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Microsoft Annocnces Xbox 360 external HD DVD
During his CES keynote speech yesterday Gates announced that MS would be shipping an HD-DVD external add-on box in 2006.

Read about it here
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At least now its getting one lol...sorta. Too bad they didnt make it internal. Wonder how big it is...
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I wonder if they are going to make games exclusive on HD-DVD or something to try to get more people to buy it
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Originally Posted by NeueZiel
I wonder if they are going to make games exclusive on HD-DVD or something to try to get more people to buy it
No, the 360's HD-DVD is not for games at all. It's for watching HD movies only.
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yup, its pretty cool, i get mine soon
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are they including these for free?

edit: thekraken, it says in the article that 50 HD games will be available by june
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Quote:
Originally Posted by OJX
Microsoft Annocnces Xbox 360 external HD DVD
During his CES keynote speech yesterday Gates announced that MS would be shipping an HD-DVD external add-on box in 2006.

Read about it here
Cant you just buy a normal external...works fine for me.
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Originally Posted by HORSEtheusername
edit: thekraken, it says in the article that 50 HD games will be available by june
HD games are not HD-DVD games. The current crop of games on standard DVD are still hi-def games. There will be no X360 games released on HD-DVD media, according to current official Microsoft statements.
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post #10 of 10
I really did think they would make an internal one.It would be much neater and better IMO
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