Boyd Multerer

Xbox One developers can port Windows 8 games easily onto the console, says Microsoft

Xbox director of development Boyd Multerer has said porting a game from Windows 8 onto Xbox One is easy for developers: if s studio can write a game in DirectX on PC, the team already knows how to “write a game in Xbox One.”

7 years ago

Boyd Multerer headlines

  • Xbox One's dev-kit features, self-publishing outlined

    Microsoft announced last night that Xbox One will allow studios to self-publish on the format, and that the console itself can be used as a dev-kit, potentially putting development power into the hands of everyone. The company has shed light on what this all means from a development standpoint in a new interview.

    8 years ago
  • Xbox One architecture panel live streaming on Twitch

    Major Nelson will be hosting a live stream at any minute discussing the architecture of Xbox One.

    8 years ago
  • NXE to offer community games in new regions

    Microsoft’s confirmed that NXE’s community games are to head to new regions, following news that plenty of countries didn’t have access to the content when 360’s new UI launched.Singapore, Australia and New Zealand will all get access to community games from December 15.“If our annual Dream-Build-Play competition taught us one thing, it is that there […]

    12 years ago