Entries in 'backwards compatibility' (16)

Red Dead Redemption sales spike following Xbox One backwards compatibility announcement

Red Dead Redemption sales spike following Xbox One backwards compatibility announcement

Sales of Red Dead Redemption for Xbox 360 have shot up by nearly 6,000 per cent in just a day on Amazon. 

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 6th 2016 at 1:56PM in News
Dark Souls being added to Xbox One backwards compatibility

Dark Souls being added to Xbox One backwards compatibility

One of the last generation’s most celebrated releases appears to be heading to the Xbox 360 backwards compatibility list for Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 16th 2016 at 9:36AM in News
Microsoft says Xbox One Red Dead Redemption release was an error

Microsoft says Xbox One Red Dead Redemption release was an error

A small number of users were able to download a backwardly compatible Xbox One version of Rockstar’s much cherished Red Dead Redemption at the weekend.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 8th 2016 at 10:28AM in News
PS4 will get PS2 emulation, Sony confirms

PS4 will get PS2 emulation, Sony confirms

It’s not just Xbox One owners that will be able to play older games – Sony has plans for its own backwards compatibility.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Nov 20th 2015 at 9:24AM in News

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Microsoft hits back at Sony's game-sharing jibe with backwards compatibility video

Microsoft hits back at Sony's game-sharing jibe with backwards compatibility video

Xbox One is now backwardly compatible with some Xbox 360 titles, and Microsoft is doing all it can to make the most of the positive PR.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 13th 2015 at 11:28AM in News
Microsoft explains Xbox One backwards compatibility for 360 DLC

Microsoft explains Xbox One backwards compatibility for 360 DLC

DLC for backwardly compatible Xbox 360 games will work on Xbox One, but a tiny hoop must be jumped through.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 12th 2015 at 3:57PM in News
104 backwards-compatible games named for Xbox One

104 backwards-compatible games named for Xbox One

Microsoft has named the 104 Xbox 360 games that will be available via Xbox One’s backwards compatibility patch later this week.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 9th 2015 at 3:20PM in News
Xbox One backwards compatibility launch list hits next week ahead of update

Xbox One backwards compatibility launch list hits next week ahead of update

The full list of backwards compatible Xbox 360 titles for Xbox One is set to arrive next Monday.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 4th 2015 at 10:02PM in News

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Backwards compatibility update hitting Xbox One next month

Backwards compatibility update hitting Xbox One next month

Microsoft will publicly roll out its Xbox 360 backwards compatibility update for Xbox One on November 12th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 27th 2015 at 3:13PM in News
Rock Band 4 Xbox One release and instrument adapter to be sold separately

Rock Band 4 Xbox One release and instrument adapter to be sold separately

The legacy instruments adapter for the Xbox One release of Rock Band 4 has been made available for individual purchase, Harmonix has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Sep 24th 2015 at 5:39AM in News
Original Xbox could be added to Xbox One backwards compatibility

Original Xbox could be added to Xbox One backwards compatibility

Xbox 360 titles may not be the end of Microsoft’s backwards compatibility ambitions for Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2015 at 10:30AM in News
GAMESCOM: Xbox One backwards compatibility rolls out in November

GAMESCOM: Xbox One backwards compatibility rolls out in November

Xbox One’s backwards compatibility with Xbox 360 games will be rolled out to all users in November.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2015 at 3:34PM in News

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22 games confirmed for Xbox One's 360 backwards compatibility

22 games confirmed for Xbox One's 360 backwards compatibility

The Xbox 360 games available to Xbox One Preview members has been confirmed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 16th 2015 at 12:06PM in News
MICROSOFT: Xbox One gets Xbox 360 backwards compatibility

MICROSOFT: Xbox One gets Xbox 360 backwards compatibility

Well, here’s a surprise – Xbox One will soon offer Xbox 360 game backwards compatibility.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 15th 2015 at 5:55PM in News