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Well, according to Andrew, the upcoming Windows 8 OS will include a feature which allows you to play Xbox 360 games on your PC.
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Not news, hence the name "Rumorpedia"

OT: I'm not buying it, it wouldn't be too beneficial financially to do this.
    
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Actually, turns out this was discovered back in April and from what I've heard it's not natively part of W8, but it's part of Microsoft Research's Giano simulator.
Edited by Peroxide - 5/24/11 at 11:16am
    
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Seriously, that would be awesome if true. I might actually get to play through the halo games.
    
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Never going to happen, Never say never you say? Well I am saying NEVER.

I would believe that each copy of windows 8 will come with a pre-installed VMware of a linux distro before this.
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Yep, not news. But would be pretty cool if true.
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What a stupid rumour. Console gaming is profitable... if you can play it on your PC, then you make it PC gaming... which isn't as profitable.
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Hmmmm =/
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Originally Posted by 98uk View Post
What a stupid rumour. Console gaming is profitable... if you can play it on your PC, then you make it PC gaming... which isn't as profitable.
Ehh.. It's more like combining them, not separating them.
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