OG Xbox Backwards Compatible Games Might Not Support Achievements

Man of the People and Head of Xbox Phil Spencer is known for being one of the most personable executives on Twitter, often taking time out of his day to answer fan questions and concerns in a polite and informative manner.

One such question dealt with the possibility of getting achievements for Original Xbox games, which is intriguing to anyone addicted to gamerscore accumulation (me). Unfortunately, Phil was quick to deflate fan expectations:

This isn’t to say that Phil Spencer and the Xbox Team are giving up on the idea altogether, merely that the correct solution has yet to present itself:

What are your opinions on the idea of achievements for Original Xbox games? Would you like to boost your gamerscore playing games like Crimson Skies? Sound off in the comments!

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Ashley Bates

Full time bearded man of Xbox One UK, and also a Senior Editor. Self-appointed Fighting Game Hype Man, because no one else on site appreciates the art of fisticuffs. Catch me on Twitter @donovan_ryder.

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