thats crazy if i cant play xbox 360 games on the xbox one…remember they did this with xbox to xbox 360 but gave updates in order to play them…why not do that again…really for your loyal xbox gamers we deserve that. we made your sucess…if i gotta start over ima go with another console
The Xbox One's backwards compatibility feature . Since then, the response has been Microsoft recently said. Users have collectively spent playing Xbox 360 games on Xbox One.
I would have to agree with Firon and James. I think that you should be able to put an Xbox 360 game disc or download an Xbox 360 arcade game but have to update each game to fit the Xbox One. I think it is stupid to have to re-buy arcade games and have to let go of old Xbox 360 games that are great. I hope my opinion help, and I want to here other people’s thoughts on NO XBOX 360 GAMES ON XBOX ONE.
That is so awesome. You plug the HDMI cord from the Xbox 360 into the Xbox One’s HDMI-IN port (instead of doing that with a cable box), and then you can play your Xbox 360 games while on the Xbox One system with it’s whole interface and overlay.
Backwards compatibility is the holy grail of video game console features. Though it’s only occurred a few times, every new console prompts the question, “what am I going to do with all the games I already bought?” In November, Microsoft made a of Xbox 360 games playable on the Xbox One, including both physical and digital versions thereof. Since then, the list has been updated several times, and — as of now — it includes more than 230 titles. That seems like a lot, but with more than 1,000 titles in the Xbox 360 library, it isn’t easy to keep straight which games still work and which should stay in a box with your 360.
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That all changed during Monday, when Microsoft surprised the industry by announcing “native” backward-compatibility to play Xbox 360 games on Xbox One. But before you toss your Xbox 360 console out the window, you’ll want to check the details below. The ability to play Xbox 360 games on Xbox One is indeed great news, but there are several important factors to consider:
Playing Xbox 360 games on Xbox One is free and simple. All you need to do is insert an Xbox 360 disc or download it directly from the online marketplace. Much like Xbox One games, everything will be installed directly to your hard drive, so make sure you have enough space.
Conversely, while Microsoft will make Xbox 360 games on Xbox One available for purchase to those who have never played them, users who already own physical or digital copies of available games will get to enjoy them on their Xbox One console at no charge. Microsoft and its developer partners won’t be able to make every Xbox 360 game available for Xbox One, but if the company can eventually secure a majority of the most popular games from last generation, it will make the Xbox One a much more compelling platform as this current generation console war heats up.Yes, you can play a growing number of digital and disc-based Xbox 360 games on Xbox One. Xbox 360 games run within an emulator on Xbox One, which means you'll be able to use most features from both systems while playing games, such as screenshots, broadcasting, and Game DVR.It’s not the only game added to the backwards compatibility list, either- other new entries over the past 24 hours include de Blob 2, Arkanoid Live!, QIX++, and Of Orcs and Men, bringing the total number of Xbox 360 games playable on the Xbox One to over 230.