Xbox 360 Backward Compatibility Update for April

Microsoft's just thrown down a brand new Xbox 360 backward compatibility update that adds or updates about 40 titles (give or take) to the list of Xbox games it can play. If you remember back to GDC, you'll know that Microsft's planning on ramping down the BC efforts after '07. So unless they pull out a gigantic… » 4/19/07 6:00pm 4/19/07 6:00pm

Europe's PS3's Software Backward Compatibility Graded (It's Not Good)

What would you do if you were a professor and one of your students got 1 out of 12 questions correct on an exam? Before you answer, let us tell you a story. You see, the Inquirer got their hands on a PAL PS3—you know, the ones that have software backward compatibility—and tested it out with twelve popular PS2 games.… » 3/14/07 5:43pm 3/14/07 5:43pm