• CoD: Modern Warfare 2 Price Skyrockets After Backward Compatibility

    27 days ago - By Price Charting

    On August 28th, 2018 Microsoft added backward compatibility for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 on Xbox One.
    The number of units sold on eBay increased 11,500% that day to 254 complete in box units sold.
    As the supply on eBay dropped the price started increasing. Prices went from an average of $4 before the announcement to $12.77 today .
    Unit sales have since cooled down, but they are still roughly 8x higher per day then before the announcement.
    Microsoft said Modern Warfare 2 was their top backward compatibility request. The sales numbers show just how popular it was. Maybe Activision...
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  • Half-Life 2, Portal, Left 4 Dead 1 & 2 Enhanced On Xbox One X

    Half-Life 2, Portal, Left 4 Dead 1 & 2 Enhanced On Xbox One X

    27 days ago - By Game Informer

    This morning majornelson tweeted out four new backward compatible Xbox 360 games now available with enhanced graphics for the Xbox One X. Joining the enhanced library, players can now experience classic titles Half-Life 2: The Orange Box, Portal: Still Alive, Left 4 Dead and Left 4 Dead 2 now with upgraded visuals and higher resolutions on the Xbox One X.
    The four games announced today join 17 other enhanced titles including Crackdown, Assassin's Creed, Red Dead Redemption, Halo 3, The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, and more, making for a grand total of 21...
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  • Kunio-kun: The World Classics Collection adds Double Dragon games to its archive

    Kunio-kun: The World Classics Collection adds Double Dragon games to its archive

    27 days ago - By Destructoid

    A Kunio-kun compilation is going to be releasing in Japan this December. Coming to the PC, Xbox One, PS4, and Switch, it is set to include 18 games that span the entire legacy of Kunio-kun. If you aren't familiar with that name, the series has been localized under numerous different titles including River City Ransom and Super Dodge Ball. In a weird twist, though, the compilation will also be including some Double Dragon love.
    Alongside some standout NES classics, you'll be able to partake of Double Dragon , Double Dragon II , and Double Dragon III. These will likely be based on the arcade...
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  • Four classic Valve titles added to Enhanced Xbox One X backwards Compatibility Collection

    Four classic Valve titles added to Enhanced Xbox One X backwards Compatibility Collection

    28 days ago - By Gaming Nexus

    Microsoft announced through Major Nelson's blog today that four classic Valve titles are getting added to the Enhanced Backwards Comparability collection for the Xbox One X. If you are wondering what exactly does that mean, here is the official description from Microsoft:
    Xbox 360 games that are enhanced for Xbox One X run at a higher resolution and 9X the original pixel count on Xbox One X. The power of Xbox One X enables the Xbox 360 emulator to showcase the very best version of the game possible with the existing assets-all without touching the game code.
    So in a nutshell, games from...
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  • Enhanced Versions of 4 Valve Classics Now Playable on Xbox One X

    Enhanced Versions of 4 Valve Classics Now Playable on Xbox One X

    28 days ago - By Game Skinny

    Larry "Major Nelson" Hyrb has announced that, starting today, enhanced versions of four more Xbox One Backward Compatible titles will be playable on Xbox One X : Valve classics Half-Life 2: The Orange Box , Portal: Still Alive , Left 4 Dead , and Left 4 Dead 2 .
    "Xbox 360 games enhanced for Xbox One X run at a higher resolution and 9X the original pixel count," Hyrb's post states.
    Without altering the game's original code, enhanced titles "showcase the very best version possible with the existing assets."
    With these additions, there are now 21 enhanced Xbox 360 titles playable on Xbox One...
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