Original Xbox games coming to backward compatibility

Brodie Fogg 12 June 2017

xbox-backwards-compatibility

Phil Spencer announces classic titles are coming to the Xbox One's backward compatibility service.

During Microsoft's E3 conference, Phil Spencer revealed that original Xbox games are being added the Xbox One's backward compatibility service.

Soon after the reveal of Xbox One X and a handful of exclusive games, Phil stood on stage in front of the classic Xbox logo making the announcement, to roaring cheers from the crowd.

Like Xbox 360 games, classic Xbox games will be tidied up a little with upgraded visuals on Microsoft's current family of consoles. Spencer only confirmed one title for classic Xbox compatibility, Crimson Skies: High Road to Revenge but stay tuned for more announcements.

$599 Xbox One S Gears of War 4 Bundle (2TB) from Microsoft Store

View details

$499.00 Xbox One S Gears of War 4 (1TB) from Microsoft Store

View details

$499.00 Xbox One S Battlefield 1 (1TB) from Microsoft Store

View details

Xbox One S 1TB Console - Halo Wars 2 Bundle from Microsoft Store

View details

Latest gaming headlines

Latest gaming deals on finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au:

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, read the PDS or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.
Ask a question