Xbox Live Authentication Information

NetherGames Network - Xbox Live Authentication

NetherGames Network ("NetherGames","we","us","our") web portals (,, require you to login with your Xbox Live account. However, due to restrictions imposed by the Microsoft Corporation ("Microsoft"), we are unable to directly access required data from your Xbox Live account to complete the authentication process.

Because of this, we require a Microsoft-partnered 3rd party service, OpenXBL / ("OpenXBL"), to retrieve required data from your account to authenticate you. OpenXBL and its services are protected under an NDA (non-disclosure agreement) with Microsoft and comply/operate in accordance with the law.

Your Xbox Live data is collected and used in accordance with our Data & Privacy Policy. Specific information collected by us while authenticated include:
- Your Xbox Live gamertag (in-game username)
- Your XUID (a unique identifier generated by Xbox that is used to identify users)
- Your Xbox Live account avatar image

These details are stored for the duration of your session (time you are logged in) only. Exceptions apply for your gamertag and XUID (as these may be stored in separate records linked to your in-game account).
We do not have access to or make use of personal details, for example: your account password, full name, age etc.

If you have any questions regarding the collection of your Xbox Live data, please contact NetherGames Support - [email protected]