asked fellow Ambassadors that are a part of the Disability Community to share their personal stories about gaming with disabilities and what accessibility features they […]

A logo of an Xbox controller surrounded by a laurel. Filling the logo are several LGBTQIA+ pride flags, expanding out from the middle of the logo.
Fifthpaw Jun 1, 2022
Community

Pride Month ’22: Xbox Ambassadors Share Their Stories

Happy Pride Month! The Xbox Ambassadors program has always been about amplifying and highlighting voices within our awesome community. In anticipation of Pride, we asked LGBTQIA+ members of our community how games with LGBTQIA+ representation have impacted them and to share their own stories about being a member of a gaming community.    We received hundreds […]

An illustration of many people's heads with their eyes closed in a pondering manner
Fifthpaw May 23, 2022
Community

Mental Health Awareness Month 2022: Xbox Ambassadors Share their Stories

Hey, everyone! At the beginning of the month, we celebrated the start of Asian & Pacific Islander Heritage Month and we definitely recommend checking out the wonderful stories in that blog.  However, May also happens to be Mental Health Awareness Month. A while back we asked a question on the Xbox Ambassadors forum: What video […]

The Xbox Ambassadors logo colored in orange on a light red, pink and light blue circular textured background with clouds and flowery silhouettes.
Fifthpaw May 2, 2022
API Heritage Month

Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2022: Xbox Ambassadors Share Their Stories

Today marks the start of Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! The Xbox Ambassadors program has always been about amplifying and highlighting voices within our awesome community. So, in celebration, we asked those who identify as Asian/Pacific Islander how games with API representation have impacted them and to share their own stories about being a […]

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Fifthpaw Mar 1, 2022
Community

Women’s History Month 2022: Xbox Ambassadors Share Their Stories

Happy Women’s History Month! Highlighting and amplifying community voices is core to the Xbox Ambassadors community. So, in celebration, we asked those who identify as women how games with female representation have impacted them and to share their own stories about being a member of a gaming community.  Here are their stories in their own […]

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Fifthpaw Feb 1, 2022
Black History Month

Black History Month 2022: Xbox Ambassadors Share Their Stories

Hey, happy Black History Month! The Xbox Ambassadors program has always been about highlighting and amplifying voices within our wonderful community. So, in celebration, we asked those who identify as Black/African American how games with diverse representation have impacted them and to share their own stories about being a member of a gaming community.  We […]

A graphic depicting five Xbox Avatars. From left to right is a woman wearing a hearing aid, a woman with a prosthetic leg waving, a woman in a wheelchair, a man holding an Xbox Adaptive Controller and a man with a prosthetic arm crouched down
Fifthpaw Oct 22, 2021
Blog

Xbox Ambassadors with Disabilities Share Their Gaming Stories

Highlighting and amplifying community voices has always been important to the Xbox Ambassadors community. So, in celebration of the disability community this month, we reached out to our Xbox MVPs and Community Champions who are a part of the community and asked them to share their own gaming stories. Here are their stories in their […]

A Hispanic Heritage Month themed banner with the Xbox Ambassadors logo in the middle of a bright orange background. Above the graphic are multiple colors flowing like waves with flowers and plants stemming from them.
Fifthpaw Sep 15, 2021
Community

Hispanic Heritage Month 2021: Xbox Ambassadors Share Their Stories

Hey, happy Hispanic Heritage Month! Highlighting and amplifying community voices is core to the Xbox Ambassadors community, so in celebration, we asked those who identify as Hispanic/Latino how games with diverse representation have impacted them and to share their own stories about being a member of the Hispanic/Latino gaming community. We received hundreds of responses, and with […]

Key art from the video game Night in the Woods
Fifthpaw Aug 25, 2021
Community

#XAIndieLovers: 5 Indie Games to take on Holiday

Written by zatomas and ThorX360 Hey Xbox Ambassadors, we’ve got great news: we really believe that diversity in gaming also means promoting different genres and games. And this includes indie titles! We love indies. So this blog post will be the first of a series – #XAIndieLovers – focused on spotlighting the most interesting indie […]

Xbox Ambassadors banner for International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
Fifthpaw Aug 9, 2021
Community

International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2021: Xbox Ambassadors Share Their Stories

Today is International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples! Highlighting and amplifying community voices is core to the Xbox Ambassadors community. So, in celebration, we asked those who identify as Indigenous how games with diverse representation have impacted them and to share their own stories about being a member of a gaming community. We received […]