on Monday, xbox Will be celebrating its 20th anniversary and some pretty exciting announcements are expected, to say the least. One area of focus that’s rumored to be in regards to older Xbox games, which would be surprising if it weren’t an event mirroring some of the platform’s biggest releases over the years. The latest evidence of this revolves around more than a dozen Xbox 360 games receiving updates seemingly overnight, the content of which remains mysterious.
Multiple online sources are reporting that a critical update has been released to more than fifteen different Xbox 360 games this weekend. The game includes major Xbox 360 releases such as fictitious anniversary, fallout New Vegas, Assassins Creed, The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion, dead Space, Dragon Age: Origins, and many more. The nature of these updates is not yet known. The existence of these updates is all that anyone knows, as there is no indication that the updates have been activated in-game yet.
While nothing is certain about the situation, speculation points to the 20th anniversary as the reveal and official release of these updates and their nature takes place. Obviously, new content for these aging games is almost certainly out of the question. However, there is an opportunity for each of them to release optimization patches to improve their performance or enhance them in more simple ways, whether only for Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S or even Xbox One.
Customizations aren’t definitive, but it’s unclear what else the mysterious Xbox 360 game patch could be. Especially since most of the games on the list are major game releases from AAA game franchises. In other words, they’re titles that big publishers like Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, and Sega want to improve upon for modern platforms.
Xbox 360 game updates join a growing list of weird rumors spreading ahead of the Xbox 20th anniversary celebrations. Another example is the appearance of many games for the original Xbox console appearing on the Xbox Marketplace, either returning after being taken down or being listed for the first time.
Easily the biggest rumor ahead of tomorrow’s Xbox 20th anniversary is that multiplayer is halfway through. hello infinity May be launched on 15th November. Dataminted information from both the Xbox storefront and 343’s own statistical data server points to the possibility. Xbox fans just gotta watch xboxThe anniversary broadcast at 10:00 a.m. PT/1:00 p.m. ET on Monday to find out for sure.
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