Is the xbox 360 arcade backwards compatible?

Answer Microsoft's Xbox 360 Arcade model does not have backwards compatibility with original Xbox video games right out of the box, because you must have a storage device, either a hard drive or memory un... Read More »

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Is Destroy All Humans 2 backwards compatible on Xbox 360?

Destroy All Humans 2 is not playable on an Xbox 360. Only the original Destroy All Humans title is backward-compatible. To check whether a game works, place it into the console while connected to X... Read More »

Is the Xbox 360 Core system backwards compatible?

Out of the box, the Xbox 360 Core system is not backwards compatible with original Xbox games. Backwards compatibility for the Xbox 360 requires a software emulator to be installed, which in turn r... Read More »

Can Xbox 360 Arcade DVD games be copied to a hard drive& played on the Xbox 360 Arcade?

You can copy any Xbox 360 game to the hard drive included on the 360 Arcade--assuming you have enough space. The Arcade is simply an Xbox sold without hard-drive add on. You will still need to inse... Read More »

What Xbox games can the Xbox 360 Arcade play?

Original Xbox titles require a hard drive to play, and have been this way since the Xbox 360 first came out. An original Xbox game will not work, because the operating system is different. Therefor... Read More »