Xbox One owners who use the system’s developer tool menus to try making the console backwards compatible with Xbox 360 games could end up bricking their console, according to Major Nelson. The reason the warning was issued in the first place, is due to an image making a round or three on the Internet. The […]
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Xbox One won’t be backwards compatible, and it’s not like anyone was expecting it to be, really; however, according to Microsoft’s Don Mattrick, such thinking is “backwards” anyway.
Sony is planning to introduce a new intuitive for PSP owners looking to bring their games to Vita. According to the latest Dengeki, SCEJ is looking into a deal where PSP owners can get downloads of their PSP UMD games for a special price, although no more details on the potential offer was confirmed in […]
Support for both GameCube games and hardware is being ejected by Nintendo for its upcoming Wii re-design. Merry Christmas. [Update] Eurogamer has reported that, in addition, the existing Wii model will be phased out.
SCEA CEO Jack Tretton said in a roundtable with journalists at E3 today that he would have liked to have had backwards compatibility in PlayStation 3, but the company has made its decision and is sticking with it. He explained that Sony did “not take a greater hit on production cost without losing PlayStation’s heritage” […]
According to this, the latest issue of EGM carries an interview with Sony US’s SVP of marketing, in which he says, backward compatibility is “important to us”. In the same piece, PlayStation Network director Eric Lempell said that PS2 games may yet be offered over PSN for PS3: “We haven’t talked about that yet, but […]
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