Backwards-compatibility

04.12.14
Joystiq Weekly: PAX East, The Last Of Us: Remastered, Super Smash Bros. and more
04.12.14

Joystiq Weekly: PAX East, The Last Of Us: Remastered, Super Smash Bros. and more

This week's reveal of Charizard in Super Smash Bros.' roster is a bit of a blow to our argument th...

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12.07.13
PSA: Xbox One is not backwards compatible in dev mode
12.07.13

PSA: Xbox One is not backwards compatible in dev mode

Enabling developer mode on your Xbox One can lead to bad news bears, so doing so is generally ill-a...

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11.08.13
Streaming Xbox 360 games on Xbox One 'problematic' right now
11.08.13

Streaming Xbox 360 games on Xbox One 'problematic' right now

Back in September, at a Microsoft company meeting, cloud-based games streaming was demonstrated usi...

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09.05.13
Xbox One backward compatibility a theoretical proposal, Microsoft says
09.05.13

Xbox One backward compatibility a theoretical proposal, Microsoft says

Microsoft Senior Director Albert Penello told Gamespot this week that the Xbox One could potentiall...

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05.22.13
Don Mattrick: 'If you're backwards compatible, you're really backwards'
05.22.13

Don Mattrick: 'If you're backwards compatible, you're really backwards'

The Xbox One won't play Xbox 360 discs or XBLA games, and that doesn't really bother Microsoft Head...

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05.21.13
Xbox One not backwards compatible with 360 discs/XBLA purchases; Gamerscore does transfer
05.21.13

Xbox One not backwards compatible with 360 discs/XBLA purchases; Gamerscore does transfer

Microsoft's minty-fresh Xbox One will be unable to play Xbox 360 discs, nor will your multitude of...

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04.08.13
Bloomberg: Next Xbox has X86 AMD chip
04.08.13

Bloomberg: Next Xbox has X86 AMD chip

Microsoft will match Sony's example and use an X86 series processor from AMD in its next console, a...

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02.20.13
PlayStation 4 will stream PS1, PS2, PS3 games
02.20.13

PlayStation 4 will stream PS1, PS2, PS3 games

The PlayStation 4 will use the "PlayStation Cloud" service to stream PS1, PS2, and PS3 games, solvi...

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08.28.12
Vita firmware 1.80 adds optional touch controls for PSP games
08.28.12

Vita firmware 1.80 adds optional touch controls for PSP games

Vita firmware 1.80 adds button controls to the main menu (finally!), and, in an ironic twist, also...

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