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Is backwards compatibility the Xbox One X's best feature?

Is backwards compatibility the Xbox One X's best feature?

Eric Frederiksen

Listen, I’m really excited about the Xbox One X. It’s a beast of a system with a very bright future. But the thing I never expected was that the system’s most exciting feature would be its backwards compatibility. While that feature isn’t exclusive to the Xbox One X by any means, the X is doing new things for it that make it a fascinating feature that belongs on the marquee right next...

We got all the Xboxes together to meet the Xbox One X!

We got all the Xboxes together to meet the Xbox One X!

Eric Frederiksen

The Xbox One X, the system Microsoft calls “the most powerful console ever,” is nearly here. While we can’t dig into our impressions just yet, we wanted to take a look back at Xbox through the years. So we got the whole family together – with a couple minor exceptions – for some photos. We couldn’t get them to all dress up in the same sweaters, but we did manage to get them into a few...

Xbox One's original Xbox compatibility is still coming this year

Xbox One's original Xbox compatibility is still coming this year

Eric Frederiksen

In a whole list of cool announcements at Microsoft’s E3 show this summer, one of the coolest – even if it was pretty low key – was the announcement of original Xbox backwards compatibility coming to Xbox One. Since the announcement, though, we haven’t heard a thing. The feature is still coming this year, though, Xbox box Phil Spencer says, and even implied there’s something we don’t...