Do I need an Xbox LIVE subscription to use HBO GO in my Xbox 360? April 15, 2018 16:25 Updated Follow Yes, an Xbox LIVE subscription is necessary to be able to use HBO GO on the Xbox 360. Also, keep in mind that you need an active HBO GO subscription to enjoy HBO content in any device. Related articles How can I create a HBO GO account? How do I register for HBO GO with my pay TV operator? I got an 2010 error message. What does this mean? How can I use airplay in my Apple TV with HBO GO?