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Old 02-27-01, 03:20 PM
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Any new stories about the X box playing DC cames out of the box ? I looked around but did not see anything about it.
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When rumors started flying about a Sega/Microsoft meeting, it was speculated that Microsoft might be planning on including a DC chip in their Xbox that would allow Dreamcast software to be played. Microsoft has denied any such thing. Instead, I believe, the meeting between the two companies was to discuss Sega producing software for multiple platforms. So, it doesn't appear as if the Xbox running the DC games rumor is accurate.

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It would be great if true.
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The only thing I've heard is the inclusion of licensed Bleemcast software, being that the X-Box will be running a modified windows platform. Otherwise, that's it.
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It's highly unlikely, but anything is possible now that Sega is out of the console business and an official third part developer. But I think the X Box is too far along in development (infact according to MS it's done) for it to be a possibility.

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