As planned Microsoft has today started rolling out its highly anticipated New Xbox One Experience for Xbox One gamers to enjoy. Which brings with it Xbox 360 backwards compatibility and a wealth of new features, tweaks and enhancements to both the system’s functionality and user interface.
As previously announced over 100 games will be available via the backward compatibility feature at launch with more games being added on a regular basis over the coming months.
Check out the video below to learn more about what you can expect to enjoy from the New Xbox One Experience that has started rolling out today and has been created using the feedback of Xbox One owners. Microsoft explains a little more :
The New Xbox One Experience is a complete transformation of Xbox One, integrating the speed and versatility of Windows 10. We put fans at the center of everything we do and wanted to make some big changes, including enabling one of your most requested features – the ability to play Xbox 360 games on Xbox One. We also wanted to meaningfully improve how gamers interact with Xbox One and redesigned it to make it the fastest and most social Xbox experience ever.
Xbox One Backward Compatibility. You’ll be able to play over a hundred Xbox 360 games on Xbox One starting today, with hundreds more to come. Xbox 360 game play on your Xbox One includes the added benefits of Xbox One features such as screenshots, in-home streaming, and Game DVR. You can even enjoy multiplayer with friends playing Backward Compatible titles on Xbox 360.
To start playing your Xbox 360 games on Xbox One after 12pm PST today, refresh your Game Collection to see your pre-purchased, digital Xbox 360 titles from the Backward Compatible title list in your ready to install queue or simply insert the disc for a supported Xbox 360 title and download the game to start playing it on Xbox One. In addition, for a limited time, all Xbox One owners can play backward compatible games on Xbox One with the multiplayer benefits normally available only with an Xbox Live Gold subscription. Take a look at the list of backward compatible games available now, and get started playing today.
For full details of the New Xbox One Experience update jump over to the Major Nelson website via the link below.
Source: Major Nelson
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